Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m.
413-737-5311

361 Sumner Ave.
Springfield, MA 01108

Worship Service August 30

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We thank Pastor René, Pastor Erin, Becky, Nate, Devon, Borys, Jacob, Cally, Abney, and videographer Nic for making this service possible.

 

Order of Worship August 30

 

Organ Intro                                                                                        Becky Isaacson, Organ

Prelude:  "All Creatures of Our God and King" - J. Althouse                      Cally Seyler, trumpet

Welcome/Announcements                                                                  Pastor René 

Introit:     "Holy Manna"                                                                        Devon & Borys Bakum,singers  Abney & Cally Seyler, handbells                                                                                                                

Call to Worship & Prayer                                                                       Jacob Bakowski                                                                     

L: From all our life’s pathways, God has called us to this holy place. As Moses received God’s call and yet experienced doubts; God is calling us today to be a part of the healing ministry for this world, even when we aren’t sure we are the ones for this job. The journey may be daunting, but we will place our trust in God’s guidance and love. The Great “I AM” pivots with us, as we encounter challenges and opportunities. In our struggle, the Holy Spirit will guide us, opening our hearts to hear of God’s hope and love for a new day.

Opening Prayer by James H. Hill (adapted):                                         Pastor Erin

You have broken into our lives, O God, creating the world anew today. You have breathed new life into our sleeping souls and have put a song in our hearts. So we come today to offer you our thanks and praise. Pour down the blessings of your Spirit upon each of us this morning, that we may perceive your nearness once more. This we pray in the name of Jesus the Christ. Amen.

 

Special Music:                        "Morning Has Broken" – BUNESSAN               Devon Bakum, soprano, Borys Bakum, guitar

 

Scripture Reading           Exodus 3:1-15                                                     Jacob Bakowski                                                                                

Sermon:            “Pivoting”                                                                           Nate Olin

Special Music: "The Greatest Gift is Love" - M. Hayes                                    Devon and Borys

Pastoral Prayer & Lord’s Prayer                                                                Pastor Erin

Closing Response            "An Irish Blessing" - D. Moore                                Devon and Borys

Benediction                                                                                                Pastor Erin

Organ Postlude                                                                                           Becky Isaacson

 

Worship Service August 30