Service of Word and Table: Season After Pentecost

Candler School of Theology

Service of Word and Table

12 November 2010 | Season After Pentecost

“By endurance you will gain your souls.” – Luke 21:19


Gathering for Praise



†Hymn                                                                                   My Life Flows On                                                                                  FWS 2212


Almighty God who destroys and preserves,

who breaks down and who builds up,
You have given us your promise of protection.
Hear us now as we pray for and sing of that glorious day 

When you will come and reign forever.

In the name of Jesus Christ we pray, Amen.                                                

Hearing God’s Word

Psalm 98                                                                                  Sing a New Song                                                                                       Insert 


†Gospel Acclamation                                                                         Alleluia                                                                                        FWS 2043


†Gospel Lesson                                                                           Luke 21:5-19


Silent Meditation

Responding in Faith

Prayers of the People

      Lord, in your mercy, hear our prayer.

Great Thanksgiving                                                                                                                                                                               UMH 17

      Musical Setting B

The Lord’s Prayer

Giving of the Bread and Cup

Music during Communion

            What Does the Lord Require of You                                                                                                                                           FWS 2174

†Prayer after Communion

Eternal God, we give you thanks for this holy mystery
      in which you have given yourself to us.

Grant that we may go into the world,

      in the strength of your Spirit,

      to give ourselves for others.
In the name of Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Departing to Serve

†Hymn                                                                                O Day of God, Draw Nigh                                                                            UMH 730


Signs of Peace



+Tuesday, 16 November, Service of Word and Table: Dr. Clayton Schmit, Arthur DeKruyter/Christ Church Oak Brook Professor of Preaching; Academic Director of the Brehm Center for Worship, Theology, and the Arts at Fuller Theological Seminary

+Thursday, 18 November, A Service of Thanksgiving: Giving Thanks for Our Story, Sponsored by Candler Coordinating Council

+Friday, 19 November, Mid-Day Word and Table: Dr. Joel LeMon, Professor of Old Testament

+All services begin at 11:05 a.m.

Worship Notes

Organist:  Sarang Love

Musicians: Dedric Cowser, piano


Celebrant:  Rev. Saul Burleson, Emory University Office of Religious Life

Deacon:  Rev. Nicholas O’Neal

Bread Baker: Anna Tew

Collect: Anna Tew and Lee Curtis

Worship Office Coordinators: Dedric Cowser, Anna Tew, Kim Sorrells, Kate McMath, The Rev. Nicholas O’Neal, Lee Curtis 


Psalm: Upper Room Worship Book, Elise S. Eslinger, (Nashville: Upper Room Books, 2006.)

Prayers of the People: Intercessions for the Christian People, ed. Gail Ramshaw, (Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 1990).