March 24, 2019

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

 * Please rise in body or in spirit

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ “Here I Am to Worship”

* Call to Worship ~

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greeting

* We Sing ~ PsH # 386 “Ah, Holy Jesus”

“We Believe”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

Time of Sharing with Puerto Rico Team

* We Sing ~ “Stand in Awe”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering this morning is for:  Shalom Manor and Gardens

Offertory Presentation~ Puerto Rico Mission Trip slide show

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR AND RESPOND TO GOD'S WORD

Scripture Readings:  Mark 5:21-43 NIV (page #1559 of the pew bible)

We Sing ~ vs.1,3 “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”

Message:  “The Everyday Spiritual Discipline of Being Grounded”

Our Confession and Assurance ~

* We Sing ~ “Be Still”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* We Sing ~ “The Stand”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Worship Leader:  Pastor Sid Couperus

Worship Team:  Kari DeGraaf; Katrina DeRoche, Will Lammers, Dave Rintjema, Matthew Toohey, Eric Van der Beek;

Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen

Each week our morning and special services are live streamed for the benefit of those unable to be present.

Links to live stream and archived services can be found on our website. www.mountainviewcrc.org

Songs and responsive readings will be projected onto the screen.

Large print bulletins and Personal Listening Systems are available at the Welcome Centre.


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Annual Day of Prayer Service - We Live and Work in God's World

 

Prelude

WE GATHER IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD

Welcome

* Call to Worship & Invocation ~

* God's Greeting

* We Sing ~ PsH # 239 “Amid the Thronging Worshipers”

~ GHoF # 314 “Draw Me Nearer aka I Am Thine O Lord”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering this evening is for:  Niagara Christian Gleaners

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Prayer for Illumination

We Sing ~ GHoF # 361 “Sweet Hour of Prayer”

The Word of God for Crops

Scripture Readings and Prayer

We Sing ~ PsH # 456 “We Plow the Fields and Scatter”

The Word of God for Industry

Scripture Readings and Prayer

We Sing ~ PsH # 433 “Earth and All Stars”

The Word of God for Government

Scripture Readings and Prayer

We Sing ~ PsH # 451 “Christ Shall Have Dominion”

The Word of God for the Church

Scripture Readings and Prayer

We Sing ~ PsH # 502 “The Church's One Foundation”

The Word of God for Life

Scripture Reading and Prayers of the People

We Sing ~ LUYH # 441 “His Eye is on the Sparrow”

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed – Unison (PsH page 813)

* God's Parting Blessing (Congregation responds with "Amen!")

* Closing Song ~ PsH # 262 “My Faith Looks Up to Thee”

Postlude

 

Service Participants:

Pastors: Sid Couperus and Fred VanderBerg;

Pianist: Sandra Heerema;

Participants: Graham Austin, Tony Kamphuis, Annette Klingenberg Marg Vermeer

Karin Terpstra