St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Largs
Charity no: SC004796 CCLI: 278491
Mothering Sunday 31 March 2019
Readings: Exodus 2:1-10; Colossians 3:12-17; John 19:25b-27
Collect: God of compassion, whose Son Jesus Christ, the child of Mary, shared the life of a home in Nazareth, and on the cross drew the whole human family to himself: strengthen us in our daily living that in joy and sorrow we may know the power of your presence to bind together and to heal; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who is alive and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.
Post Communion: Loving God, as a mother feeds her children at the breast you feed us in this sacrament with the food and drink of eternal life: help us who have tasted your goodness to grow in grace within the household of faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Hymns and Music for 11.00am Sung Eucharist – Mass Setting: Merbecke
Introit: 137 ‘God of Eve and God of Mary’
Gospel Acclamation: ‘Praise to you, O Christ, King of eternal glory’
Offertory: 537 ‘For the beauty of the earth’
Communion: 140 ‘All ye who seek for sure relief’
Post Communion: 315 ‘Sing we of the blessed mother’
Services this week
Mothering Sunday, 31 March:
8.00am Said Eucharist (1982 Scottish Liturgy)
11.00am Sung Eucharist (1982 Scottish Liturgy)