February 10th, 2016

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ASH WEDNESDAY
FEBRUARY 10, 2016 5:00 PM
PRELUDE Joshua L. Mazur

CALL TO WORSHIP
Minister: God sent Christ into the world not to condemn the world, but . that the world might be saved through him.
People: God’s love endures forever.
Minister: God is our refuge and strength, a present help in trouble.
Therefore we will not fear though the earth should change,
though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea; though
the waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble with
its tumult.
People: God’s love endures forever.
INVOCATION *HYMN NO. 101 When I Survey the Wondrous Cross (Blue Hymnal)
PRAYER FOR ILLUMINATION
FIRST READING Joel 2: 12-17
SECOND READING 2 Corinthians 5: 20b-6:10
GOSPEL READING Mathew 6: 1-6, 16-21
INVITATION TO THE OBSERVANCE OF THE LENTEN DISCIPLINE
RESPONSIVE READING 14, Psalm 51: 1-17, Page 483 (Red Hymnal)
IMPOSITION OF ASHES
*HYMN NO. 85 –What Wondrous Love Is This (Blue Hymnal
INVITATION TO THE LORD’ TABLE
GREAT THANKSGIVING
Minister: The Lord be with you.
People: And also with you.
Minister: Lift up your hearts.
People: We lift them up to the Lord. Minister: Let us give thanks to the Lord our God.
People: It is right to give our thanks and praise.

COMMUNION PRAYER
Minister: Father, it is our duty and our salvation……………………………
And so we join the angels and the saints in proclaiming your
Glory as we say:
ALL: Holy, holy, holy, Lord,
God of power and might,
Heaven and earth are full of you glory.
Hosanna in the highest.
Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.
Hosanna in the highest.
BREAKING OF THE BREAD
Minister: Let us proclaim the mystery of our faith.
People: Christ has died, Christ has risen, Christ will come again.
Minister: In memory of his death and resurrection, we offer you, Father, this
life giving bread, this saving cup………………………
Minister: Through Christ, with Christ, in Christ, in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
all glory and honor is yours, almighty Father, now and forever.
ALL: AMEN
THE LORD’S PRAYER COMMUNION OF THE PEOPLE
Minister: This is the Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world.
Happy are those who are called to his supper.
ALL: Lord, I am not worthy to receive you, but only say the word,
and I shall be healed.
COMMUNION OF THE PEOPLE
PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING
*HYMN NO. 80– Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley (Blue Hymnal)
*BENEDICTION
Minister: The Lord be with you.
People: And also with you.
Minister: May Almighty God bless you the Father,
the Son and the Holy Spirit.
People: Amen.
Minister: Go in peace.
People: Thanks be to God.
* RESPONSE – “Threefold Amen” Amen. Amen. A—men.
*POSTLUDE Joshua L. Mazur
*ALL WHO ARE ABLE MAY STAND
Pastor- Dr. Don McGarity (352-374-8633)
Clerk – Dan Wells Treasurer-Win Armstrong
Ministers – The Congregation Office Mgr. Win Armstrong
Organist & Choir Director –Joshua L. Mazur
Nursery Care-Janice Baldwin
A nursery is provided for infants – kindergartners during worship.
SESSION
Class of 2016 Class of 2017 Class of 2018
Jeff Jackson Win Armstrong John Evans
Dan Wells Jane Gay Joann Dreher
Ralph Moulder Melissa Srivibul Barbara Martin
WELCOME VISITORS!!!!!
Note: Presbyterians celebrate an “open communion.” All professing Christians who have been baptized “in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit” are encouraged to partake of the Holy Sacrament.

THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
STARKE, FLORIDA
904-964-7937
www.starkepresbyterian.org