Castile United Church of Christ

4 Washington Street, Castile, NY 14427

Castile United Church of Christ

Were trying something NEW; Starting on Sunday, March 29 we will be delivering the Sunday Scripture and Message via FACEBOOK LIVE Join us at 10:00 AM on the Castile UCC Facebook Page.

All meetings in the church are on hold until further notice.


4 Washington Street                                         Castile, NY 14427

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Sunday, March 29th, 2020                                                                    10:00 AM

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Prelude: “Where My Father Lives” – MD Ridge

Ringing of Tower Bell                                                                             

Greeting and Announcements 

Call to Worship:                                                                                                             Pastor: The Lord be with you.

People: And also with you

Pastor: Lift up your hearts

People: We lift them up to the Lord.

vOpening Hymn No. 76 “O For A Thousand Tongues”

vPrayer of Invocation

           Almighty God, to you all hearts are open, all desires known, and from you no secrets are hid: cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love you, and worthily magnify your Holy name; through Jesus Christ, Our Lord. Amen.

vPastor: Praise be to God.

vPeople: God’s name be praised

vGloria Patri

Old Testament Reading: Ezekiel 37:1-14

Children’s Message: “Asking God, WHY?”

     Dismissal to Bible Adventure Time

Passing of the Peace

Leader: Having been reconciled to God in Jesus Christ, let us share

         signs of that reconciliation with one another. The Peace of    

         our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.

People: And also with you.

    Church Choir Anthem: “Your God Will Come” – Duren

    Gospel Reading: John 11:1-45

 Message: “Lay Down Your Questions, and Trust Him”

vHymn No. 349 “Trust & Obey” vs. 1,3 & 5

Call to Prayer:

   Pastor: The Lord be with you.

   People: And With Thy Spirit.

   Pastor: Let us Pray, O Lord, show Thy mercy upon us.

   People: And Grant Us Thy Salvation.

   Pastor: O God, make clean our hearts within us.

   People: And Take Not Thy Holy Spirit From Us.

Sharing Joys and Concerns for Prayer

   Pastoral Prayer          Silent Prayer       

The Lord’s Prayer (sins)                                                                                                         

Our Giving to God’s Word                                                                                                    

     Invitation and Offering                  

   Offertory: “Calvary Covers It All” – Mrs. Walter G Taylor


vClosing Hymn No. 259 “Breathe on Me, Breath of God”


Postlude: “Up to Jerusalem” – Jack Miffleton


      If you are a guest here today, we welcome you and invite you to visit us again whenever possible. Please introduce yourself to our Pastor, Timothy McMullen before leaving.

“Whatever You Do… Do It For The LORD”

Due to the Corona Virus In CHURCH WORSHIP SERVICES, MONTHLY MEETINGS AND FOOD PANTRY ACCESS are suspended until further notice. 

March 22 2020 bulletin

Whatever you Do… Do It FOR THE LORD!”

Parking: You may park in the church parking lot and enter through the Baker Entryway. (Also where the handicap lift is located.) Or you may park behind the church or on the Washington Street side. The building is handicapped accessible.

Dress: Dress is casual. Anything from shorts, to jeans, to your “Sunday best” will fit right in.

Child care: Your children are welcome to remain in worship if you wish or Nursery care is available for infants to 4-year-old children. Older children are encouraged to attend our Bible adventure Time held during the Worship Service.

Coffee & Conversation: We invite you to join us for coffee and conversation after worship each Sunday. Usually, the 2nd Sunday of each month is a Fellowship Brunch. If you would like a tour of the church — just ask