Sunday: Ordinary 9B, Proper 4B


      Jesus said: I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you receive it, and you will. Mark 11:24
      Almighty God, whose never-failing providence governs all things in heaven and earth: we humbly ask you to put away from us all hurtful things, and give us whatever may be profitable for us; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. BCP. Trinity 8
      Let us pray [for God's care and protection]
      Father, your love never fails. Hear our call. Keep us from danger and provide for all our needs. Grant 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
      Lord God of the nations, you have revealed your will to all people and promised us your saving help: help us to hear and do what you command, that the darkness may be overcome by the power of your light; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. APBA
      Do unto others.   Deuteronomy 5:12-15  
      Sing with joy to God our help.   Psalm 81:1-7   31:1-5, 21-27
      The Lord calls Samuel.   I Samuel 3:1-10 (11-20)  
      Search me out my God and know my heart.   Psalm 139:1-7, 15-19  
      Jesus seen in us   2 Corinthians 4:6-11 (12)   4:5-12
      Lord of the sabboth.   Mark 2:23-3:6, or 2:23-28   2:23-3:6  
Supplementary readings
      Samuel subdues the Philistines at Mizpah.   1 Samuel 7:3-12  
      Jesus appoints the twelve apostles.   Mark 3:7-19  
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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