WE COME TO WORSHIP

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ “Come People of the Risen King”

* Call to Worship ~ from Psalm 86:8-10, NRSV

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Softly and Tenderly”

“Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

We witness God's Covenant in Baptism

Prayer of Blessing

* We Sing ~ “Come to the Table”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering is for:  Smithville Christian High School

Prayers of God’s People

Ministry of Music ~ “Let Down From the Roof”

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Reading:  Mark 2:1-12 NIV (page 1553 of the pew bible)

Message:  “Forgiveness and Healing”

* We Sing ~ PsH # 255 “God Be Merciful to Me

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

* God’s Parting Blessing - followed by spoken "Amen"

* We Sing ~ “God of Wonders”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Worship Leader:  Pastor Sid Couperus

Worship Team:  Jen DeJonge, Katrina DeRoche, Jason Geerlinks, Dave Rintjema, Matthew Toohey;

Organist:  Ernie Termorshuizen