All age Livestream service at 10.15am
Trinity 4 – 27th June 2021 Holy Trinity Church, Rothwell
Gathering: While hymn is played
Please greet each other through messages as you generally say hello to one another when you are entering in the morning service in Church building.
Welcome and Greetings:
Call to Worship:
The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, His mercies never come to an end.
They are new every morning; great is His faithfulness. Lamentation 3:23:
All Almighty God,
to whom all hearts are open,
all desires known,
and from whom no secrets are hidden:
cleanse the thoughts of our hearts
by the inspiration of your Holy Spirit,
that we may perfectly love you,
and worthily magnify your holy name;
through Christ our Lord.
Call to Confession:
God so loved the world
that he gave his only Son Jesus Christ
to save us from our sins,
to be our advocate in heaven,
and to bring us to eternal life.
Let us confess our sins in penitence and faith,
firmly resolved to keep God’s commandments
and to live in love and peace with all.
All Almighty God, our heavenly Father,
we have sinned against you
and against our neighbour
in thought and word and deed,
through negligence, through weakness,
through our own deliberate fault.
We are truly sorry
and repent of all our sins.
For the sake of your Son Jesus Christ,
who died for us,
forgive us all that is past
and grant that we may serve you in newness of life
to the glory of your name.
who forgives all who truly repent,
have mercy upon you,
pardon and deliver you from all your sins,
confirm and strengthen you in all goodness,
and keep you in life eternal;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Gloria in Excelsis
Wisdom of Solomon 1:13-15: 2:23-24: Christopher
Lamentation 3:23-33: Bina John
2 Corinthians 8:7-end: Abhijit
Gospel: Mark 5:21-end: Arun
Arun – reflection on the readings
We believe in one God,
the Father, the Almighty,
maker of heaven and earth,
of all that is,
seen and unseen.
We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ,
the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father,
God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God,
begotten, not made,
of one Being with the Father;
through him all things were made.
For us and for our salvation he came down from heaven,
was incarnate from the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary
and was made man.
For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate;
he suffered death and was buried.
On the third day he rose again
in accordance with the Scriptures;
he ascended into heaven
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.
He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead,
and his kingdom will have no end.
We believe in the Holy Spirit,
the Lord, the giver of life,
who proceeds from the Father and the Son,
who with the Father and the Son is worshipped and glorified,
who has spoken through the prophets.
We believe in one holy catholic and apostolic Church.
We acknowledge one baptism for the forgiveness of sins.
We look for the resurrection of the dead,
and the life of the world to come. Amen.
Intercessions: Carol Cressall
Introductions to the Peace: God will speak peace to his people, to those who turn to him in their hearts.
To Crown all things there must be love, to bind all together and complete the whole.
Let peace of Christ rule in your hearts.
The peace of the Lord be always with you.
ALL: And also with you.
Prayer at the Preparation of the Table
holy and strong,
holy and immortal,
give us the bread of everlasting life,
and make us branches of the true vine.
EUCHARISTIC PRAYER E
The Lord be with you.
And also with you.
Lift up your hearts.
We lift them up to the Lord.
Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.
It is right to give him thanks and praise.
Father, you made the world and love your creation.
You gave your Son Jesus Christ to be our Saviour.
His dying and rising have set us free from sin and death.
By your Holy Spirit you make us your friends.
And so we gladly thank you,
with saints and angels praising you, and saying:
Holy, holy, holy Lord,
God of power and might,
heaven and earth are full of your glory.
Hosanna in the highest.
[Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.
Hosanna in the highest.]
We praise and bless you, loving Father
through Jesus Christ, our Lord;
and as we obey his command,
send your Holy Spirit on us and on these gifts
that broken bread and wine out-poured
may be for us the body and blood of your dear Son.
On the night before he died he had supper with his friends,
and taking bread, he praised you.
He broke the bread, shared it with them and said:
Take, eat; this is my body which is given for you;
do this in remembrance of me.
When supper was ended he took a cup of wine.
Again he gave you thanks, shared it and said:
Drink this, all of you;
this is my blood of the new covenant,
which is shed for you and for many for the forgiveness of sins.
Do this, as often as you drink it,
in remembrance of me.
So, Father, as we remember all that Jesus did,
we plead with confidence his sacrifice made once for all upon the cross.
Bringing before you the bread of life and cup of salvation,
we proclaim his death and resurrection
until he comes in glory.
[Great is the mystery of faith:]
Christ has died:
Christ is risen:
Christ will come again.
Lord of all life,
help us to work together for that day
when your justice and mercy will be seen in all the earth,
and your kingdom comes.
Look with favour on your people,
gather us in your loving arms
and bring us with (N.N. and) all the saints
to be with you for ever at your table in heaven.
Through Christ, and with Christ, and in Christ, Through Christ, and with Christ, and in Christ,
In the unity of the Holy Spirit,
All honour and glory are yours,
O loving Father, for ever and ever. Amen
Lord’s Prayer: Let us say the prayer our Saviour taught us,
Our Father in heaven,
hallowed be your name,
your kingdom come,
your will be done, on earth as in heaven.
Give us today our daily bread.
Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us.
Lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil.
For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours now and forever. Amen.
BREAKING OF THE BREAD
Jesus says, I am the bread of life, whoever eats this bread will live forever.
All: Lord, our hearts hunger for you Give us this bread always.
Jesus, Lamb of God, have mercy on us
Jesus, bearer of our sins, Have mercy on us.
Jesus, redeemer of the world, Grant us peace
`Post Communion Prayer
The Lord God almighty, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit,
the holy and undivided Trinity,
guard you, save you,
and bring you to that heavenly city,
where he lives and reigns for ever and ever.
Go in the light and peace of Christ
Thanks be to God! Amen.