ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH
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ST MARY’S ONLINE Service
Instructions for the online service below:
> Start at the beginning of the service below and go through to the end.
> Watch online videos in full screen mode if possible.
> If you are living in a family or household group, try and go through the service together
Children's colouring sheet -
this months online service
20 September -
thinking about Jonah and Jesus
Church bells calling us to worship: St Mary’s Church, Beverley, East Yorkshire -
Welcome: By the Rector -
Confession: Let us now confess our sins to our heavenly Father. You say:
Come let us return to the the Lord and say:
Lord our God, in our sin we have avoided your call,
Our love for you is like a morning cloud,
Like the dew that goes away early.
Have mercy on us; deliver us from judgement;
bind up our wounds and revive us;
in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Absolution: Said by the Rector -
A Hymn to Sing: Father God I wonder -
A Collect for Jonah, by Jan Harper, You Say:
Persistent and pursuing God,
though we beg you to come close and speak to us,
we run in terror when we hear your voice.
But though we fall from the depths of the ocean of despair,
into the very guts of the monster of depression
you pick us up and dust us off,
and set us on our way again.
And when we finally obey your will
and lie scorched and betrayed,
as we discover anew that our way is not your way.
you shelter us.
until we are ready to learn,
and face again the scorching reality of the east wind.
Help us too, to tell our story
of your compassionate and ironic love. Amen.
The full Bible readings for this service: Click here to read.
Old Testament Reading: Jonah Chapters 3 and 4, Click here to listen to this story on Bible Gateway.
New Testament Reading: Philippians 1: 21-
A Song to listen to: Arabic Christian Song with subtitles, Ya rab esmaa salati by the Praise Team Egypt -
Gospel Reading Video: Matthew 20: 1-
Creed: Let us declare our faith in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ:
Christ died for our sins
in accordance with the scriptures;
he was buried;
he was raised to life on the third day
in accordance with the scriptures;
afterwards he appeared to his followers,
and to all the apostles;
this we have received,
and this we believe. Amen.
(1 Corinthians 15: 3-
A Hymn to Sing: Lord I give you my heart (Hillsong) -
Sermon: Who is Jesus?, A sermon by Billy Graham -
A Video: Sergio and Rhoda visit Mount Tabor, the mount of transfiguration of Jesus -
The Prayers: Said by a Roman Catholic priest -
The Lords Prayer: You Say:
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 for ever. Amen.
The Peace: Click here to listen -
A Hymn to Sing: Count your Blessings -
A Blessing: By the Rector -
The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ,
And the love of God,
And the fellowship of the Holy Spirit
Be with us all, evermore, Amen.
Dismissal: You say: Let us depart in peace to love and serve the Lord. Amen.
Postlude: How excellent is Thy name, by the Kanye West, Sunday Service Choir, Los Angeles -
Thank you for joining our online service. It has been a pleasure to share with you!
Our next online service will be here on the 18 October 2020. See you then! Rev Jesse
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