Sunday Service 10-17-21

It’s Laity Sunday!  Laity Sunday is one way we express the deep conviction that all are called to participate in God’s mission and live this calling through the ministry of the church.  The hymns were picked from the suggestion box and there will be many hymns.

    You are invited to the United Methodist Church of Holyoke, So. Hadley & Granby Sunday Service in our Sanctuary and on Zoom with Pastor Joe DeGrande.

Notes & Reminders:  
   -Please wear your mask to worship.
   -Invite a friend or neighbor to join you
Tuesday: 6:30 pm You are invited to Church Council & Trustee  meeting in Fellowship Hall & on zoom. Link to join meeting:
Thursday:  7:00 p.m. Choir rehearsal
Next Sunday:  9:15 a.m. Choir warmup
October 24:  Casseroles for Kate’s Kitchen are due.
October 28:  7:00 p.m. Annual Charge Conference on Zoom
November 19:  5:00-6:00 pm Grab & Go supper
Zoom information for Sunday Worship Service

NOTE: You will be muted upon entry to the service. You can un-mute yourself if you’d like to speak, such as during Joys and Concerns or other appropriate times. Be sure to mute yourself after speaking.

Topic: Sunday Morning Worship Service 
Time: October 17, 2021 10:00 AM EDT 

Join Worship Service: 
People may be required to enter the passcode: 456155 

Meeting ID: 819 0815 7855
Order of  Worship for October 17, 2021
                                      Laity Sunday

If this is your first visit, please stay after worship so we can meet and say hello.
If you are able, please stand at the places marked with an asterisk(*).  For all other portions of the service, you may remain seated.

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  Prelude Choral Introit: Come Into God’s Presence With Thanksgiving
*Hymn #657:  This Is the Day
  Passing the Peace
  Hymn#434:  Cuando el pobre
*Hymn #77:  How Great Thou Art
Joys & Concerns
  The Lord’s Prayer
  Gloria Patri No.  71

Ministry In Music: His Eye Is On the Sparrow by 
                       Civilla Martin and Charles H. Gabriel
Time for Children
*Hymn #378:  Amazing Grace
  Not scripture, but…..     Hymn #558
  Ministry in Music: “Closer to You”  by Dot Lambert and Joe DeGrande
        Performed by Dot Lambert, Joe DeGrande and Jim Anspach
*Hymn #261:  Lord of the Dance
  Closing Song #497:   Send Me, Lord
 Offering: Please leave your offering in the plate as you   
     leave or mail it.  The Lord has given us so much, let us 
     remember to return some to His church. 

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-Prayer List:  Carol Brunelle, Carol Szulc, Harry Thomas, 
Beth Dietz, Pauline Kiakis, Samantha Snopek, Adele  
Reynolds, Doug & Dee Brooksbank, Dave Fanaras, 
Tom Deren, Tim O’Donnell, Darlene Dout, Tom O’Dea,
Bob & Viola Mortimer, Colleen Mortimer, Peter & Joanne Milloy,
Mark Hudgik, Tim Dunn, Pastor Joe, Bill Pead,

-Prayers and sympathy to the Family of William (Bill) MacGregor whose ashes were interred on Friday.  

Click on the Worship Page for ways to worship and stay connected

Welcome to the South Hadley Methodist Church web site

We are located at 30 Carew Street, South Hadley, MA 01075

We are a reconciling congregation and all are welcome here!

We are a mission focused congregation. Please visit the missions page to learn more.

We also house the Neighbors Helping Neighbors food pantry.
Please visit their page on this website to learn more.

Regular Sunday Hours:

  • Church School — 9:00am – 10:00am
  • Worship Service — 10:00am – 11:00am