Rev Ed Sunday-Winters – Service
Hal Parker – Musical Director, Piano, Voice, harpsichord
Priscilla Bonney-Smith – Flowers

Sunday Service
(Sixth Sunday of Easter)
May 22, 2022

Scripture Acts 16: 9-15
Sermon Obeying the Spirit Rev. Ed Sunday-Winters

(New Century Hymnal  – Black)

*Hymn: #451 “Be Now My Vision”
*Hymn:#172 “Jesus Calls Us, o’er the Tumult”
*Hymn: #436 “God of Grace and God of Glory”


Welcome & Announcements

*Call To Worship
Many: Let the Creator be home among us
One: In our hearts, may God be welcome

Many: May God’s love shape our every thought
One: May our actions lead to God’s justice

Many: May our words be words of life
One: May God’s Spirit lead us

Many: May God’s peace dwell within us
All: Amen.

Opening Prayer

*Gloria Patri #36
Glory be to the Creator, and to the Christ and to the Holy Ghost; as it was in the
beginning is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. Amen.

*Hymn: #451 (New Century Hymnal) Be Now My Vision

Scripture Acts 16: 9-15 Shelly Jungwirth

Anthem “Shall We Gather at the River” by Robert Lowry, voice and piano

Sermon Obeying the Spirit Rev. Ed Sunday-Winters

A Time of Silence

Praise God from whom all blessings flow; Praise God, all creatures here below; Praise
God for all that love has done; Creator, Christ, and Spirit, One. Amen.

*Prayer of Dedication
ALL: May these gifts be used to build the Beloved Community through our hands of
service, in the power of the Holy Spirit, and in the name of Jesus, our Messiah. Amen.

*Hymn:#172 (New Century Hymnal) Jesus Calls Us, o’er the Tumult

Prayers of the People

The Lord’s Prayer (using “debts:” turn to the bottom of page #271 in the green hymnal)

*Hymn: #436 (New Century Hymnal) God of Grace and God of Glory

*Benediction Rev. Ed Sunday-Winters

*Musical Benediction
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, amen, amen.