June 8, 2014 The Day of Pentecost Calvary Baptist Church Washington, DC
THE PEOPLE OF CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH GATHER FOR
THE WORSHIP JUNE 8, 2014
GOD THE DAY OF PENTECOST
10:50 A.M. 11:00 A.M.
SPECIAL TIME OF PRAYER WORSHIP
We are an ecumenical, multi-racial, multi-ethnic Christian body that reaches out to the world with the Good News of Jesus Christ. To that end we strive to be welcoming, responsive, trusting and prayerful in everything we do. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
G ATHERING FOR WORSHIP PRELUDE
Minuets and Gigue from Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 J. S. Bach (1685 Ō 1750) Jeff Ward, Bassoon
WELCOME CHORAL CALL TO WORSHIP See hymn 237, verse 1.
PROCESSION, HYMN 236 CALL TO WORSHIP
Jason Smith On Pentecost They Gathered
Sanctuary Choir Wind Who Makes All Winds That Blow
Come, believers and faithful ones, sing your alleluias to God! Praise God, who invades us with the rush of a mighty wind and fills us with fire. Praise God, who out of love for humanity sent Jesus Christ to live among us. Praise God, whose Spirit is poured out upon all flesh so that our sons and daughters might prophesy. Praise God, who empowers us with gifts and calls us each by name. Come, Holy Spirit. Dream dreams through us. Imagine with us. Breathe, O breathe your loving Spirit into our world. Together let us worship God! INVOCATION
PASSING THE PEACE OF CHRIST Jason Smith La paz del Señor sea contigo. Y contigo también. The peace of the Lord be with you. And also with you. CONGREGATIONAL RESPONSE
Make Us One
MAKE US ONE
Make us one, Lord, make us one; Holy Spirit, make us one. Let your love flow so the world will know we are one in you.
Congregation standing; la congregación se pone de pie. Congregational responses in bold. Page numbers refer to Sanctuary Bibles. Audio enhancement devices available for use during worship. Please ask an usher for assistance. Respuestas congregacionales en negrita. Las páginas se refieren a las Biblias en el santuario. Para Biblias en español o traducción del servicio en español, por favor hablar con un ujier.
A TIME WITH CHILDREN
Jason Smith and Cheryl Branham
God sent down the Holy Spirit like tongues of fire upon their heads. Many heard it and believed, and then Jesus they received. God sent down the Holy Spirit on that day.
--Based on lyrics written by Jerri Fusch
Schaffe in mir, Gott, Op. 29 No. 2 Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897) Calvary Chamber Singers
Create in me, O God, a pure heart, and grant me a new, confident spirit. (Psalm 51: 10)
L IVING THE W ORD OF G OD THE ACTS OF THE APOSTLES, P. 885 PSALTER 754 We sing and read responsively.
EPISTLE LESSON, P.933 GOSPEL ACCLAMATION
Acts 2: 1 - 21 Allyson Robinson Psalm 104: 1 - 13 Amelia Taylor, Cantor 1 Corinthians 12: 3b Ō 13 Edgar Palacios Alleluia Robert F. Twynham (1930 - 2011) Amelia Taylor, Cantor
Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia! Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia! As the Father has sent me, so I send you. Receive the Holy Spirit. Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia! Adapted from John 20 GOSPEL LESSON, P. 883
John 20: 19 - 23 Jason Smith
This is the Gospel of Christ. Thanks be to God. HYMN 342 We sing verses 1 and 3, each in Spanish then English.
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
Tú Has Venido a la Orilla Lord, You Have Come to the Lakeshore
PESCADOR DE HOMBRES
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 debts as we forgive our debtors. Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen. SERMON MUSICAL REFLECTION
Together with Each Other Allyson Robinson First Movement, Leicht bewegt from Sonata for Bassoon and Piano Paul Hindemith (1895 Ō 1963) Jeff Ward, Bassoon
G IVING AND S ERVING
INVITATION MUSICAL OFFERING
Laudate Knut Nystedt (b. 1915) Calvary Chamber Singers
Praise the Lord, all nations. Praise him, all peoples. Praise the Lord! For his loving kindness has been bestowed upon us. And the truth of the Lord endures for ever. Praise the Lord, all nations. Praise him, all peoples. Praise the Lord!
Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow
LASST UNS ERFREUEN
Praise God, from whom all blessings flow Praise God, all creatures here below: Alleluia! Alleluia! Praise God, the source of all our gifts Praise Jesus Christ, whose power uplifts Praise the Spirit, Holy Spirit: Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! PRAYER OF DEDICATION
B ECOMING D ISCIPLES INVITATION TO DISCIPLESHIP HYMN 442
We Are Walking / Siyahamba / Caminando
During the singing, we invite you to come forward if you wish to make a public commitment to join our community of faith. If you are interested in membership or have questions about Calvary, please contact the Church Office.
WELCOMING NEW MEMBERS We give thanks that you have been guided by the hand of God to this community of faith. We pledge to love each other and to work to grow into the fullness of Christ together. Amen. BENEDICTION CHORAL BENEDICTION See hymn 237, verse 4.
Edgar Palacios On Pentecost They Gathered
Sanctuary Choir Courante, from Cello Suite No. 1 J. S. Bach Jeff Ward, Bassoon
Following worship, please join us in Woodward Hall, left as you exit the Sanctuary, for refreshments and a time of fellowship. Visitors, we look forward to greeting you! Scripture passages for June 15, Trinity Sunday, are Genesis 1: 1 ĹŒ 2, 4a; Psalm 8; 2 Corinthians 13: 11 ĹŒ 13; Matthew 28: 16 ĹŒ 20. Make Us One. Words and Music: Carol Cymbala, ÂŠ1991 Word Music, Inc. and Carol Joy Music c/o Integrated Copyright Group. All rights reserved. Words reprinted under CCLI #430459.
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(CJG[ 4CFQUV (QTVWPQXC .KWDQX 4WUUGNNĹ?U UKUVGT )CKN 1WUNG[ )KDUQP $GP CPF 0CVCNKG $CTTGPU 4QIGTUĹ? HTKGPF ,GPP[ )QQP ,CPGV )TQXG %CTOGP ,COGU %QTKPC .ĂŽRG\Ĺ?U HTKGPF Mo Jackson; Morry Johnson, #UJNG[$GEMGTĹ?UHTKGPF#KNGGP,QPGU-CVJKG.CPUKPIĹ?UOQVJGT/KEJCGN -GNNGT 2JKN CPF 0CPE[ 4GPHTQYĹ?U HTKGPF )KPGVVG .CODGTV 2KGTTG /CVJKGWĹ?U OQVJGT 2CWN 4QUUVGCFĹ?U HTKGPF .[PPG /C[HKGNF ,C[ /C[HKGNFĹ?UOQVJGT4QDKP/[GTUCPFJGTHCOKN[#N0KGNUGP#TOCPFQ 2CEJGEQ #O[ &CNGĹ?U HTKGPF #OGNKC 2QYGNN #PFTGC 2QYGNNĹ?U OQVJGT 4QEJGNNG2QYGNN'XC2QYGNNĹ?UITCPFOQVJGT9KNN4GICU-CVKG*CTXG[Ĺ?U cousin; Amelia Rogers, mother of Ben Rogers; Scott Singley, Courtney 4KEGĹ?UDTQVJGT-in-law; Carol Sunde. A SPECIAL GIFT has been given to the Flower Fund by Eddie Lin in memory of John Dill. WORSHIP PENTECOST. Today we celebrate the coming of Holy Spirit and the birth of the church. We wear red to commemorate the flames that UGVVNGFQPVJGRGQRNGUĹ?JGCFUKPVJG#EVUCEEQWPVQH2GPVGEQUt. With 5RKTKVĹ?UEQOKPIYGCTGGORQYGTGFVQDGNKIJVKPVJGYQTNF CALVARY WELCOMES BASSOONIST JEFF WARD. Jeff plays principal bassoon with Avanti Orchestra, Metropolitan Orchestra, and American Balalaika Symphony. He also teaches in Reston. Mark your calendar for Friday, June 27 at 12 noon when Jeff Ward and Cheryl Branham perform in recital at Montgomery College in Rockville. Admission and ample parking are free. TODAY MUSIC FOR KIDS, 12:30ĹŒROKP/WUKE5WKVG%CNXCT[%JKNFTGPĹ?U Choir sings in worship June 22. Join us! Contact Cheryl Branham. SPECIAL FESTIVAL CHOIR OPPORTUNITY. Join us to create a special choir for worship on June 22. We rehearse today, 