4/12/2018 3:15:22 PM
April 15, 2018 Easter 3
Posted under: Easter
ORDER OF SERVICE
Divine Service I (also found on page 15 in the front part of the blue worship supplement).
Hymn 153, Alleluia! Jesus Lives
Acts 4:8-12 (printed on back of worship folder)
Peter tells the Jewish high council that Jesus lives and reigns as the Savior of all people. Peter quotes the prophecy in Psalm 118, which speaks of Christ as the stone that the builders rejected, who has become the capstone.
PSALM OF THE DAY
1 John 1:1—2:2 (printed on back of worship folder)
John speaks of the “Word of life,” “Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.” He has brought light into the world by paying for the world’s sin.
Luke 24:36-49(printed on back of worship folder)
Our risen Lord appears to the disciples. He tells them that his suffering and rising from the dead is the fulfillment of God’s plan foretold in the Old Testament Scriptures, and he instructs them to wait in Jerusalem until the Father gives them the power to be his witnesses.
HYMN OF THE DAY
Hymn 160, This Joyful Eastertide
God Knows What He's Doing
Hymn 159, Morning Breaks Upon The Tomb
Hymn 145, Jesus Lives! The Victory's Won