Holy Eucharist Rite II, September 1, 2013

Title:Holy Eucharist Rite II, September 1, 2013

Bulletin Date: September 1, 2013 4:00 am

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The Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost, September 1, 2013
Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Priest-in-Charge:  The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks

(BCP—Book of Common Prayer, H-Hymnal 1982;  S Numbers are the service music found in the front of The Hymnal 1982; WLP-Wonder, Love and Praise, LEVAS-Lift Every Voice and Sing II)

In the name of Christ, we welcome you to this Church.  May those who sorrow find comfort; the weary, rest; the unhappy, joy; the troubled, peace; the stranger, friends; and to all the sense of God’s Presence in this holy place.

The Ringing of the Bell

Prelude                              God will take care of you

Processional Hymn             Glorious things of thee are spoken           H 522

The Word of God

Opening Acclamation                                                                 BCP 355

Glory to God in the Highest                                                            S 280

The Collect of the Day                                                                   Insert

First Reading                     Sirach 10:12-18

Psalm                                Psalm 112                                        BCP 755

Epistle                               Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16                                  

Sequence Hymn                 Jesus, lover of my soul                          H 699

The Gospel                        Luke 14:1, 7-14

The Sermon                                                       The Rev. Amy P. Turner

The Nicene Creed                                                                      BCP 358

The Prayers of the People, Form II                                              BCP 385

Confession of Sin                                                                       BCP 360

The Peace                                                                                 BCP 360


Birthday and Anniversary Blessings                                  BCP 830 #51/431

The Holy Communion               

The Offertory                     O bless the Lord, my soul!                      H 411

Eucharistic Prayer A                                                                    BCP 361

Sanctus                                                                                          S 130

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                       BCP 364

The Breaking of the Bread                                                            BCP 364

Fraction Anthem                Lamb of God                                  LEVAS 270

The Communion of the People of God

Communion Hymn             Rock of ages, cleft for me                        H 685

Post-Communion Prayer                                                              BCP 365

The Blessing               

Closing Hymn                    O for a thousand tongues to sing               H 493

Dismissal & Postlude






Welcome to St Peter’s!  Our hope is that you will find God’s love present with you in this place and that you will return here often.

Our communion bread is gluten free.


Please join us immediately after this service for Coffee hour in the Parish House.  Everyone is welcome! 


Today at the Offertory, we will offer up the food we have brought to share with the hungry in Caroline County through Social Services.


Today, the Rev. Amy P. Turner will be officiating and celebrating.  Amy will be our children’s ministry coordinator beginning Sept. 8 using the curriculum “Godly Play.”  This will be for preschool through second grade.


Catherine will be back this week. 


Ecumenical Bible Study resumes on Wednesday, Sept 4 at 10 AM in the Parish House.  


The Faith Outreach Dinner at Peumansend Creek Regional Jail is this Thursday night at 7PM.  Lisa Kratz Thomas will be the speaker.  If you’d like to go, contact Chaplain Brenda Braam at 804-633-0043, x161.  Marilyn Newman and Catherine Hicks will be attending the dinner. 


Thank you to all who donated school supplies.  Your donations have made a difference for families here in the county. 


Happy Birthday Cleo Coleman (Sept. 5)


Happy Anniversary- Dave and Dutchy Fannon (Sept. 5), Kenneth and Sherrie Allwine (Sept. 6)


Your gardens will be featured on churchsp.org during the next few weeks. This week – Alex and Nancy’s garden.


Serving Today:  Lector: Crystal Pannell ; Eucharistic Minister: Helmut Linne von Berg; Acolyte:  Eunice Key; Gospel Bearer:  Tucker Fisher; Greeters/ Ushers: Rob Dobson, Susan Linne von Berg ; Elements: The Becks


Region One this week at Christ Church Spotsylvania, Sept. 4, 7pm .  Come hear Canon Pat Wingo and Julie Simonton from the Diocese. Their topic is Congregational Development – improving congregations from within. We start at 6:30pm with a pizza supper. You are welcome!


———————————–This Week ————————————–

·   Wed., Sept 4, 10am  – Ecumenical Bible Study

·   Wed., Sept 4, 5pm  – Village Dinner

·   Wed., Sept 4, 7pm – Region One meeting at Christ Church

·   Thurs., Sept 5, 7pm   Faith Outreach Dinner at PCRJ

·   Sun., Sept 8, 10:50am – Godly Play for preschool through second grade with Rev. Amy P. Turner




   St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
823 Water Street PO Box 399, Port Royal, VA  22535

Website:  www.churchsp.org Parish Office:  (804) 742-5908

The Vestry
Eunice Key, Senior Warden – (804)-241-5395

Cookie Davis, Junior Warden – (804) 742-5654

Laura Carey, Cynthia Fields, Fred Pannell, Boyd Wisdom

Clarence Kunstmann, Treasurer & Elizabeth Heimbach Registrar

Brad Volland – Music Director & Organist

The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks, Priest- in- Charge

(540) 809-7489, (540) 898-1586, stpetersrev@gmail.com

Christ Centered, Biblically Based, Spirit Filled, Caring


Prayer List 


Cindy Fields, Eunice Key, Genevieve Davis, Peggy Roberts, Oliver Fortune,  Toni Fabisy, Brad Volland, Boyd Wisdom, Vivian McDonald, Susan Linne von Berg,  John and Sylvia Sellars, Shaun (requesting prayers for himself from our St Peter’s community)


Nancy Davis, (sister-in-law of Johnny Davis), Mike Gillian (friend of the Wisdoms), Patricia Edwards, (sister of Andrea Pogue), Herb Saunders, (friend of Helmut Linne von Berg),  Clint Lee, (father of Marsha Dobson),  Carlos Rivera (Uncle of Marion Mahoney’s Daughter-in-law),  Larry Taylor (friend of  Terri Harrison) , Kirby McClain, Maureen Butler and family, Betty Williams, Kathryn Hill (friends of Catherine Hicks), Nancy Hartwick (friend of Brad Volland), Gloria Jewell, Charles and Yvonne Johnson (friends of the Pannells and Laura Carey) , Jeff, Carolyn & Elizabeth Nelson, Loretta Harich, Carole Morehead (friends of the Newmans), Leilani Oldham (relative of Mike and Marilyn Newman), Marjorie Gilliland (mother of John Gilliland), Steven Fox ( husband of our nursery worker, Judy Fox), David Watson (uncle of Ruth TenHoven), Bernie and Doyle (friends of Ruth TenHoven), Russell Smith, Daniel Smith (brothers of Susan Linne von Berg),  Eudora Heath,  Harold Whitfield (extended family of Laura Carey),  Albert Barnett (uncle of Andrea Pogue), Kay Bodeen ,  Kathi  Coles (sister-in-law and daughter  of Clarence and Betty Kunstmann), Carrie Griffith (mother of Marilyn Newman),  Butch and Carolyn Delhagen (sister of  Mike Newman & brother-in-law of the Newmans),  Jessica Machuga (granddaughter of Millie Muhly),  Dorine Righman (sister of BJ Anderson)



Serving in the Armed Forces


   Alexander Long V            Gordon Devine        Jeffrey Woodard

   David Locklerr                 Daniel Vanpike            Joseph George

   Christopher R. DeHart      Steven Lee           Jonathan Wilkerson




Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

September 1, 2013, 11am



“Feast of Simon the Pharisee” – Peter Paul Rubens (1618-1620)

“On one occasion when Jesus was going to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal on the sabbath, they were watching him closely. When he noticed how the guests chose the places of honor, he told them a parable.” – Luke 14:1,7



ST. Peter’s Episcopal Church



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