The Fifth Sunday in Lent


Call to Worship

One: God of the journey,
ALL: Open our eyes to beauty;
One: Open our minds to wonder;
ALL: Open our ears to others;
One: Open our hands to welcome;
ALL: Open our hearts to you.

Hymn:  #717 We cannot own the sunlit sky
Words: Ruth Duck; © 1992, GIA Publications, Inc.
OneLicense #00873

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

A reading from Make Room: A Child’s Guide to Lent and Easter, by Laura Alary.

Song #646: Lead me, Jesus,
Words & Music: Ted Creen, ©1982 Ted Creen

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

Scripture: Jeremiah 31:31-34

Wondering… about second chances

Reflection: Anthem: Mary-Catherine Pazzano
Leonard Cohen

Life and Ministry of Knox Waterloo

Presentation of our offering

Invitation to Offering

Offertory: The Valley: Mary-Catherine Pazzano
Jane Siberry

Doxology  All we are, we lay it down
Words and music Adam Howard, © Adam Howard/ 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:  #665  Lord Jesus, you shall be my song
Contributors: Stephen Somerville,  © 1970, Stephen Somerville,
admin. Augsburg Fortress,  OneLicense  #50841


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. Courtney Crawford, The Rev. Hugh Donnelly, Mary-Catherine Pazzano

Tech Team: Kathleen Forde, Eric Gaudet, Barb Gaudet


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