Live streamed from the Church.
Led by the Revd Lucy Brierley
What is the Kingdom of God like?
This Service, broadcast live from the Church can be found via the Church’s website – www.wokingurc.org.uk our YouTube Channel – www.youtube.com/channel/UCUfc8cYi_U8UX1elBV7biZg or via our Facebook page – www.facebook.com/wokingurc – The Service will be available to see for several weeks as well. If you would like some help to access any of them please email – email@example.com .
This order of Service has been prepared so that you may fully participate at home and the sound of praise may ring across the town and many other parts of the world!
The Services will also be recorded and if you would like an mp3 (audio) file sent by a Dropbox link by email every week please send a message to the Church office (as above). CDs (Sermon and Readings only) and DVDs will also be available and can be delivered or posted to you. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or if you are unable to email telephone Dave Tuson on 07817 007780.
Welcome and Notices
Call to Worship
Hymn – To God by the glory (R&S 289)
Hymn – I will sing, I will sing a song unto the Lord (R&S 279)
Prayers & The Lord’s Prayer
Hymn – Colours of day (R&S 572)
Reading – Ezekiel 17 v22-24
Mark 4 v 26-32
Hymn – Hear the call of the Kingdom
Prayers for Others and the Offering Prayer
Hymn – May the words of my mouth
Hymn – The Kingdom of God (R&S200)
Blessing & The Grace
NEWS AND NOTICES
After the Service today –…for those attending in person refreshments will be served (weather permitting) in the garden and you may also walk around the side of the Church to keep within the number allowed.
…for those at home an opportunity to ‘meet’ each other and share in some prayers via Zoom while you have your refreshments. Please follow the link on the Church website or Facebook page or use the login – https://zoom.us/j/93577271257
If you would like to give to the Church this can be done through two different links on the front page of the Church’s website or Facebook page – Cafonline and Givt. Regular giving can also be set up by these methods or by bank standing order.
Prayers are very important, particularly at this time of isolation. If you would like to request a prayer or volunteer to commit to praying regularly at home, and receive a prayer list please email Morwenna at email@example.com
If you would like to listen to another Service…..the URC is sending one out at 10 am each Sunday morning which can be accessed at any time afterwards. Just go to – https://devotions.urc.org.uk – and you can also be signed up for the daily email which gives a Bible reading, a commentary and a prayer.
Leading Worship elsewhere. The Revd David Netherwood is at Cobham United Church and Sydney Shore is at Normandy URC, Guildford this morning.
Monday – The Girls’ Brigade and Boys’ Brigade Zoom meetings Age groups meeting at various times starting from 6pm until 8pm. There is an invitation to all children and young people to share in this. Parents – just send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Tuesday – 10 am – Prayers for the Church’s work with children and young people. An invitation to pray Just follow the link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/73876320050?pwd=MzNWaS8ySGJMNElNSnVyV2dHZSsvQT09
Meeting ID: 738 7632 0050 Passcode: WURCyouth
Thursday – 10 am – Prayers for help and healing.
A short Service as close as possible to the weekly gathering for prayers which was held at the Church.
10.30 am Social Time Chat Everyone welcome at either or both.
To share in either via Zoom the link is: https://Zoom.us/j/95986431118. Should you need it, the meeting ID is 959-8643-1118.
Thursday – 11.30 am to 12.30 at the Church. Gifts for the York Road Project Regular items welcomed – Bottled water, jars of sauces for things such as bolognaise and curries, small UHT milk pots, fresh chicken or beef and fresh fruit and vegetables. Supplementary list – coffee sachets, pot noodles/snack pots, deodorants/ antiperspirants, shaving foam/razors and men’s NEW underwear (small & medium) but no other clothing for the time being.
URC General Assembly – Friday 9th to Monday 12th July. Live streamed via the URC website – www.urc.org.uk and URC Facebook and YouTube channels. Daily reports on website, Facebook and Twitter. Book of reports already on website.
Items of interest include:
Friday at 3.30 pm – election of the Moderator of General Assembly 2022/23 (first item)
Sunday at 9.30 am – announcement of the election of Moderator (first item)
Monday at 2 pm – Moderator-elect acceptance speech (third item)
Next Worship occasions:
Wednesday 7th.-.No Pause for Prayer this week
Sunday 11th July at 10.30 am – Morning Worship led by the Minister – Climate Sunday. To request a place please visit https://bit.ly/3cXNUUs or leave a message on the office phone.
(Due to continuing Covid restrictions the planned Saturday Climate evening has been postponed until 25th September as part of the Harvest Festival weekend)
Wednesday 14th July at 7 pm – Pause for Prayer extended Worship edition now on 21st July instead
Sunday 18th July at 10.30 am – All-age Worship led by the Minister. Attendance restricted to children and families, and those without internet in the first instance.