Matthew 26:20-25 – “SURELY, NOT I LORD?”

Matthew 26:20-25 – “SURELY, NOT I LORD?”

Opening Anthem by Choir: “Lenten Meditation
Liturgy – Page 26 ( “Service of Word & Sacrament” – front of hymnal)
Old Testament Lesson: 2 Samuel 11:26 – 12:7
Psalm of the Day: Psalm 130 (page 114 – front of hymnal)
Epistle: 1 John 1:5-10; Gospel: Matthew 26:20-25
(“Alleluia” Response After Epistle Omitted During Lent.)
Hymn – 98
SERMON – Matthew 26:20-25 – “SURELY, NOT I LORD?”
Nicene Creed (Page 31)
Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY COMMUNION – Page 33 (front of hymnal)
Choir Sings: “We Remember You” During Distribution
Distribution Hymn – 117
(“Thank The Lord” Omitted During Lent)
Closing Prayer – Benediction (Pages 36-37)
Closing Hymn – 108
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OUR 2014 SERMON SERIES FOR LENT & EASTER
“CROSS-EXAMINATIONS”
Mar. 5 (Ash Wed.) Matthew 26:20-25 “Surely not I, Lord?”
Mar. 12 Luke 22:47-53 “Am I Betraying The Son of Man?”
Mar. 19 Luke 22:54-62 “Am I One Of Them?”
Mar. 26 John 18:37-38 “What is Truth?”
Apr. 2 Luke 23:26-31 “What Will Happen To Me?”
Apr. 9 Matthew 27:39-43 “Can I Save Myself?”
Apr. 17 (Maundy Thurs.) 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 “Will I Remember Him?”
Apr. 18 (Good Friday) Matthew 27:45-46 “Has God Forsaken Me?”
Apr. 20 (Easter Sunday) Luke 24:1-8 “Do I Look For The Living Among The Dead?”

LENTEN SCHEDULE
Our six Wednesday services are at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday worship is at 7:00 p.m. only. Good Friday worship is at 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Easter Sunday worship is at 6:30 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. All 7th & 8th grade confirmation students will take sermon notes on all 9 of these occasions.

A SOUP SUPPER will be provided downstairs for the first and last Wednesdays of Lent, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. On Easter there will be a breakfast between services.

STEWARDSHIP-EVANGELISM COMMITTEE will meet next Wednesday, March 12 at 8:00 p.m. on the main floor following the evening Lenten service.