Worship service for January 16, 2022

January 16, 2022

Prelude—Joy To The Night (Jim Brickman); Pie Jesu, from Requiem, (Andrew Lloyd Weber)—Erich Boschman, piano

Lighting the Christ Candle—Dorothy Nickel Friesen

Welcome and Prayer

*HymnArise, Your Light— VT 273

Children’s Conversation—Mary Ellen Hodge

Scripture Reading—Isaiah 58:6-12—Richard Friesen

SermonWe Cannot Rest—Rosie Epp

*Hymn­ Lift Every Voice and Sing—VT 611

Prayers of God’s people—Dorothy Nickel Friesen

*HymnFor the Healing of the Nations—VT 705

*Benediction—Dorothy Nickel Friesen

Postlude—Verlene Garber

VT = Voices Together

Audio visual—Ken Lamp

Pastors—Renee Reimer and Nathan Koontz

This Sunday we welcome our guest preacher, Rosie Epp. Rosie is a retired pastor, most recently at Zion Mennonite Church in Elbing, KS. She has been an ordained minister for over 40 years and was the second ordained woman in Western District Conference. We are grateful for Rosie (also Renee’s mom!) to be leading us in worship this week.