A Charge of the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church

August

August 2nd - Joint Campfire Worship at 6:30 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus
   Scripture: Matthew 13:1-9; 18-23
   Sermon Title: Seeds On The Path
   Song: Little White Box
   Song: I'll Fly Away - TFWS 2282
   Song: The Gift Of Love - UMH 408
   Song: Come, Ye Sinners, Poor 
And Needy - UMH 340
   Song: Sinners, Turn: Why Will You Die - UMH 346
   Song: I'm Goin'a Sing When The Spirit Say Sing - UMH 333

   Song: Old Rugged Cross - UMH 504
August 5th
   Scripture: Genesis 1:1-2:3
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe In God The Father...
   Opening Hymn: I Am Thine, O Lord - UMH 474
   Hymn: The Battle Hymn Of The Republic - UMH 717
   Closing Hymn: We Believe In One True God - UMH 85
   Communion Sunday
August 12th

   Scripture: John 1:1-34; Luke 1:26-45
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe In Jesus Christ
   Opening Hymn: Amazing Grace - UMH 378
   Psalm 89 (UMH 807)
   Hymn: What Child Is This - UMH 219
   Closing Hymn: Rejoice, The Lord Is King - UMH 715
August 19th
   Scripture: John 18:28-19:15
   Sermon Title: Creed: Christ Suffered Under Pontius Pilate
   Opening Hymn: Lord Of The Dance - UMH 261
   Psalm 22 (UMH 752)
   Hymn: Nothing But The Blood - UMH 362
   Closing Hymn: O Sacred Head, Now Wounded - UMH 286
August 26th
   Scripture: <Preacher's Choice>
   Sermon Title: Guest Preacher
   Opening Hymn: Just A Closer Walk With Thee - TFWS 2158
   Psalm 117 (UMH 838)
   Hymn: What A Friend We Have In Jesus - UMH 526
   Closing Hymn: Open My Eyes That I May See - UMH 454

August 30th - Joint Campfire Worship at 6:30 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus
   Scripture: Matthew 13:1-9; 18-23
   Sermon Title: Seeds On Rocky Ground
   Song: Wade In The Water - TFWS 2107
   Song: As I Went Down To The River To Pray- W&S 3164
   Song: Gather Us In - TFWS 2236
   Song: Breathe - W&S 3112
   Song: I've Got Peace Like A River - TFWS 2145
   Song: Sweet Wind
   Song: Here I Am, Lord - UMH 593

November
November 1st - All Saints' Day Service at 6:00 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus
   Scripture: Acts 13:13-43
   Sermon Title: Looking For The Resurrection
   Opening Hymn: Steal Away To Jesus - UMH 704
   Psalm 147 (UMH 859)

   Hymn: Soon And Very Soon - UMH 706
   Closing Hymn: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - UMH 703
November 4th
   Scripture: John 3:1-21
   Sermonette: Creed: I Believe In The Life Everlasting
   Opening Hymn: Sing With All The Saints In Glory - UMH 702
   Hymn: When We All Get To Heaven - UMH 701
   Closing Hymn: There Is A Fountain Filled With Blood - UMH 622

   Communion Sunday
November 11th - Laity Sunday (celebrated)
   Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12
   Sermon Title: <Lay Preacher's Choice>
   Opening Hymn: Blessed Assurance - UMH 369
   Psalm 16 (UMH 748)
   Hymn: He Touched Me - UMH 367
   Closing Hymn: America The Beautiful - UMH 696
November 18th - Harvest Home
   Scripture: Acts 4:32-37
   Sermon Title: A Kingdom Of God Economy
   Opening Hymn: Blest Be The Tie That Binds - UMH 557
   Psalm 133 (UMH 850)
   Hymn: A Mighty Fortress Is Our God - UMH 110
   Closing Hymn: Lord, Dismiss Us With Thy Blessing - UMH 671

November 21st - Thanksgiving Eve Service at 6:00 pm at French Asylum
   Scripture: 1 Chronicles 16:8-36
   Sermon Title: Give Thanks
   Opening Hymn: Give Thanks - TFWS 2036
   Hymn: Come, Ye Thankful People, Come - UMH 694
   Closing Hymn: Let Us Break Bread Together - UMH 618

   Communion

November 25th - Christ The King Sunday
   Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:1-17
   Sermon Title: Who Is Lord?
   Opening Hymn: How Great Thou Art - UMH 77
   Psalm 80 (UMH 801)
   Hymn: Pass It On - UMH 572
   Closing Hymn: Lead On, O King Eternal - UMH 580

December
December 2nd - 1st Sunday Of Advent
   Scripture: Luke 21:25-36
   Sermon Title: Anticipation Of What Is To Come
   Opening Hymn: Star Child - TFWS 2095

