Rev. Dr. Joel Mitchell, Pastor

Morgan Park

 Baptist Church

11024 S. Bell Avenue 

Chicago, IL 60643


God’s Family Worships
Communion Sunday
and 22nd Sunday After Pentecost

November 6, 2022 - 11:00 A.M.                                                                          
To all that need a new start in life, to all that need a new challenge, this church opens wide its doors, and in the name of Him who said, “Behold, I make all things new,”  we bid you welcome.  

The Fellowship of Praise
Prelude                                                                         Cameron Jones                      
*Call to Worship                                                       Rev. Dr. Naomi Mitchell

Leader: From the rising of the sun…

Congregation:  God speaks, calling out to the earth  

Leader:  At the beginning of each new day…

Congregation:  God speaks, calling us to life and service  

Leader: Even with the setting son…  

Congregation:  God speaks, reminding us that we are not alone  

Leader:  As we gather for worship this day…

Congregation:  God speaks, inviting us to love freely and to become true treasure on Earth  
*Hymn of Praise "Heaven, I've Heard So Much About It"  by Dorothy Love-Coates

Heaven, Heaven, I've heard so much about Heaven,
Heaven, Heaven, I've heard so much about Heaven,
Heaven, Heaven, I've heard so much about Heaven,
One of these days, I'm gonna go there

 *Invocation and Lord’s Prayer (debts/debtors)
*Gloria Patri #734
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The Fellowship of the Family of God
Greetings and Announcements
Pastor’s Welcome
The Fellowship of Giving
*Doxology #34
The Fellowship of Prayer
Joys and Concerns
Praise and Thanks
For the continued ministry of MPBC; and the love and support of our MPBC members and friends; for our Pastor, Rev. Dr. Joel Mitchell and his family.
For Healing and Rehabilitation
Annette Adams; Annether Baines; Diane Brownlee; Patsy Browning; Beverly Capers (sister of Beatrice Haywood); Elizabeth Chelton (Granddaughter of Patsy Browning); Trisha Clark (granddaughter of Penny Lord); Neil Cunningham; The Goodman Family; Linda Guisewite (mother of Debbie Taylor); Floyd Hale and family; Priscilla Hall; Aretha Hampton; Shavon Harp (Niece of Annether Baines); 
The Haywood Family; The Healy/Chase Family; Jack & Penny Lord; Linda, Stephanie & Joan McCarty; John & Flora Mitchell (Pastor Joel’s parents); Sam and Karen Mitchell; Beverly Nickerson; Haile Selassie (son of Bruce and Rev. Francine White); Barbara Shriver (mother of Gretchen Shriver); Robert Soria (grandson of Susan Soria); Debbie and Mack Taylor; Cassandra Taylor (JFK owner); Michael Whaley; Jeremy Williams & Family; Ira Williams
For Guidance and Direction
For our MPBC family, our vision for the future, and for our young people 
For Watchcare
All of our service men and women serving and all of our veterans; All of our missionaries, who serve in all parts of the USA and in many parts of the world; For the President of the United States, Joe Biden. For all the people who have suffered through natural disasters; For the city of Chicago, that violence will cease.

Pastoral Prayer 

The Fellowship of the Word and the Table
Scripture Readings                                           Rev. Dr. Naomi Mitchell
Sermon                                                                 Rev. Dr. Joel Mitchell                                                                       

Invitation to the Table
The Bread and the Cup
Communion Music        
The Sending Forth
*Closing Hymn                  “Amazing Grace”

 Amazing Grace
How sweet the sound
That saved a wretch like me
I once was lost
But now am found
Was blind but now I see

* Benediction