The Second Sunday in Lent

Prelude

Call to Worship

One: The God of peace welcomes us, one and all,
All: and we touch stillness as we gather.
One: The God of community welcomes us here,
All: and we find strength in our connection.
One: The God of justice and compassion welcomes us here,
All: and we are challenged to open our minds and hearts.
One: The God of love welcomes us here,
All: and we rejoice.

Hymn: Come and seek the ways of Wisdom
Words: Ruck Duck & music: Donna Kasbohm
© 2000 The Pilgrim Press, OneLicense #05032

Welcome, Gathering Prayer and Lord’s Prayer (sung)

Extinguishing of the Lenten Candle

Kyrie

Kyrie Elieson (Lord, have mercy)
Kyrie eleison 2; Music The Iona Community
© 1995, GIA Publications, One License #37802

Time with the Young at Heart – #646 Lead me, Jesus

Hymn: Come and find the quiet centre
Shirley Erena Murray, Jack Schrader
© 1992, Hope Publishing Company. One License #110182

Scripture

Proverbs 1&2 (selected verses)
Mark 8:31-38

Wondering… about wisdom and following Jesus

Reflection: I want Jesus to walk with me
Mary-Catherine Pazzano, Traditional Spiritual, arr. Ryan Clair:
© 2017 Works From the BearCCLI #7093160

Life and Ministry of Knox Waterloo

Community Partner Video – oneROOF Youth Services

Presentation of our offering

Invitation to Offering

Offertory: As the Deer – Sophie Kim
Words & music Martin J. Nystrom:
© 1984 Universal Music- Brentwood Benson Publishing CCLI #1431

Doxology All we are, we lay it down
Words and music Adam Howard, © Adam Howard/RESOUNDworship.org CCLI #5314906

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.

Prayers of Thanksgiving and Hope

Hymn: #205 O love, how deep, how broad, how high
Words: Text: Latin hymn, 15th, public domain; Music: Trier manuscript, 15th c.; adapt. Michael Praetorius (1571-1621); harm. George R. Woodward (1848-1934) Onelicense #97918

Benediction

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.

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Worship Leaders: The Rev. Courtney Crawford, The Rev. Hugh Donnelly, Mary-Catherine Pazzano
Tech Team: Ben Breen, Deb Lacoste, Kathleen Forde

Knox Waterloo: CCLI License # 2580326. One license A-713805 Images and videos used with permission.

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