August 5, 2018 - Bulletin


Worship Order


Welcome and Announcements

Passing the Peace

Call to Worship - Psalm 51: 1-12 - p.612

*Praise Music - “Lord I Lift Your Name on High”

 - “Change My Heart Oh God”

Opening Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer

Sharing of Joys and Concerns


*Song of Thanksgiving - “Give Thanks” - #170

Give thanks with a grateful heart; Give thanks to the Holy One Give thanks, because He’s given Jesus Christ, His Son (repeat)

And now let the weak say, “I am strong,” Let the poor say, “I am rich” because o what the Lord has done for us. Give Thanks! (repeat)

OT Reading - Ezra 1: 1-4 - p. 502

*Praise Song - “I’d Rather Have Jesus”

Message - “The Journey Back” - Pastor Wes

*Praise Song - “When the Roll is Called Up Yonder”


Hymn  - “Blest Be the Ties that Bind” - #426


*If you are able, please stand


August Benevolence – Riverview Estates

“Riverview Estates is a faith-based community serving a diverse aging population and their families by providing a continuum of care with respect, acceptance, dignity and joy.”  (taken from their website)

Volunteer Chaplain Aides 

Volunteer Chaplain Aides are needed at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly.  There are openings for trained lay visitors every day of the week.  Following a training and orientation process, an Aide may donate two to four hours each week to visit patients, offering them friendship and spiritual comfort.

The 18-hour Training Course will be offered in the Conference Center at the Virtua Memorial Hospital, 175 Madison Ave. Mount Holly on October 12 and October 13, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m.  If you want to find out if volunteering is for you before signing up for the course, please phone or email for an information package with details of the course and the process of volunteering in the hospital.  Please phone Chaplain Marge McGinley 609-914-6365 or email your name and address to


Tonight - 7:00 PM - IBC