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Upcoming Events
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WED
Singles Luncheon Group
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Singles Luncheon Group – meets 3rd Wednesday of each month. For ALL singles (widowed, never been married, divorced, etc.) Check announcements for location each month. June's Meeting will be at Jim Bob's Restaurant. Contact Lois Brighten 360-412-7933
Singles Luncheon @ Red Lobster
12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month. Our meeting is August 15th @ 12:30 p.m. Dirty Daves. Please join us! For ALL singles (widowed, never been married, divorced, separated, etc.) Please contact Lois Brighten with any questions.
Choir Practice
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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SUN
Early Church Service
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Traditional Service
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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SAT
St Benedict's Community Dinner
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
This is held at St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church. St. Andrew’s takes turns cooking, and everyone helps serve. In conjunction with St. Benedict’s Episcopal (910 Bowker Street, Lacey) we serve a hot meal for the homeless and low-income people in our community. Come help set-up, serve, clean-up. If you would like for information, please contact Rich Green (360) 943-9290.
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SUN
Early Church Service
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Traditional Service
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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TUE
Quilters Group
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
August 27th, 2018, is our 4th Tuesday of the month, and when we hold our meeting. Come for fellowship, planning, sewing and potluck lunch from 10:00 till 2:00, or any of that time that meets with your schedule. We do have fun and ideas flow constantly. We have some fantastic new fabrics that Robin has located to spark creativity. Everyone is invited to join us. Sewing skills, from ideas and suggestions to actual use of machine, are needed.
Assemble FORKids bags at the Food Bank
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
We will continue accepting donations through the summer for the weekend bags that we send home during the school year. If you need a list of what goes in those bags, please take a reusable red bag that is just outside the sanctuary, there is a list pinned to them.
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WED
Choir Practice
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Worship

St. Andrew's United Methodist Church
Lacey, Washington

We go with God’s help, to build a community that explores faith, experiences the living presence of God, and shares what we have come to know with others.

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Worship Schedule

Celebration Worship ~ Sunday, 8:30am to 9:30 am
Sunday School ~ Sunday 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Traditional Worship ~ Sunday, 11am to 12:00pm


Hymns and Liturgy with Communion on 1st Sunday of every month.

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Worship Leaders 1st Service

August 12th

Gathering Music

Welcome & Announcements

Invocation (Prayer)

* Hymn: #2202 “Come Away With Me”

* Passing of the Peace

*Hymn: #2128 “Come And Find The Quiet Center”

#349 “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus”

A Reading From: Luke 10:38-42

SERMON: “Stay in Love with God” Pastor Dirk Wooten

*Hymn: “Behold Your God”

Invitation to Communion

Joys and Concerns

Lord’s Prayer

*Closing Hymn: #395 “Take Time To Be Holy”

*Benediction

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GATHERING @ 11:00

PRELUDE

WELCOMING & ANNOUNCEMENTS

HYMN: #61 “Come, Thou Almighty King”

THE PEACE OF CHRIST

Leader: The Peace of Christ be with you

People: And also with you!

Please take a moment to say hello and offer the peace of Christ to your neighbor! If you feel the need to sanitize your hands, a bottle of sanitizer can be found in the rear of the church.

SPECIAL MUSIC: “A Quiet Place” Paul Duncan

CALL TO WORSHIP (Responsive)

Liturgist: The goodness of God has called us here!

All: We are recipients of God's gracious love.

Liturgist: Though we have not always done what is right in God's sight;

All: Yet God is merciful and forgiving.

Liturgist: Open your hearts and spirits to the refreshing love of God.

All: Help us, O Lord, to live joyfully and peacefully in your sight. AMEN. **

HYMN: #479 “Jesus, Lover Of My Soul
 

PRAYER OF APPROACH - Responding to God’s Call (Unison)

Lord of Hope and Peace, we have come this day asking for your mercy. Grant us your pardon. We have come this day seeking peace in our lives; grant us peace. Teach us how to be compassionate disciples for you. We ask this in Jesus the Christ's name. AMEN.**

RECEIVING GOD’S WORD

YOUNG PERSON’S MESSAGE

All children are welcome to gather at the front of the church with Pastor Dirk.

A READING FROM: Luke 10:38-42 Liturgist

SERMON: “Stay in Love with God” Pastor Dirk Wooten

RESPONDING TO GOD’S WORD

HYMN: #349 “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus”

 

OFFERING OUR JOYS AND CONCERNS

Please write your joys and concerns on the back of the Attendance Card. During the “Peace of Christ” please place them in the offering plate either in the front or the back of church. They will be read during the time for joys and concerns. The written information will also be shared during the service and via our Wednesday email devotional with the worshipping community.

 

PASTORAL PRAYER

 

THE LORDS PRAYER

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. Do not let us fall into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen

OFFERING OF GIFTS AND TITHES

USHERS GATHER

OFFERING OF MUSIC

DOXOLOGY Hymn #94

PRAYER OF DISCIPLESHIP

Liturgist: Go with God’s grace to be an agent of healing in the world.

All: We go with God’s help, to build a community that explores faith, experiences the living presence of God, and shares what we have come to know with others.

SONG OF BLESSING: #2279 TFWS “The Trees of the Field”

BENEDICTION

POSTLUDE

 

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