WORSHIP ONLINE – SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2020

TIME: 11:00 – 11:45 AM
VIA VIDEO OR PHONE CONFERENCE

SUNDAY WORSHIP ONLINE: OCTOBER 18, 2020 AT 11:00 – 11:45 AM

Dear friends, 

We invite you to join us Sunday morning for our worship service online. You can join in as early as 10:30am to ensure you are properly logged in and for a time of fellowship, before we begin our service at 11:00am. Please state your name at the beginning of logging in. We encourage you to forward this email to friends and family who may want to join our online service. The login information is updated each week.

The Ministerial Team and the Board of Elders/Administrative Board
Hillcrest Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

JOIN US VIA VIDEO OR PHONE CONFERENCE

We will continue to provide the login information each week by e-mail/phone. If you, or someone you know, would like to join the distribution list, please click here or contact Rev. Ann Stainton at hillcrest@bellnet.ca or 416-433-7997.

ORDER OF WORSHIP

You are encouraged to prepare a piece of bread and juice and we will partake in Communion together.

20th Sunday after Pentecost A
Thanksgiving & Capital Campaign Celebration Sunday
October 18, 2020
 
Welcome and Announcements:  Melissa Danguecan

Gathering Music: Madryn McCabe

Call to Worship: Melissa Danguecan

Invocation 

Scripture Reading: Dr. Paul Babiak
Isaiah 45:1-7; 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
Response to the Word
Paul: The Word of God for the People of God.
Congregation: Thanks be to God.

Sermon: Rev. Ben Kidd
Text:  Matthew 22:15-22
Meditation: “Give & Let Give”

Special Music: Madryn McCabe

Pastoral Prayer: Rev. Ben Kidd

Lord’s Prayer (recited)

The Offering: Melissa Danguecan

Invitation to Stewardship:
Today, we will be receiving the Thanksgiving special offering. This offering benefits Colleges, Universities and Theological institutions that receive funding from the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Disciples related institutions take seriously their church relatedness and are committed to strong liberal arts, value oriented and general education. They are globally and ecumenically connected. Our future rests in partnership with these schools to develop future leaders for the church. Your generosity is very much appreciated.

We invite you to continue with your tithes and offering through one of the options below. We know many of you are facing challenges due to COVID-19 and offer understanding for any decision you make.Online through our page on Canada Helps
Mail a cheque to Hillcrest Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 2 Vaughan Road, Toronto, ON M6G 2N1
Prayer of Thanksgiving

Celebration of the Lord’s Supper: Rev. Ben Kidd

Invitation to the Table
Consecration and Participation
Prayer for the Bread: Carolyn Carruthers
Prayer for the Cup: Amorsolo Himaya

Closing Prayer 

Dismissal: Madryn McCabe

“Go Now in Peace”
 Go now in peace. Never be afraid.
God will go with you each hour of ev’ry day.
Go now in faith, steadfast, strong and true.
Know He will guide you in all you do.
Go now in love, and show you believe.
Reach out to others so all the world can see.
God will be there, watching from above.
Go now in peace, in faith and in love.
For tip sheets and the latest news on COVID-19, please visit the World Health Organization’s website by clicking here. https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public