Worship Service
  • Greet the attendees and introduce yourself

    • Something like:

      • Welcome to Spirit Guided Friends Church. 

      • My name is <name>. 

      • Thank you for coming.

 

  • Introduce the Opening Song

    • Chair announces the number of the song 

    • Allows people enough time to find it in the hymnal

 

  • Invocation

    • Chair requests pre-arranged person to deliver the invocation.

    • The person giving the Invocation stands and delivers it

      • The standing person or the Chair then will ask everyone to stand and recite the Lord’s Prayer (“The Our Father”) in unison.

    • Chair asks people to be seated

 

  • Second Song : See “Opening Song”

 

  • Speaker delivers scripture and lecture

 

  • Third Song : See “Opening Song”

 

  • Announcements

    • Identifies current month's bulletin and other bulletins, as available

      • Something like: 

        • The January and February bulletins are available near the entryway.

    • Read from the current month’s bulletin

    • Identifies any key events (Open House, Classes, etc.)

    • Reminds people about the Prayer Chain & Ministerial Services

    • Reminds people about the church’s web site

    • Talks about the Prayer Box and the Communication Box

    • Any other relevant information

    • May ask attendees if they have any announcements

 

  • Final Song : See “Opening Song”

  • Messages –

    • Prayer before messages

    • Give messages to those who want them

 

  •  Closing Prayer