September 4, 2022 10:00 a.m. Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Prelude Larraine Kandal
Call to worship The Rev. Thomas Kim
*Hymn O God beyond all praising (#448)
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace
Story time The Rev. Thomas Kim
Responsive reading Psalm 139: 1-6, 13-18 (NRSV) – Don Blaak
*Song How great are you Lord
Scripture readings John 3: 19-21 – Colleen Kouwenberg
Ephesians 2: 8-10
James 2: 14-19
Message What Do We Believe? 7. FAITH
The Rev. Thomas Kim
*Hymn My faith looks up to thee (#677)
*Doxology / Prayer Give thanks
Invitation to Communion
*Hymn Here is bread: here is wine (#546)
The Great Prayer of Thanksgiving
*The Apostles’ Creed
Prayers of thanksgiving and intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins/sin against us]
*Song Send me, Lord (#777)
*Benediction Go now in peace
Postlude Veronika Klassen
*Please stand in body or in spirit
**Sunday worship service will continue to be both in-person and online**
*Greeter: Jo-Ann Kiss
*Coffee Time: Cathy & Rod Thomson
*Flowers: Marilyn & Bill Ingram To the glory of God
Youth Connect (Grades 6 and up): TODAY at 11am: Youth Zone
Bring refreshments and meet right after the worship service.
Friends and Coffee Social: Wednesday at 10 am: Fireside Lounge
Everybody Welcome! Don’t forget to bring a friend
Calvin Coffee House: Friday at 7 pm :Gathering Space
YOUTH CONNECT (GRADES 6 AND UP)
Sunday, Sept. 4 – 11:00 – 11:40 am Grab your refreshments and meet in the Youth Zone right after the worship service
EDUCATIONAL MISSION TOUR TO AHOUSAHT Orientation #1
RSVP for Ahousaht Tour DUE!!!
Sunday, Sept. 11 – 11:00 -11:40 am
Grab your refreshments and meet in the Youth Zone right after the service
EDUCATIONAL MISSION TOUR TO AHOUSAHT Orientation #2
REGISTRATION and FEES DUE!!!
Friday, Sept. 23 – Sunday, Sept. 25 – Educational Mission Tour to Ahousaht First Nations Community – Watch for further details
CALVIN COFFEE HOUSE
After a long hiatus, the Calvin Coffee House will resume monthly events on the second Friday evening of each month. Our first event of the year will begin at 7:00 pm on Friday, September 9th and will include a barbecue to kick off the season. These are family friendly events and open to all. For more details, check the poster in the Gathering Space.
ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK
AUGUST FOOD BANK
Cereal and Coffee are needed.
“Abundance for August”
Appreciate all your help.
Joyce, Lois & Ken Gilbank
*Next pick up is Friday, August 26th*
FLOWER SCHEDULE: Please consider signing up to supply flowers for a Sunday worship service of your choice between now and the end of the year. If you are able to help with this ministry, you can sign up in the binder at the welcome centre in the Gathering Space. Thank you.
THE LIGHT MAGAZINE
The September edition of the Light Magazine is available at the Welcome Centre in the Gathering Space. Please feel free to take a copy.