Weekly Bulletin Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018

MORNING WORSHIP

Genesee Baptist Church

Communion Sunday

“Please Silence your cell phones”

September 2, 2018                                                              9:00 A.M.

*Please stand if you are able.            ** Ushers will seat latecomers.

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PRELUDE                                                      Minister Deborah Cox

 

CELEBRATIONS AND CONCERNS

BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES

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RINGING OF THE BELL                                              Verel Rose

 

CALL TO PRAISE                It’s Your Season

It’s your season to be blessed

God made you a promise you stood the test

He will open up the windows and pour you out a blessing

it’s your season to be blessed

 

CALL TO WORSHIP

Leader: For everything that is a season

People: A time for every matter under the heaven

Leader: Then let us work for the night is coming

People: For when night comes work is no more

Leader: Then let us not grow weary in our labors

People: For in due season we shall reap, if we do not lose heart

All: And our labor shall not be in vain. PRAISE THE LORD!

 

*PROCESSIONAL HYMN         Every Praise

Every praise is to our God

Every word of Worship is due our God

Every praise every praise is to our God

God my savior, God my healer, God my deliverer

Yes He is, yes He is

 

*INVOCATION (In Unison) Creator God, We gather here again in this sanctuary on this Sunday before Labor day to thank you for allowing us to work here in this part of your vineyard. We pray, O Lord that our work will not be in vain. Keep us mindful of the race that is set before us. Help us Lord, when we grow weak from our labors. Keep us day by day. In Jesus name we pray Amen.

 

*GLORIA PATRI                                                                     # 623

 

SCRIPTURE LESSON                                (OT) Jeremiah 8: 18-22

(NT)Matt 9: 35-38

LITURGICAL DANCE MINISTRY

SCRIPTURE LESSON   (NT) Ephesians 6: 10-11     WD Ferguson

Angella Johnson and Nicolette Ferguson

Liturgical Dancers

[Song – You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban]

 

MINISTRY OF MUSIC                                            Chancel Choir

PRESENTATION OF TITHES AND OFFERINGS         Deacons

Music                                                                   Chancel Choir             Offertory

*Doxology

*Prayer of Dedication

 

TIME FOR YOUTH

The Lesson

Children’s Offering

 

THE LORD’S PRAYER

 

*MORNING HYMN  Only What You Do For Christ Will Last  insert

 

PRAYER REQUESTS

 

WORDS OF ASSURANCE/PASTORAL PRAYER

 

HYMN OF MEDITATION                              solo – Pastor Miller

“May the Work I’ve Done, Speak for Me”

 

SERMON    “The Season for Labor is Now ”   Pastor Vera Miller

*HYMN OF INVITATION          It’s a New Season                      

It’s a new season, it’s a new day

A fresh anointing is flowing my way

It’s a season of power and prosperity

It’s a new season coming to me!

 

COMMUNION

Fellowship Offering                                       “Hymn For Genesee”

The Institution                        #323, #192, I Know It Was the Blood

Sharing of the Bread and the Cup

 

*BENEDICTION           “Blest Be the tie That Binds”               #286

We join hands to show our unity in Christ

*RINGING OF THE BELL                                   Yvonne Johnson

*POSTLUDE

*Please stand if you are able.     ** Ushers will seat latecomers.

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Genesee Baptist Church, 149 Brooks Avenue, Rochester, NY  14619    436-7250

Senior Pastor, Rev. Dr. Vera E. Miller                                                            377-2681

Supporting Ministers: Rev. Lois Golbourne, Rev. Angel Sullivan,

Rev. Karyn Carter, Rev. Lucille Kelley,  Minister Joyce Newton,

Student Minister, Rev. Steven Wilson

Minister Deborah Cox, Minister of Music

Gaston Williams, Caretaker                                                                             328-6604

Tarra Hartmann, Church Secretary                                                               436-7250

Church Office Hours: Monday (3-5), Wednesday & Friday (10-2)

Email:  geneseebaptistoffice@gmail.com

Visit us online at www.geneseebaptistchurch.org

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