Bulletin 

Rocherty Church

May 19, 2019

 Fifth Sunday of Easter

  Head - Jesus Christ
Ministers - All of God's People
Pastor - The Rev. Lawrence E. Richard

                  Worship Leader                                Evie Buck                    

Greeters                                Geri Dundore/Gail Daub

Organist & Pianist                                              Jean Richard

 

GATHERING FOR WORSHIP

PRELUDE                                                                    Prayer & Meditation

 

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

OPENING PRAYER                                            

 

*CALL TO WORSHIP:                                                            (Responsive)

Leader: The Holy One knows each sheep, calling to us by name.

People: We hear the voice of Jesus, calling us to follow him.

Leader: The Holy One sees our need, feeding us with wisdom and truth.

People: We know the voice of Jesus, leading us to goodness and peace.

Leader: The Holy One protects and guides us, showing us the way to eternal life.

People: Let us worship our Shepherd, who calls us here.

 

*OPENING HYMN:             # 243                                Jesus Loves Even Me

FELLOWSHIP TIME:                                                      Greet your neighbor

 

CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER:                                                          (Unison)

God of love and goodness, you lead us into pastures of plenty, giving us food for our bodies and nourishment for our souls. You show us the source of salvation, filling our hearts with the clean, fresh water of your love. You guide us on difficult paths, comforting us with the assurance of eternal life in your name. Help us recognize your voice, that we may be at peace in your presence, even when we are afraid. Amen.

 

Please use prayer cards in the pew for prayer requests and hand them to the usher. Thank you.

 

PRESENTATION OF TITHES AND OFFERINGS:

 

*DOXOLOGY                                                        (WORSHIP BOOK PAGE 6)

 

HEARING GOD'S WORD

 

FIRST SCRIPTURE:                                                                          Psalm 148

 

PRAYER CONCERNS                                                                              

THE LORD'S PRAYER:                                           (Use Debts and Debtors)

 

HYMN:                          # 251                                                Jesus Loves Me

 

SCRIPTURE LESSON:                                                            John 13: 31 - 35     

MESSAGE:                                    A New Command, Love One Another

 

GOING FORTH TO SERVE

 

*CLOSING HYMN:         # 360                                   I Would Be Like Jesus

 

*BENEDICTION: 

 

*POSTLUDE         

FLOWERS:

 

 

Announcements

 

5/19 Mission Sunday

 

6/3 Trustees' Fund Offering

6/7 Clean, set up Pavilion for Yard Sale – 6 PM

6/8 Pancake Breakfast/Yard Sale – 7 AM

6/13-15 Annual Conference

6/16 Father's Day – Mission Sunday

6/30 Rocherty Picnic Meeting after S.S.

           

 

We would appreciate it if folks would save their soda caps as well as milk caps and bring them here to the church and give to Fran light.

 

     

COLLECTION: – please drop off in Rocherty Fellowship Hall

Any Computer related equipment – monitors, desktops, keyboards, printers, printer cartridges, etc.

 

Empty Egg Cartons – please put any empty egg cartons on top of the mailbox cabinet in fellowship hall.  Fran Light will pick up.  Thank you for your support in this effort.

 

 

 

 

Rocherty Church

255 Village Drive

Lebanon, PA. 17042

717-926-8206

 


A traditional faith community where the

Holy Bible is the authoritative

Word of God

 

 

Website:  www.rochertyumc.org