Ronceverte Charge of the United Methodist Church: Elizabeth Chapel & Trinity
Thursday, December 03, 2020

Worship

 

First Sunday of Advent – November 29, 2020

- Isaiah 64:1-9

- Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19

- 1 Corinthians 1:3-9

- Mark 13:24-37

 

 
 
 
November 15, 2020 
Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18; Psalm 90:1-12; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30
 
 
November 8, 2020
Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Amos 5:18-24; Psalm 70; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13
 
 
November 1, 2020
All Saints Day
Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: White
Revelation 7:9-17; Psalm 34:1-10, 22; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12
   
October 25, 2020
Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Leviticus 19:1-2, 15-18; Psalm 1; 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8; Matthew 22:34-46
 
  
October 18, 2020
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Isaiah 45:1-7; Psalm 96:1-9, (10-13); 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10; Matthew 22:15-22
  
 
 
 
 
October 4, 2020
 
 

 

 

 

September 27, 2020

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

Liturgical Color: Green

Exodus 17:1–7; Psalm 78:1–4, 12–16 (UMH 799);

Philippians 2:1–13; Matthew 21:23–32

 

 
 
 
September 20, 2020
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Exodus 16:2–15; Psalm 105:1–6, 37–45 or Ps 78
(UMH 799); Philippians 1:21–30; Matthew 20:1–16
 
  
 
September 13, 2020
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Exodus 14:19–31; Exodus 15:1b-11, 20–21
(UMH 135); Romans 14:1–12; Matthew 18:21–35
 
 
September 6, 2020
Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost & Communion Sunday
Liturgical Color: White
Exodus 12:1–14; Psalm 149 or Ps 148 (UMH 861);
Romans 13:8–14; Matthew 18:15–20
 
 
 

 
 
 
August 30, 2020
Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Exodus 3:1–15; Psalm 105:1–6, 23–26, 45c
(UMH 828); Romans 12:9–21; Matthew 16:21–28
 
 
 
 
 
August 23, 2020
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Exodus 1:8–2:10; Psalm 124 (UMH 846);
Romans 12:1–8; Matthew 16:13–20
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
  August 16, 2020
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Genesis 45:1–15; Psalm 133 (UMH 850);
Romans 11:1–2a, 29–32; Matthew 15:10–28
 
 
 

 
 
August 9, 2020
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Genesis 37:1–4, 12–28; Psalm 105:1–6, 16–22, 45b (UMH 828); Romans 10:5–15; Matthew 14:22–33
  
 
 
 
 
 
July 26, 2020: Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green

Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 29:15–28; Psalm 105:1–11 and 45b

New Testament Lesson: Romans 8:26–39
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 13:31–33, 44–52
  
 
July 19, 2020: Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green

Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 28:10–19a; Psalm 139:1–12, 23–24

New Testament Lesson: Romans 8:12–25
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 13:24–30, 36–43
 
 
 
 
 
July 12, 2020: Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 25:19–34; Psalm 25
New Testament Lesson: Romans 8:1–11
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 13:1–9, 18–23
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
July 5, 2020: Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

Liturgical Color: White

Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 24:34–67; Psalm 72

New Testament Lesson: Romans 7:15–25a

Gospel Lesson: Matthew 11:16–19, 25–30

 
  
 
 
 
June 28, 2020: Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 22:1-14; Psalm 13
New Testament Lesson: Romans 6:12-23
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 10:40-42 
 
 
 
 
 
 

June 21, 2020: Third Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 21:8-21; Psalm 17
New Testament Lesson: Romans 6:1b-11
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 10:24-39 
 
 
 
 
June 14, 2020: Second Sunday after Pentecost
Liturgical Color: Green
Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 18:1-15; Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19
New Testament Lesson:  Romans 5:1-8
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 9:35-38 and 10:1-8
Special Emphasis: Father’s Day 
 
 

June 7, 2020: Trinity Sunday and the First Sunday after Pentecost  

Liturgical Color: White
Old Testament Lessons: Genesis 1:1–2:4a; Psalm 8
New Testament Lesson: 2 Corinthians 13:11–13
Gospel Lesson: Matthew 28:16–20
Special Emphasis: Peace with Justice Sunday
 
 
 
Pentecost Sunday
May 31, 2020
Topic: Rivers of Living Water
Liturgical Color: Red
 

AN ORDER FOR MORNING PRAISE AND PRAYER (UMH 876)

 

+CALL TO WORSHIP

O Lord, open our lips.

