Langhorne United Methodist Church 301 E. Maple Ave., Langhorne PA 19047 (215) 757-4984
Langhorne United Methodist Church
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
A Fellowship of Believers Reaching Out That All Might Know Christ

This Weeks Bulletins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                        

 

 

 

 

        

 

 

  

                                                                    3rd Sunday of Advent

 

Today’s Worship Assistant - - Jeannette Hesser

 

December 15, 2019                                                                                       9:30a.m.

 

Welcome to Langhorne United Methodist Church!

 

Y   The “UMH” is our red United Methodist Hymnal, and is found in the book rack in front of you.

 

Y   Wherever you see an asterisk (*) in the bulletin, please stand as you are able in body or spirit.

 

Y   We also ask that you silence/mute your electrical devices during worship time. You are welcome to take photos of the altar and sanctuary, but please get permission from people before taking their pictures or pictures of their children. You are encouraged to follow along with the scripture readings on your device in any version or language you prefer. J

 

Y   If you need any assistance, please feel free to ask our ushers or the members around you! We are all very glad to help you!!

 

So sit back, enjoy worshiping God; enjoy receiving the love of Christ; and enjoy participating in the movement of the Holy Spirit in this place!!

 

 

 

Entrance

 

Prelude & Lighting of Altar Candles

 

Welcome & Passing of the Peace      

 

Life of the Church

 

*Call to Worship[1]                                                                               

 

Leader: We are ready, O Lord, to behold the presence of your spirit among us.

 

People: Bless our spirits with openness and joy!

 

Leader: We have come on this journey seeking hope and peace.

 

People: You, O Lord, have poured your spirit on us!

 

Leader: Justice and peace shall be brought to all God’s people.

 

People: No more shall fear and doubt claim us.

 

ALL: God is fulfilling the ancient promise of a Savior. Our hearts rejoice at this good news of God’s love. Amen.

 

*Hymn             “My Soul Gives glory to my God”                                UMH #198

 

Morning Prayer In Unison                                                                   UMBOW #256

 

Holy God, the mystery of your eternal Word took flesh among us in Jesus Christ. At the message of an angel, the virgin Mary placed her life at the service of your will. Filled with the light of your Spirit, she became the temple of your Word. Strengthen us by the example of her humility, that we may always be ready to do your will, and welcome into our lives Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

 

Proclamation of the Word of God

 

The Lighting of the Third Advent Candle - Joy                                     The Cresswell Family

 

Hymn of Expectation  “Angels We Have Heard On High”                  UMH #238, vs. 1-2

 

The Reading

 

Prophetic/Old Testament Lesson                                                  Isaiah 35:1-10

 

*Gospel Lesson                                                                              Matthew 11:2-11

 

*Response to the Reading

 

Leader: The Word of God for the people of God.

 

People: Thanks be to God.

 

Sermon            “Magnificat!”

 

Response to the Word and Thanksgiving

 

*Hymn             “Lo, How A Rose E’er Blooming”                                UMH #216

 

*Affirmation of Faith              “Apostles’ Creed”                                UMH #881

 

            *Response                   “Gloria Patri”                                      UMH #70

 

Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer

 

Prayer of Confession and Pardon                                                      

 

Presentation of Our Tithes and Our Offering                        

 

Anthem of Giving              “Song of Mary”                                   Robin Smith

 

*Doxology                                                                                       UMH #95

 

*Offertory Prayer of Dedication

 

Sending Forth

 

*Benediction

 

*Hymn             “Good Christian Friends Rejoice”                               UMH #224

 

*Postlude

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Altar Flowers today are in Memory of Loved Ones By Erika Paton 

 

Greeter is Marybeth States                                                                   

 

Ushers are The Smigiel Family                                                                                                 Prayer Chain – Please call Bill Bryan at 215 847-2130 for prayer requests and praise for answered prayers.

