traditional 9:00 worship service

MARCH 7th, 2021

(We ask that you observe the CDC regulations for social distancing and wearing of masks while in the church.)


 

WELCOME    Pastor Keith Buckbee                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

PRELUDE:   "For The Bread Which Thou Has Broken"    Arr. By Anthony Giamanco


CALL TO WORSHIP   Pastor Rob Dagen

               (In Unison) I have set the Lord always before me and I will not be shaken.

            Therefore, my heart is glad. You have made known to me the path of life; You will

            fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand.

 

*HYMN    Love Divine, All Loves Excelling”    #648

    

APOSTLES’ CREED    Pastor Rob Dagen                          

    

MORNING PRAYER    Pastor Rob Dagen

             The Church in Prayer

             The Lord’s Prayer (using debts)  

 

SPECIAL MUSIC    "Amazing Grace"/"The Old Rugged Cross"

                                                                     Woodwind Ensemble

                                                   

SCRIPTURE     Mark 14:12-25    George Kline  

    

MESSAGE     “The Lord’s Supper"   Pastor Keith Buckbee                             

 

HOLY COMMUNION

  

*HYMN     “The Old Rugged Cross”    #327

 

 

BENEDICTION    Pastor Keith Buckbee

 

POSTLUDE     "Jesus, Thou Joy of Loving Hearts"     Baker-Whitworth

                                                                                                                                                        

                                                                                

Guest Information:  Childcare is available for ages 7 and under during 11:00

services in the nursery room located on the second floor.

 

Childcare is available for ages 7 and under during 11:00 services in the nursery room located on the second floor.


Children’s activity bags for ages 3 and up are available at Zion’s Zebra located in the lobby.

Hearing assistance devices and large print bulletins are available for your convenience. 



Restrooms are located in the lobby and in the hallway near the rear entrance of the church.                   

 

Congregational Card Ministry: Since we are unable to sign cards each week at church, we are asking you to each week send a card to the shut-in, the college student, and person from our sick list. 

 

Shut-in:  Helen Reigel, Personal Care 227, 450 Lincoln Avenue, Myerstown, PA  

Sick:  Larry Hollinger,16 Cottage Drive, Myerstown, PA   17067

Sick:  Janet Blumenstine, 24 Cottage Drive, Myerstown,  PA  17067

 

Weather Cancellations:  On Sunday we will list cancellations on WGAL or on

   Facebook and our website myerstownzionumc.org

Spring Forward for daylight saving time 2021– March 14th

 

Flower Chart: The 2021 Altar Flower Chart is posted on the Bulletin Board. If you

would like to remember a loved one or a special event in your life, please sign on the

chart.  The costs of the flowers remain at $25.00

 

The Altar Flowers are presented to the Glory of God.

 

   

Prayer, Joys and Concerns:  Those with various illnesses, including COVID 19,

Portia Deibler, surgery.   Mary Leh, medical tests, relief from pain.  Ken Ritter, healing.

Helen Ostertag, fell and broke her wrist, Joyce Wenrich, fell, has a black eye. Neighbor

of Dave Dickson, stage 4 cancer. Supportive Prayer: Pray for Elsa Huber and family as

John passed away.  Jeannie Moore died Saturday, February 27th.

   

Prayer Meeting: - Come join us each Wednesday evening at 6:30pm.

If you are unable to come to the prayer meeting, please be in prayer during this hour of

the week.  Offering collected during Lenten Prayer Meeting will be forwarded to U.M.

Disaster Relief in Texas.

 

Wednesday's Word - See our website or You-tube sight as we begin a new study on the

epistle of Philippians.   

 

SAVE THE DATE:  Zion is considering a Reading Phillies Ball Game and Picnic, the

end of June.  We need your input before we sign the contract!  Please get in touch with

Kaloni Doll if you are interested!  Kaloni Doll at 717-866-6531 or email at ksdoll921@gmail.com  

 

Pancake Breakfast & Egg Hunt: March 27th from 8am-10am will be the pancake

breakfast with the Easter egg hunt following at 10am. Infants - 5th grade are welcome.

We will have a rain date of April 3rd for both. We could use a few volunteers to assist.

If anyone is interested please they can contact Jerry at jgostomski@remax.net or

717-679-2569. 

                                                                                                                                                                               

Giant and Weis Fundraiser Cards: Today is "first Sunday Giant Ca$h for Causes and

Weis Fund Raiser Cards place an order day" for the Grace Marquette Music

Scholarship.  Call Barb Kriston at 717 866-7053 and leave a message, text at

717 821-8211, or email your order to bkriston@msn.com by tonight.  Cards are available

at a "no contact" location the second Sunday. If you have not been attending services

due to COVID, cards can be picked up weekdays during office hours.  ($5, $10, $25, $50,$100)


Trustee’s meet March 15th at 6:00 PM


Administrative Council will meet March 18th at 7:00 PM


Staff Parish will Meet March 29th