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

Sunday Service
(2nd Sunday of Lent)
March 13, 2022

Scripture: Luke 13:1-9
Sermon: “The Bent-over Woman” by Rev. Ed Sunday-Winters


Hymn #358 When Jesus Came Preaching the Way of Our God
Hymn #402 O Christ, the Healer
Hymn #381 In Christ There is No East or West


Welcome & Announcements

*Call To Worship
One: God desires to gather us
Many: She gathers us together

One: Her wings spread out before us
Many: Her presence, all around us

One: To nurture is her nature
Many: To mother is her gift

One: For our safety, she reaches
Many: For our good, she moves

One: Sheltering over us
Many: She is our fortress

One: Deep in her underwing
Many: She is our strength

One: Because of us, she is wounded
Many: By her wounds we are saved

One: Until all fear is gone
Many: Until the work is finished

One: In her, we find our justice
Many: In her, we find our peace

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: #358 (Songs of Spirit – green)“When Jesus Came Preaching the Way of Our God”

Scripture Luke 13:10-17 Eleanor Guare

Anthem “Take Up Your Cross” by Lloyd Larson, voice and piano

Sermon “The Bent-over Woman” 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.

*Prayer of Dedication
ALL: Ever Present, Life Giving God, may these gifts be used to pass on your peace,
justice, and healing. Amen.

*Hymn: #402 (Songs of Spirit) “O Christ, the Healer”

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

*Hymn: #381 (Songs of Spirit) “In Christ There is No East or West”

*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.