300 Willits Street
Birmingham, Michigan

Worship Bulletin

Enter to Worship

Sunday, August 12, 2018 @ ​10:30am

Prelude:        “I Love You Lord” (Wagner)                           


Opening Prayer  

Greet Each Other                                                                                       

Call to Worship:
Leader:  With profound happiness, we welcome one another.   How good it is to be with one another and our God.
People:  Happy we are to serve one another and be kind to both friends and strangers.
Leader:  All peoples of the earth are God’s children, made in  God’s image and loved beyond measure.
People:  We are committed to be generous with our time and resources while we serve others as we serve God.
Leader:  Open your hearts to receive new strength.  Open your lives to renewed understanding.
People:  Surely God will give us what we need to face the challenges of the world, and we will be God’s ambassador wherever we go.

*Song:            “God’s Holy Ways Are Just & True” #663
Children’s Time

Scripture Reading:   Psalm 107:23-32 (O.T. page 560)

Sharing of Joys and Concerns

Prayers of the Community and the Lord’s Prayer                                                                                                         

Our Father who is in Heaven hallowed be your name.                          

Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.

Give us this day our daily bread.                                                   

And forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us.  

And lead us not into a time of trial, but deliver us from evil.        

For yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory forever.  Amen!

*Song:            “Children of the Heavenly Father” #83

Presenting our Gifts, Tithes and Offering

 Offertory: “I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say” (Krieger)

*Song of Response (Doxology): “Take My Gifts”           see insert


Scripture Reading:   Ephesians 4:25-5:2 (N.T. page 194)

Sermon:         “The Virtue of Kindness” Pastor Scott Runyon

*Closing Song:          “Day by Day” #449, Vs. 1 & 3


Closing Blessing (Benediction)

Postlude:        “Majesty” (Wagner)

The flowers today are in celebration of Marjorie Olsen’s 4th birthday given by her parents, Tim and Shelley.

Providing Leadership in This Morning’s Service:

Worship Leader: Barbara Campbell

Sr. Pastor: Rev. Scott Runyon

Guest Musician: Angie Tsou

Ushers: David Drake, Harriet Stewart, Glenn Craig,

Phil Babian, Dennis Schultz, Henry Nabors

Sound Technicians: Scott Ritchie, Will Olsen

Youth Leader: Shantel Gholston

Church Administrator: Leslie Jaquez

Music reproduced with permission of One license A-604859. All rights reserved

First Baptist Church

of Birmingham, Michigan

(248) 644-0550