In this act of worship, we come in faith , faith that our problems will not defeat us, faith that our hearts and spirits can be renewed, faith that we are not alone; for you are with us.
Thanks be to you, God our Savior, for meeting us here in this time and place. Thanks be to
you for forgiving us, for freeing us, and for strengthening us to be your disciples in this life.
We are filled with the grace, mercy, and peace of God. We are filled with the love of Jesus Christ. We give thanks that we are blessed, and we commit ourselves to be a blessing to others. With the indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit, we are called to be faithful ambassadors in every place, wherever we work, learn and play. Who will guide us into all truths, equipping and empowering us to be real, ready and
relevant in sharing the good news of God’s redeeming love to all people to His glory and
Watchword for the Week
The Lord is faithful in all his words, and gracious in all his deeds. Psalm 145:13
Watchword for Today:
Maintain the right of the lowly and the destitute. Psalm 82:3
Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. 1 John 3:18
Prayer for Today
Creating God, we are thankful for all that you have done and all that you continue to do in our world today. May your Spirit waken us to be people of action today in building up others and the kingdom of God. Amen.
Congregation Watchword for the Year
The Lord will bless his people with peace. Psalm 29:11