Hamburg United Methodist Church
116 Union St
Hamburg, New York, 14075
Worship Sundays at 10 am
Happy Birthday to our Staff members celebrating upcoming birthdays
May 7th- Cristina Glover
May 9th- Sandy Zamito
Zoom is now available in both the Parlor and Library to add video conferencing to in -person meetings. No additional equipment is needed!
This is also a great option for attending training and webinars as a group.
Zoom is available for booking through the Church office when reserving the Library or Parlor.
If you need training on using the software, Please contact the church office to schedule.
Join us for Book Club.
We meet in the church library on the 4th Monday of the month at 10:30 am.
The following are the upcoming book selections.
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
MAY- Men's Group
JUNE- Church Council
Groups are to provide goodies/ snacks
each Sunday of the month they are scheduled.
Please get in touch with Sue Gagne or Joyce Spencer with any questions.
Order of Worship
Sunday, May 7, 2023 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 We come broken.
This is a story of hope. We come fearful. This is a story of peace. We come cynical. This is a story of liberation. We come empty.
Listen for the story of life.
OPENING HYMN: “God of Grace and God of Glory” #577 UMH
OPENING PRAYER Come, my light, and illumine my darkness. Come, my life, and revive me from death. Come, my Physician, and heal my wounds. Come, Flame of divine love, and burn up the thorns of my sins, kindling my heart with the flame of thy love. Come, my King, sit upon the throne of my heart and reign there. For thou alone art my King and my Lord. Amen
SCRIPTURE: Acts 7: 55-60 Read by: Dick Caldwell John 14:1-14
SERMON “Seeing the Almighty” Rev. David Nicol
CHOIR ANTHEM “Holy Holy Holy”
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
TITHES & OFFERINGS tithes.hamburgumc.org/Give DOXOLOGY “Praise God from Whom all Blessings Flow” #94 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: “Victory in Jesus” #370 UMH