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The Way for Worship at  Trinity United Church of Christ

October 2, 2022                                                                            11am

*Gathering Music             When Peace Like A River (1st stanza)              NCH 438

Greeting and Announcements                                   Kim Biondi

Centering Music                                                            Tom Lipe

*Responsive Intent                   A Mighty Fortress Is Our God                 NCH 439
Leader:    Psalm 3:1-5         Jim Wagner
All:    (1st stanza)
Leader:    Psalm 23: 1-4      Kim Biondi
All:    (2nd stanza)
Leader:    Psalm 46:1-3       Ken Criffield
All:    (3rd stanza)
Leader:    Psalm 121:1-2, 7-8     Ashleigh Crosby
All:    (4th stanza)

Opening Prayer

Scripture                               Psalm 124


Sharing Our Gifts

Invitation to Offering

Offertory Anthem               I’ve Got Peace Like A River                 Anne Lipe, accompanist

Bringing of Our Gifts            

*Praise Response Doxology
Praise God from whom all blessings flow
Praise God all creatures here below
Praise God above you heavenly hosts
Creator, Christ, and Holy Ghost

Prayer of Dedication


Hearing the Sacred Word

Scripture                             Psalm 137:1-4; Jeremiah 8:18-22

Sermon                A Band-Aid and a Kiss                 Rev. Dr. Cathy Cook

Litany of Intercession
Lifting Prayer Concerns

Poem                     “Grace”                          Gerald Moose, poet

*Responding to the Word               Balm of Gilead                 NCH 553


Going Forth with Good News

*Chiming of the Trinity        (In the name of the Creator, Christ and Holy Spirit)


*Closing Song                 When Peace Like A River (stanza 4)                    NCH 438

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Celebrations in October

4 Loni C.
7 Lora R.
8 Regina E.



In Need of Prayers

– Helena L.’s  Dad
– Ralf T.
– Debbye K.
– The Family of Boyd L.
– Dan – father of Cole L.
– Antonio
– Pat L.
– Cindy R.
– Rev. Alan M.
– Revs. Jerry and Marion
– Palestine/Israel
– Ukraine/Russia
– Buffalo
– Uvalde
– Highland Park


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