Service Resources for Pentecost Sunday
The Day of Pentecost falls fifty (thus, “Pente”) days after the Feast of Firstfruits in the Jewish festivals, and thus, since Christ arose on the Feast of Firstfruits, the day comes fifty days following Easter. On that first Pentecost after Christ’s resurrection and ascension, he sent the Holy Spirit on his disciples, who united them to Christ as his spiritual body. He continues to do so for all who believe since that day. Celebrating this day helps us remember who the Holy Spirit is, what he does for believers, and in particular how he unites all believers to Christ’s body, his church.
1 Corinthians 2
1 Corinthians 6:12-20
1 Corinthians 12:1-13
Come, Holy Spirit, Heavenly Dove
Come, Thou Almighty King
Come Down, O Love Divine
Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing
O for a thousand tongues to sing
O Worship the King
Spirit of God, Descend upon My Heart
There Is a Fountain
Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!
Jesus Calls Us
Love divine, all loves excelling