11:50am to 1:00pm, every Wednesday during Lent.
Fellowship Hall, Asbury UMC, 220 W Horatio Ave, Maitland.
Theme - Easter Stories
"Why Do We Do Ash Wednesday?"
"When I Survey the Wondrous Cross"
Imposition of the Ashes:
Barbara W Riddle
Minister of Music
Hostess: Carla Smith
Music: Joanna Gill, Shawn Klein
Food Preparation: Joan Kessler
John Berry, Jr
"A Mother's Intuition"
the Smallest Things Have the Greatest Impact"
Hostess: Kathy Peck
Music: "Once again" -
Bev Aycock, Teresa
Borcheck, Wanda Brown
Food Preparation: Dianna Bates
"Easter Musical Story"
“When I survey the wondrous cross”
“This man of sorrows”
“O sacred head now wounded”
“Healer of my heart” -
Bette Hillman, Bob Showalter
Eruptive Life is Never Harmless - The Resurrection
1 Peter 1:3-9****
Host: Bill Erdman
and Dick Schraysen
"Amazing Grace" - Harmonics
UMW (Cyd Frank,
- Typical Meal at the time of Christ
Table & Flower Coordinators:
Pat Lockeby, Maxine Bartz, Bea Smith
Janell Maxwell, Cindi Johnson,
Fellowship Hall set-up:
Ash Wednesday Preparations:
of the ashes
Barbara W Riddle -
Jack Frye -
other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed.
they came to the place called the Skull, they crucified him there, along
with the criminals—one on his right, the other on his left.
forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.”
divided up his clothes by casting lots.
people stood watching, and the rulers even sneered at him. They said,
“He saved others; let him save himself if he is God’s Messiah, the
soldiers also came up and mocked him.
him wine vinegar
said, “If you are the king of the Jews,
was a written notice above him, which read:
this is the king of the jews.
of the criminals who hung there hurled insults at him: “Aren’t you the
Messiah? Save yourself and us!”
the other criminal rebuked him. “Don’t you fear God,” he said, “since
you are under the same sentence?
are punished justly, for we are getting what our deeds deserve. But
this man has done nothing wrong.”
he said, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.”
“Truly I tell
you, today you will be with me in paradise.”
**Luke 1:38 “I am the Lord’s servant” Mary answered, “May the word to me
be fulfilled.” Then the angel left her.
truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been
doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am
going to the Father. 13 And
I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Father may be
glorified in the Son. 14 You
may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it.
you love me, keep my commands. 16 And
I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you
and be with you forever— 17 the
Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees
him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be] in
you. 18 I
will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.
long, the world will not see me anymore, but you will see me. Because
I live, you also will live. 20 On
that day you will realize that I am in my Father, and you are in me,
and I am in you.
****1 Peter 1:3-9 3 Praise be to the
God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given
us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ
from the dead, 4 and into an inheritance that can never
perish, spoil or fade. This inheritance is kept in heaven for you, 5 who
through faith are shielded by God’s power until the coming of the
salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time. 6 In
all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have
had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. 7 These have come
so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold,
which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory
and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed. 8 Though you have
not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, you
believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, 9 for
you are receiving the end result of your faith, the salvation of your
March 23, 2017