Order of Worship for First Sunday of Lent, February 21st, 2021

  • Opening Anthem: “God Adoring” by Katherine K. Davis, sung by the GGUMC Chancel Choir, Bill Shelly conducting.  Organist:  Norberto Guinaldo.  Recorded February 23rd, 2020.
  • Greeting, Call to Worship, Opening Prayer, and The Lord’s Prayer by Pastor Toné Tosi

 

The Call to Worship

“I will sing of the Lord’s great love forever.  With my mouth I will make your faithfulness known to all generations.  I will establish, I will declare, your love stands firm forever, that you established your faithfulness in heaven itself.”

 

  • Red Hymnal, Hymn #555, “Forward Through the Ages” by Hosmer and Sullivan, sung by the GGUMC congregation, Bill Shelly conducting, Organist: Guinaldo.  Recorded February 16th, 2020.
  • Announcements and Prayer List by Jackie Pringle

Please remember these members of our church family in your thoughts and prayers:

Evelyn McCart, Dexter Welton, Bud Ruhl, Gwen Anderson, David Gregory, Helen Sothan, Lilas Green, Steve Ryder, Pat Turner, Gary Palmer, and also the Riddle, Terrill, Rohdenburg and Heise families, all of whom have suffered recent deaths in their families.

  • Introductory Words and Pastoral Prayer by Rev. Dr. Bau Dang

Outdoor Easter Sunday Worship Service will be held on Sunday, April 4th, 2021, 9:30 AM in the GGUMC parking lot.  Masks and social distancing is required.  Those who do not wish to be seated outdoors are invited to remain in their cars to take part in the Celebration of Easter.

  • Choral Response to Prayer: “Seek Ye First” by Karen Lafferty, sung by the GGUMC Chancel Choir, Bill Shelly conducting.  Organist:  Norberto Guinaldo.  Recorded February 2nd, 2020.
  • Scripture Lesson: Psalm 22:1:8.  Read by Jackie Pringle.
  • Sermon: “When God Seems Silent” by Rev. Dr. Bau Dang
  • Closing Anthem: “May Jesus Christ Be Praised” by Lloyd Larson, sung by the GGUMC Chancel Choir, Bill Shelly conducting.  Pianist: Norberto Guinaldo.  Recorded February 2nd, 2020.
  • Closing Prayer: by Rev. Dr. Bau Dang
  • Offering: by Jackie Pringle
  • Doxology: “Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow” by Thomas Ken, license free music courtesy of smallchurchmusic.com.
  • Benediction: by Rev. Dr. Bau Dang
  • Postlude: “Spiritus Domine” by Dom Paul Benoit.  Organist:  Norberto Guinaldo