Sunday: Ordinary 10B, Proper 5B

New life in Christ

      Whoever does the will of God is my brother and my sister and my mother. Mark 3:34-35.
      Lord God, without you we are not able to please you: mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts: through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. BCP. Trinity 19
      Let us pray [for the guidance of the Holy Spirit.]
      God of wisdom and love, source of all good, send you Spirit to teach us your truth and guide our actions in your way of peace. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. AAPB
      Almighty God, give us such a vision of your purpose, and such an assurance of your love and power, that we may ever hold fast the hope which is in Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. APBA
      The temptation and fall.   Genesis 3:8-15  
      Jesus, Lamb of God, have mercy on us.   Psalm 130  
      Israel asks for a king.   1 Samuel 8:4-20   8:4-11 (12-15) 16-20
      Praise the Lord, O my soul.   Psalm 138  
      Living by faith.   2 Corinthians 4:16-5:5   4:13-5:1 (2-5)
      Satan defeated.   Mark 3:20-35  
Supplementary readings
      Samuel's farewell speech.   1 Samuel 12:1-25   12:1-15, 19-25
      The parable of the sower.   Mark 4:1-12  
Hymns and Spiritual Songs
Worship elements
Gathering Songs
Book & #
Hymn or Chorus first line
Tunes and sources
Color Key and Notes
      RCL reading;
      APBA reading;
      Congregational response or refrain, AAPB/RSV;
      Subject heading, AAPB;
      Where there is a second Old Testament reading it is sequential rather than linked to the gospel;
      Hymn book and other abbreviations. See In Words and Song.

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