UMH – United Methodist Hymnal

FWS – The Faith We Sing Hymnal 



Sharing the Peace of Christ 

Gloria Patri (UMH 71)

Call to Worship

Leader: The Lord is majestic and worthy of our worship.

People: The flowers bloom and the seas roar in praise of God!

Leader: When we look at the sunsets, we see the glory of creation. 

People: God creates all things that are beautiful.

Leader: We shout praises to Creator, Savior, and Spirit!

All:        Blessed be the name of the Lord! Amen.

Hymn  Morning Has Broken  (UMH 145)

Pastor’s Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer  (UMH 895)

Children’s Message

Hymn  How Great Thou Art  (UMH 77)

Scripture Genesis 22:1-14

Leader: The word of God for the people of God

People: Thanks be to God.

Message  Geography of Salvation

Hymn  O God, Our Help in Ages Past (UMH 117)

Prayer of Confession

God of Creation, Jesus the Redeemer, Holy Spirit who guides us — we turn to you. We know the many ways that we have fallen short of your call on our lives. Forgive us. Restore us by your grace. Make us people of service, justice, mercy, and peace. In the name of Jesus. Amen.

Giving Our Tithes and Offerings                                                                         

Doxology   (UMH 94)

Prayer of Thanksgiving 

With joy and confidence in your abiding love and presence with us, we present these gifts, tokens of our lives, as an offering for service in and to this world which you have entrusted to us. Bless these gifts and bless all those who place their trust in you. Amen.

Prayers of the People                                                                                             

Sacrament of Holy Communion

Confession and Pardon  (UMH 15)

The Great Thanksgiving

         Sharing the Bread and Cup

Sending Forth  God of Grace and God of Glory  (UMH 577)