Growing in faith, serving with love
Order for Worship - 23rd Sunday after Pentecost
November 8, 2020
GATHER & PRAISE
Leader: This is the day the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it! We gather to worship Christ, who has brought us together to be a holy family, embracing and sharing his love at all times.
All: Let’s worship God together!
PRAYER REQUESTS
If you would like to share a joy or prayer concern, please email Pastor Dan at dan@tequestapres.org and your request will be shared in next week’s worship packet. Prayer requests will remain for 3 weeks unless updated.
  • For all impacted by the COVID-19 virus. For our medical professionals, paramedics, firefighters, and police officers. For those suffering from illness or facing treatment.
  • For peace in our communities and opportunities for reconciliation. For the softening of hearts and the desire for justice. For the willingness to have conversations that lead to understanding, reconciliation, and healing.
  • Our leaders at every level, for wisdom and discernment as they make difficult decisions, for our Session and deacons.
  • For those burdened with stress and anxiety during this time, as well as those who facing financial uncertainty.
  • For our members who are traveling to their winter homes.
  • Rebecca Nestor, Bea Walker, Sybil Dickerson, Gail Viau, John and Judy Campbell, Chloe King, Michael Owens, Kenly Drummond, Deb Gervais, Richard Weimar, Beth Mathias, Kim Hanrahan, Mark, Ed Layman, Joyce Hawkins, Chris Moats, Chet and Mary Jane Downs, Families who have lost loved ones
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
John Anderson - Nov 8, Susan Glenn - Nov 8, Marian Itzen - Nov 8, Joani Thomas - Nov 8, Jim Hawkes - Nov 9, Brenda Simanski - Nov 11, Jeff Smith - Nov 12, Chery Hires - Nov 13, Martha Ause - Nov 14, Christine von Zabern - Nov 14
GIVE BACK
God relies on all of us to come together to be the church. When we commit to bold generosity, God will do things through us that we never thought possible!
You can give back by clicking the “give online” button, by scanning the QR Code with your camera app on your smart phone, or by mailing a check to our church office at:
 

FPC Tequesta
482 Tequesta Drive
Tequesta, FL 33469
Scripture Readings
Romans 8:28
We know that all things work together for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose.
 
Psalm 33:11
The counsel of the Lord stands forever the thoughts of his heart to all generations.
 
John 14:27
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.

Sermon: Dark Clouds & Silver Linings
REFLECTIVE MUSIC
CHARGE & BENEDICTION
Whether we are gathering in person or worshiping online, God has a place for each of us to contribute to the church. Find a way to plug in and engage with what God is doing here at FPC Tequesta. As we continue our journey of faith, may the grace of Jesus, the love of God the Father, and the fellowship of the Spirit be with us until Christ comes again, amen.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD IS BACK..... For more than 10 years our church and preschool have supported this world wide project. Shoe boxes and instructional brochures will be available for pickup in the courtyard after Sunday services and in the church office during the week. All filled shoe boxes must be returned to the church on or before Sunday, November 15th.  New this year, you can pack a box on line by clicking here.  Please call John or Bette Walker at 744-5904 if you have any questions.
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