March 7 – Virtual Service

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Here Is Your Son… Here Is Your Mother – Full Service

“Here is Your Son…Here is Your Mother” – Sermon Only

               THE THIRD SUNDAY IN LENT

A Service Of Word and Sacrament
We have come to take up our
crosses and follow Jesus.

Welcome

Silent Preparation

The Call to Worship:                                 (responsively)

L: Bless the Lord. Let all that is within you bless God’s holy name.
P:   We will bless the Lord and remember God’s acts of goodness.
L:   The Lord does not deal with us according to our sins.
P:   God forgives all our iniquities and heals our diseases.
L:   The Lord keeps us from the grave and crowns us with love and mercy.
P:   The Lord satisfies us with good as long as we live.
L:   As a father has compassion for his children,
so the Lord has compassion for those who honour Him.
P:   As the heavens are high above the earth, so great is God’s love toward those who have reverence for Him.

“To God be the glory”             73 The Third Sunday in Lent reading

Prayer of Adoration and Confession:                Minister

“Tell me the old, old story”                                  401

The passing of the Peace:
The Peace of Jesus Christ be with you.  And also with you.

The Scriptures:
John 19: 23-27                                                  Minister

Sermon:      “Here Is Your Son…  Here Is Your Mother”

The Sacrament of Holy Communion:

– Hymn – “Beneath the cross of Jesus”  vs. 1&2 185

– Invitation and Words of Institution

– Prayer for the Blessing of the Elements

– Partaking of the Elements

– Prayer of Thanksgiving

– Hymn – “Beneath the cross of Jesus” v. 3 185

Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer

Presentation of Gifts and Offerings:

“For all Your goodness, God”                   804 (New)

Offertory Prayer:                                               Minister

Announcements

*“What a friend we have in Jesus”                      431

Commissioning and Benediction

Closing Refrain: