September 10, 2017

Published September 7, 2017 by standrews in Bulletins - 2017

 

SEPTEMBER 10, 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:                Canon in D                                                            Johann Pachelbel

PROCESSIONAL HYMN:                  The Lord’s my light                                                   #11

CALL TO WORSHIP                                                         

PRAYER OF APPROACH  

ASSURANCE OF PARDON

 

CONGREGATION’S LIFE & MINISTRY:                                     ROBERT CERNICK – ELDER

COMMISSIONING

MINISTRY OF MUSIC:   Hymn Sing … starting with “Here I am, Lord”                        #589C

                                              (NEW CELEBRATION HYMNAL)

                                                           GOD SPEAKS TO US

 

SCRIPTURES:                          Responsive Psalm                                                     Psalm 27

                                                  The Gloria Patri                                                                  #613

                                                  The New Testament                                        Romans 8:28-39

THE APOSTLE’S CREED                                                                                                     #616

PROCLAMATION OF THE WORD

“God Cares …”

 

OUR RESPONSE TO GOD

 

PASTORAL PRAYER

THE OFFERTORY

 

THE DOXOLOGY

PRAYER OF DEDICATION

CLOSING HYMN:                There is a green hill far away                                                  #186

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.

            Amen

 

RECESSIONAL VOLUNTARY:                  Rondeau                                  Jean-Joseph Mouret

                                                                                                                       Arr. Hal H. Hopson

           

(All hymns that are numbered in this bulletin are from the Book of Praise OR where the number ends with the letter “C”, the hymns are from the Celebration Hymnal.  All other hymns are covered under our CCLI License #2975429.)


 

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THE FLOWERS IN THE SANCTUARY TODAY are to the Glory of God and in loving memory of dear parents, Anne and Charlie Pert, dear sister Mina and dear sister-in-law Eleen, from the Pert Family.


GREETERS:                                                                                           Joan and Charlie Tricco

CUSTODIAN OF THE WORD:                                                                          Hugh McKnight

BELL RINGER:                                                                                               John Fairweather

SOUND ENGINEERS:                                                                         Peter Toller/Bob Clidero

CHURCH OFFICER:                                                                                          Hugh McKnight

COFFEE HOUR:                                                                                                Elder’s Group #5


Join with members, friends and families of St. Andrew’s at the Toronto Blue Jays – New York Yankees baseball game the afternoon of Saturday, September 23rd.  Great reserved seats at a reduced group price of $47.50.  Tickets are available while they last from the Fellowship Committee.  Let’s play ball!


NEW MEMBERS

Anyone wishing to join the church is asked to notify the office or Dr. Human as we will have a formal recognition on Sunday, September 24th.


The following Elders have been approved by Session and will be ordained on Sunday, September 17th:

Susan O’Dowd, Susan Gilbey, Marie Van Barneveld, Denise Neuhaus, Elsie Berry, Debbie Scheffel, Margaret Hare and Simon Finch.


                                         UPCOMING EVENTS

SEPTEMBER 11th

Sunshine Guild                                                                Time:  10:00 am

Location:  Heather Room

 

Board of Managers                                                         Time:  7:30 pm

Location:  Board Room

 

SEPTEMBER 12th

Kirk Session                                                                    Time:  7:00 pm

Location:  Heather Room

 

SEPTEMBER 14th

Evangel Hall                                                                   Time:  8:30 am – 9:15 am

Location:  Stavebank Door

 

SEPTEMBER 16th, 23rd

VBS 2017/Escuela Biblica de Vacaciones                    Time:  10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location:  St. Andrew’s Memorial Presb. Church

 

SEPTEMBER 18th, 25th

Craft Group                                                                       Time:  10:00 am

Location:  Heather Room

 

SEPTEMBER 23rd

Blue Jays Game                                                              Time:  Afternoon

Location:  Rogers Centre

 

SEPTEMBER 29TH

Twonie Lunch                                                                 Time:  11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location:  Auditorium

 


We received a lovely arrangement of flowers last week from the Church.  They were greatly appreciated and brightened our day!!

Dorothy and Owen Stephen


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This Thursday, September 14th, is St. Andrew’s day to deliver to Evangel Hall in Toronto loaves of sandwiches, packages of cookies, fruit, toiletries and clothing.  Please bring these items to the Church on Thursday by 9:15 so the delivery vehicle may leave at 9:30.


PARKING UPDATE

Please be sure to add your name, committee or volunteer position and your car make and licence plate number to the list on the sheet in the office or drop the information into the mailbox or email the information to Karen Barnaby at kcb@eol.ca

Board of Managers


The Compass is in great need of plastic shopping bags for use in the Market!  Bags can be dropped off at the Compass, or collected with your church’s food donations.  We would greatly appreciate anything you can provide us.

The Compass


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Join us for weekly Bible Study on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. in the Heather Room.  Everyone is welcome whenever they wish.  Enjoy a time of fellowship, lively discussion, and learning.  We will be starting a session based on the Bible Book 1 Peter on Sept 21.

 

Prayer Group

Find yourself at church a little early on a Sunday?  Please feel free to join us in the board room for a time of reflection and prayer prior to our church service.  We meet between 9:45 and 10:15.  Please feel free and welcome to join us at any time while we are there.  Should you have any prayer requests/prayers of thanksgiving you would like to share, please pass them on to Ida.

 


 

 

ST. ANDREW’S FULL COURSE COMMUNITY BREAKFAST

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7th 8:30 am to 11:00 am

 

Tickets $7.00 from the Fellowship Committee

 

Volunteers are needed to join the team serving and preparing breakfast.

Contact the Fellowship Committee if you are able to help.

 

 

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