Lent 1 Intergenerational
Call to Worship
One: The bags are packed and set for the journey. Are you ready?
All: Not really. We have so much still to do!
One: The Lord calls to us now. The Peace of God is at hand.
All: What will be required of us for this journey?
One: Open your hearts and spirits. Take the risk of discipleship.
All: Lord, help us to be ready. Calm our fears as we step forward in faith.
One: Come journey home.
All: We return to God with all our heart.
Hymn #641: “One more step along the road”
Words & music Sydney Carter © 1976, Stainer & Bell Ltd.
One License #03216
Call to Confession
Prayer of Confession (unison)
Sung Kyrie (Lord, have mercy)
Music: The Iona Community © 1995, GIA Publications
One License #37802
Sung Response: “Halle, halle, halle”
Burying the Alleluia
Prayer for Illumination
We journey in the ark
Dramatic Reading based on Genesis 9:8-17
By The McLean Family
Video: “The 40 days of Lent” produced by Salt Project
We journey in the wilderness
Dramatic Reading based on Mark 1:9-15
By the Rozomiak Family
Hymn #196: “Throughout these Lenten days and nights” (v.1-4)
Words: James Gertmenian, music: Public Domain © 1993, Hope Publishing Company One License #12108
Life and Ministry of Knox Waterloo
Presentation of our offering
Invitation to Offering
Offertory: “You say” performed by Renée Gaudet & Family
Words & music Jason Ingram, Lauren Daigle, Paul Mabury
© 2016 CentricSongs, See You At The Pub, Fellow Ships Music, Flychild Publishing, So Essential Tunes CCLI #7071357
Doxology: “All we are, we lay it down”
Words and music Adam Howard
© Adam Howard/RESOUNDworship.org
All we are, we lay it down,
for you, our God and friend;
Take our lives into your hands,
here we are to send.
Search our hearts, and you will find
willingness to serve
For your cross has covered us
with grace we don’t deserve.
Sacrament of Communion
Invitation to the Table
Great Prayer of Thanksgiving
The Lord’s Prayer (Terry English): Knox Chancel Choir
Enjoying the gifts of the earth
Prayer after Communion
Extinguishing the Lenten Candles
Hymn: “Come and find the quiet centre”
words Shirley Erena Murray, Jack Schrader
© 1992, Hope Publishing Company. One License #110182
Lenten Sending Song: “Broken” (v.3)
Words and music: John Coleman
© 2004, The Iona Community, Wild Goose Publications
Travel, each of us travel,
Companions together walking the way.
Beauty, discovering beauty.
Lighting the darkness, surprising us all.
Worship Leaders: The Rev. Hugh Donnelly, The Rev. Courtney Crawford, Mary-Catherine Pazzano
Tech Team: Kathleen Forde, Joseph Gordon, Stephen Kauk
Knox Waterloo: CCLI License # 2580326. One license A-713805 Images and videos used with permission.