 

 

 

Langhorne United Methodist Church Staff

 

Rev. Laurie J. Pfahler

(215) 757-4984 (Office)

(215) 757-3252 (Parsonage)

Laurie@LanghorneChurch.org

Kerry Fenton, Organist

(609) 359-2027

Kerry@langhornechurch.org        

 

Bill Bryan, Congregational Care

(215 )757-4984 (Office)

(215) 847-2130 (Cell)

bill@langhornechurch.org

 

Hugh Green, Youth Director

(215) 752-8024

Hugh@langhornechurch.org            

      

 David Tyler, Lay Leader

(215) 752-9718

deetee0810@gmail.com

 

 

 Barbara Jordan, Choir Accompanist

(215) 364-3614

acompanist@aol.com

 

 Donna Goodwin, Church Secretary

(215) 757-4984 church@langhornechurch.org

 

 Kim Stockburger, Bell Choir Director

(267) 446-1268

gs5th@comcast.net

Kim Stockburger, LUMC Treasurer

(267) 446-1268

gs5th@comcast.net

 

Amy Rodda, Steeple Kids Director

(215) 757-4981

steeplekids@comcast.net

           

Kurt Tommuscheit, Sexton

(267) 230-8352

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Langhorne United Methodist Church

 

   Traditional Worship Service

 

   Sundays, 9:30 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



3rd Sunday of Advent

 

December 15, 2019                                           11:00a

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

Welcome to Langhorne United Methodist Church!

 

Y   The “UMH” is our red United Methodist Hymnal,

 

        and is found in the book rack in front of you.

 

Y   Wherever you see an asterisk (*) in the bulletin,

 

         please stand as you are able in body or spirit.

 

Y   We also ask that you silence/mute your electrical devices during worship time. You are welcome to take photos of the altar and sanctuary, but please get permission from people before taking their pictures or pictures of their children. You are encouraged to follow along with the scripture readings on your device in any version or language you prefer. J

 

Y   If you need any assistance, please feel free to ask our ushers or the members around you! We are all very glad to help you!!

 

So sit back, enjoy worshiping God; enjoy receiving the love of Christ, and enjoy participating in the movement of the Holy Spirit in this place!!

 

 

 

 

Opening

 

Welcome, Life of the Church & Prayer Requests

 

*Call to Worship                                   “Come As You Are”

 

*Passing of the Peace

 

*Praise Song                                          “The Lost Are Found”

 

Morning Prayer In Unison                                                             UMBOW #256   

 

Holy God, the mystery of your eternal Word took flesh among us in Jesus Christ. At the message of an angel, the virgin Mary placed her life at the service of your will. Filled with the light of your Spirit, she became the temple of your Word. Strengthen us by the example of her humility, that we may always be ready to do your will, and welcome into our lives Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

 

Proclamation of the Word

 

Lighting of the Third Advent Candle - Joy

 

Old Testament Lesson                                                                   Isaiah35:1-10

 

Gospel Lesson                                                                                   Matthew 11:2-11

 

Message                        “Magnificat!”

 

*Praise Song                  “Exceeding Joy”

 

Response to the Word & Thanksgiving

 

*Affirmation of Faith      “Apostles’ Creed”                             UMH #881

 

Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer

 

Confession and Pardon                                                                 

 

Offertory                         “Magnificat”

 

Sending Forth

 

*Benediction                                        

 

*Closing Song                “Only King Forever”

 

All depart into the mission field to make disciples of all nations

 

for Jesus Christ and the transformation of the world.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Altar Flowers are in Memory of Loved Ones by Erika Paton

 

 

 

 

 

Today’s ushers and greeters for the Contemporary Service are…

 

The Daeche Family

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
 
 

Langhorne United
 Methodist Church
301 E. Maple Ave.
Langhorne PA 19047
215-757-4984 
  
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Traditional Worship
9:30 a.m.
Sunday School - Children
9:30 a.m.
   Sunday School - Adults
 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
 
Office Hours
Monday-Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.