   Advent Hymn: Advent Song - TFWS 2090 (verse 1)
   Hymn: O Come, O Come Emmanuel - UMH 211
   Closing Hymn: Holy God, We Praise Thy Name - UMH 79
   Communion Sunday
December 9th - 2nd Sunday Of Advent
   Scripture: Luke 3:1-6
   Sermon Title: Getting Ready
   Opening Hymn: Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus - UMH 196

   Advent Hymn: Advent Song - TFWS 2090 (verse 2)
   Luke 1:68-79
   Hymn: Hail To The Lord's Anointed - UMH 203
   Closing Hymn: I Want To Walk As A Child Of The Light - UMH 206
December 16th - 3rd Sunday Of Advent
   Scripture: Luke 3:7-18
   Sermon Title: No Distractions
   Opening Hymn: God Of Love And God Of Power - UMH 578

   Advent Hymn: Advent Song - TFWS 2090 (verse 3)
   Isaiah 12:2-6
   Hymn: Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus - UMH 349
   Closing Hymn: 'Twas In The Moon of Wintertime - UMH 244
December 23rd - 4th Sunday Of Advent
   Scripture: Luke 1:39-45
   Sermon Title: Blessed Excitement
   Opening Hymn: One Holy Night In Bethlehem - TFWS 2097

   Advent Hymn: Advent Song - TFWS 2090 (verse 4)
   Luke 1:47-55
   Hymn: To A Maid Engaged To Joseph - UMH 215
   Closing Hymn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing - UMH 240

December 24th - 4:00 pm Christmas Eve at The Pathway Worship Campus

   The Christmas Story
   Opening Hymn: O Little Town Of Bethlehem - UMH 230
   Hymn: Once In Royal David's City - UMH 250

   Hymn: Away In A Manger - UMH 217

   Hymn: Sing We Now Of Christmas - UMH 237

   Hymn: There's A Song In The Air - UMH 249

   Hymn: Angels From The Realms Of Glory - UMH 220

   Hymn: O Come, All Ye Faithful - UMH 234
   Hymn: The Little Drummer Boy
   Closing Hymn: Silent Night, Holy Night - UMH 239

   Communion

December 24th - 6:30 pm Christmas Eve at French Asylum
   Scripture: Luke 2:1-20
   Sermon Title: Delivery
   Opening Hymn: O Come, All Ye Faithful - UMH 234
   Hymn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing - UMH 240
   Hymn: Angels We Have Heard on High - UMH 238
   Hymn: In The Bleak Midwinter - UMH 221
   Closing Hymn: Silent Night, Holy Night - UMH 239
   Communion

December 24th - 11:15 pm Christmas Eve at The Pathway Ministry Campus
   Scripture: Selections from Matthew, Luke, and John
   Sermon Title:  The Christmas Story
   Opening Hymn: O Little Town Of Bethlehem - UMH 230
   Hymn: Joy To The World - UMH 246
   Hymn: The First Noel - UMH 245
   Hymn: Away In A Manger - UMH 217
   Closing Hymn: Silent Night, Holy Night - UMH 239
   Communion

December 30th
   Scripture: <Preacher's Choice>
   Sermon Title: Guest Preacher
   Opening Hymn: He Is Born - UMH 228
   Psalm 148 (UMH 861)
   Hymn: Infant Holy, Infant Lowly - UMH 229
   Closing Hymn: Spirit Song - UMH 347

Current Worship Plans

October
October 4th - Joint Campfire Worship at 6:30 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus
   Scripture: Matthew 13:1-9; 18-23
   Sermon Title: Seeds In Good Soil
   Song: Shine, Jesus, Shine - TFWS 2173
   Song: God Of Wonders - W&S 3034
   Song: How Great Is Our God - W&S 3003
   Song: Tradin' My Sorrow - W&S 3108
   Song: Amazing Grace, My Chains Are Gone - W&S 3104
   Song: King Jesus Is All
   Song: Victory In Jesus - UMH 370

October 7th
   Scripture: John 17
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe The Holy Catholic Church
   Opening Hymn: The Church's One Foundation - UMH 545
   Hymn: One Bread, One Body - UMH 620
   Closing Hymn: We Are Called - TFWS 2172
   Communion Sunday

October 14th
   Scripture: Daniel 7, Ephesians 4:1-16
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe In The Communion Of Saints
   Opening Hymn: They'll Know We Are Christians By Our Love - TFWS 2223

   Psalm 106 (UMH 829)
   Hymn: Come, Let Us Join Our Friends Above - UMH 709
   Closing Hymn: Faith Of Our Fathers - UMH 710
October 21st
   Scripture: Hebrews 9:11-28
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe The Forgiveness Of Sins
   Opening Hymn: Freely, Freely - UMH 389
   Psalm 25 (UMH 757)
   Hymn: The Old Rugged Cross - UMH 504
   Closing Hymn: Nothing But The Blood - UMH 362
October 28th
   Scripture: John 5:21-32, Romans 6:1-11
   Sermon Title: Creed: The Resurrection Of The Body
   Opening Hymn: Shall We Gather At The River - UMH 723
   Psalm 145 (UMH 857)
   Hymn: Hymn Of Promise - UMH 707
   Closing Hymn: Rejoice, The Lord Is King - UMH 715

