Oct. 11 Online Service

Oconee Street UMC Online Service
October 11, 2020

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Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Prelude

“Spirit of the Living God”
Maxine Easom

Invocation

JoBeth Allen

Opening Hymn

“Spirit of Gentleness”
Joel Siebentritt and Carter Vest

Reading: Exodus 32:1-14

JoBeth Allen

Sermon: “The Mercy of Moses”

Dr. Jodie Lyon

Anthem

“Remember Me, O’ Lord”
The Gentlemen Of The Chapel Royal

Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer

JoBeth Allen

Closing Hymn

“Great is Thy Faithfulness”

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

“Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us”
Maxine Easom

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August 23 Online Service

Oconee Street United Methodist Church
Aug. 23, 2020

Prelude

“Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah”
Performed by Maxine Easom

Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Call to Worship

David Stanley

Opening Hymn

“Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah”
Performed at Grace Community Church (Sun Valley, California)

Reading: Exodus 1:8 to 2:10

David Stanley

Sermon: “Nasty Women”

The Rev. Laura Patterson

Anthem

Come, Thou Fount of Ev’ry Blessing”
Performed by the Atlanta Master Chorale & Morehouse College Glee Club

Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer

David Stanley

Closing Hymn

“Abide With Me”
The Choir of King’s College (Cambridge, England)

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

“He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands”
Performed by Maxine Easom

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August 16 Online Service

Oconee Street UMC Online Service
Aug. 16, 2020

Prelude

“My Jesus, I Love Thee”
Performed by Maxine Easom

Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Invocation

Alys Willman and Daniel Malec

Opening Hymn

“My Faith Looks Up to Thee”

Reading: Matthew 15: 10-28

Alys Willman

Sermon

“Expansive, Messy Faith” by Pastor Laura Patterson

Anthem

“Christ Has Broken Down the Wall”
Performed by The Westminster Youth Choir (Greenville, South Carolina)

The Lord’s Prayer

Oscar Malec

Closing Hymn

“Lord, I Want to Be a Christian”
Performed by The Cedarmont Kids

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

“Blessed Assurance”
Performed by Maxine Easom

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August 9 Online Service

Oconee Street UMC Online Service
Aug. 9, 2020

Prelude

“I Have Decided to Follow Jesus”
Folk Melody from India.  Arranged by Heather Sorenson.
Performed by Maxine Easom

Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Invocation

Joshua King

Opening Hymn

“Jesus, Saviour, Pilot Me”
Performed by The Mennonite Hour Singers

Reading: Matthew 14: 22-33

Joshua King

Sermon: “A Very Nautical Controversy”

The Rev. Laura Patterson

Anthem

“I Believe This is Jesus”
Performed by the St. Olaf Choir (1983)

Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer

Joshua King

Closing Hymn

“You Are Mine”
Composed by Mark Hayes. Directed by Don Neuen.
Hour of Power Choir accompanied by Zeljko Marasovich on the organ.

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

Great Is Thy Faithfulness. 
By T.O. Chisholm and William Runyan.. Arranged by Gloria Roe.
Performed by Maxine Easom

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August 2 Online Service

Oconee Street UMC Online Service
Aug. 2, 2020

Prelude

“In Christ Alone” by Keith Getty
Performed by Molly McClure Stanley

Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Invocation

Jodie Lyon

Opening Hymn

“Lord, You Have Come to the Lakeshore”
Performed by First Plymouth Church (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Reading: Matthew 14:13-21

Reading by Jodie Lyon

Sermon: “Sacramental Resistance”

Sermon by The Rev. Laura Patterson

Anthem

“Not One Sparrow Forgotten”
 Shaker Hymn arranged by William Hawley

Not one sparrow is forgotten, E’en the raven God will feed;
And the lily of the valley From His bounty hath its need.
Then shall I not trust Thee, Father, In Thy mercy have a share?
And through faith and prayer, my Mother, Merit Thy protecting care?

Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer

Jodie Lyon

Closing Hymn

“Break Thou Bread of Life”
Performed by Metropolitan Tabernacle (London)

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

“Let Us Break Bread Together”
Performed by Laura Valentine

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July 26 Online Service

Oconee Street UMC Online Service
July 26, 2020

Prelude

“I Love To Tell the Story”
Song by William G. Fischer. Arranged by Robin Thomas. Performed by Maxine Easom

Welcome

Pastor Laura Patterson

Invocation

Sarah Sumners

Opening Hymn

“I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord”
Performed at Grace Community Church (Sun Valley, California)

Reading: Matthew 13:31-33, 45-52

Sarah Sumners

Sermon: “Kingdom Change”

The Rev. Laura Patterson

Anthem

“The Rune of Hospitality”
Arranged and performed by The Dale Warland Singers

‘I saw a stranger yestreen. I put food in the eating place,
drink in the drinking place, music in the listening place.

And in the sacred name of the Triune he blessed myself and my house,
my cattle and my dear ones

And the lark said in her song, often often often.
Goes the Christ in stranger’s guise, often often often.
Goes the Christ in stranger’s guise’.

Prayer / The Lord’s Prayer

Sarah Sumners

Closing Hymn

“Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God”
Performed by Marantha! Acoustic

Benediction

Pastor Laura Patterson

Postlude

“I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord”
Words by Timothy Dwight. Music by Aaron Williams. Performed by Maxine Easom

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