Order of Worship

Order of Worship

Easter Sunday Morning Worship

April 20, 2014

 

“Why do you seek the living One among the dead?

He is not here, but He has risen!” (Luke 24:5,6)

 

Prelude/Welcome

 

Hallelujah! He Is Risen!  (Matthew 28:6,8)

*Opening Hymn:  #356

                        “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today”

*Call to Worship (Psalm 118:22-24) and God’s Greeting

 

The Fruit of Christ’s Resurrection (I Cor. 15:20)

*Responsive Reading of HC Q&A 45

*Hymn of Response:  #357

                        “Low in the Grave He Lay”

 

The Story of the Resurrection  (Matthew 28)

Scripture:  Matthew 28

*Hymn:  #360

                        “Alleluia! Alleluia!”

 

Prayer (concluded with Lord’s Prayer and doxology)

Offering & Offertory:  Rehoboth Christian School

 

The Enduring Testimony of Eyewitnesses

Scripture Reading:  John 20:19-23

Ministry of the Word:  “Easter for the World”

*Hymn of Praise and Gratitude:  (on back)(vv1-3)

                        “Jesus Christ Is Risen Today”

 

The Parting Shalom of God (Numbers 6:24-26)

*The Lord’s Parting Blessing

*Parting Hymn of Praise:   (on back)(v4)

                        “Jesus Christ Is Risen Today”

 

Postlude

 

*Please stand if you are able

 

 

Easter Sunday Evening Worship

April 20, 2014

 

“Peace be with you. As the Father has sent Me,

 so I am sending you”   John 20:21

 

“And Jesus said to His disciples, ‘Have you caught any fish?’ And they said, ‘No’” And He said, ‘Cast your net on the right side of the boat and you will find some.’ So they cast their net and because of this they were not able to haul it in because of the quantity of fish.”   John 21:5,6

 

Prelude

 

Come, Let Us Sing!

*Opening Hymn:  (on back)

                        “Thine Be the Glory”

*Call to Worship: (I Corinthians 15:20-22) & God’s Greeting

 

Christ Our First Fruits

Scripture Reading:  I Thessalonians 4:13-18

Hymn of Praise:  #362

                        “Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain”

 

Prayer: A Sweet Aroma

Congregational Prayer

Offering & Offertory:  General Fund

 

Good News for the World

Scripture Reading:  John 21:1-14

Ministry of the Word:  “A Lesson in Fishing”

*Hymn of Gratitude:  #364

                        “The Day of Resurrection”

 

The Lord Bless You and Keep You

*The Lord’s Parting Blessing (Hebrews 13:20,21)

*Parting Hymn of Praise:  #373:4

                        “Beautiful Savior”

 

Postlude

*Please stand if you are able