April 23, 2017
APRIL 23, 2017 10:30 A.M.
MINISTER: The Rev. Dr. Andrew Human
The service begins with the prelude. The Congregation is invited to remain for the postlude.
GOD CALLS US TO WORSHIP
THE PRELUDE: The Lord is my Shepherd Howard Goodall
PROCESSIONAL HYMN: Dear Lord and Father of mankind #424
CALL TO WORSHIP
PRAYER OF APPROACH
ASSURANCE OF PARDON
CONGREGATION’S LIFE & MINISTRY: BRUCE CHRISTIE – ELDER
CHILDREN’S HYMN: Children of the heavenly King #506
CHILDREN’S TIME & PRAYER
GOD SPEAKS TO US
SCRIPTURES: Responsive Psalm 85
The Gloria Patri #613
The New Testament John 20:19-31
THE APOSTLE’S CREED #616
MINISTRY OF MUSIC: Peace like a river Arranged by Donald Moore
Based on an American Spiritual
PROCLAMATION OF THE WORD
“Peace be With You”
OUR RESPONSE TO GOD
HYMN OF REFLECTION: Our God Reigns
(Please see insert)
PRAYER OF DEDICATION
CLOSING HYMN: King of glory, King of peace #476
THE BENEDICTION AND CHORAL BLESSING “Go now in Peace“ Music by Don Besig
Words by Don Besig and Nancy Price
Go now in Peace, Never be afraid.
God will go with you each hour of every day.
Go now in Faith, steadfast, strong and true.
Know He will guide you in all you do.
Go now in love, and show you believe.
Reach out to others so all the world can see.
God will be there, watching from above.
Go now in Peace, in faith, and in love.
RECESSIONAL VOLUNTARY: Rule Britannia Dr. T. Arne
In Honour of St. George’s Day (Patron Saint of England)
(All hymns that are numbered in this bulletin are from the Book of Praise. All other hymns are covered under our CCLI License #2975429)
THE FLOWERS IN THE SANCTUARY TODAY are to the Glory of God and in loving memory of dear parents, Roy and Mary Clark and James and Margaret Garde and brother, Bruce Garde from Dianne and Jim Garde.
THE FLOWERS IN THE SANCTUARY TODAY are to the Glory of God and in loving memory of a dear brother and uncle, Kenneth L. Ball from Joyce, Ed and Cathy Jones.
THE FLOWERS IN THE SANCTUARY TODAY are to the Glory of God and in loving memory of our parents and grandparents, Ruby and Lloyd Smith and Allan and Hazel Jones from Joyce, Ed and Cathy Jones.
GREETERS: Gord and Ann Anderson
CUSTODIAN OF THE WORD: Hugh McKnight
BELL RINGER: John Fairweather
SOUND ENGINEERS: Peter Toller/Bob Clidero
CHURCH OFFICER: Hugh McKnight
COFFEE HOUR: Rob and Sandra Cernick, Tom Agnew, Rodney Jackson, Karen Thorpe and Gaye Marshall
Dessert and refreshments
April 29th 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Bring a friend!
The gardens need a spade shovel. Anyone cleaning their garage out might want to consider a donation.
Craft Group Time: 10:00 am
Location: Heather Room
Fellowship Committee Time: 6:00 pm
Twonie Lunch Time: 11:00 – 12:30 pm
APRIL 28TH – 29TH
30 Hour Famine Time: 5:30 pm Fri.-3:00 pm Sat.
Missions Tea and Guest Speaker Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Sunshine Guild 10:00 am – Noon
Location: Heather Room
Board of Managers 7:30 pm
Community Breakfast Time: 8:30 – 11:00 am
Yard Sale Time: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
30 HOUR FAMINE
April 28/29th, 2017
We’ve begun! And what a great start to our fundraising for World Vision! Youth/leaders will be on hand at coffee hour every Sunday running until Sunday April 23, 2017.
PLEASE NOTE that cash donations will be accepted ONLY at the time of your pledge! This makes our job a lot easier when we tally up our contribution to World Vision.
An email with ONLINE DONATION INSTRUCTIONS was sent out and we include one in the bulletin as well but we will have a few copies on hand during our pledging Sundays. Many alternate ways to support us!!
Thank you as always for your involvement with our youth and your generous support!
Denise and Darlene
WORLD VISION CANADA
30- HOUR FAMINE APRIL 28/29th—2017
St. Andrew’s Youth Group Port Credit
ONLINE DONATION OPTION
There is online donation as well to support the group!
Go to www.famine.ca
Click on “Donate now”
Type in “St. Andrew’s Youth Group Port Credit” or Denise Neuhaus
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Choose accordingly and fill in your information. You’re Donating!
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THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!
MINISTRY OF MUSIC: Peace like a river
I've got peace like a river, I've got peace like a river, I've got peace like a river in my soul.
In my heart is playing a sweet melody, I've got peace like a river in my soul.
I've got joy like a river, I've got joy like a river, I've got joy like a river in my soul.
In my heart is ringing a sweet melody. I've got joy like a river in my soul.
I've got love like a river, I've got love like a river, I've got love like a river in my soul.
In my heart is singing a sweet melody. I've got love like a river in my soul.
I've got joy like a river in my soul.
I've got peace like a river in my soul.
In my soul!!
Flower Sale … Our Annual Flower Sale is a go again this year. The order forms will be available in the lower hall at coffee hour. Please note that the closing date for the orders is April 30th.
Our Annual Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, May 13th from
8:00 a.m. –1:00 p.m. Please bring your treasures to the church after April 28th.
A memorial service for Ted Jones will take place at St. Andrew’s this Wednesday,
April 26th, beginning at 11:00 a.m.