March 27th Bulletin

Fourth Sunday in Lent
March 27, 2022
Lutheran Book of Worship – Setting 3
Please stand, as you are able, when indicated by *

Welcome & Announcements

  • The Decalogue (purple insert)
    *P: Rejoice with Jerusalem and be glad with her, all you that love
    her. Rejoice for joy with her, all you that mourn for her.
  • C: I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go into the
    house of the Lord.”
  • Hymn: “Rejoice, O Pilgrim Throng!” #553
    *Apostolic Greeting & Kyrie p. 99-100
  • Prayer of the Day p. 103
    The First Reading: Isaiah 12:1-6
    Psalm 32 (bulletin insert)
    The Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:16-21
  • The Holy Gospel: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
    Youth Message

Sermon Rev. Matt Knuppel

  • Hymn: “Softly and Tenderly Jesus is Calling” WOV#734
  • Nicene Creed p. 105
  • Prayer of the Church p. 106
  • The Peace p.107
    Offering & Offertory (“What shall I render…”) p. 108
  • Great Thanksgiving p. 109
  • Words of Institution & Lord’s Prayer p. 111, 113
    Agnus Dei and Communion p. 114
  • Post-Communion Canticle (“Lord, now you let…”) p. 116
  • Benediction & Amen p. 117
  • Hymn: “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” #551
  • Sending
  • Postlude
    May the stark, bare branches on the altar remind us
    of our focus on penitence and forgiveness
    during this Lenten season.

Welcome to our Visitors!
Grace Lutheran Church welcomes you as you join us in worship
this morning. Please fill out a Visitor Connect card, these are
found either on the entrance table or in the pew rack in front of
you. Completed cards will be collected along with the offering

Sunday School
All are welcome to attend Sunday School before worship
beginning at 8:45; classes are available for both children and
Holy Communion
Those who are baptized and believe that Jesus Christ, crucified
and risen, is truly present in, with, and under the forms of bread
and wine for the forgiveness of sins, life, and salvation, are
welcome to the Lord’s Table. Please let the Pastor know that you
wish to receive this gift of life by holding out your open hands. If
you desire to drink the wine from the common cup, please
proceed to the left chalice after receiving the wafer. If you prefer to
dip the wafer into the wine, please proceed to the right chalice
after receiving the wafer. You are encouraged to bring young
children forward for a blessing. The sign for a blessing is folded
Disciples in Service today Sunday, March 27
Ushers: Dan Alloway, Rik Maxey
Organist: Steve Holland Lay Reader: Marc Voigt
Acolyte: Roman Hurst Crucifer: Ashley Hurst
Servers: Sherry Hurst, Linda Swenson
Altar Guild: Debbie Voigt
Disciples in Service next Sunday, April 3
Ushers: Scott Barrett, Rob Maxey
Organist: Steve Holland Lay Reader: John Kollmeyer
Acolyte: William Roberts Crucifer: Ruby Hurst
Servers: Holly Alloway, Greta Roberts
Altar Guild: Marsha Maxey

Grace LutheranChurch
Proclaiming the grace of Christ in Word and Sacrament

Rev. Matt Knuppel, Pastor
[email protected]
3410 Community Church Rd.
Pfafftown, NC 27040
PO Box# 1735, Clemmons, NC

● Christ Centered ● Mission-Driven
●Traditionally Grounded ● Congregationally-Focused