SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP
June 6, 2021 - 10:30am
We hope to see you in-person this Sunday!
- NO RESERVATION REQUIRED! -
Fully vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask, however, we highly encourage you to do so while inside the church building. Unvaccinated people must wear a mask per MDHHS/CDC protocol.
Enjoy a Cake and Coffee Reception Celebrating our High School Seniors and Pastor Jonathan White in the Atrium following the service.
PRELUDE
Prelude, Fugue and Ciacona in C
by Dietrich Buxtehude
 
NEWS OF THE CHURCH
 
INTROIT
The Lord is Here!
by Ruth Artman
The Lord is here in the beauty of the morning;
O, may we bow our hearts before God

CALL TO WORSHIP

HYMN #353
Be Thou My Vision
SLANE

OPENING PRAYER
Leader: O Lord, the poet asks,
People: "Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?"
Leader: We answer; show us where you would want us to go, O Lord.
People: The prophet asks, "What does the Lord require of you?"
Leader: We answer; to act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with our God.
People: As a congregation and as disciples,
Leader: Help us, we pray, to step forward in faith.
People: Reveal to us where you would have us go.
Leader: So we might serve the world in faith, hope and love.

  GLORIA PATRI
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
world without end. Amen.

RECOGNITION OF SENIORS
Billy Beusse, EGR - University of Miami
Ceci Cary, EGR - Michigan State University
Caroline Grin, EGR - University of Michigan
Laura Hurlburt, EGR - University of Michigan
Emma Israels. EGR - University of South Carolina
Daniel Koenen, EGR - University of Pittsburgh
Natalie Koster, EGR - University of Michigan
Colin Krause, EGR - Michigan State University
Spencer Millwood, EGR - Butler University
Whitaker Oosterman, GRCHS - Northern Michigan University
Maya Picard, EGR - Michigan State University
Ryan Stewart, FHN - Purdue University
Abby Ward, EGR - University of Denver
Andrew West, EGR - University of Michigan
Emma Wert, EGR - University of Michigan
Stephanie Wiener, EGR - Michigan State University
Emma Winks, GRCHS - Western Michigan University
  
SCRIPTURE READING
John 21:1-14

HYMN
O Risen Christ, You Search Our Hearts
LAND OF REST
Music: LAND OF REST, American folk tune; words: Herman G. Stuempfle © 2000 GIA Publications, Inc.,
used by permission OneLicense #729334-A

SCRIPTURE READING
John 21:15-17

HOMILY
Feed My Sheep

MUSIC FOR REFLECTION

MORNING OFFERING

(There is a locked mailbox under the Portico if you wish to stop by
this week to deliver your offering. If you wish to text a gift to Mayflower
please text 616-344-6255 then the word "give" and follow the prompts.)
 
OFFERTORY ANTHEM
The Lord Bless You and Keep You
by John Rutter (b.1945)
The Lord bless you and keep you:
The Lord make His face to shine upon you, and be gracious unto you
The Lord lift up the light of His countenance upon you,
And give you peace, Amen

COMMUNION
Invitation to Communion
Prayer of Consecration
The Lord's Prayer:
Our Father, who art in heave, Hallowed by thy name.
Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us us our debts,
as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation,
but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom,
and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen.
Words of Institution
Sharing of the Elements
Prayer of Thanksgiving
HYMN #273, verses 1-4
For Years to Come
ST. ANNE

BENEDICTION

WORSHIP PARTICIPANTS
Rev. Dr. Jonathan White, Interim Senior Pastor
Rev. Ruth Bell Olsson, Interim Associate Pastor
Dr. Julia Brown, Director of Music/Organist
Scott Bosscher, Choir Director
Chancel Choir
Natalie Koster, Emma Wert, Lay Readers
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A brief Congregational Meeting will take place immediately following the service.

WORSHIP MUSIC
MAYFLOWER SUMMER SERMON SERIES PREVIEW
We stand in prayer with frontline workers, families, friends,
co-workers, schools, caregivers, locally and globally,
as hope-minded people we pray for peace, discernment,
and God's presence in the days, and weeks to come.
MAYFLOWER CONNECTS
Please know your pastors are reaching out to every member and friend of Mayflower to inquire how our church family can help each other or if you need pastoral care.
On our home page at www.MayflowerChurch.org website this button
will connect you with our pastors if you are in need of assistance or
able to provide assistance to members and friends of Mayflower.
616-459-6255 / office@mayflowerchurch.org
DUE TO COVID-19 SAFETY PLAN THE CHURCH BUILDING IS LOCKED
Please call for appointment to meet with staff