Rev Ed Sunday-Winters – Service
Hal Parker – Musical Director, Piano, Voice
Priscilla Bonney-Smith – Flowers
Keilah Figueroa – soprano voice

Easter Sunday Service
April 17, 2022

Scripture:  Luke 24:1-12
Sermon:  “Doing What Needs to be Done” 


#205 Christ the Lord is Risen Today
#214 Thine Is the Glory
#216 The Day of Resurrection!

Prelude “Christ is Risen! Shout Hosanna!” by Wren/Rusbridge, Keilah Figueroa, soprano

Welcome & Announcements

*Call To Worship
One: This is the day that God has made;
Let us rejoice and be glad in it.
All: We gather today to shout Alleluia!
Christ is risen; he is risen indeed.

One: Out of the doom of death and despair,
Victory comes, glory appears.
All: We gather today to shout Alleluia!
Christ is risen; he is risen indeed.

One: We shall live, witness, and recount the deeds
Of the God whose love endures forever.
All: We gather today to shout Alleluia!
Christ is risen; he is risen indeed.

Opening Prayer

*Gloria Patri #36
Glory be to the Creator, and to the Christ and to the Holy Ghost; as it was in the
beginning is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. Amen.

*Hymn: #205 (Songs of Spirit, green) Christ the Lord is Risen Today

Scripture Luke 24:1-12 Shelly Jungwirth

Anthem “Panis Angelicus” by Cesar Franck, Keilah Figueroa, soprano

Sermon “Doing What Needs to be Done” Ed Sunday-Winters

A Time of Silence

Praise God from whom all blessings flow; Praise God, all creatures here below; Praise
God for all that love has done; Creator, Christ, and Spirit, One. Amen.
(If you want to give today, please find the offering plate at either entrance.)

*Prayer of Dedication
For the wondrous ways this offering will bless this community, help us nurture caring
relationships with our neighbors, and do our part to liberate all who are experiencing
oppression, we dedicate these gifts. Let this offering, and the works of our hands and feet, be
the resurrection we need to see in the world. Amen.

*Hymn: #214 (Songs of Spirt) Thine Is the Glory

Prayers of the People

The Lord’s Prayer (using “debts:” turn to the bottom of page #271 in the green hymnal)

*Hymn: #216 The Day of Resurrection!

*Benediction Ed Sunday-Winters

*Musical Benediction
Go now in peace, never be afraid. God will go with you each hour of every day. Go now
in faith steadfast strong and true, know he will guide you in all you do. Go now in love,
and show you believe, reach out to others so all the world can see. God will be there,
watching from above. Go now in peace, in faith and in love. Amen, amen, amen.

Postlude “Hallelujah Chorus” by G F Handel, solo organ