September
September 2nd
   Scripture: John 19:16-42
   Sermon Title: Creed: Christ Was Crucified, Died, And Was Buried
   Opening Hymn: Are Ye Able - UMH 530
   Hymn: Take Up Thy Cross - UMH 415
   Closing Hymn: I Have Decided To Follow Jesus - TFWS 2129
   Communion Sunday
September 9th
   Scripture: John 20:1-18
   Sermon Title: Creed: On The Third Day He Rose From The Dead
   Opening Hymn: In The Garden - UMH 314
   Psalm 118 (UMH 839)
   Hymn: Because He Lives - UMH 364
   Closing Hymn: Up From The Grave He Arose - UMH 322
September 16th
   Scripture: Luke 24:50-53
   Sermon Title: Creed: Christ Ascended Into Heaven
   Opening Hymn: Crown Him With Many Crowns - UMH 327
   Psalm 47 (UMH 781)
   Hymn: All Hail The Power Of Jesus' Name - UMH 154
   Closing Hymn: He Lives - UMH 310

September 20th - Joint Campfire Worship at 6:30 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus
   Scripture: Matthew 13:1-9; 18-23
   Sermon Title: Seeds In Thorny Ground
   Song: Jesus Loves Me This I Know - UMH 191
   Song: Lord, I Lift Your Name On High - TFWS 2088
   Song: As A Fire Is Meant For Burning - TFWS 3237
   Song: Here I Am To Worship - W&S 3177
   Song: Blessed Is Your Name - W&S 3002
   Song: Better Is One Day
   Song: The Heart Of Worship
September 23rd
   Scripture: Romans 8:26-40
   Sermon Title: Creed: He Sits At The Right Hand To Judge The Quick And The Dead
   Opening Hymn: Come, Ye Sinners, Poor And Needy - UMH 340
   Psalm 105 (UMH 828)
   Hymn: Where He Leads Me - UMH 338
   Closing Hymn: Let There Be Peace On Earth - UMH 431

September 30th
   Scripture: John 16:5-15
   Sermon Title: Creed: I Believe In The Holy Spirit
   Opening Hymn: Spirit Of The Living God - UMH 393
   Psalm 104 (UMH 826)
   Hymn: Spirit Of God, Descend Upon My Heart - UMH 500
   Closing Hymn: Surely The Presence Of The Lord - UMH 328

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July

July 1st

   Scripture: Acts 9:1-31

   Sermon Title: The Church Forgives

   Opening Hymn: America The Beautiful - UMH 696

   Hymn: Great Is Thy Faithfulness - UMH 140

   Closing Hymn: Just As I Am, Without One Plea - UMH 357

   Communion Sunday

July 8th

   Scripture: Acts:10:34-48

   Sermon Title: The Church Ends Discrimination

   Opening Hymn: America - UMH 697

   Psalm 18

   Hymn: Love Divine, All Loves Excelling - UMH 384

   Closing Hymn: We Shall Overcome - UMH 533

July 11th - Joint Campfire Worship at 6:30 pm at The Pathway Worship Campus

   Scripture: Matthew 13:10-17

   Sermon Title: Telling Stories

   Song: Pass It On - UMH 572

   Song: Deep In The Shadows Of The Past - TFWS 2246 (Tune: UMH 622)

   Song: Pharoah, Pharaoh

   Song: Tell Me The Stories Of Jesus - UMH 277

   Song: Go, Tell It On The Mountain - UMH 251

   Song: How Great Thou Art - UMH 77

   Song: You Can't Get To Heaven On Rollerskates

July 15th
   Scripture: Acts 11:19-30
   Sermon Title: The Church Grows
   Opening Hymn: We Are One In The Spirit - TFWS 2223
   Psalm 148 (UMH 861)
   Hymn: We Are The Church - UMH 558
   Closing Hymn: Where He Leads Me - UMH 338

July 22nd
   Scripture: Acts 12:1-19
   Sermon Title: The Church Sets The Captive Free
   Opening Hymn: Freely, Freely - UMH 389
   Psalm 146 (UMH 858)
   Hymn: It Is Well With My Soul - UMH 377
   Closing Hymn: Lord, I Want To Be A Christian - UMH 402

July 29th

   Scripture: Acts 13:13-43

   Sermon Title: The Church Preaches Christ

   Opening Hymn: Tell Me The Stories Of Jesus - UMH 277

   Psalm 96 (UMH 815)

   Hymn: Standing On The Promises - UMH 374

   Closing Hymn: Breathe On Me, Breath Of God - UMH 420

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