TRINITY UNITED CHURCH

SUMMERSIDE, PEI

The Season of Pentecost July 2018

All The People Ministers
Rev. Dr. Andrew Richardson Clergy
Rev. David H. Hamilton “Minister Emeritus” and Minister of Visitation
Louise Elder Director of Music
Gwyn Richards Program Coordinator for Children and Youth
Church Office 902- 436-3155
Church Email admin@trinitysummerside.ca
Website www.trinitysummerside.ca

“Trinity United Church is an inclusive and welcoming community that nurtures love of God, respects creation, seeks justice and serves others.”

APPROACHING GOD
(the service will proceed unannounced)
Please return this bulletin to the welcome desk for reuse
A: July 1, 2018 B: July 8, 2018 C: July 15, 2018
D: July 22, 2018 E: July 29, 2018

MUSICAL PRELUDE

WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

LIGHTING OF THE CHRIST’S CANDLE

*INTROIT: #156 MVU “Dance with the Spirit”
Dance with the Spirit early in the mornin’
Walk with the Spirit throughout the long day.
Work and hope for the new life a-bornin’,
Listen to the Spirit to show you the way.

*CALL TO WORSHIP:
Leader: We come to this house for community, for love and laughter.
People: We come to learn about Jesus. We come to make a joyful noise to God. Let us open ourselves, body, mind and spirit, and let God’s Spirit in.

*HYMN A: #372 VU “Though I May Speak”
B: #291 VU “All Things Bright and Beautiful”
C: #315 VU “Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty”
D: #326 VU “O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing”
E: #288 VU “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”

OPENING PRAYER: in unison
This is the time. This is the place. For us to remember that we meet you, God of all creation, in all times, all places, and all people. In the faces around us, help us to notice your face. In the hands that hold ours, help us to feel you hands. In what we have and who we are, help us to know your love. In the name of our teacher, by the power of the Spirit, held close by the Creator, we ask it, as we pray together the words he gave to us, Our Father, who art in heaven..

LISTENING TO GOD’S WORD

CHILDREN’S HYMN: #365 VU “Jesus, Loves Me”
Children are invited to come forward during the
singing of the hymn – verse 1

SHARING TIME: The children are invited to gather on the steps for a time of sharing before departing for the children’s program downstairs, singing “Jesus, Love Me” verse 3

SCRIPTURE

MUSICAL SELECTION

SERMON

*HYMN A: #379 VU “O Holy Spirit, Root of Life”
B: #598 VU “When Pain of the World”
C: #40 MVU “Never Ending Joy”
D: #1 MVU “Let Us Build a House”
E: #624 VU “Give To Us Laughter”

RESPONDING TO GOD’S WORD

THE OFFERING

THE OFFERTORY

*OFFERTORY PRAYER AND DEDICATION:
#542 VU “We Give You But Your Own”
We give you but your own, what-e’er the gift may be;
All that we have is yours alone, we give it gratefully.

CALL TO PRAYER:
#400 VU “Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying”
Lord, listen to your children praying,
Lord, send your Spirit in this place,
Lord, listen to your children praying,
Send us love, send us power, send us grace!

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

*HYMN
A: #635 VU “All the Way My Saviour Leads Me”
B: #567 VU “Will You Come and Follow Me”
C: #586 VU “We Shall Go Out with Hope of Resurrection”
D: #595 VU “We Are Pilgrims”
E: #28 MVU “God of the Bible”

*COMMISSIONING and BENEDICTION:
#298 VU “When You Walk from Here”
When you walk from here,
when you walk from here,
Walk with justice, walk with mercy,
and with God’s humble care.

*POSTLUDE
Welcome all to our service of worship. Thanks to those who took part in this mornings service. If you are new or visiting our congregation we would be pleased if you would fill out the Welcome Sheet located on the Welcome Desk.