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LITURGY CHANGES TO SETTING 3, PAGE 184



February 2 – Purification of Mary & Presentation of Our Lord I Sam 1:21-28; Heb 2:14-18; Luke 2:22-32

SERMON: Jesus’ Presentation, Luke 2:22-32

Hymns: 367, 722, 719



February 9 – 5th of Epiphany Is 58:3-9; I Cor 2:1-12; Matt 5:13-20

SERMON: Being Different, Matthew 5:13-20

Hymns: 563, 578, 526 (610, 729)

February 16 – 6th of Epiphany Deut 30:15-20; I Cor 3:1-9; Matt 5:21-37

SERMON: The Righteousness That Counts, Matthew 5:20-37

Hymns: 496, 865, 921



February 23 – Transfiguration Ex 24:8-18; 2 Peter 1:16-21; Matt 17:1-9

SERMON: Rags to Riches or What? Matthew 17:1-9

Hymns: 400, 414, 814 (702, 809)







T H E L E N T E N S E A S O N B E G I N S (Alleluias are gone)

March 1 – 1st Sun. in Lent Gen 3:1-21; Rom 5:12-19; Matt 4:1-11

SERMON: Will You Fly or Crawl? Romans 5:12-19

Hymns: 715, 718, 655



March 8 – 2nd Sun. in Lent Gen 12:1-9; Rom 4:1-8, 13-17; John 3:1-17

SERMON: Life in Christ, Romans 4:1-5, 13-17

Hymns: 902, 571, 732 (570, 918)



March 15 – 3rd Sun. in Lent Ex 17:1-7; Rom 5:1-8; John 4:5-26

SERMON: Fruits of Faith, Romans 5:1-5

Hymns: 812, 609, 761



March 22 – 4th Sun. in Lent Is 42:14-21; Eph 5:8-14; John 9:1-41

SERMON: Live as Children of Light, Ephesians 5:8-14

Hymns: 537, 744, 837 (550, 783)



March 29 – 5th Sun. in Lent Ez 37:1-14; Rom 8:1-11; John 11:1-45

SERMON: This is the Good News, Romans 8:1-10

Hymns: 686, 647, 752



April 5 – Palm Sunday Is 50:4-9; Phil 2:5-11; Matt 26:1-27:66

SERMON: Attitude Adjustment, Phil. 2:5-8

Hymns: 442, 532 (tune 867), 441

S P E C I A L L E N T E N S E R V I C E S

February 26 – Ash Wednesday Joel 2:12-19, II Cor 5:20-6:10, Matt 6:1-6, 16-21

SERMON: Jesus Protects His Disciples, John 18:1-9

Hymns: 427, 915, 880 (423, 425)



March 4 – Lent 2 Passion History

SERMON: Jesus is Silent, Matt 26:62-63

Hymns: 440, 801, 878



March 11 – Lent 3 Passion History

SERMON: Jesus Looks at Peter, Luke 22:61-62

Hymns: 435, 728, 729



March 18 – Lent 4 Passion History

SERMON: Jesus is Crucified, Luke 23:33-37

Hymns: 431, 439(1-5), 715



March 25 – Lent 5 Passion History

SERMON: Jesus Refuses Vinegar, Matt 27:34

Hymns: 451, 439(2, 12-15), 770



April 1 – Lent 6 Passion History

SERMON: Jesus in His Death, Luke 23:44-46

Hymns: 425, 437, 433



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