Assisting in Worship Today

Greeters………………………………………………………...Jamie & John Applebach

Nursery........................................................................................Katie Gibson & Lisa Woods

Children’s Corner……………………………………………....Ashley & Dave Hejmanowski                                                                                                                                  

Hospitality Hour………………………………………………..Melissa Jones & Stacey Ullom                                                                                                                                        

Acolytes………………………………………………………...Henry & Evy English

Liturgist…………………………………………………….......Julia Foster

Usher Captain…………………………………………………..Lon Lowry

Trustee of the Month……………………………………………Jim Bartha

 

Next Sunday, the following will assist.

Greeters………………………………………………………... Sheila & Van Ayers.

Nursery………………………………………………………….DeAnna & Dan Zahniser

Children’s Corner……………………………………………….Natalie & J.B. Ritchie

Hospitality Hour………………………………………………...Demi Badger & Vicki Lefevre

Acolytes…………………………………………………………Stephen Haase & Sarah Jenkins

Liturgist……………………………………………………….....Mary Jean Roach

 

   Asbury United Methodist Church Leadership

                

                   Christian Education Director

Susan Speer-Powers

 

 

 

Lay Leadership

Leslie Beyer-Hermsen, Lay Leader

Dennis Sheets, Worship Chairperson

 

 

                                   

                                   Support Staff

Dawn McCleery,  Administrative Assistant

Tom Szymkowiak, Custodian

 

 

Music Ministry

Jan Swanson, Director of Music and Choirs

Luke Tegtmeier,  Organist

Carol Brulotte, Bell Choir Director

Peter Baylis, Alleluia Choir Director

 

How to Reach Us

Rev. Philip Wilden

Church: 363-3611

Parsonage: 363-8454

Email: pastorphil@asburyohio.org

Dawn McCleery

Hours:  Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Church: 740-363-3611   Email: church@asburyohio.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                         

 

 

 

 

 

                         

 

                             Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

         July 15, 2018

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.      Worship - 10:45 a.m.

“Whoever you are, whatever your circumstances, however you identify yourself, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, if you come here to find God, you are welcome."

                                                                                                                                                                       

Hymn Sing                                                                                                               Brad Ross

 

Passing the Peace                                                                                                                    

            Leader:    The peace of God be with you.

            All:          And also with you

            Leader:    Let us offer signs of peace to one another.  

 

 Prelude                                             Fairest Lord Jesus                               Teresa Wilhelmi

 

*Please silence all electronic devices.

Please sign the Friendship Pads as they are handed to you.*


 

Ì Call to Worship

           Leader:  We are a people created to sing praise to God!

           People:  We are called to share the Good News with others.

           Leader:  We worship the God who has said, “Yes!” to humanity in Jesus Christ.

           People:  We give thanks to the God who gives the Spirit in our hearts.

                 All:  Glory be to God, Creator, Christ, and Spirit, giver of all good gifts.

 

Ì Hymn 2130 (FWS)                              The Summons                                          Kelvingrove

 

ÌPrayer

            God of the sojourners, we ask your presence with us on our journey through life. Help us to be faithful to your ways of love and grace. Keep us from helpless despair. Give us the power to make your love known, even in this world that seems so bent on war and hate. Through the power of the Holy Spirit we pray.  Amen.

 

 

                                                        S E R V I C E   O F   T H E   W O R D

 

Anthem                                                  Panis Angelicus                                        César Franck

                                                          Sarah Brook, Soprano

 

 

Scripture Lesson                                          Isaiah 6:1-8

                                                 The Word of the Lord. Thanks be to God.

 

 

Prayers of Thanksgiving, Intercession, and Petition

 

 

Children’s Moment                                                                                           Rev. Jon Powers

(FWS 2233) This, this is where children belong, welcomed as part of the worshiping throng. Water, God’s Word, bread and cup, prayer, and song: this is where children belong. Children from age 3 to 2nd grade may leave for the Children’s Corner quiet activity time following the Children’s Moment. They will return to their parents before worship ends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        Scripture Lesson                              Matthew 28:16-20

                                        The Gospel of our Lord. Praise to you, Jesus Christ.

 

        Sermon                                                 “Now What?”                                 Megan Buehler

 

 

            R E C E I V I N G   T H E   T I T H E S   A N D    O F F E R I N G S    O F    T H E    P E O P L E

 

         Offertory                                             Praise the Lord                                  Natalie Sleeth

                                                           Sarah Brook, Drew Brook      

               

        Ì Doxology 94

 

       Ì Blessing over the Gifts

 

                                         

                                                                           S E N D I N G   F O R T H

 

         Ministry Moments

              

        Ì Hymn 2172 (FWS)                           We Are Called                                 We Are Called                            

 

        Ì Benediction

 

       Ì Benediction Response                          Surely, Surely

                                                            Surely, surely, I am with you always.

                                                            Surely, surely, until the end of the age.

                                                                        I am with you, always.

 

        Postlude                                      Just a Closer Walk with Thee                 Teresa Wilhelmi

 

 

                         UMH refers to United Methodist Hymnal; FWS refers to The Faith We Sing.

                             ÌPlease stand, if you are able. Congregation responds with bold words.

                         Hearing assistance devices and large print hymnals and bulletins are available

                           from the ushers.