Worship Bulletin – 1/23/22

Worship Bulletin – 1/23/22

Welcome to Worship at the McPherson Church of the Brethren | Sunday, January 23, 2022
We invite your active participation in the life of this congregation, as together we continue to grow in grace and seek justice for God’s creation.
Masks are required at all church activities including worship service.

Gathering Hymn

Video Welcome

Gathering Music | “I Give You Praise” | Cindy Berry
Ellen Gilbert, piano

Sharing Joys and Concerns | Karlene Tyler

Opening Scripture | 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a

Opening Song | “There are many gifts” | #304

Story for the Children | Dawn Hoffman

Video Invitation to Give

Musical Offering | “Simple Gifts” | Shaker Melody/arr. Berry
Ellen Gilbert, organ

Give online or send a check made payable to “McPherson Church of the Brethren,” 200 N. Carrie, McPherson, KS 67460

Scripture Focus | Luke 4:14-21
New International Version (NIV) & Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)

Message | “one and many – so it is” | Kathryn Whitacre
Please take a moment to contemplate the scripture and message

Sending Song | “God, whose giving” | #383
Please be seated after the song

Sending Words

Sending Music | “My Heart is Ready” | arr. Peter Amidon
Worship Choir; Grace van Asselt and Lindy Reynolds, percussion

My heart is ready and what am I gonna do, O God. My heart is ready and what am I gonna do.

Videography and Editing: Eric Goering
Music Coordinator: Ellen Gilbert

Choir Director: Becky Snell
Technical Crew: Eric Goering, Ryan Goering, Shane Kirchner, Steve Lolling & Chris Whitacre
Chancel Decoration Team: Jill Brax, Colleen Gustafson, Michele Johnson, Shane Kirchner & Lara Schoming