Sharing the Peace of Christ 

Gloria Patri  (UMH 71)       

Call to Worship

Leader: We gather this morning appreciating the opportunity to worship God.

People: We draw near to the God who loves the nations.

Leader: May God continue to bless all the countries of the world.

People: May God grant peace on earth.

Leader: Let us turn to the source of all our joy.

All:        Come, let us worship the Lord. Amen.

Hymn  Take Our Bread (UMH 640)

Pastor’s Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer (UMH 895)

Children’s Message

Hymn  Let Us Break Bread Together (UMH 618)

Scripture  Luke 17:5-10

Leader:  The word of God for the people of God.

People:  Thanks be to God.

Message  Luke 17:5-10

Hymn  One Bread, One Body (UMH 620)

Prayer of Confession

Dear Lord, today we encounter the Holy Mystery: Christ has died, Christ is risen, and Christ will come again. This is a mystery we sometimes forget. As we seek to live out a life of faith, help us to celebrate you Jesus.  May you be our focus and our joy. Amen.

Giving Our Tithes and Offerings                                                                         

Doxology   (UMH 94)

Prayer of Thanksgiving 

Generous God, you have blessed us with so much. In gratitude for all that we have received, we offer our gifts and tithes to you this day. Take these gifts and cause them to work for you in this world which you have loaned to us. Amen.

Prayers of the People                                                                                             

Sacrament of Holy Communion
     Confession and Pardon  
(UMH 12)

     The Great Thanksgiving                   

     Sharing the Bread and Cup

Sending Forth Let Us Be Bread (FWS 2260)