Clinton UMC Worship June 13, 2021 9:00 A.M.  

Watch Word: “It is good to praise the Lord and make music to your name, O Most High, proclaiming your love in the morning and your faithfulness at night, to the music of the ten-stringed lyre and the melody of the harp.” (Psalm 92:1-3)

Prelude “O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing”


Let Us Worship

L: The Holy One, defender of the poor and needy, calls us to gather now.

P: We come, thankful to be a part of this family of faith.

L: God knows us well and calls us by name.

P: We hear our name and respond to God’s call. The love of Christ urges us on. (Min. Matters)                                                

Children’s Moments

Praise Song: “I Stand Amazed in the Presence”

Prayer in Unison

God of every thought and reality, the holy, prophetic sustainer of community, we gather here today as your people, children of the good news. Assure us of your presence once again, that we may trust the mystery of life and growth, as we gather in the name of our Savior, who is Jesus, the Christ. (Ministry Matters)

Scripture Lesson: 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:01

Message: “Never Give Up”

Hymn: “Trust and Obey”

Pastoral Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer: Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name, thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven, give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us. Lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.

Blessing of Tithe and Offering Genesis 14:19-20



Hymn: “I Can Just Be Me”  (Lorrie)

Sending: Life is a mystery. We walk by faith. God calls us when we least expect it, inviting us to be in Christ. Walk out into the world, knowing that you are part of God’s life-giving new creation. Life is a mystery. We walk by faith. Amen.

Unity Song: Make us one, Lord.  Make us one.  Holy Spirit make us one. Let your love flow so the world will know we are one in You.