3/31/23 Friday Flash
Updated: Apr 3
Hamburg United Methodist Church
116 Union St
Hamburg, New York, 14075
Worship Sundays at 10 am
Supervised Child Care will take place every Sunday during worship service
in the nursery room. Contact Anne Brown with any questions
Join us for Book Club. We meet on the 4th Monday (This Monday) of the month at 10:30 am in the church library.
The following are the upcoming book selections.
April - Dear Edward by Ann Napolitano;
May - Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens; June - Horse by Geraldine Brooks;
July - The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave.
Our little pantry at Sparks of Hope is nearly empty, and our shelves are bare. Members of our recovery community rely on your generosity to see them through the hard times. Please drop off nonperishable groceries when Sparks is open, or leave them inside the pantry.
Pecans are freshly harvested halves. Great for baking and gifts. $14
FRUITCAKES ARE SOLD OUT!! THANK YOU!!
Both are available outside the Church Office.
Sales to benefit United Women in Faith Mission work.
The Church office is glad to announce that services going forward will be streamed via YouTube Live, in addition to the current Facebook Live services. You can access the Youtube live stream on our Youtube Channel, or directly on our church website homepage.
Please make sure to "Like" and "Subscribe"
If you are interested in joining a Bible study our church has 4 of them available for you to attend now. Just show up no appointment is needed.
Sunday in the Parlor at 9:00 am John Meader Leader
Monday at Sparks of Hope at 10:30 AM Bob Shaw leader.
Wednesday in the Parlor at 7:00 pm Dave Rood Leader
Thursday at 10:00 AM Carlos Ortiz leads in the Library
Any further information is available through the church office.
Coffee Hour Schedule
APRIL- Prayer, Care & Share
MAY- Men's Group
JUNE- Church Council
Groups are to provide goodies/ snacks
each Sunday of the month they are scheduled.
Please Contact Sue Gagne or Joyce Spencer with any questions.
Order of Worship
Sunday, April 2, 2023 | Palm Sunday
Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/HamburgNYUMC/live_videos Youtube Live: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxRWld9XtaLY0WpX7JsXEcw
Google Meet Dial-In: 617-675-4444 PIN: 301 463 603 6721#
ANNOUNCEMENTS CALL TO WORSHIP Hosanna to the Son of David! Hosanna in the highest! Blessed is the One who comes in the name of the Lord. Hosanna in the highest!
on this day, your Son Jesus Christ entered the holy city of Jerusalem and was proclaimed king by those who spread their garments and palm branches along his way. let those branches be for us signs of his victory, and grant that we who bear them in his name may ever hail him as our Lord, and follow him in the way that leads to eternal life. in his name, we pray. Amen.
GOSPEL LESSON: Matthew 21: 1-11 Rev, Richard Caldwell
OPENING HYMN: “Hosanna, Loud Hosanna” #278 UMH
SCRIPTURE: Philippians 2:5-11 Rev, Richard Caldwell Matthew 27: 11-54
SERMON ”The Short Strange Trip of Holy Week” Rev David Nicol CHOIR ANTHEM: “Come With Shouting”
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
THE PEACE TITHES & OFFERINGS tithes.hamburgumc.org/Give
DOXOLOGY “Praise God from Whom all Blessings Flow” #95 UMH
CELEBRATION OF THE LORD’S SUPPER For sung responses, please refer to slides THE LORD'S PRAYER
SHARING OF BREAD AND CUP
CLOSING HYMN: “Sing, My Tongue, the Glorious Battle ” #296 UMH