May 3, 2009, 4th of Easter


The Gathering of the Community
The Apostolic Greeting Page 185

Hymn 321: All Hail the Power of Jesus Name

The Collect of the Day

The Proclamation of the Word
First Reading: Acts4: 5-12
Psalm 23
Second Reading: 1 John 3:16-24

Hymn 585: Lord, Whose Love in Humble Service

Gospel: John 10:11-18
Sermon: Archdeacon John Clarke
An Affirmation of Faith - 1 Corinthians 15.3-7
Let us declare our faith in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures; he was buried; he was raised to life on the third day in accordance with the Scriptures; afterwards he appeared to his followers, and to all the apostles: this we have received, and this we believe. Amen.

The Prayers of the People—
Response may be: Hear us, Lord of Glory!
The Peace

The Celebration of the Eucharist
Hymn: This is My Commandment

Prayer over the Gifts
The Eucharistic Prayer #1 Page 193
The Lord’s Prayer
The Breaking of the Bread Page 213
The Invitation
The Communion

Anthem: Lamb of God
Hymns during Communion:
I Look to the Shepherd
361: Surely It is God Who Saves Me
60: I Come With Joy

The Scattering
(Mark 4:20)
Hymn 232: Jesus is Risen V 1, 6, 7


Hymn 378: Crown Him With Many Crowns