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Twenty Sunday after Pentecost

October 22, 2017


Gathering for Worship

Welcome & Announcements

Passing the Peace

Lighting Peace Candle
Call to Worship: Psalm 24             UMH 755
*Hymn             To God Be the Glory                              UMH 98
Prayers of the People
Joys, Concerns and Pastoral Prayer & Silent Prayer

The Lord’s 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. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever.    Amen.

Response (seated)    Come and Fill Our Hearts      TFWS 2157
Come and fill our hearts with your peace.  
You alone, O Lord, are holy.  
   Come and fill our hearts with your peace, Alleluia!

Message for Children
Sung Response   "Jesus Loves the Little Children"     
Jesus loves the little children, all the children of the world.
Red and yellow, black and white, they are precious in his sight
- Jesus loves the little children of the world.      
                                                  ("Hymns for the Family of God")

Old Testament Reading:      Joshua 24:1-24         Pew Bible Pg 368

Hymn             My Hope Is Built  (vss. 1 & 2)                UMH 368

New Testament Reading:    Hebrew 6:13-20        Pew Bible Pg 1868
Leader: This is the WORD of God!
    ALL: Thanks be to God!

Sermon:            “Where Is Your Favorite Spot”
                                                             Ethan Frizzell, Major
The Salvation Army, South, USA
*Hymn:               My Hope Is Built (vss. 3 & 4)            UMH 368                        
Tithes and Offerings
*Doxology                                                               UMH 95
Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;  
praise Him, all creatures here below;
praise Him above, ye heavenly host;
praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost.  Amen.
*Prayer of Dedication (unison):
God of steadfast love, we thank you for the abundant gifts in our lives: love and grace, clothing and belongings, friends and family.  We thank you for the signs of your loving presence in our world: wondrous works and awesome deeds.  We come before you with our offerings.  Bless us and bless these offerings, for we are your children, who are yearning to be filled with the grace of our Christ.  Amen.          (Adapted from Abingdon Worship Book)
Parting in Song and Blessing
*Hymn                Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me        UMH 361


*Benediction Response:      Shalom  to You              UMH 666
  Shalom to you now, shalom, my friends.  May God’s full mercies
   bless you, my friends.  In all your living and through loving,
   Christ be your shalom, Christ be your shalom.
*Postlude    (After the service, Bette will give anointment to
                                                   those who wish to  receive it.)

We are glad you worshiped with us today.  Please come again.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Farnham Memorial UMC:
Sun, Oct 22  8:30 am  Ethan Frizzell preaching
Sat, Oct 28  1-4 pm  District Bishop’s Day
Mon, Oct 30  3:30 pm SPRC
Wed, Nov 8  10:00 am  Worship Committee
Thu, Nov 16  3:30 pm  Ad. Council
 Charge Conference:
 Fri, Nov 10   6:00 pm PPRC with the DS
                  7:00 pm Charge Conference                                    

** We give our special thanks to Ethan Frizzell, Major for worshipping with us and sharing his message of God with us this morning.  “We welcome you, Ethan!”


Trinity UMC:
Sun, Oct 22  7:00 pm Hymn Sing Night
Tue, Oct 24  2:00 pm Ad. Council
Thu, Oct 19 10:00 am Bible Study on Jonah
                   5:00 pm Community Meal
Sat, Oct 28 1-4 pm District Bishop’s Day
Wed, Nov 1  11:00 am Ministerium
Wed, Nov 8   10:00 am Worship Committee
Sat, Nov 18    Christmas Fair
 Charge Conference:
 Sat, Nov 11  8:30 am Parsonage Inspection
                  9:00 am SPRC with the DS
                 10:00 am Charge Conference

Contact Pastor Yoo Cha at 603-237-4031 or at
Pastor’s Day Off: Friday

Farnham Memorial
United Methodist Church  8:30 am
Trinity United Methodist Church  10:30 am

A Season of God’s Grace Falling on Us

October 22, 2017

Rev. Yoo Cha Yi, Pastor
Rev. Albert Bunnell, Pastor Emeritus
Musicians:  Millicent Philbrook, Stephanie Lyons

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