Order of Worship
Sunday, November 19, 2023
Greeting & Announcements
Prelude We Gather Together
*Hymn 2270 He Has Made Me Glad
Young People’s Message
Call to Worship Based on Psalm 78:1-7
Leader: “To you I lift up my eyes, O you who are enthroned in the heavens.”
People: Like servants attentive to the master’s hand, we fix our gaze upon you, O Lord, seeking your guidance.
Leader: “Have mercy upon us, O Lord, have mercy upon us.”
People: We stand in your grace, filled with hope, for you are the source of all comfort and strength.
Leader: We gather in worship, our eyes lifted high, our hearts open to your endless mercy.
People: With reverence and joy, we come to celebrate your love, ready to receive your blessings.
All: In unity, we turn to you, God. Lead us in worship that honors your name and reflects your glory. Amen
Where Have You Seen God This Week?
Sharing of Praises & Concerns
Hymn 2164 Sanctuary
Choir Give Thanks
Presenting Ourselves & Our Gifts
2 Timothy 3:1-5 page 1039 in pew Bible
“The Roots of Our Thanks”
Sending Forth/Sending the Light
*Hymn 160 Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart
Heppe Family, Steven L, Charlotte R, Greg & Nancy M, Karlene R, Nancy M,
Megan K, Mark & Tracy L, Linda Ml, Megan B, Matthew B, Michael B,
Jen H, Harriet B, Andrea W, Pastor Jim & Clarissa.
Keith & Melanie B, Burwell Family,
Robinson Family, Lori T & Family,
Cindy W, Kathy Jo, John B,
Kevin, Randy & Lorrie K,
Brian G & Family, Roxanne R,
Don, Sally, and Tricia, Anne F,
Ed C & Family, Barbara H, Paula, Bob,
Callum Sc, Bud & Lois B, Orion A,
Peggy D, Rhonda C, Tusky Valley Community,
Israel, Unspoken, First Responders,
Military & Families, Our World, Our Church.
HOME-BOUND & SKILLED CARE RESIDENTS
Barbara B, Phyllis C, Nancy C, Shelva G,
Florence H, Della J, Doris S, Anna T.
REMEMBER OUR TROOPS
Austin B, Ana R, Jacob R,
Kyle R, Lloyd R,
Attendance for November 12, 2023
Sunday School 28 Worship 44
2023 ASBURY FINANCE UPDATE
Needed each week -- $1,592 Collected last week -- $1,446
Food Cupboard: Canned Fruit, Pasta, Peanut Butter
Area Shelters: Socks, Underwear, Feminine Hygiene Products, and Bedding
Old miss-matched socks, holes okay, for candle mission for homeless.
Don’t forget to bring in your Acme receipts!
Giving Tree Gifts
Gifts must be wrapped or bagged
with ticket on outside, & returned by Sunday December 3rd please.
Dec 2nd- Christmas Open House at Asbury
Stop by anytime between 2 & 4 p.m.-
Visit with Santa & take pictures,
Enjoy Cocoa & Cookies,
Journey to Bethlehem to see the Greatest Gift of All!
Dec 8th- Movie Night at Asbury
Asbury Methodist Church of East Sparta
7344 Ridge Ave SE East Sparta OH 44626
OFFICE HOURS:12 p.m. – 3 p.m. Tues & Thurs
Facebook: Asbury Methodist East Sparta
Pastor Jim’s Cell Number-330-204-8360
“Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” 1Thess 5:18
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” Phil 4:6
“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.” Col 3:15
“And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” Col 3:17
“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his steadfast love endures forever.”
1 Chron 16:34
“Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!”
2 Cor 9:15
“O give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!” Psalm 105:1
“Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise!” Psalm 95:2
“I will give thanks to you Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.” Psalm 9:1
This is the day which the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:24