Bulletin 

Rocherty Church

May 20, 2018

Pentecost Sunday

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

                                                                                   Worship Leaders LaVerne Shirk & Larry Sheaf

                                                 Greeters                              Earl & Anna Houser

Organist & Pianist                                                  Jackie Reist

 

GATHERING FOR WORSHIP

PRELUDE                                                                    Prayer & Meditation

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

OPENING PRAYER                                                        Betty Dourte, Lay Leader

*CALL TO WORSHIP:                                                                              (Responsive)

Leader:            Come, Holy Spirit, come.

People:            We are ready and waiting.

Leader:            Come, Holy Spirit, come.

People:            We yearn for your presence and power.

Leader:            Come, Holy Spirit, come.

People:            Bring your gifts and your guidance.

Leader:            Come, Holy Spirit, come.

 

*OPENING HYMN:                     # 22                     Blessed Be the Name

FELLOWSHIP TIME:                                                      Greet your neighbor

CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER:                                                          (Unison)

Holy God empower us with your Holy Spirit, that as your daughters and sons, we may prophesy truth to power. Inspire within us the dreams of youth and the visions of age. Cause wonders to occur, not just in the heavens above, but on the earth below, that your justice may spring forth with tremors of righteousness and love. In the power of your mighty Spirit, we pray. 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 104: 24 – 34 

PRAYER CONCERNS                                                                              

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

 

HYMN:                         # 293                              I Am Trusting Thee, Lord Jesus


SCRIPTURE LESSON:                                                            Exodus 3: 1 – 15

MESSAGE:                                                   “Moses, God's Chosen Leader”

                                                             Special Guest Speaker: Mr. Dave Hahnlen

GOING FORTH TO SERVE


*CLOSING HYMN:        # 465               I'll Go Where You Want Me to Go          


*BENEDICTION: 

*POSTLUDE         

FLOWERS:


The flowers are given by the Kiphorn Family in memory of William “Skip” Kiphor 

 

Announcements


5/20 – Mission Sunday

5/23 – Bible Study – 6:30 PM

5/30 – Bible Study – 6:30 PM

 

Pastor will be away May 18, 19 and 20. The Rev. Jim Heath is covering emergencies. Contact Fran Light – 717-274-0163 

We would like to thank Mr. Dave Hahnlen as he supplies the pulpit for today and brings us God's word.


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

  

Church Email:  rochertychurch@rochertyumc.org

Website:  www.rochertyumc.org