Rescued People: A Service of Shadows

Instrumental Prelude What Wondrous Love Is This?

Call to Worship

The Shadow of Betrayal: Matthew 26:3-5,14-16,20-25, 31-35

Response: O Sacred Head Now Wounded

The Shadow of Spiritual Agony: Matthew 26:36-46

Response: Prayer of Confession

The Shadow of Arrest and Trial: Matthew 26:47-68

Response: Man of Sorrows (Hallelujah! What A Saviour)

The Shadow of Denial: Matthew 26:69-27:10

Response: “Denial” by Dai Woolridge (spoken word)

The Shadow of Accusation: Matthew 27:11-31

Response: The Power of the Cross

The Shadow of Crucifixion and Humiliation: Matthew 27:32-44

Response: “Jerusalem” by CityAlight

The Shadow of Death: Matthew 27:45-54

Response: How Deep the Father’s Love

The Christ Candle is Removed

The Shadow of Burial: Matthew 27:55-66

Solo Response: Were You There?

Silent Meditation


The Christ Candle Is Restored

Benediction: Isaiah 53:10-12