View the Worship Service for May 1, 2022

May 1, 2022
Easter Season

Prelude— God’s Love; Were you there (arr. M. Hamm)—Will Wiebe-Friesen

Christ Candle Lighting

Introit—Celebration with Joy (Dobrinski)—Chancel Bells; Verlene Garber, director

Land Acknowledgement

Welcome and Prayer—Tim Hodge

*Hymn—Lift Your Glad Voices—VT 340

Children’s Conversation—Esther Koontz

Anthem—Will the Circle Be Unbroken? (arr. Page)—Chancel Bells

Scripture Reading—John 21:1-19—Adah Hodge

Sermon—If the Oceans Were Ink—Nathan Koontz

*Hymn—Seeking Warmth from Charcoal Blazing—VT 344

Kin-dom Report—Mary Ellen Hodge

Prayers of God’s People

*Hymn—Christ Is Alive! Let Christians Sing—VT 359

BenedictionNathan Koontz

Benediction Response—The Lord Bless You and Keep You (Lutkin)—Chancel Bells and Organ

Postlude—Crown him with many crowns (arr. J. Westenkuehler)— Will Wiebe-Friesen

*You are invited to stand

VT = Voices Together

Audio visual—Francis Toews

Pastors—Renee Reimer, Nathan Koontz, Todd Schlosser