Call to Worship
Leader: The crayons are no longer wearing their clothes and the book corners are bent.
All: Thank you, God, for a wonderful year.
Leader: The books that smelled so new at the beginning of the year now smell more like sweaty socks.
All: Thank you, God, for a happy year.
Leader: Our students have gone to school each morning and have returned home each night.
All: Thank you, God, for a perfect year.
One: Please join me in unison in our Offertory Prayer…Friends, the peace of Christ be with you!
All: And also, with you!
One: Let us pray…
All: Majestic Lord, you unselfishly provide us with the sanctuary of your love. You wisely calm our imagined fears while nurturing our dream-filled hopes. Grant us the ability to serve you faithfully. Joyfully, we honor you with these tithes and offerings. Blessed be your name! Amen.
Service May 21st
Matthew 19:14 (NRSV)
14 but Jesus said, “Let the children come to me, and do not stop them, for it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven belongs.”