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

Sunday Service
(Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost)

October 10, 2021

Scripture: Amos 5: 6-7, 10-15 ready by Eleanor Guare
Sermon: “Justice” by Reverend Ed Sunday-Winters

*Hymn: insert “What Gift Can We Bring”
*Hymn: #520 “Restless Weaver”
*Hymn: #S-3 “Sing a Song of Harvest”

Prelude Dr. Sharon Hettinger & Hal Parker

Welcome & Announcements

*Call To Worship
ONE: What can we do to have life?
ALL: We can seek God, who gives us live in every moment.
ONE: What can we do to serve justice in our world?
ALL: We can set aside that which keeps us
from following Jesus – wealth, pride, power, whatever.
ONE: What can we do to share the good news with others?
ALL: We can open ourselves to the Spirit,
so people can see God at work in us.

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: see insert “What Gift Can We Bring?”

Scripture: Amos 5: 6-7, 10-15, read by Eleanor Guare

Anthem performed by Dr. Sharon Hettinger & Hal Parker

Sermon: “Justice” by 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.
(If you want to give today, please find the offering plate at either entrance.)

*Prayer of Dedication
ALL: Generous God, we thank you for all that we have for all of it comes from you.
We gratefully return a portion of what we have to you. May our offerings sustain
and support the work of this church to close the disparity between those who have
much and those who have little in this community. Amen.

*Hymn: #520 “Restless Weaver”

Prayers of the People

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

*Hymn: #S-3 “Sing A Song Of Harvest”

*Benediction 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.

Postlude: Concerto in G Major – Presto – JS Bach performed by Sharon Hettinger, organ