4th Easter - April 22, 2018 - Earth Day

The Gathering of the Community
The Easter Greeting             Pg. 185
Hymn 409: Before the Earth Had Yet Begun
The Collect of the Day

The Proclamation of the Word

First Reading: Acts 4:5-12
Hymn 519: The Lord's My Shepherd
Second Reading: 1 John 3:16-24
Anthem: For the Beauty of the Earth
The Gospel: John 10:11-18
Sermon: The Rev. Bonnie Scharf
The Creed Pg. 189

The Prayers of the Community
The Prayers of the People (see other side)
the Peace

The Celebration of the Holy Eucharist
Hymn (offertory) 418: Draw the Circle Wide
Prayer over the Gifts
Eucharistic Prayer
The Lord’s Prayer Pg. 211
The Breaking of the Bread
Lamb of God
- 414: God of the Sparrow
- 56: I Am the Bread, the Bread of Life
- 407: Many and Great, O God, Are Your Works

The Sending Forth of the Community
Hymn 428: God Who Gives to Life
Prayer after Communion
Hymn 412: O God, Beyond All Face and Form
The Scattering (Mark 4:20)