Easter Service

Claybanks United Methodist Church
April 16, 2017 9:30am
*Indicates to stand as you are able

Sunrise Visitation to the Empty Tomb
Gospel Reading John 20:1-8

Easter Sunday Greeting

Easter Brunch

Easter Sunday Worship Service
Procession Into The Sanctuary Singing
“Christ the Lord Is Risen Today” Insert

Gospel Reading ​John 20:9-10

Welcome and Announcements


In this place, among these people,
God is worshipped, God is praised.
We have seen the signs and wonders;
the lost are found here, the dead are raised.
We are living the Gospel story;
lives are changed and mountains moved.
Won’t you come and work among us?
You are welcomed, you are loved.
*Call to Worship
One: Alleluia! Christ is risen.
All: ​Christ is risen, indeed!
One: Open the gates of justice and righteousness, that we may
​give thanks to God.
All: ​Today we enter the sanctuary of the Holy One as the body of Christ.
One: ​We are called to do justice and love kindness.
All: ​Today is the day of celebration and promise.
One: Alleluia! Christ is risen.
All: ​Christ is risen, indeed!

Opening Prayer

*Hymn “Every Morning is Easter Morning” Insert

Prayers of the People – Joys and Concerns

Children’s Time
After prayers – Sing the Children Out “Jesus Loves Me”
Children 5 and under are welcome to remain in worship or go to the nursery at this time.

The Offering of Our Gifts and Ourselves

Doxology UMH #95

Prayer of Dedication

*Hymn “The Day of Resurrection” UMH #303


First Reading ​Acts 10:34-43​Page 895
*Gospel Reading ​John 20:11-18 ​Page 882

Morning Message Pastor Gary

*Hymn “Majesty, Worship His Majesty” UMH #176


Church Life
Sunday, April 16, 2017 – Easter Sunday
​​9:30am – Sunrise Service
​​9:45am – Easter Bruch
​​10:30am – Easter Worship Service

Monday, April 17, 2017
​​5:30pm – Movie/Potluck

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
​​2:00pm – Card Making Party

Thursday, April 20, 2016
​ 1:00pm – UMW Meeting

Sunday, April 23, 2016
​​9:45am – Sunday School
​​10:30am – Worship

Website http://www.claybanksunitedmethodist.com

Pianist​ Alisa Ross
Liturgist ​​ ​​​ Reba Peterson
Ministers All People As We Live The Good News


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