June 19, 2022

Father’s Day
Third Pentecost Sunday
June 19, 2022

SILENT PRAYER

PRELUDE “Father, I Stretch My Hands to Thee,” Organist Sally Sigman

RINGING OF STEEPLE BELL / CALL TO WORSHIP / PASSING OF THE PEACE

  “May the Peace of Christ be with you… And also with you!”    

*HYMN No. 59  “This Is My Father’s World,” Tracy Hoffman, Music Director

OPENING PRAYER  Rev. Dr. Geoffrey Drutchas

CONGREGATIONAL RESPONSE  Amen, Amen, Amen.

WELCOME TO FACEBOOK LIVESTREAMING / ANNOUNCEMENTS

MORNING SCRIPTURE Genesis 21:8-21; Luke 15:11-32

ANTHEM   “The Gift of Love,”  Eileen Vernor Drutchas, Soloist

OFFERTORY INVITATION/ *DOXOLOGY

  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.

MORNING PRAYER

HYMN No. 548 “The Old Rugged Cross”

MESSAGE  “No Better Blessing,” Pastor Drutchas

PRAYER OF REMEMBRANCE AND THANKS FOR ALL FATHERS

LORD’S PRAYER (debts, debtors)

*HYMN No. 635 “Faith of Our Fathers”

BENEDICTION / POSTLUDE “Eternal Father, Strong to Save” 

 


 

ST. PAUL MORNING TIDE ANNOUNCEMENTS – June 19, 2022

 

WELCOME TO ALL SHARING TODAY’S SERVICE IN OUR SANCTUARY OR THROUGH FACEBOOK LIVESTREAMING.  Our livestreamed 10 a.m. service can be viewed on Facebook at other times as well.  An order of service and the pastor’s full message are downloadable from our church website (stpaulucctaylor.org) with a video recording of our worship together also posted by Sunday afternoon. 

TODAY WE CELEBRATE OUR DADS AND ALL MEN WITH A SPECIAL ‘DONUTS FOR DADS’ RECEPTION FOLLOWING WORSHIP, hosted by our Christian Education ministry. Everyone is invited to join in this Father’s Day celebration of fathers, grandfathers, and uncles in Fellowship Hall.

SUMMER SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS SOUGHT TO TEACH one Sunday over the summer. All curriculum, materials and snacks will be provided. A sign-up sheet can be found on the Christian Education Welcome Center desk upstairs. You can also contact Pastor Schalm to secure a date and/or for more information.

OUR PASTORAL SEARCH AND CALL COMMITTEE, soliciting your input on future ministerial leadership, is hosting focus groups, Sunday, June 26, 11:30 – 12:30 and Wednesday, June 29, 7- 8 p.m., plus other times as needed.  Please sign up in the narthex this morning or by directly contacting Committee co-chairs Mark Ennis and Aaron Johnson.

YOUR ‘STRENGTHEN THE CHURCH’ OFFERING IS INVITED this month, making use of Vanco electronic online giving at www.stpaulucctaylor.org/giving, or your June Tidings offering envelope.  Your prayerful and generous support is appreciated.

THE 2021 PICTORIAL DIRECTORY is available for pick-up today before and after 10 a.m. worship or by calling the Church office (313-291-1221) for those who had pictures taken by Universal Church Directories.

FELLOWSHIP OF CONCERN: Dan Case, Dianne Sturgeon, Marge Bergman, Jeff MacZink, Joan Smarr, Jack Burchard, Eleanor Rossi, Hayden Forsyth, John Dubke, Sue Kren, Teri Staffeld, Bob Robinson, Brenda Murphy, Helene and Neil MacEachern, Jeff Natzke, Sue Spears, Diane St. Louis, Kevin Siemers, Marcie Bolen, Raymond Harmon, Steve Matney, Judy Kirsch, Wayne Jones, Margo Charette, Laverne Roe, Hailey Smith, Bill Warner, Tom Koths, Arthur Jensen, Loretta Kurtsel, Josh Edelbrock, Carrie Hill, Sharon Thompson, and Kim Chichowicz.  Condolences: Harry Gardner Family (Memorial Service, Wednesday, June 22, 11 a.m., Howe Peterseon-Taylor; Frank Wolfram family (Memorial service Thursday, June 23, 11 a.m. St. Paul Church)