SUNDAY WORSHIP – 10:45 AM

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WELCOME TO THE WEB SITE  OF                                                                       THE NORTH RIDGE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

 

NR BI 3 16 003                       Memorial window in honor of Olive Beach, our founder                                                                                                                                                                                                  Please take some time to browse and read about our church and our ministry to the community.  If you like what you find, please join us for worship on Sunday .  ALL ARE WELCOME!   Below you will find our usual order of worship:

RECENT SERVICES                                                                 Rev. Matt Worley, Pastor

            ORDER OF WORSHIP                        

CHRIST THE KING SUNDAY                                                                         November 20, 2016

“We will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, His power,           and the wonders He has done.”  –  Psalm 78:4

                                            THE GATHERING OF GOD’S PEOPLE

PRELUDE                                                                                                         Don Schultz, Organist

BRINGING IN THE LIGHT

ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                                                Rosanna Schultz

A HISTORY MOMENT                                                                                                     Don Schultz

CALL TO WORSHIP                   “Canticle of Zechariah”                                             UMH #208

HYMN                   “Crown Him with Many Crowns”                                                    UMH #327

OPENING PRAYER                                                                                                                       Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in your well-beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords:  Mercifully grant that the peoples of earth, divided and enslaved by sin, may be freed and brought together under His most gracious rule; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.  Amen.

PASSING OF THE PEACE

CHILDRENS’ MESSAGE

PROCLAIMING THE WORD                                                                                            EPISTLE READING                Colossians 1: 11-20                                                     Lori Oakes

SPECIAL MUSIC                                                                                                           NRUMC Choir

SERMON LESSON     Luke 23: 33-43                                                                                                “And the people stood by, watching; but the leaders scoffed at Him, saying, ‘He saved others; let Him save himself if He is the Messiah of God, His chosen one!'”

MESSAGE              It’s Not About Him, it’s About You                      Pastor Matt Worley  Christ is the true king.  Putting His people before himself, He willingly died for us.

HYMN                         “His Name is Wonderful”                                                           UMH #174

                                           OUR RESPONSE TO THE WORD

PRAYERS OF OUR CHURCH FAMILY

THE LORD’S PRAYER

THE OFFERING OF OUR GIFTS AND OURSELVES

DOXOLOGY                                                                                                                           UMH #95

PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING

                                  GOD’S PEOPLE SCATTER INTO THE WORLD

CLOSING HYMN                    “Victory in Jesus”                                                            UMH #370

DISMISSAL WITH BLESSING

CARRYING GOD’S LIGHT INTO THE WORLD

GO MAKE OF ALL DISCIPLES

 

WORSHIP SERVICE VOLUNTEERS                                                                               Greeters:  Barb Stevens and  Marge Kerns                                                                         Liturgist:  Rosanna Schultz                                                                                                               Reader:  Lori Oakes                                                                                                                     Ushers: Mark Randall and Cheryl Bish

 

Attendance Last Week: 33                                                                                         Offering Received:  $934.00

  • Breakfast Club – Monday at 8:30 am
  • Bible Study – Monday at 9:30 am
  • CMC meets Tuesday from 1-4 pm
  • There will be no choir practice this week
  • Finance & Ad Board will be meeting Tuesday, November 22 at 5:30 & 6: 15 pm.
  • Trustees meeting Wednesday, November 23 at 6:30 pm.
  • UMW will be meeting Thursday, December 8th for their dinner out at Gordy Harper’s along with White Gift & Secret Sister Exchange.
  • There will be no gathering of Friends in December.
  • Community Club Potluck is today after worship.
  • Hanging of the Greens/Donut Sunday is next week, November 27th.  Please plan on staying after worship to help decorate the church for our Bicentennial “Old Fashion Christmas.”
  • Don’t forget that we are collecting gloves & socks for the men at Ransomville manor for our Christmas mission.  We want to be sure that all 60 men have a gift to open on Christmas morning.

 

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