Home Worship for Sunday April 23rd, 2023


3rd Sunday of Easter

April 23, 2023

Prelude: “King Of My Heart,” “As It Is In Heaven”

Welcome & Announcements

Call to Worship & Opening Prayers

Hymn: “Joyful, Joyful We Adore You” #410

Family Time: “The Holy Spirit Makes New Disciples”

The Sacrament of Baptism

Song: “This Is The Day”

Gospel Reading: Matthew 28:16-20

NT Reading: Acts 10:34-48

Ministry of Music: “It Was Finished Upon That Cross”

Message: “Blessed with Gifts”

We Offer God Our Gifts

Sung Response: “O Praise The Name”

Closing Prayers (and the Lord’s Prayer)

Song: “Holy Spirit”




Today we will be celebrating the baptism of Atlee, Elaina and Leighton Cruickshanks, daughters of Blake and Katherine (Korosi) Cruickshanks. The proud grandparents are Steve & Alison Korosi and Guy & Kathy Cruickshanks. The family invites you to join us for a light luncheon following the church service.


Vacation Bible School
Join us at St. John’s Parish Hall
37 Halson Street, Ancaster
July 3 – July 7 from 9am to 12pm

We invite children that are going into Sr Kindergarten to Grade 5 to get on a roll with God as the Food Truck Party rolls into their neighborhood for the summer’s biggest party!

For the older kids in gr 6-8, come to Leadership Training. A special course for development of lifelong leadership skills, with some VBS fun too. A fun opportunity for high school youth volunteer hours.

Cost $30 per child (same for Leadership Training)

Children’s registration and Volunteer Sign up forms are at top of the page on our VBS website: https://ancastervbs2023.mycokesburyvbs.com/

Presented by the congregations of

Marshall Memorial United, 20 Gilbert Ave.

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian, 31 Sulphur Springs Rd.

St. John’s Anglican, 272 Wilson St. E.