What God Requires - Rev. Chandler

What God Requires - Rev. Chandler



St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Orillia

Sunday,  January 29, 2023  10:00 a.m. 

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 starting at 9:55 am.

Our worship service can be viewed on YouTube, after the service is complete. For viewing, click Sermons under the Media Header. 

Our Approach to God


Organ Prelude:   Trumpet Tune                                            J. Stanley

Hymn:   374  Oh For A Thousand Tongues To Sing

Welcome, Announcements & Opening Comments

Call to Worship

Prayer of Adoration, Confession & Lord’s Prayer

Assurance of Pardon

Hymn Sing

Conversation Time

Listening for God’s Word

Prayer for Illumination

Scripture Reading:   Micah 6:1-8                                                     NIV

Anthem:   Offertory                                                               J. N. Beck

Message:   What God requires.                                  Rev. Shelly Chandler

Hymn:    592  I, the Lord Of Sea and Sky 

Our Response to God’s Word

Invitation to the Offering        

Prayer of Dedication

Pastoral & Silent Prayer                        

Hymn:   765  We’ve a Story to Tell to the Nations

Benediction & Song of Blessing:  Go Now In Peace         M.G. Martin

Postlude:   Fanfare                                                               N. J. Lemmens


Welcome to All.  If this is your first-time worshipping with us at St. Andrew’s, please do not hesitate to ask anyone for assistance and make yourself known to Rev. Shelly. We would love to have you worship with us again.   


Fellowship takes place following this morning’s service. 


Jan 30       Prayer Group 10:00 a.m.

                   Martha Group 1:30 p.m.

Feb 1        Men’s Fellowship Breakfast at Bayside 9:00 a.m.

Feb 1        Board of Managers and Session Meeting 6:30 p.m.

Feb 2        *Orillia Seniors Centre Weekly Programme 10:00 a.m.

                   Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal 3:30 p.m.

                   Handbell Choir Rehearsal 5:00 p.m.

Feb 5        Mission & Outreach Committee Meeting after worship

March 5   Annual Congregational Meeting following Worship

(“*” detailed information is included in the announcements)

Orillia & Area Seniors Weekly Programme for Thursday, February 2 -  Jamie Drake, well-known local musician, and member of The ThunderStealers band, will be back by popular demand! Jamie shares his love of music through a wide repertoire of songs we love to hear.

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    


2022 Tax Receipts are available for pickup outside the Administration Office in the Welcome Centre area.  By picking them up, we can significantly reduce the cost of postage.


Offering Envelopes are available in the Welcome Centre.  Please pick them up or let the office know if you no longer wish to receive your set of envelopes.

Thank You to the congregation of OPC for the gift given to me on my retirement as Clerk of Session. I will enjoy wearing the attractive men's bracelet. The delicious cake completed the celebration. More importantly, thank you for the well wishes.                        Barry Doyle


The Coldest Night of the Year is a walk to raise money for local Chariities.  The Orillia walk benefits the Lighthouse.  We invite you to join the team, OPC STANDREW’S and walk with us on Saturday, February 25.  The walk is 2km or 5km, your choice.  There is no fee to join.  Not wanting to walk?  You can sponsor us by making a donation online, cnoy.org/donate and search OPC STANDREW’S.  For more information please speak to Patty Bell.


Thank you for your generous offering.  Please note that tax receipts are only given for donations of $25.00 or more in any given year.