An Order of Worship for April 19, 2020
A printable version of this order of worship is available here.
Take a moment to center your heart on Jesus Christ. If you have a candle, light it in your worship space to remind you of God’s presence close to you.
Open your worship by reading or singing He Lives.
Let’s go to God in Prayer: Almighty God, you give us the joy of celebrating our Lord’s resurrection. Give us also the joys of life in your service, and bring us at last to the full joy of life eternal; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. (UMH 321)
Read Romans 14:1-11
Read or Sing He Is Lord:
Take a moment to give thanks to God for your blessings this week.
Read or Sing our Doxology Hymn:
Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;
Praise God, all creatures here below;
Praise God the source of all our gifts!
Praise Jesus Christ, whose power uplifts!
Praise the Spirit, Holy Spirit!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!
Read Acts 2:42-47
Take time to write down any prayer concerns you have for this week. Take time to pray for these concerns. Also, please pray for wisdom and discernment for leaders within the church, and for the health and safety of all of God’s children amid this Coronavirus outbreak.
End your prayer time with the Lord’s Prayer.
Close your worship today by singing or reading In the Garden (If you are not familiar with this hymn, choose your favorite hymn to close your time with God)