St Columba’s Scottish Episcopal Church, Largs
Charity no: SC004796 CCLI: 278491
Advent Sunday 1 December 2019
Readings: Isaiah 2:1-5; Romans 13:11-14; Matthew 24:36-44
Collect: Stir up your power, Lord, and come: that, with you as our protector, we may be rescued from our sins; and with you as our deliverer, we may be set free; for you live and reign with God the Father, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end.
Post Communion: Almighty God, give us grace to cast away the works of darkness and to put on the armour of light, now in the time of this mortal life, in which your Son Jesus Christ came to us in great humility: that on the last day, when he shall come again in his glorious majesty to judge the living and the dead, we may rise to the life immortal; through him who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end.
Hymns and Music for 11.00am Sung Eucharist
Mass Setting: John Merbecke
Introit: 327 ‘Awake, awake: fling off the night!’
Advent Wreath Response
Gospel Acclamation: Prepare the way of the Lord, make / his paths straight,
and all flesh shall see the salva/tion of God.
Offertory: 42 ‘Longing for light, we wait in darkness’
Communion: 696 ‘Jesus, wher’er thy people meet’
Post Communion: 41 ‘Lo, he comes with clouds descending’
Services this week
Advent Sunday, 1 December:
8.00am Said Eucharist (1982 Scottish Liturgy)
11.00am Sung Eucharist (1982 Scottish Liturgy)
6.30pm LCT ‘Taizé for Advent’ Service
Wednesday, 4 December:
10.00am Said Eucharist (1970 Scottish Liturgy)
Saturday, 7 December:
2.00pm Service of Light and Remembrance