Minister: Katherine Taylor
Organist: Iain Mackinnon
Welcome and Intimations
Call to Worship (from Psalm 111)
Come and Praise the Lord!
We thank the Lord together with our whole hearts.
We delight in the work of the Lord.
The Lord is full of honour and majesty.
The Lord is gracious and merciful.
The Lord feeds his people and keeps his promises.
The Lord is holy and does wonderful things.
We can trust in the way of the Lord forever.
Praise the Lord!
Hymn 132 Immortal, invisible, God only wise
Prayer of Approach ending with the Lord’s Prayer
Hymn 599 Holy Spirit, hear us
Scriptures: Ephesians 5: 15-20 and John 6: 51-58 – Eileen and KedisonNjotuz
Sermon – The Gift of Time
Hymn 641 Seek ye first the kingdom of God
Doxology – spoken together
To God the Father, God the Son,
and God the Spirit, praise be done;
may Christ the Lord upon us pour
the Spirit’s gift for evermore.
Prayer of Dedication for the Offering
Prayers for the World
Lord of Wisdom,
Guide us to life
Hymn 465 Be my Vision, O Lord of my heart
Closing Voluntary – Andantino. Harold E Drake (1888-1976)
Opening the Church – The church building and garden are open to all on Tuesday and Friday mornings between 10 am and 12 noon. Please add your name to the rota in the church vestibule if you are available to help.
Project Ecuador – There is a place for donations to be made on leaving the service to support this project which sponsors children’s education. During the pandemic, children had to stay at home and their high school was unoccupied. Everything has been stolen – from computers to light bulbs- and the teachers have asked for donations to help to re – equip the school.