PALM SPRINGS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
The Worship of the God of Grace in Jesus Christ
March 1, 2020 - 10:00 AM Service1st Sunday in Lent
Liturgical Color: Green
"Waiting for Angels" by Rev. Bruce Myers
ATTN: if you start playing an audio file (by pressing the "Play" button), you need to press the same button again to stop it before starting playing another audio file. Otherwise, both audios will play simultaneously.
Play the whole Service:
|Pre-Service Music||Praise Band|
|Welcoming Hymn||God Welcomes All||Hymn #399|
|Welcoming||Rev. Bruce Myers|
|Life of the Church||Lynn Hamilton|
|Passing of the Peace||My Peace (As we return to our seats.)||Congregation|
|Prelude||Just A Closer Walk With You||Praise Band|
|* Call to Worship||Responsive|
ONE: We do not live by bread alone.
ALL: so we gather to feast on God
|* Opening Hymn||O for a World||Hymn #372|
|Prayer of Adoration & Confession||Responsive|
ONE: Are you thirsty for grace? Are you hungry for mercy? God is calling; come to the waters. Trusting in God
|(A moment for silent reflection)|
|Assurance of Pardon||Responsive|
ONE: Listen, the time has come at last. Look, now is the day of salvation! In the name of Jesus Christ, we are forgiven!
ALL: In the name of Jesus Christ, we are forgiven. Thanks be to God.
|Change My Heart, O God||Hymn #695|
|Prayers of the People & Lord's Prayer|
Our Father who art in Heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors, and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the Kingdom and the power and the glory, forever. Amen.
|Anthem||You Gave Me Love||Choir|
|Prayer for Illumination||Unison|
Gracious God, our way in the wilderness, guide us, by our Word, through these forth days, and minister to us with your Holy Spirit, so that we may be reformed, restored, and renewed, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
|Psalter Lesson||Psalm 32 (unison)||Lynn Hamilton|
|Epistle Lesson||Genesis 2: 15-17, 3: 1-7|
|Song of Preparation||Open the Eyes of My Heart||Hymn #452|
|Gospel Lesson||Matthew 4: 1-11|
|Pastor: "The Word of the Lord." People: "Thanks be to God."|
|Sermon||Waiting for Angels||Rev. Bruce Myers|
|Invitation to the Table|
PASTOR: Everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; ; let those who have no money come and eat.
ALL: God will satisfy our souls with a rich feast, and we will bless the Lord as long as we live.
|Hymn of Preparation||For Everyone Born (verses 1, 2, 3a (insert) & 5)||Hymn # 769|
|The Great Thanksgiving||Responsive|
PASTOR: The Lord be with you.
ALL: And also with you.
PASTOR: Lift up your hearts.
ALL: We lift them to the Lord.
PASTOR: Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.
ALL: It is right to give our thanks and praise.
Upon invitation the people say:
ALL: Holy, holy, holy, the Lord God the Almighty, who was ad in and is to come. Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God forever and ever.
Upon invitation the people say:
ALL: Dying you destroyed our death, rising you restored our life. Lord Jesus, come in glory.
|Breaking of the Bread|
|Communion of the People|
|Prayer after Communion|
|Morning Tithes and Offerings|
|Offertory||Bless This House||Dave & Pat Nelson|
|* Prayer of Dedication|
|* A Challenge to Go Forth||Insert & On screen||Responsive|
Pastor: The cross...
ALL: WE SHALL TAKE IT.
Pastor: The bread...
ALL: WE SHALL BREAK IT.
Pastor: The pain...
ALL: WE SHALL BEAR IT.
Pastor: The joy...
ALL: WE SHALL SHARE IT.
Pastor: The gospel...
ALL: WE SHALL LIVE IT.
Pastor: The love...
ALL: WE SHALL GIVE IT.
Pastor: The light...
ALL: WE SHALL CHERISH IT.
Pastor: The darkness...
ALL: GOD SHALL PERISH IT.
|* A Singing Response||May Your Presence Go With Us||Congregation|
|* Gathering for Fellowship in Fellowship Hall|