Weekly Bulletins

Wolfe Island United Church

(Established 1886)
Sunday, July 14, 2019

Welcome to Worship


Minister: Elizabeth Amirault

Musician: Robert Douglas


Wolfe Island United Church
Sunday, July 14, 2019
(* indicates – standing, as able)

Words of Welcome
Announcements, Prayer Requests
Lighting of the Christ Candle

The Peace
Leader: The peace of Christ be with all of you
Response: And also with you.

* Hymn: “O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing”                                            VU 326

Call to Worship: (Responsively)
One: Who is the God who stands council in heaven?
All: Our God, from whom comes salvation.
One: Who is the God who gives justice to the weak and the orphan.
All: Our God, from whom comes salvation.
One: Are you ready to see what God can do?
All: We come to worship our God, our salvation.
Adapted from Psalm 82

Prayer of Approach: (Unison)
God of justice and mercy, we come to you this day seeking your healing and reconciling love. Help us to be open to your word, your presence, your compassion. Clear our hearts of those things which block your will. Keep us focused on your enabling power so that we may more fully serve you. In Jesus’ Name, we pray. Amen

For the Youth Among us and Within us 

* Hymn: “Love Divine”                                                                                    VU 333

First Testament: Amos 7:7-17
Gospel: Luke 10: 25-37 

* Hymn:  “The Care the Eagle Gives Her Young”                                       VU 269

Sermon: “Compassion”

* Sharing God’s Blessings:                                                                               VU 542

 * Offertory Prayer: (Unison)
God, we know that your power cannot be bought with money, influence, or bribery. Your grace and healing are priceless and are freely given to everyone. All we can do is offer you what we have, meagre though it may be until it is transformed by your power into miracles. Bless now this, our offering. Amen.


Sung Prayer: “Lord, Listen to Your Children”                                            VU 400

 The Prayers of The People and the Lord’s Prayer

* Hymn: “How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds”                                     VU 344

* Commissioning & Benediction.
* Choral Blessing:  (inside front cover of Voices United)

Scripture Selections for Sunday July 21, 2019
Amos 8:1-12
Luke 10:38-42
Sermon: “The Discipline of Patience”


If you need to contact Elizabeth Amirault you can call her cell phone at
(343) 363-0754.  Her email address is Minister.WIUC@cogeco.ca

Upcoming Events this summer
July 28, 2019 – Worship with Anglican Neighbours here at WIUC
August 2, 2019 – Fish Fry at St. Margaret’s Hall
August 11, 2019 – WIUC worship at Christ Church at Foot

There will be no Sunday School classes until the fall.  Activities will be left on the table in the Children’s Corner for the summer months.