Worship Order for
Long Green Valley Church of the Brethren
Long Green & Kanes Rds., near Glen Arm, Md.
August 2, 2015
Worship 10:00 am
Sunday School 11:10am
is for us to become mature adults — to be fully grown,
measured by the standard of the fullness of Christ.”
Common English Bible)
Beginning with Praise
Glory of God in Nature”
bless the Lord, my soul”
Ephesians 4:7, 11-13
School-kit Lesson “The
Crayon Box that Talked”
our Tithes and Offerings
(Please sign the attendance
pad and pass it on)
a joy, a concern, a word of testimony or praise
(please be brief, and aware of God's listening presence)
on me, breath of God”
2 Samuel 11:26 - 12:13
thou my vision”
*Rise in body or in spirit
#'s are from Hymnal:
A Worship Book
Worship leaders - see basic
As a prisoner of
2 - (this is the
apostle Paul writing to the folks in Ephesus)
1 - I beg you to
live in a way that is worthy of the people God has chosen to be
2 - Always be humble
1 - Patiently put up
with each other and love each other.
2 - Try your best to
let God’s Spirit keep your hearts united. Do this by living at
1 - All of you are
part of the same body.
2 - There is only
one Spirit of God, just as you were given one hope when you were
chosen to be God’s people.
1 - We have only one
2 - one faith,
1 - and one baptism.
There is one God
1 - who is the
Father of all people.
2 - Not only is God
above all others,
1 - but he works by
using all of us,
2 - and he lives in
all of us.
Ephesians 4:1-6 from the
Contemporary English Version
Copyright © 1995 by American
Come to us, O God!
Come as wind and
come as fire and empower,
come as dove and bring us
come as water and cleanse our hearts,
so that we may know
your presence and walk
closely to you. Amen.
by Carol Bowman Gnagy
For All Who Minister,
by Brethren Press
our Tithes and Offerings
We are grateful, O God, for your generosity. Your gifts color our
world for the better. Help us to grow in the varied ways you
empower us to serve, each one of us with a unique ability which
makes us all complete. We’re far from perfection, however, for it
takes time to mature. There are often stumbling steps along the
way. By faith we walk, trusting that when we fall you will help us
to stand and keep on keeping on. So - receive now what we have to
offer, as our response to your generosity, taking seriously our
responsibility for what you have so richly provided. Thank you.
written closer to the time (if not at the
(based upon Psalm
Leader: Have mercy on us, O God,
according to your unfailing love;
People: Blot out all our transgressions,
according to your great compassion;
Leader: Wash away all our iniquities
and cleanse us from our sin.
People: For we know our transgressions,
and our sin is always before us.
Leader: We have sinned against you
and have done what is evil in your sight.
ALL: as sacrifice we bring our broken and
(pause for silence)
Leader: God will create in each of us a pure
God will not take the Holy Spirit form us.
God will restore to us the joy of salvation
and grant us willing spirits to sustain us.
ALL: Praise to the God of mercy who loves
and forgives us.
©1988, Ruth A. Yoder
26175 Woodridge Dr., Elkhart, IN 46517.
(start tapping a heartbeat on your
remaining constant through & beyond all the following
End with heartbeat.)
May God create in you a clean heart,
growing wisdom there;
and in the depths of your being
place a revived, faithful, willing spirit.
May the joy
of your salvation be restored by the Lord,
so that you can speak,
and live, good news.
For this is your very heartbeat,
in the name of the Father,
and the Son,
and the Holy Spirit. Amen