Rev. Dr. Ross Lockhart is the Dean of St. Andrew’s Hall at The University of British Columbia. He is the Professor of Mission Studies at The Vancouver School of Theology where he teaches courses in missiology and practical theology. Ross is the founding Director of The Centre for Missional Leadership at St. Andrew’s Hall. He is author of Lessons from Laodicea: Missional Leadership in a Culture of Affluence and Beyond Snakes and Shamrocks: St. Patrick’s Missional Leadership Lessons for Today. Ross lives in North Vancouver with his wife Laura and their three children.
Order of Service October 18, 2020
Call to Worship (Psalm 96)
Hymn: #425 "We praise you, O God"
Chorus: Blessed by your name (Matt Redman), Think about his love (Walt Harrah)
Scripture Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
Sermon: "Broth & Blessings"
Hymn: #457 "Now thank we all our God"
Offering & Doxology
Prayers of the People (can be shared in comments of live feed)
Congregational Singing: You are asked to wear a mask while singing (front row and Music Director excepted). If you find singing with a cloth mask difficult we encourage you to experiment with a paper mask. Those who are not masked can hum!
Sunday Service Sign-up: Attendance at on-site worship will is capped at 50 as per government regulations. Please sign up at the side door so we can ensure we have adequate space.
Coffee & Conversation: Refreshments will be available in the Lower Hall following worship today.
Bible Study (NEW TIME): Steve will host a zoom study on the Bible text for the upcoming Sunday on Wednesday from 1:00 to 2:00 pm.
Women's Bible Study: Meet in the Lower Hall on Thursdays at 11:30 am. Bring your lunch and a drink and we will dive into God's word together.
Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Filling: A "Drive-Through" filling of the shoeboxes will occur after church, 11:30-1:30 on Sunday, October 18. This year our party will have a different flare, but we will still be filling boxes for children in need. Please consider contributing to help offset the costs of supplies - envelopes available at church, or you can e-transfer to [email protected] If you wish to fill a box contact Hallie for details: [email protected]
Birthdays: Lydia Bojesen (October 19), Stan Little (October 21), Corinne Rikkers (October 21), Bill de Fouw (October 24),
Thought for the Day