GETHSEMANE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WELCOMES YOU TO OUR

SUNDAY WORSHIP 

APRIL 5, 2020; 9:00 AM

STREAMING LIVE VIA FACEBOOK

Pastor Jim Hollister

(* Indicates people standing, if able) 

PREPARATION AND PRAISE

*GATHERING PRAISE SONG     “O Praise the Name

PRELUDE​​​​LIGHTING OF CANDLES

We are excited that you are worshipping at Gethsemane today. Please fill out the attendance information card. IF YOU WILL NOT USE ALL THE CARDS, please place the blank ones in the offering plate.    

GREETING      ANNOUNCEMENTS       PRAYER 

SCRIPTURE READING   Psalm 118:25-29

                       L. The word of God for the people of God.   

                      P.   Thanks be to God

*HYMN pg# 278                                 Hosanna, Loud Hosanna

CHILDREN’S MESSAGE-(As the children come forward, please sing the first verse of “Jesus Loves Me”).

“Jesus loves me! This I know. For the Bible tells me so. Little ones to Him belong; they are weak, but he is strong. Yes! Jesus loves me, Yes! Jesus loves me. Yes! Jesus loves me. The Bible tells me so”.

PRAYER OF INTERCESSION           (In unison after 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 trespasses, as we  forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into    temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and  the power and the glory forever. Amen                     Matthew 6:9-13 

EXTENDING PEACE

Praise and Worship —  Lead Me to the Cross

SCRIPTURE READING Mark 14:3-9 ; Mark 11:1-11

                       L.  The Word of God for the people of God

                       P. Thanks be to God   

SERMON:  Journey of the Cross: “CELEBRATE

RESPONSE TO THE WORLD 

  OFFERING

*Doxology   pg# 399       Take My Life and Let it Be. (V2)

*HYMN  pg# 285          To Mock Your Reign, O Dearest Lord           

*SENDING FORTH WITH BLESSING