Holy Eucharist Rite II, November 24, 2013, 11am

Title:Holy Eucharist Rite II, November 24, 2013, 11am

Bulletin Date: November 24, 2013 5:00 am

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The Last Sunday after Pentecost, Year C
Christ the King Sunday, 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                                Eternal Father, strong to save                H 608                       

Processional Hymn               Lo! He comes with clouds descending      H 57

The Word of God

Opening Acclamation                                                                  BCP 355

Song of Praise                     Rejoice, the Lord is King! Vs 1 and 4      H 481

The Collect of the Day                                                                    Insert

First Reading                       Jeremiah 23:1-6

Psalm                                  Psalm 46                                         BCP 649

Epistle                                Colossians 1:11-20                                       

Sequence Hymn                   Hail, thou once despised Jesus! Vs 1&4  H 495

The Gospel                          Luke 23:33-43

The Sermon                                                       The Rev. Catherine Hicks

The Nicene Creed                                                                      BCP 358

The Prayers of the People                                                               Insert

Confession of Sin                                                                      BCP 360

The Peace                                                                                 BCP 360


Birthday and Anniversary Blessings                                 BCP 830 #51/431

The Holy Communion               

The Offertory                     

Eucharistic Prayer B                                                                  BCP 367

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               Let all mortal flesh keep silence             H 324

Post-Communion Prayer                                                            BCP 365

The Blessing              

Closing Hymn                      Crown him with many crowns              H 494

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. 


Christ the King Sunday   This is the  last Sunday of Ordinary Time just before we begin Advent. Christians have long celebrated Jesus as Christ, and his reign as King is celebrated in Advent (when Christians wait for his second coming in glory).  Christ’s kingship is one of humility and service.


Happy Birthday  Marsha Dobson, Perry Bowen (Nov. 27), Ruth TenHoven (Nov. 29). Happy Anniversary – Perry and Virginia Bowen (Nov. 24), Fortunes (Nov. 28)


Fall UTO Ingathering – Boxes are due next Sunday.


ECM – Please turn in your $25 donation towards the presents to Clarence.


Please save the following December dates: 

·               Sunday, December 1, Breakfast with St Nicholas 9:45AM. 

Breakfast and fun with St Nicholas for all ages in the Parish House.

·               Sunday, December 8, 5PM Covered dish supper and Christmas carols at the Everetts.

·               Tuesdays, December 10th and 17th, 6PM   “A Thrill of Hope”—Simple supper, Advent Study and Discussion.   We’ll be using the familiar scriptures of Luke and Matthew about Christmas,  illustrated by the detailed and colorful artwork of John August Swanson together with commentary by Candler Theological Seminary’ s faculty via DVD.   See churchsp.org/thrillofhope  for a sample.

·               Friday, Dec 13, 5pm – Community Dinner and Tree Lighting,  Firehouse


Serving Today: Lector: Crystal Pannell; Eucharistic Minister: Betty Kunstmann; Acolyte: Kimberly Fisher; Gospel Bearer:  Tucker Fisher; Greeters/ Ushers:  Cookie, Johnny Davis; Elements:  Susan Linne von Berg, Millie Muhly.

———————————–This Week ————————————–

·   Wed., Nov. 27, 10am – Ecumenical Bible Study

·   Sun., Dec  1, 9:45am – Breakfast with St. Nicholas (replaces coffee hour)

·   Sun. ,Dec. 1, 10:50am– Godly Play

·   Sun., Dec. 1, 11:00am – Advent I, Holy Eucharist, Rite II




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


Genevieve Davis, Peggy Roberts, Oliver Fortune,  Toni Fabisy, Brad Volland, Boyd Wisdom, Vivian McDonald,  John and Sylvia Sellars, Shaun (requesting prayers for himself from our St Peter’s community), and we pray for the Gideons and the spreading of the Gospel. 


Donna Lippa (friend of Judy Fox), Marc Boivin (friend of Region One), Tracy Howes (granddaughter of the Muhlys),  Jaki Gathercole and family (friends of the Fishers), Crystal and Mike Gladdings (family of Judy Fox),  Brian Penneston (friend of the Wicks),  Nancy Davis (sister-in-law of Johnny Davis), 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) , Mary Ryan, Kirby McClain, Maureen Butler and family, Betty Williams, Kathryn Hill, Bobbye Canaday (friends of Catherine Hicks), Matthew Delbridge (father of Catherine Hicks) Rick and Linda Ferree and family, 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, Bob and Diane Creel (relatives 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, 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), 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








     The last Sunday after Pentecost, 11AM

November 24, 2013



 "Jesus said, ‘When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him,font-family: then he will sit on the throne of his glory’”

ST. Peter’s Episcopal Church

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