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2018 Woship Service Outline

Epiphany - Transfiguration Sunday - Janurary 7 - February 11, 2018

Lenten and Easter - February 18 to April 29, 2018




Christmas I - Epiphany - January 7, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Isaiah 60. 1-6 The Message
     Psalm 72 1-7, 10-14 VU p 790 (Parts 1 & 2)
     Second Reading Matthew 2. 1 - 12
Hymn     The First Nowell     91
Hymn     Wise Men Seeking Jesus    
Hymn     I Am The Light Of The World     87
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven The Message of the Star
     Trinity Camel Kneel Softly
Offertory As With Gladness Vs 1-3 - page 81
Sermon

'Stars, Dreams and the Invisible Trail'




Second Sunday After Epiphany - January 14, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading 1 Samuel 3. 1-10 The Message
     Psalm 139 VU p 862
     Second Reading John 1. 43-51
Hymn     Will You Come And See The Light     96
Hymn     Samuel Song    
Hymn     Here I Am Lord     509
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven I'll Go Where You Want Me To Go
     Trinity Christ Is Calling
Offertory Take My Life     vs 1-3,5 - page 506
Sermon

The Skill of Listening




Third Sunday After Epiphany - January 21, 2018

- with Richard Dalton

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Mark 1: 14 - 20 The Message
     Psalm 62 VU p 780 sung
     Second Reading Jonah 3: 1 - 5, 10
Hymn     You Servants of God     342
Hymn     Jonah Song    
Hymn     Jesus Calls Us     562
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Under His Wings
     Trinity Follow, I Will Follow Thee
Offertory Come, O Font Of Every Blessing     559
Sermon

Is God Calling




Fouth Sunday After Epiphany - January 28, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Deuteronomy 18. 15 - 20 The Message
     Psalm 111 VU p 833
     Second Reading 1 Corinthians 8. 1 - 13
Hymn     Arise, Your Light Is Come     79
Hymn     Give Me Oil In My Lamp    
Offertory Take My Life     vs 1-3,5 - page 506
Hymn     Sent Forth By God's Blessing     481
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Take Name Of Jesus With You
     Trinity O To Be Like Thee
Sermon

Prophecy 2018




Fifth Sunday After Epiphany - February 4, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Isaiah 40. 21 - 31 The Message
     Psalm 147 VU p 869 part one
     Second Reading Mark 1. 29 - 39
Hymn     Come Find The Quiet Centre     374
Hymn     Take Time To Be Holy     672
Offertory In Loving Partnership We Come 603
Hymn     Great Is Thy Faithfulness     288
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Simple Faith
     Trinity When You Pray
Sermon

BEFORE you soar like an eagle




Trasfiguration Sunday - February 11, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading 2 Kings 2. 1 - 15 The Message
     Psalm 50 VU p 775
     Second Reading Mark 9. 2 - 8
Hymn     We Have Come At Christ's Own Bidding     104
Hymn     Earth And All Starts     888
Offertory Just As I Am 508
Hymn     All Hail The Power Of Jesus' Name     334
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Do You Know My Jesus
     Trinity Beholding Thee Lord Jesus
Sermon

Take up the Mantle




First Sunday in Lent - February 18, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Genesis 9: 8 - 17 The Message
     Psalm 25 VU p 752
     Second Reading Mark 1: 9 - 15
Hymn     Thoughout These Lenten Days and Night     108
Hymn     Let Us Break Bread Together     480
Hymn     Rock of Ages    
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven On Paths to Answered Prayer
     Trinity When We Are Tested
Offertory     Give Thanks
Sermon

Wild Beasts and Angels




Second Sunday In Lent - February 25, 2018 at Trinity - (at OlindaRuthven - Youth Sunday)

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Genesis 17: 1 - 7, 15 - 161 Samuel 3. 1-10 The Message
     Psalm 22: 23 - 31 VU p 746 Part 3 and 4
     Second Reading Mark 8: 31 - 38
Hymn     To Abraham and Sarah     634
Hymn     Blessed Assurance     337
Hymn     All The Way My Saviour Leads Me     635
Anthem    
     Trinity Break Thou The Bread Of Life
Offertory     Give Thanks
Sermon

The Fork




Third Sunday In Lent - March 4, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Exodus 20: 1 - 17 The Message
     Psalm 19 VU p 740 sung
     Second Reading John 2: 13 - 22
Hymn     Beneath The Cross Of Jesus     135
Hymn     Pass Me Not O Gentle Saviour     665
Hymn     When I Survey the Wondrous Cross     149
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Saviour, Come and Dwell In Me
     Trinity Strong Righteous Man Of Galilee
Offertory     Give Thanks
Sermon

The Passionate Christ




Fourth Sunday In Lent - March 11, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Numbers 21. 4 - 9 The Message
     Psalm 107. 1 - 2, 17 - 22, 19 VU p 831 1 & 2
     Second Reading John 3: 14 - 21
Hymn     Come, O Fount of Every Blessing     559
Hymn     What A Friend We Have In Jesus     664
Hymn     Shall We Gather At The River     710
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Create In Me
     Trinity Beholding Thee Lord Jesus
Offertory     Give Thanks
Sermon

