June 6, 2019 Give As One – Rev. Dr. Twining F. Campbell
Following the Westminster Chimes the congregation joins in singing, As Those of Old Their Firstfruits Brought.
Eleanor Dent leads the congregation in the Prayer for Illumination and then reads the Scripture lesson: Acts 2:1-21 – the day of Pentecost.
Ginger Loesch, our Church Treasurer, spoke eloquently about our upcoming 2019/2020 budget. Ginger pointed out that we have a new Administrator and that in addition to all of our ministry endeavors the session would like to give all of the staff a salary increase. To do this Ginger urged everyone to increase their pledge by 2%.
Rev. Dr. Martha Campbell led the congregation in the Prayers of the People and the Lord’s Prayer.
Rev. Dr. Twining Campbell delivered the sermon: Give As One citing that at Pentecost God restored humanity to unity and lessons learned from the Air Corps in World War I.
Following the Litany of Stewardship the service closed with the Charge and Benediction.
Dr. Imre Szilas played the Postlude: Fanfare by Richard Purvis.