Payette United Methodist Church
June 18, 2023 – 11:00 AM
Passing the Peace: “Family of God”
Calling Song: “Let All Things Now Living” TFWS#2008 all vs.
Call to Worship - Dianne Kinney
One: When the world stands divided,
Many: Come, Holy Spirit, and make us one.
One: When the world calls us orphaned,
Many: Come, Holy Spirit, and make us family.
One: When we wander astray,
Many: Come, Holy Spirit, and lead us home.
One: Come, let us worship God our Creator, Redeemer, and Sustainer!
Many: Alleluia! The Spirit is here! Amen!
Opening Prayer (in unison) - Dianne Kinney
O God, King of glory, do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where Christ has gone before us; through Christ our Lord, amen.
Hymn: “Gloria Patri” UMH#70
Scripture Reading Psalm 100 (CEB)
Children’s Time Leslie Olson
Prayers of the People Glenora Wright
Prayer Hymn: “Spirit of Faith, Come Down” UMH#332 vs. 1-3
Message: How Do We Recognize Grace Romans 5:1-8 (NRSV)
Closing Hymn: “Sent Forth by God’s Blessing” UMH#664 vs. 1
May God bless you and keep you; may God’s face shine upon you and be gracious unto you; may God’s countenance be lifted upon you and give you peace, from this day forth and forevermore.
Many: And now, God, send us out to do the work that you have given us to do: to love and serve you as faithful witnesses of Christ our Lord. To Christ, to you, and to the Holy Spirit be all honor and glory, now and forever, Amen.