Snake On A Pole Therapy




Fifth Sunday In Lent - March 18, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Jeremiah 31: 31 - 34 The Message
     Psalm 119. 9 - 6 VU p 838 Part two
     Second Reading John 12: 20 - 33
Hymn     Just As I Am     508
Hymn     O World of God     258
Offertory     Give Thanks
Hymn     He Leadeth Me     657
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven What Wondrous Love Is This
     Trinity What Can I Give To Jesus
Sermon 'Before Jesus Goes Into Hiding'



Palm Sunday - Holy Communion - March 25, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading 2 Samuel 6. 12 - 19 The Message
     Psalm 24 VU p 751
     Second Reading Mark 11. 1 - 11
Hymn     Hosanna, Loud Hosanna     123
Hymn     He Came Riding on a Donkey     124
Hymn     An Upper Room Did Our Lord Prepare     130 - verses 1 & 2
Hymn     All Glory Laud & Honour     122
Offertory
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Crown The King With Praise
     Trinity Hosanna To The King
Sermon ".....a broken Hallelujah"



Joint Service: Maundy Thursday - Simple Supper - March 29, 2018 - at Olinda-Ruthven - 6pm

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Mark 14: 10 - 26 The Message



Joint Service: Good Friday 10am at Olinda-Ruthven - March 30, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Mark 15: 1 - 20 The Message
     Psalm 22: 1 - 18 VU p 744 part one
     Second Reading Mark 15: 21 - 39
     Second Reading Mark 15: 40 - 47
Hymn     O Come and Mourn with Me Awhile     136
Hymn     There is a Green Hill Far Away     152
Hymn     O Sacred Head     145
Hymn     When I Survey the Wondrous Cross     149
Offertory
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Calvary's Cross
     The Sparrow's Song
Sermon



The Day Of Resurrection - Easter Sunday - April 1, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Acts 10: 34 - 43 The Message
     Psalm 118: 1 - 2, 14 - 24 VU p 837, Parts one, two, and 3
     Second Reading Mark 16: 1 - 8
Hymn     Jesus Christ Is Risen Today     155
Hymn     The Strife is O'er     159
Offertory    
Hymn     Joy Comes with the Dawn     166
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven My, Lord, What a Morning
     Trinity On That Great, Great Morning
Hymn     Thine is the Glory     173
Sermon



Joint Service: Maundy Thursday - Simple Supper - March 29, 2018 - at Olinda-Ruthven - 6pm

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Mark 14: 10 - 26 The Message



Joint Service: Good Friday 10am at Olinda-Ruthven - March 30, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Mark 15: 1 - 20 The Message
     Psalm 22: 1 - 18 VU p 744 part one
     Second Reading Mark 15: 21 - 39
     Second Reading Mark 15: 40 - 47
Hymn     O Come and Mourn with Me Awhile     136
Hymn     There is a Green Hill Far Away     152
Hymn     O Sacred Head     145
Hymn     When I Survey the Wondrous Cross     149
Offertory
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Calvary's Cross
     The Sparrow's Song
Sermon The Sparrow's Song



The Day Of Resurrection - Easter Sunday - April 1, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Acts 10: 34 - 43 The Message
     Psalm 118: 1 - 2, 14 - 24 VU p 837, Parts one, two, and 3
     Second Reading Mark 16: 1 - 8
Hymn     Jesus Christ Is Risen Today     155
Hymn     The Strife is O'er     159
Offertory    
Hymn     Joy Comes with the Dawn     166
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven My, Lord, What a Morning
     Trinity On That Great, Great Morning
Hymn     Thine is the Glory     173
Sermon Easter Is Not A Meet And Greet!



Second Sunday of Easter, Holy Humour Sunday - April 8, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Acts 4: 32 - 35 The Message
     Psalm 133 Sung VU p 856
     Second Reading John 20: 19 - 31
Hymn     Day of Resurrection     164
Hymn     Sing a Happy Hallelujah     224
Offertory    
Hymn     Give to Us Laughter     624
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven All The People Said Amen
     Trinity "There Is Sunshine In My Soul"
Hymn     Go to the World     420
Sermon Faith Alive



Third Sunday of Easter, Special Outreach Sunday with Ron Dunn from Downtown Mission - April 15, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading Acts 3: 1 - 11 The Message
     Psalm 150 Sung VU p 875
Hymn     Day of God, Draw Nigh     668
Hymn     Lord, You give the Great Commission     512
Offertory    
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven Remember
     Trinity
Sermon The Hand Up



Good Shepherd Sunday - April 22, 2018

Readings from Holy Scripture    
     First Reading John 10: 11-18 The Message
     Psalm 23 VU p 747-749
     Second Reading 1 John 3: 16-24
Offertory     Give Thanks
Hymn     All Things Bright and Beautiful      291
Hymn     Come, O Fount of Every Blessing      559
Hymn     He Leadeth Me      657
Anthem    
     Olinda-Ruthven God Leads Us Along
     Trinity Shepherd of Love
Sermon The Good Shepherd



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