Manassas Church of the Brethren
10047 Nokesville Road, Manassas VA 20110
Pastors Mandy North and Chris Bowman
Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Sunday, November 26, 2017
A Faith-finding Thankfulness
(10:50) Music for Gathering
Welcome and Sharing †
* Call to Worship
We approach you, O God, with majesty and wonder.
ALL: For we, like Christ, belong to the day and take comfort in being made in your likeness.
ONE: We give thanks, O God, for the mystery of your created world and universe.
ALL: And, like Jesus, we belong to the day, knowing that we are part of his Body and this family of faith.
ONE: Grant us mercy, O God, to see the workings of your salvation which lie within and beyond our space and time.
ALL: For the everlasting God will whisper hope
* Opening Prayer
* Hymn Come, ye thankful people #94
Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:1-20 O.T. p. 165
Hymn We plow the fields and scatter #96
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 9:6-15 N.T. p.183
Offering Our Time, Talents, and Treasure
Offertory Thanks Be to Thee Handel
* Doxology Praise God, the Source of Life #95
(There is no Children’s Church today. Children in Grades K-2 are invited to stay in worship. Age-appropriate activity bags and bulletins are available in the narthex and can be requested from the ushers.)
* Offertory Prayer
Anthem The Old Hundredth Arr. Wiliams
Scripture: Luke 17:11-19 N.T. p. 80
Sermon: “Thanksgiving Turkey”
* Hymn Sing to the Lord of harvest #98
* Piano Meditation
Give thanks to God, bless His name. For the Lord is good; His steadfast love endures forever, and His faithfulness to all generations – Psalm 100:4-5
* Please rise as you are able.
† Before the service, please place any announcements or prayer requests you want to have shared this morning in the basket near the podium.
Flowers on the worship table are given to the Glory of God from Mary & Tony Geisler in memory of Kimmie Geisler