|Our Church at Worship
"A time of celebration and praise each week for the church family"
Join Us Sunday Mornings at 10:30 a.m.
Central Baptist Church
16 Elm Street, Westerly, RI 02891
Welcome and Announcements Rev. Dr. Cal Lord
Prelude Lynn Dowding
Call to Worship Skip Terwilliger
*The Gathering Hymn: Number 733
“We’ve a Story to Tell the Nations”
*The Opening Prayer & Lord's Prayer (Using debts/debtors)
*Gloria Patri: “Glory Be to the Father” Number 805
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.
The Choir Anthem: “To Share Our Faith”
The Children’s Moment
Responsive Reading: Let the Song Go Round the Earth (Leader/People)
Let the song go round the earth, Jesus Christ is Lord! Sound His praise, tell His worth, be His
Every clime and every tongue join the grand, the glorious song! Let the song go round the earth,
Jesus Christ is Lord!
Let the song go round the earth, where the summer smiles; Let the notes of holy mirth break
from distant isles;
Inland forests, dark and dim, icebound coasts give back the hymn. Let the song go round the
earth, where the summer smiles.
Let the song go round the earth, Jesus Christ is King! With the story of his worth let the whole
Him creation all adore evermore and evermore. Let the song go round the earth, Jesus Christ is
The Community in Prayer
& The Pastoral Prayer
The Congregational Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us to grow in our faith so that we are thankful in all circumstances. Help
us to choose gratitude that is not based on what happens, but in spite of what happens. Remind
us that all things work out according to your perfect plan. Amen.
Worship through offering our gifts, talents and tithes
The Offertory *Doxology (Number 809) Prayer of Dedication
Praise God from whom all blessings flow; praise him, all
creatures here below; praise him above, ye heavenly host:
Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen.
Greeting One Another
A Discipleship Moment Geri Maloney
*The Hymn of Preparation: Number 728
The Scripture: Acts 1:1-10
The Message: Rev. Dr. Cal Lord
“Called to Be a Witness!”
*The Hymn of Celebration: Number 715
“Lord You Give the Great Commission ”
Celebration of the Lord’s Supper
The Church Covenant
The Words of Institution
The Bread ~ The Cup
*The Hymn: “Blest be the tie that binds
Our hearts in Christian Love
The fellowship of kindred minds
Is like to that above.”
*Denotes congregation standing if you are able