Lay Ministers
21st Sunday after Pentecost – October 14, 2018
Year B

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Are you interested in being a Lay Eucharistic Minister (assist with communion and reading either the Epistle or the Prayers of the People) or Lector (read the Old Testament)?  People are needed for both services, but especially for the 8AM service.  Please see either Jim Johnson, Mike Roman or Pam Talbott, or call the church office at 273-6532 for more information.

 

  • 8:00 AM
      • Greeter: Mary Arlin
      • Liturgical Ministers

        • Roy Ives: Job 38:1-7, 34-41
          The Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind:
          “Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge?
          Gird up your loins like a man,
          I will question you, and you shall declare to me.
          “Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell me, if you have understanding.
          Who determined its measurements—surely you know! Or who stretched the line upon it?
          On what were its bases sunk, or who laid its cornerstone
          when the morning stars sang together
          and all the heavenly beings shouted for joy?
          “Can you lift up your voice to the clouds,
          so that a flood of waters may cover you?
          Can you send forth lightnings, so that they may go and say to you, ‘Here we are’?
          Who has put wisdom in the inward parts, or given understanding to the mind?
          Who has the wisdom to number the clouds?
          Or who can tilt the waterskins of the heavens,
          when the dust runs into a mass and the clods cling together?
          “Can you hunt the prey for the lion,
          or satisfy the appetite of the young lions,
          when they crouch in their dens, or lie in wait in their covert?
          Who provides for the raven its prey, when its young ones cry to God, and wander about for lack of food?”
        • Jen Johnson: Prayers of the People – BCP, pg 328
        • Jen Johnson: Hebrews 5:1-10
          Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; and because of this he must offer sacrifice for his own sins as well as for those of the people. And one does not presume to take this honor, but takes it only when called by God, just as Aaron was.
          So also Christ did not glorify himself in becoming a high priest, but was appointed by the one who said to him,
          “You are my Son,
          today I have begotten you”;
          as he says also in another place,
          “You are a priest forever,
          according to the order of Melchizedek.”
          In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered; and having been made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him, having been designated by God a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.
      • Gospel: Mark 10:35-45
        James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to Jesus and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.” And he said to them, “What is it you want me to do for you?” And they said to him, “Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your glory.” But Jesus said to them, “You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I drink, or be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with?” They replied, “We are able.” Then Jesus said to them, “The cup that I drink you will drink; and with the baptism with which I am baptized, you will be baptized; but to sit at my right hand or at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it has been prepared.”
        When the ten heard this, they began to be angry with James and John. So Jesus called them and said to them, “You know that among the Gentiles those whom they recognize as their rulers lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. But it is not so among you; but whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be slave of all. For the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.”

  • 10:00 AM
      • Lead Greeters: Marcia and Wes Baum
      • Liturgical Ministers:

        • Michael Clarkson: Job 38:1-7, 34-41
          The Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind:
          “Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge?
          Gird up your loins like a man,
          I will question you, and you shall declare to me.
          “Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell me, if you have understanding.
          Who determined its measurements—surely you know! Or who stretched the line upon it?
          On what were its bases sunk, or who laid its cornerstone
          when the morning stars sang together
          and all the heavenly beings shouted for joy?
          “Can you lift up your voice to the clouds,
          so that a flood of waters may cover you?
          Can you send forth lightnings, so that they may go and say to you, ‘Here we are’?
          Who has put wisdom in the inward parts, or given understanding to the mind?
          Who has the wisdom to number the clouds?
          Or who can tilt the waterskins of the heavens,
          when the dust runs into a mass and the clods cling together?
          “Can you hunt the prey for the lion,
          or satisfy the appetite of the young lions,
          when they crouch in their dens, or lie in wait in their covert?
          Who provides for the raven its prey, when its young ones cry to God, and wander about for lack of food?”
        • Pam Talbott: Prayers of the People – printed in bulletin
        • Sara Van Looy: Hebrews 5:1-10
          Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; and because of this he must offer sacrifice for his own sins as well as for those of the people. And one does not presume to take this honor, but takes it only when called by God, just as Aaron was.
          So also Christ did not glorify himself in becoming a high priest, but was appointed by the one who said to him,
          “You are my Son,
          today I have begotten you”;
          as he says also in another place,
          “You are a priest forever,
          according to the order of Melchizedek.”
          In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered; and having been made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him, having been designated by God a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek.
      • Gospel: Mark 10:35-45
        James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to Jesus and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.” And he said to them, “What is it you want me to do for you?” And they said to him, “Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your glory.” But Jesus said to them, “You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I drink, or be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with?” They replied, “We are able.” Then Jesus said to them, “The cup that I drink you will drink; and with the baptism with which I am baptized, you will be baptized; but to sit at my right hand or at my left is not mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it has been prepared.”
        When the ten heard this, they began to be angry with James and John. So Jesus called them and said to them, “You know that among the Gentiles those whom they recognize as their rulers lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. But it is not so among you; but whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be slave of all. For the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.”
      • Acolytes: Michael Roman, Lisa Tatusko
      • Counters: John Wootton & Kathleen O’Neil