Sunday, July 18, 2021, 10:45 a.m.

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

CALL TO WORSHIP:

Our God,

      we gather to worship you, the One who creates all things.

For the gift of creation, we give thanks.

We gather to worship you,

      the One who brings salvation through Jesus Christ.

For the gift of redemption, we give thanks.

We gather to worship you,

      the One who sustains us by the Spirit.

For the gift of your presence, we give thanks.

We bring to you our offerings of thanks and praise for all your gifts.

We worship you – our Creator, Redeemer, and Sustainer.  Amen.

OPENING PRAYER

CONGREGATIONAL HYMNS:

To God be the glory – HWB #102

Holy, holy, holy – HWB #75

CONGREGATIONAL PRAYER

PIANO SOLO

INTRODUCTION TO EPHESIANS VIDEO

SCRIPTURE READING:

Ephesians 1:3-14

SERMON:

God’s Strategic Plan                   Pastor Rod

HYMN:

Beyond a dying sun – HWB #323

BENEDICTION

SENDING HYMN:

Now thank we all our God – HWB #86