We start with a greeting from Pastor Butler and Pastor Rice.
(Please note, all services for this week were recorded before the state clarified that those recording religious services were still allowed to do so.)
Our Processional Gospel today comes from Matthew 21:1-11
Laurie has our Processional Hymn, ELW # 344 – “All Glory Laud and Honor” Verses 1 & 3
Confession and Forgiveness:
Gracious God: have mercy on us. We confess that we have turned away from you, knowingly and unknowingly. We have wandered from your resurrection life. We have strayed from your love for all people. Turn us back to you, O God. Give us new hearts and right spirits, that we may find what is pleasing to you and dwell in your house forever. Amen.
Dana McCoy has a special solo presentation of "The Holy City" to share.
A reading from Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn – ELW # 803 – “When I Survey The Wondrous Cross” verses 1 & 3
Pastor Deborah has today's very special sermon.
And now for today's Prayers of Intercession:
And we'll send you on your day, to share the good news, with a hymn in your heart:
ELW # 855 – “Crown Him With Many Crowns” – verses 1 & 5