Worship Order for Sunday

Long Green Valley Church of the Brethren
Long Green & Kanes Rds., near Glen Arm, Md.
April 12, 2009
Worship 7:30 am

Easter Sunrise Service

Opening Song              "Awake, arise, O sing a new song"

Opening Prayer

Song                               "Lord, I lift your name on high"

Scripture                                  Philippians 2:5-11

Songs                                      "God sent his Son"
                                                    "He is Lord"

Scripture                                     John 19:38-42

Reader’s Theatre                           "Sepulcre"

Songs                                    "You are my all in all"
                                             "Trading my sorrows"
                                                 "Bound together"

Scripture                                     Luke 24:36-48

Closing Song                      "You shall go out with joy"

*Rise in body or in spirit

#'s are from Hymnal: A Worship Book

Worship leaders - see basic guidelines

Opening Prayer

            Loving, Powerful God, joy floods over our souls on this day! Christ is risen! Fear is vanquished! Open our hearts and our spirits to receive fully the joy which has been given for us! Let us celebrate the victory of Christ and the hope for the future! Amen.

from Worship Connection, written by the Rev. Nancy Townley, Abingdon author.

(para traducir a español, presione la bandera de España)


Interested in Sunday School?
Below is a growing list of possible sites to visit. As you discover others, please let us know.

International Lesson:
Faith and Life Resources
Mennonite Publishing House

International Lesson:
Mennonite Weekly Review

(scroll down on left to "Sunday School lessons)

International Lesson:
Christian Standard
(one week ahead)

International Lesson:
Living Web Sunday School Project

International Lesson:
Adult Bible Studies
from The United Methodist Publishing House
(click "supplemental resources" and "current events supplement" under both the "Student" and "Teacher" sections in the left hand column)

While one of our adult classes follows the International lesson above (see also), using
A Guide for Biblical Studies,
published quarterly by our denomination,
another class often uses one of the
Good Ground series,
also published by Brethren Press.

For children and youth, we use the new
Gather Round curriculum
(developed jointly by the Church of the Brethren and the Mennonite Church)


©2009 Peter L. Haynes
(unless otherwise stated, worship resources were written by him)


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