1:15 ĹŒ 2:15 p.m. in Music Suite; Sunday, June 15 at 9:45 a.m.; and Sunday, June 22 at 9:45 a.m. Come sing with us! Contact Cheryl Branham. COMING UP TUESDAY LECTIONARY LUNCHES. Bring your lunch to the Library, 12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Contact Trey Sullivan. JUST NEIGHBORS. Tuesday, June 10, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Butler Hall, join us for a neighborhood gathering with Sixth & I Synagogue and (KTUV6TKPKV[.WVJGTCP%JWTEJ9GĹ?NNEJCVCDQWVDGKPICRTGUGPEGHQT justice in Penn Quarter neighborhood. Contact Drew Bongiovanni, email@example.com. WEDNESDAY NIGHT WORDS, 6:30 p.m., G319. We read Naomi #NFGTOCPĹ?U6JG.KCTĹ?U)QURGNand look at beginnings of Christian belief. HOLISTIC HEALTH PROJECT, Friday evenings, 7:00-8:00 p.m. in Butler Hall for Zumba (G3), gym for soccer (GB). Contact Pastor Edgar. LUAU FOR PASTOR AMY. All are invited to a luau honoring Pastor AmyĹ?s 11 years of ministry together, Saturday, June 14, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the home of Michelle Harris-Love. Contact church office for details. THEATRE LAB SUMMER CAMPS FOR KIDS are half price for members of the Calvary community during June. Contact Deb Gottesman, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This year is a time of transition for Calvary. With lots of changes ahead, find updates in this box as well as on our website, Twitter, and Facebook page. For questions or suggestions about our transition, email email@example.com or call the church office. SPECIAL TIME OF PRAYER. On April 27, the Search Committee of Riverside Church, New York (theriversidechurchny.org) recommended FDOOLQJ&DOYDU\·V6HQLRU3DVWRU Amy Butler to be Riverside·VQH[W6HQLRU Minister. 5LYHUVLGH·V congregation will vote on the recommendation following a sermon by Pastor Amy today. Please join us as we pray for our pastor, her family, DQG5LYHUVLGHDVWKH\GLVFHUQ*RG·VFDOO CALVARY MEMBERS AND FRIENDS are invited to gather for a few minutes of prayer, 10:50 a.m. each Sunday before worship, as we pray for discernment amid many Calvary transitions. PASTORAL RESIDENTS. The Board has approved the Residency 6HOHFWLRQ &RPPLWWHH·V UHFRPPHQGDWLRQ WR KLUH (OLMDK =HK\RXH DQG Erica Lea as our first two Pastoral Residents. They will join us in early August, and there will be numerous opportunities to help with welcoming them and orienting them to life at Calvary and in DC. Look for more details on that in the coming weeks. CALVARY CONVERSATIONS: PASTORAL RESIDENCY. The congregation will meet to discuss our pastoral residency program Sundays, June 15 and July 13, both following worship and coffee hour. Make plans to attend. These conversations are opportunities for us to talk as a congregation about change, to share ideas and concerns, and to ask questions.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office. C HURCH S TAFF Cheryl Branham Amy Butler Myra Houser Saw Ler Htoo Al Jeter Edgar Palacios Paul Rosstead Jason Smith Trey Sullivan
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Calvary Baptist Church is an ecumenical, multi-racial, multi-ethnic Christian body that reaches out to the world with the Good News of Jesu...