These excerpts from Scripture and the confessions address the theme of the Sacraments of Baptism and the Lord’s Supper. They may be used for Affirmations of Faith following the proclamation of the Word.
These words from Scripture may be used at the Breaking of the Bread. When the narrative of the institution of the Lord’s Supper is not used at the Breaking of the Bread, it should be spoken at the Invitation to the Table or during the Great Thanksgiving.
These words from Scripture and the confessions may be used in preparation for celebrating the Sacrament of Baptism. They may also be used as an invitation to the reaffirmation of Baptism or the renewal of baptismal discipleship. Baptism is a sacrament, wherein the washing with water, in the name of the Father, and of the… Read more »
This ecumenical service can be used for your congregation to celebrate Communion (the parts of the Eucharistic form are marked in red). The Office of Theology and Worship has put together resources for a mini-course on worship that can be used for Commissioned Ruling Elder education, study for worship ordination exams, elder education, and/or a Christian… Read more »
An ecumenical outline of the Eucharist and baptism. The Office of Theology and Worship has put together resources for a mini-course on worship that can be used for Commissioned Ruling Elder education, study for worship ordination exams, elder education, and/or a Christian education course on worship. See the full collection of these resources.
“First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions and thanksgivings be made for everyone.” — 1 Timothy 2:1