And we shall declare your praise.

 
+MORNING HYMN: Glory Be to the Father (UMH 71)
 
+PRAYER (Invitation to the Holy Spirit, UMH 335)

O God, the Holy Spirit, come to us, and among us; come as the wind, and cleanse us, come as the fire and burn, come as the dew and refresh; convict, convert, and consecrate many hearts and lives to our great good and to thy greater glory; and this we ask for Jesus Christ’s sake. Amen.

 

SCRIPTURE LESSONS: Read Acts 2:1-21; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13; and John 7:37-39

 
SILENCE
 
SONG OF PRAISE: It Is Well with My Soul (UMH 377)
 
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
Together, let us pray:

·         ​​for the people of this congregation. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for those who suffer and those in trouble. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the concerns of this local community. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the world, its peoples, and its leaders. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the earth you have given to our care. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the Church universal, its leaders, its members, and its mission. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​in communion with the saints. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

 
+RECITE THE LORD’S PRAYER (Matthew 6:9-13)
 
BLESSING

The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit

be with you all. Amen.
 
THE PEACE
 
+CLOSING SONG: Sweet, Sweet Spirit (334)
 

Ascension Sunday and the Seventh Sunday of Easter

May 24, 2020
Topic:  Peace Be with You
Liturgical Color: White
 

AN ORDER FOR MORNING PRAISE AND PRAYER (UMH 876)

 

+CALL TO WORSHIP

O Lord, open our lips.

And we shall declare your praise.

 
+MORNING HYMN: Glory Be to the Father (UMH 71)
 
+PRAYER (Ascension, UMH 323)

Everlasting God, your eternal Christ once dwelt on earth, confined by time and space. Give us faith to discern in every time and place the presence of him who is head over all things and fills all, even Jesus Christ our ascended Lord. Amen.

 

SCRIPTURE LESSONS:  Read Acts 1:11; Ephesians 1:15-23; and Luke 24:44-53

 
SILENCE
 
SONG OF PRAISE: Great Is Thy Faithfulness (UMH 140)
 
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
Together, let us pray:

·         ​​for the people of this congregation. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for those who suffer and those in trouble. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the concerns of this local community. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the world, its peoples, and its leaders. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the earth you have given to our care. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the Church universal, its leaders, its members, and its mission. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​in communion with the saints. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

 
+RECITE THE LORD’S PRAYER (Matthew 6:9-13)
 
BLESSING

The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit

be with you all. Amen.
 
THE PEACE
 
+CLOSING SONG: Spirit of the Living God (UMH 393)
 
 
 
 
 

Sixth Sunday of Easter

May 17, 2020

Topic: Jesus Is the True Vine

Color: White

 

AN ORDER FOR MORNING PRAISE AND PRAYER (UMH 876)

 

+CALL TO WORSHIP

O Lord, open our lips.

And we shall declare your praise.

 

+MORNING HYMN: Glory Be to the Father (UMH 71)

 

+PRAYER +PRAYER: (Sundays of Easter, UMH 321)

Almighty God, you give us the joy of celebrating our Lord’s resurrection. Give us also the joys of life in your service, and bring us at last to the full joy of life eternal; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

 

SCRIPTURE LESSONS: Read 1 Peter 3:13-22 and John 14:15-21

 

SILENCE

 

SONG OF PRAISE:  Victory in Jesus (UMH 370)

 

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE

Together, let us pray:

·         ​​for the people of this congregation. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for those who suffer and those in trouble. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the concerns of this local community. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the world, its peoples, and its leaders. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the earth you have given to our care. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​for the Church universal, its leaders, its members, and its mission. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

·         ​in communion with the saints. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.

 

+RECITE THE LORD’S PRAYER (Matthew 6:9-13)

 

BLESSING

The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit

be with you all. Amen.

 

THE PEACE

 

+CLOSING SONG: Soon and Very Soon (UMH 706)