Pentecost Sunday - Sacrament of Holy Communion

Date Jun. 05/22

Time 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Orillia, Ontario
99 Peter Street, North

Pentecost Sunday - Sacrament of Holy Communion

Jun 05th 10:00 am - 11:00 am
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Orillia, Ontario - 99 Peter Street, North

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Orillia

Sunday, June 5, 2022 ~ Pentecost

Our music licence # CCLI21104326 covers stream worship service, stream master recordings, stream multi tracks, multi platform, display lyrics on screen pre and post service.

The service is live-streamed with an in-person congregation starting at 9:55 am.

The service can be viewed on YouTube.

Our Approach to God

Handbell Prelude: The Bells of St. Mary’s - F. L. Callahan

Welcome and Announcements

Hymn: 293 - Come, Thou Almighty King

Opening Comments

Call to Worship

Opening Prayer & Lord’s Prayer

Assurance of Pardon

Anthem: Let Us Love One Another - A. B. Sherman

Prayer for Understanding

Scripture Reading: Acts 2:1-21 NRSV

Message: “A Little Preview of Heaven” - Rev. Dr. Jim Sitler

Hymn: 392 - O Holy Dove of God Descending

Invitation to the Offering

Prayer of Dedication

The Sacrament of Holy Communion

Introductory Words

The Great Prayer Of Thanksgiving

The Breaking of the Bread

Pouring the Cup

Invitation to Partake of the Elements

Post Communion Prayer

Hymn: 389 - Breathe On Me, Breath of God

Benediction and Song of Blessing

Organ Postlude: Allegro from the Royal Fireworks Music - G. F. Handel

Welcome to All

If this is your first time worshipping with us at St. Andrew’s, please don’t hesitate to ask anyone for assistance and make yourself known to Rev. Jim. We would love to have you worship with us again.

Fellowship takes place immediately following this morning’s service in the Fellowship Hall.


June 6 - Martha Group lunch at Tailwinds 11:45 a.m.

June 8 - Men’s Fellowship 9:00 a.m. in Coffee House

June 8 - Board Meeting 7:00 p.m.

June 9 - Orillia Seniors’ Weekly Program 10:00 a.m.

June 9 - Celebration of Life for Allison Ormerod 2:00 p.m.

June 12 - Congregational Meeting immediately following worship

Today’s Coffee Hour hosts are Joe & Elizabeth Wilson

Preaching for the Call. St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Session has invited Rev. Shelly Chandler to preach for The Call on June 12, 2022 at our 10:00 a.m. service. Rev. Shelly will spend the weekend in Orillia and have an opportunity to meet informally with members of the congregation. There will be a Congregational Meeting immediately following the service. Your Elder will provide you with further details about the weekend, as they become finalized. We look forward to seeing you on June 12.

Please contact the office if you know of a bright, clean, two-bedroom Orillia apartment or condo available for rent. Must be available August 1, or sooner. Parking is required. [email protected] 705 325-5183 ext. 1

The Martha Group will hold its last meeting prior to the summer break on Monday, June 6th at 11:45 a.m. at Tailwinds. Anyone wishing to carpool is asked to meet in the church parking lot at 11:00 a.m. If you require any further information, please contact Annabelle Groves at 705-835-3905.

Orillia Seniors Weekly Program.

The Sharing Place Food Centre provides a range of services to people in the greater Orillia area. Melissa Franklin, coordinator, and Chris Peacock, executive director, will describe how the Centre is responding to changing needs as our local population continues to age and deal with issues heightened by Covid-19. The work of staff and volunteers at the Centre links people to resources that can help them to age at home, in comfort and dignity. The morning begins with coffee and conversation at 10:00 a.m. Refreshments, activities, and a hearty lunch are all available for $10.For information, call 705 325-5183 ext. 3

Celebration of Life for Allison Ormerod, June 9, 2022

Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Funeral Centre), 375 Mount Pleasant Road

Toronto, ON. Visitation is from 1:00 p.m. -.2:00 p.m. and the Celebration of Life Service begins at 2:00 p.m. The service will be live streamed.

Masks are recommended.

Please support St. Andrew’s initiative to provide for Orillia’s Sharing Place. The 10 most urgently required items are: Rice (not instant or minute), Coffee (not instant), Whole Crain Cereal (450 g), Canned Soup Veg/Mushroom/Chicken Noodle, Canned Vegetables Corn/Peas/Mushrooms, Canned Meat & Fish, Peanut Butter (375 g & 500 g), Dried Spices/Herbs, Spaghetti Sauce and Cat Food. There are clear collection bins located in the hallway by the Peter Street door and outside the library.