April 25 – Virtual Service

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The Triumph Of The Resurrection
Full Service                    Sermon only
We are assembled in the Name of the
Risen Lord, Jesus Christ, Who conquered death.

Welcome

Silent Preparation

The Call to Worship:                                   (responsively)
L: Give thanks to God for new life and new hope.
P: Wonderful things He has done for us!
L: New life comes to us through the power of the resurrection! New hope comes because of God’s love for us!
P: Wonderful things He has done for us!
L: Wonderful things God has done and wonderful things He will yet do!
P: We give thanks to God for new life and hope through the resurrection.

“Thine be the glory”                                                    201                                             

Prayer of Adoration

Doxology:   (Psalm 150:1-6)
Praise the Lord!
Praise God in His sanctuary;
Praise Him in His mighty expanse.
Praise Him for His mighty deeds;
Praise Him according to His excellent greatness.
Praise Him with trumpet sound;
Praise Him with harp and lyre.

Presentation of Gifts and Offerings:

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

Offertory Prayer:                                        (in unison)    
Gracious God, You have poured out upon Your     people the riches of Your grace.  Help us to    share these riches as we share the Good News to those we meet on life’s journey.  Bless what we offer through our givings and within our hearts.  May it all be worthy of us and of what You have done for us.  We ask it in the Name of Christ Jesus, our Redeemer and our Lord.  Amen.

Prayer of Confession:                                Minister

Assurance of Pardon: (1 Pet. 2: 9)

“And can it be”                                       vs. 1&3 173

Passing of the Peace:
The peace of Jesus Christ be with you all.  And also with you.  

 The Scriptures:

1 Corinthians 15: 12-24; 50-58                          Minister

Sermon:    “The Triumph Of The Resurrection”

Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer

 Announcements

“Sing a new song unto the Lord”           422 (New)

Commissioning and Benediction

Closing Refrain: