The Gathering of the Community
The Easter Greeting Pg. 185
Alleluia! Christ is risen.
The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia!
May his grace and peace be with you.
May he fill our hearts with joy.
Hymn 378: Crown Him with Many Crowns
The Collect of the Day
The Proclamation of the Word
First Reading: Acts 8:26-40
Second Reading: 1 John 4:7-21
The Gospel: John 15:1-8
An Affirmation of Faith (see the other side)
The Prayers of the People
The Celebration of the Holy Eucharist
Hymn (offertory): Joy, Joy, Joy
Prayer over the Gifts
The Lord’s Prayer
The Breaking of the Bread
Lamb of God
- How Deep the Father’s Love for Us
- 56: I Am the Bread, The Bread of Life
The Scattering (Mark 4:20)
Hymn 504: Jesu, Jesu
Prayer after Communion
Hymn 482: Come and Journey