BETHEL COLLEGE MENNONITE CHURCH
March 5, 2023
Lent 2: Shaped by New Birth
Prelude— Give me Jesus (arr. Lau); My Lord, What a Morning (arr. Lau)—Will Wiebe-Friesen, organ
Christ Candle Lighting—Dale Schrag
Land Acknowledgement—Michelle Armster
*Hymn—Breathe on Me, Breath of God—VT 737
Call to Worship—Dale Schrag
Leader: Lift your eyes to the hills—where does your help come from?
People: Our help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth. All: Let us worship our God, who watches over us now and always.
Welcome and Prayer—Dale Schrag
*Hymn— O Holy Spirit, Root of Life—VT 376
Children’s Conversation—Esther Eash
Anthem—Come, Ye Disconsolate (Terre Johnson)—Chancel Choir
Scripture Reading—Genesis 12:1-4a; John 3:1-17—Aaron Tschetter, Ani Koontz
*Hymn—How Many Times We Start Again—VT 553
Prayers of God’s People—Dale Schrag
*Hymn—There’s a Wild Hope in the Wind—VT 828
Leader: The Lord watch over you
People: the Lord bless you and make you a blessing;
Leader: the sun will not harm you by day,
People: nor the moon by night.
All: The Lord will bring you to life and carry you safely home.
Postlude—I am thine, O Lord (arr. McDonald)—Will Wiebe-Friesen, piano
* You are invited to stand
VT = Voices Together
Audio visual— Ken Lamp
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