June 16 – Father’s Day & Baptism Sunday

June 16 – Father’s Day & Baptism Sunday

Welcome to this wonderful celebration of Father’s Day and Baptism.

BAPTISMAL HYMN   “Child of Blessing, Child of Promise”
SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
PRESENTATION AND INTRODUCTION OF CANDIDATES FOR BAPTISM
PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING AND THE POURING OF WATER
THE QUESTIONS OF THE DESIRE OF FAITHFULNESS
AND STATEMENT OF COMMITMENT TO CHRIST
THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM
THE BLESSING

THE PRESENTATION OF THE CERTIFICATE OF BAPTISM

THE PRESENTATION TO THE COMMUNITY

SCRIPTURE   John 16:12-15  &  Proverbs 8:  1-4, 22-31  read by  Marg Hipkin

TIME WITH ROBBIE THE DRAGON

REFLECTION   by Rev. Donalee Williams

Thank you to Don Miller for his musical leadership today.  Hymns included:  “Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty” ; “Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty” ; “May God’s Sheltering Wings” ; “Three Things I Promise” ; “Come to the Water” ; “Come to the Water” ; “Go Now In Peace” ; “Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee” by Amy Grant.