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Sunday July 14th Bulletin

        ASBURY-ST. JAMES UNITED METHODIST CHURCH  
July 14th,2019              FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST                       11AM                 
                          Chiming of the Hour/Liturgical Color- White
 
 
*INTRO: “In the Presence of Jehovah”
 
*CALL TO WORSHIP:  ALL STAND
PASTOR: We gather as God’s people.
PEOPLE: God has given us faith and hope.
PASTOR: God’s message of love is with us.
PEOPLE: We are growing in the knowledge of God.
PASTOR: God calls us out of darkness and into the light.
PEOPLE: We give thanks with joy to our God!
 
*PROCESSION OF THE CROSS, GOD’S WORD, LIGHT 
 
*HYMN # 577 God of Grace and God of Glory”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
*INVOCATION                                                              
 
*AFFIRMATION OF FAITH ~ THE APOSTLES CREED
I BELIEVE IN God the Father Almighty, maker of heaven and earth; and in Jesus Christ, his only Son our Lord: who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead and buried; the third day he arose from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and sitteth at the right hand of God the Father Almighty; from thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting. Amen.
 
*GLORIA PATRI “Glory Be to the Father”                  Hymnal Pg. 70
 
 
(Please fill out prayer requests during this time)
 
CHILDREN/YOUTH SERMON                                     Rev. Tim Shaw
 
 
THE BAPTISM OF JACK DAVID WASILOWSKI         Hymnal Pg. 39
Parents Samuel and Brittany Wasilowski
 
SONG FOR BAPTISM/PRESENTATION               “Jesus Loves Me”
 
 THE OLD AND  NEW TESTAMENT READINGS
(OT) Amos 7:7-17                                                    Pew Bible Pg.855
 (NT) Colossians 1: 1-14                                         Pew Bible Pg.199
Kelly Powell, Liturgist
 
 
PASTORAL INTERCESSORY PRAYERS~ JOYS AND CONCERNS
(Please hand prayer requests to usher prior to prayer time)
 
OFFERTORY: “Written in Red”
*DOXOLOGY
 
*HYMN # 310 “He Lives”
 
PRAYER OF CONFESSION
God, we want to measure up to your hopes for us. Open our eyes to see the places in our world where our compassion can help. Give us loving hearts that we might reach out to our neighbors when they are in need. Grant us the courage to take risks for the sake of your kingdom. Help us to live lives that are worthy of you. Amen
PASTOR: In the name of Jesus Christ, you are forgiven.
PEOPLE: In the name of Jesus Christ, you are forgiven.
 
WORDS OF ASSURANCE
PASTOR: God sets us free through Jesus, and forgives our sins. We live in the light of God’s love. Amen.
PEOPLE: Thanks be to God. Amen.
 
THE GOSPEL LESSON:      Luke 10:25-28             Pew Bible Pg. 71     
SERMON:                              “NEW LIFE”                  Rev. Tim Shaw  
 
*HYMN Pg. 536 “Precious Name”
 
*COMMISIONING AND BLESSING 
 
POSTLUDE: “I’m Going to Make It”
 
*Please Stand as Able
 
 
STEWARDSHIP REPORT FOR:                                               Sunday, July 7th, 2019
TOTAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO DATE____________                                      $54,143.65                                                              
ATTENDANCE  41                                                                                                      Café 8
 
 
*ALTAR FLOWERS*
The flowers have been placed by Sam and Brittany Wasilowski to the Glory of God and in thanksgiving for the baptism of their son, Jack David Wasilowski.
 
 
***SUNDAY MORNING STUDY***
Join us as we study from Adam Hamilton’s new book, “Revival.”  A continental breakfast at 9:30 AM precedes the study at 10:00 AM in the Family Life Center. Come join us for this exciting new book with an informative DVD as we learn more of the spiritual life of John Wesley.
 
~*~TRUSTEE MEETING~*~
There will be a meeting of the Trustees TODAY after the morning service in the Church Parlor.  All members of the Trustees need to be in this meeting.
 
 
***COKESBURY HYMNAL SUNDAY***
Do the beautiful songs from the Cokesbury Hymnal stir your heart, does the uplifting music from the days of Camp Meeting move your spirit?  Be here Sunday, July 28th in our morning service and be blessed by the music from the Cokesbury Hymnal and the songs of Camp Meeting from the Sanctuary Choir.  Invite your friends and family to come and be blessed by this time of music and worship.
 
 
 
FROM PASTOR TIM SHAW….
Our children are like mirrors-They reflect our attitudes in life.
Proverbs 20:7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Asbury-St. James United Methodist Church
 
Reverend Timothy G. Shaw
 
 
 
IN SERVICE TODAY
 
                                                                                                                                                                    CHOIR MASTER                                                                                                                                                                      Herb Spear
CRUCIFER                                                                                              Charles Holder
ACOLYTE                                                            Luke Shaw
COUNTERS                                                                          Joe & Mary Boyd
GREETERS                                                                                                                            Mary Boyd & Jewel Hayes
CHURCH ADMINISTRATOR                                       Herb Spear
 
Blending the heritage of Asbury Memorial and St. James Churches in
 mission and ministry for Christ.
754 Rutledge Ave, Charleston SC 29403 (843)722-2826
Website:www.asjumc.org/email: Asbury-st.james@att.net