August 29 Virtual and In Person Worship

On Sunday, August 29, 2021 We will be worshipping in person at 9:00 AM in the sanctuary. Masks are required in order to protect those who are unvaccinated and to limit the spread of the Delta Variant of the Covid-19 virus.  The bulletin for the service may be found by clicking HERE.

We are also continuing to offer our YouTube worship service which you may reach by clicking HERE. An audio Podcast of our worship service may be found by clicking HERE. The radio version of the service (shorter) is found HERE. The bulletin for this service may be found HERE.

Sermon: “Ordinances and Statutes”

Theme:  We are called to learn and observe the law of God so that we may practice what is at the heart of the relationship God desires we develop.

Purpose:  To understand how to observe the law of God wisely.

Scriptures:  Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-9  Moses calls the people to observe the statutes and ordinances from God.

                    Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23  The disciples are confronted by Pharisees regarding their practices.

Questions: What do we mean when we speak of the “law of God?” In what ways are we obligated to observe the laws of the Old Testament? In what ways are we not bound by the old laws? How do we know the difference between what was in he past to educate and shape God’s people and what we need to observe today? How should we respond to those who continue to call for obedience to Levitical laws? How does God want us to live today in righteousness?

Description for Sunday Worship, August 29, 2021

Scripture is read from NRSV Bible (New Revised Standard Version)

Permission to podcast/stream the service music obtained from ONE LICENSE,
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Prelude      ”If I Speak Words of Wisdom”              by Marcus Pagnam

Opening Song: If I Speak Words Of Wisdom (I Will Remain)     by Marcus Pagnam

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Marcus Pagnam

© Marcus Pagnam – (Admin. by Jubilate Hymns Ltd)

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The Presbyterian Hymnal # 579 Gloria Patri   
Public Domain   
Glory Be to the Father   
TEXT: Trad. liturgical text. Composer: Henry W. Greatorex (1851)   

Sending Music:  The Presbyterian Hymnal #391 “Take My Life” (vs. 1-4)
TEXT: Frances Ridley Havergal , 1874
MUSIC (HENDON H. A. César Malan, 1827

Glory to God Hymnal # 765 May the God of Hope Go With Us (chorus only)
TEXT: Alvin Schutmaat, 1984
MUSIC (ARGENTINA with refrain): Argentine folk melody

Liturgist:  Wendy Johnson

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