SELF-SERVICE for SUNDAY, 25th APRIL 2021

ORDER OF SERVICE

for the Fourth Sunday of Easter

ORGAN PRELUDE  

James Stanton plays Air and Gavotte 
by Samuel Wesley
 (1766
1837)

HYMN  Click and join in or listen: 

Praise my soul the King of heaven

FIRST READING

Deirdre Lay reads Acts 3: 12 – 19

FIRST READING

Wendy Round reads Acts 4: 5 – 12

GOSPEL READING 

‘I am the good shepherd’

David reads John 10: 11  18

HYMN  Click and join in or listen: 

The Lord's my shepherd

SERMON  Preached by Martha

Shepherds, sheep and hirelings

PRAYERS  Led by Peter Essex

Let us join with Francis, saying
THE LORD'S PRAYER:

Our Father, who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come; thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, the power and the glory,

for ever and ever.

Amen

HYMN  Click and join in or listen: 

Christ triumphant, ever reigning

ORGAN VOLUNTARY  

James Stanton plays Marche Triomphale
by Noel Rawsthorne 
(1929
2019)

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Background image:
Shepherd and sheep

Anton Mauve (1838–1888)

Cincinnati Art Museum, USA