August 8, 2021

Special Sunday?
Call to Worship:Call to Worship
L: The light of this new day fills this sacred space;
P: as the light of Christ fills us anew with loving kindness.
L: The breeze of this new moment surrounds our frames;
P: as the breeze of the Holy Spirit sustains our songs
L: a shared vision this hour will envelop us all;
All: May we behold the living Christ as he offers us peace for our journey. Amen.
Opening Hymn:2190 Bring Forth The Kingdom
Prayer for UnderstandingEnlighten us this morning, Ancient of Days! Illuminate the words of your Son Jesus Christ through the energy of your Holy Spirit. Help us to actually be in this very present moment with you. Amen.
Scripture Reading:John 6:35, 41-51
Children’s Message
Hymn:206 I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light
Meditation:What Does It Mean to Believe?
Anthem:
Prayers of the People
Offertory
Doxology#95
Blessing of GiftsMay these gifts we bring give voice to the song we sing–
the melody of Love and Light, the tune of seeing you aright. Amen.
Recessional Hymn:185 When Morning Gilds the Skies