Category: Resources

August 6, 2017

Sunday August 6, 2017 Year A, Ninth Sunday After Pentecost  Ninth Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Isaiah 55:1-5 :: Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21 :: Romans 9:1-5 :: Matthew 14:13-21 Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 145 L: The LORD is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. P: The LORD is […]

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Posted on July 24, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
July 30, 2017

Sunday July 30, 2017 Year A, Eighth Sunday After Pentecost  Eighth Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: 1 Kings 3:5-12 :: Psalm 119:129-136 :: Romans 8:26-39  :: Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52   Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 139 L: O LORD, your decrees are wonderful; P: Therefore our souls keep your decrees. L: Turn to […]

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Posted on July 18, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
July 23, 2017

Sunday July 23, 2017 Year A, Seventh Sunday After Pentecost  Seventh Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 28:10-19a :: Psalm 139:1-12, 23-24 :: Romans 8:12-25 :: Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 139 L: O LORD, you have searched me and known me. P: You know when I sit down and […]

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Posted on July 11, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
July 16, 2017

Sunday July 16, 2017 Year A, Sixth Sunday After Pentecost  Sixth Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 25:19-34 :: Psalm 119:105-112  :: Romans 8:1-11 :: Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23   Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 119 L: Thy word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path. P: We have […]

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Posted on July 5, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
July 2, 2017

Sunday July 2, 2017 Year A, Fourth Sunday After Pentecost  Fourth Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 22:1-14 :: Psalm 13 :: Romans 6:12-23 :: Matthew 10:40-42   Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 13 L: We cry out from our despair: “How long, O LORD? Will you forget us? P: How long will […]

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Posted on June 19, 2017
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June 25, 2017

Sunday June 25, 2017 Year A, Third Sunday After Pentecost  Third Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 21:8-21 :: Psalm 86:1-10, 16-17 :: Romans 6:1b-11 :: Matthew 10:24-39 Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 86 L: Incline your ear, O LORD, and answer, for we are poor and needy. P: Preserve our lives, for […]

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June 18, 2017

For Sunday June 18, 2017 Year A, Second Sunday After Pentecost  Second Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 18:1-15, (21:1-7) :: Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19  :: Romans 5:1-8 :: Matthew 9:35-10:8, (9-23)   Editor’s Note: Today is Father’s Day. We have chosen not to included references to it in these resources knowing that most will honor the […]

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Posted on June 5, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
June 11, 2017

Sunday June 11, 2017 Year A, First Sunday After Pentecost – Trinity Sunday  First Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Genesis 1:1-2:4a :: Psalm 8 :: 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 :: Matthew 28:16-20   Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 8 L: O LORD, our LORD, how majestic is your Name in all the earth! […]

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Posted on May 30, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources
Proper Receipting for Non-cash Gifts

The Challenge: Ministries are often faced with receipting questions when gifts do not come directly from a donor in the traditional cash/check form.  Gifts from donor-funded endowments, donor-advised funds, IRA gifts, and non-cash gifts are just a few of challenges faced by those charged with acknowledging contributions.  Listed below are some of the more common […]

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Posted on May 26, 2017
Filed under: Admin, Administration, Administrative Resources, Leading
May 28, 2017

Sunday May 28, 2017 Year A, Seventh Sunday of Easter Seventh Sunday of Easter :: White :: Acts 1:6-14  ::Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35  ::  1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11  :: John 17:1-11 Call to Worship (Responsive)     Adapted from Psalm 68 L: Let the righteous be joyful; P: We will exult before our God with joy. L: […]

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Posted on May 17, 2017
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship Resources