Carol Melton plays on the piano the prelude to the worship service: "How Great Thou Art"


Preston Hodges gives the announcements

A Reading

Anne Hagan and Ginger Miles read the story; "He was Present"

Special Music

Carol Melton sings "Softly and Tenderly" leading into the Prayer time. The piano was played by Kay Deffley.

"Prayer" & Scripture Reading

Rev. Claire Marich leads the congregation in the Prayers for the People followed by Chuck Long reading from the book of Luke, chapter 10, versus 38-42 ... the story of Mary and Martha

"Prayer" & Scripture Reading

Greg Martin and the congregation of Asbury Memorial sing 'Happy Birthday' to Bob Halderman and Jim Utsey


On the 4th Sunday of the Summer Speaker Series, Rev. Dawn Chesser gives her sermon "Mary and Martha, Models for Ministry". This is based on the scripture from Luke 10:38-42, the information about Mary and Martha with Jesus.

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Offertory Music

Danny Beam sings while Bill Oakley plays the guitar, the song by Frank Turner: "Be More Kind" during the Offertory

The Benediction

Rev. Dawn Chesser gives the Benediction

The Women's Dessert Contest Winners

Jesse Hall, Daniel Folsom and Tim Barnes announce the winners of the Women's Dessert Contest. Additional judges include Jason Zimmer and Chuck Long

Women's Dessert Winners Poster

The worship service bulletin

Rev. Dawn Chesser
Rev. Claire Marich

Musicians ...
Organ: Kay Deffley
Piano: Carol Melton / Kay Deffley
Bass: Doug Povie

Video Photographer: Patrick Prokop

Video and Light Technicians

Barry Parker
Stephen Swanger

Internet Editor: Patrick Prokop

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