If you turn back, I will take you back, and you shall stand before me. (Jeremiah 15: 19)
Rideau Park United Church
Order of Service
Sunday September 3, 2023

Gathering Music
Welcome, Acknowledge, Candle Lighting
Opening Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Opening Hymn: VU 820 Make a Joyful Noise
Video: Dance with the Spirit
Hymn Sing (stay seated)
Hymn: VU 664: What a Friend We Have in Jesus
Scripture Reading: Jeremiah 15: 15 – 21
Scripture Reading: Matthew 16: 21 – 28
Sermon: Throwing Everything at God
Hymn: MV 161: I Have Called You by Name
Prayers of thanksgiving and concern
The Life and Work of the Church
Closing Hymn: VU 686: God Grace and God of Glory
Commissioning and Benediction