Leader: The Lord is our light and our salvation; whom then shall we fear? People: The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom then shall I be afraid? Leader: The Lord is our light and our salvation; whom then shall we fear? People: My heart says, "Your face, Lord, will I seek." Do not hide your face from me. Leader:The Lord is our light and our salvation; whom then shall we fear? All: In God's tent are sounds of great gladness. Let us sing and make music to the Lord. -Based on Psalm 27
*Hymn #206 “I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light” Kathleen Thomerson
Hymn # 398 “Jesus Calls Us” Cecil Alexander/ William Jude
*Offertory Prayer: Accept these gifts we humbly offer, gracious God. Use them, and use us, to reach into places where your mystery remains hidden, where your goodness is not yet known. Make us good stewards of your word. Make us responsible heirs of your promises, in Jesus’ name. Amen.
*Closing Hymn #451 “Be Thou My Vision” Ancient Irish melody and words