Today’s guest speaker is Dr. Renny Domske.
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Gathering Around the Word
Prelude Music Director Robert Senay
CHORAL INTROIT “40 Days and 40 Nights”
CALL TO WORSHIP from Psalm 5
Leader: Give ear to my words, O Lord. Consider my sighings,
. for to You I pray.
People: Listen to my cry for help, my King and my God. In
the morning, O Lord, You hear my voice.
Leader: In the morning I lay my requests before You. I by
Your great mercy will come into Your house.
People: You are not a God who takes pleasure in evil.
The arrogant cannot stand in Your presence.
Leader: Lead me, O Lord, in Your righteousness. Make
Straight Your way before me.
People: I by Your great mercy will come into Your house.
In reverence will I bow down toward Your great
.INVOCATION Dr. Domske
HYMN “Holy, Holy, Holy” 323
PRAYER OF CONFESSION
Lord, often we are not good at keeping our promises. Because of our failures, sometimes we find it hard to believe You will keep Your promises. Sometimes it is hard to have faith enough to believe. The world tells us we are foolish to believe in You and put our trust in You. We put off committing ourselves completely to You. Forgive us. We are slow to love anyone but ourselves. Continue to love us. Help us to give ourselves bit by bit completely to You.
ASSURANCE OF PARDON
*Time of silent prayer
*Passing the Peace
L: The peace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with you.
P: And also, with you.
*Response – Gloria Patri
CHOIR ANTHEM “Beyond the Cross”
Prayer for Illumination
Scripture reading New Test. l Corinthians 12: 12-31
Gospel John 5: 1-9
L: The Word of the Lord
P: Thanks be to God!
Sermon “Your Marriage by Zoom”
HYMN “The Church’s One Foundation” 547
*Apostles Creed (found inside the back cover of the hymnal)
Presentation of our tithes and offering
Offertory Choir Anthem Organ solo Robert Senay
Doxology (Hymnal page 382)
Prayer of dedication
Concerns and Celebrations
Prayers of the People Dr. Domske
The Lord’s Prayer
HYMN “Softly and Tenderly” 432
CHOIR POSTLUDE “Christ Be Beside Me”
BIRTHDAYS: April 3 Evelyn Wood
5 Bob Clifford
7 Susan West
ANNIVERSASRIES: 10 Jim &Sue Gregg
SYMPATHY: Family of Jamie Lee Kearns
Family of Zona White
JOYS & CONCERNS Evelyn Wood is 100 years today. If
You did not get that card in the mail, you can still send it. She can celebrate all week.
Prayers for our soldiers that have been deployed to help overseas and pray for the Ukraine people.
CONTINUED PRAYERS for: Susan Schively, Melissa Pedigo, Aaron Blake, Chuck Dicks, June & Keith McGill, Tim Knabenshue, Frank Huffman, Frank & Nellie Baker, Tom Westfall, MaryAnn Durila, Elaine Belcascro, Sandy Stone, Diane Bednarski, Matt Petrola, , Laura Davis, Nancy Hepinger, Betsy Martin, Ed Horne, Sarah Wilson, Robin Durila, Bill Poland, Amy Ward, the Warlow Family, Pat Haggerty, Nancy Youmans Ina Henderson, Jean Westfall, Don Cunningham, Carl, Vicky Byers and Betty Fisher
Remember Our Food Collection. – And Jesus said, “You give them something to eat.” Mark 6: 37. Please let Betty Fisher know if you are aware of anyone within the community that may be in need at this time.
You have until Sunday April 10th to order your Easter flowers. Order forms are on the table in the back of the sanctuary. See Cheryl Bell for any questions.
We will be participating in the “One Great Hour of Sharing” during this Lenten Season as we always have. Envelopes are in the pews for your convenience in giving to this much needed program.
Mark your calendar:
* Next Sunday is Palm Sunday with Rev. Dave Mason.
* Maundy Thursday Service with Communion At 7 PM April 14th with Rev. Dave Mason.
*Good Friday Service at Upper Buffalo at 7 PM
*Easter Sunrise Service at 7 AM April 17th with breakfast to follow and Traditional Easter Service at 11 AM with Dr. Renny Domske.
Session and Trustees will meet Monday April 11th at 7 PM.
Women’s Missionary will meet Tuesday April 12th at 9:30 AM.
We are a small, rural Presbyterian church in southwestern Pennsylvania.