FALCON HEIGHTS CHURCH, UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
March 22, 2020, 10:30 a.m.
4th Sunday in Lent: Creed
As seekers and servants growing in God’s transforming love, we will speak the truth in love, celebrate each other’s gifts and perspectives, and choose the good of the whole church over our individual preferences and comforts.
WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
* OPENING VERSE
* SILENT PRAYER
* PRAYING TOGETHER (All)
Holy God, ever present with us, we are mindful of these times in which we live. Uncertainty, anxiety, and fear are present among us as we listen to and care for one another in these days. We ask that your peace and healing presence be with us, as we pray for and hold each other in love. We ask your guidance and direction as we live out your command to love one another as we are called to love you. In the name of the one who has called us and prepared us for these challenging days, we pray. Amen.
* PASSING THE PEACE OF CHRIST
CHILDREN’S MESSAGE FOR ALL OF US
READING: Psalm 23
MESSAGE: God Who Accompanies Us
Rev. Rick King
by Bobby McFerrin
(Click the link above to see and hear the video)
SHARING OUR JOYS AND CONCERNS
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE AND JESUS’ PRAYER (All)
Our Father-Mother, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. They will be done on earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil; for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen.
BRINGING AND DEDICATING OUR GIFTS
All that we have, all that we give this day, Holy One, already belongs to you. Bless these, our gifts, and give us vision to use them to glorify