Resources on Christ The King Sunday

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Topical Study on Christ the King Christ the King Sunday focuses our worship on the cosmic character of Christ's reign over the world. It is a proclamation to all that everything in creation and culture must submit to Christ and an invitation to actively and joyfully submit to his rule. Humility Enthroned Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Gerald Darring http://liturgy.slu.edu/ChristKingA112617/reflections_justice.html Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Gerald Darring Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Love , Justice , Parables Source: The Sunday Website Gerald Darring uses the parable of the sheep and the goats from Matthew 25:31-46 and the Feast of Christ the King to reflect on the nature of Christ's kingdom. Casting Down our Golden Crowns before Christ the King Artwork by James B Janknegt http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/167918404580/casting-down-our-golden-crowns-before-christ-the Artwork by James B Janknegt Topics: Christ , King , Heaven , Revelation Source: Global Worship James B. Janknegt is a contemporary icon artist living in Texas in the United States. This painting, based on Revelation 4:10-11, is suitable for Christ the King Sunday. Christ the King Sunday Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler https://www.pulpitfiction.com/notes/proper29a Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler Topics: Judgment , Jesus Christ, authority of , Privilege , Social Justice Source: Pulpitfiction This resource contains podcasts and notes giving commentary on Matthew 25:31-46, Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24, Psalm 100, and Ephesians 1:15-23. The hosts discuss themes of Jesus' kingship, judgment, privilege, and social justice. Welcoming the King, Christ the King Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Joslyn Ogden Schaefer https://www.episcopalchurch.org/sermon/welcoming-the-king-christ-the-king-c-2019/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Joslyn Ogden Schaefer Topics: King , Peace , Exile , Cross Source: Episcopal Church This sermon for Christ the King Sunday by Joslyn Ogden Schaefer questions what it should look like for us to prepare for Christ's return. Schaefer explores how our King approaches kingship differently from the world. Christ the King Sermon Preparation or Illustration by John Foley http://liturgy.slu.edu/ChristKingC2016/reflections_foley.html Sermon Preparation or Illustration by John Foley Topics: Christ the King Sunday Source: The Sunday Website For Christ the King Sunday, John Foley illustrates the life of Jesus with the story of King Arthur. Jesus did not grow up being called “the Christ.” He identified with the lowliest and suffered for us. Christ the King Prayer by Thom M Shuman https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2015/11/oxymoron-prayer-reflection-for-proper-29.html Prayer by Thom M Shuman Topics: King , Christ the King Sunday , Mystery Source: Re-Worship Prayer/reflection for Christ the King Sunday addressing the lack of kings, the presence of politicians threatening to be kings and lords compared with the oxymoron, mystery, and enigma of God, whom the writer can follow forever. Christ the King Reigning in Hearts Scripture Meditation or Sermon by John Connelly https://grandinmedia.ca/word-made-flesh-christ-the-king-wants-to-reign-in-our-hearts/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by John Connelly Topics: God's Love , Change , Heart , Reign of God Source: Grandin Media John Connelly writes on Luke 23:35-43 for Christ the King, that Jesus is the only ruler who will not disappoint us. The only way to change the world is through a revolution of divine love. The King of Glory Comes Service Outline or Song Suggestions by Margaret Van Dyk https://www.reformedworship.org/article/september-2003/king-glory-comes Service Outline or Song Suggestions by Margaret Van Dyk Topics: Incarnation , Kingdom of God , God's Sovereignty , Daily Living Source: Reformed Worship This service outline is built for Christ the King Sunday or for the first Sunday of Advent. It uses lines from the hymn, "The King of Glory Comes" to frame the service. Hymn to Christ the King Article about Worship and the Sacraments by Sarah Hart http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/167929749740/hymn-to-christ-the-king-sarah-hart Article about Worship and the Sacraments by Sarah Hart Topics: Christ , Mercy , Glory , Heaven Source: Global Worship Sarah Hart composed a new song for Christ the King Sunday and presents it here. Lyrics are below the video. Hymns about Christ the King and Christian Responsibility Service Outline or Song Suggestions by Andrew Murphy https://www.methodist.org.uk/our-faith/worship/singing-the-faith-plus/lectionary/sunday-26-november-2017/ Service Outline or Song Suggestions by Andrew Murphy Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Justice , Compassion Source: Methodist UK Hymns appropriate to Psalms 95:1-7; 100; Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24; Ephesians 1:15-23; and Matthew 25:31-46, the last of which the hymn compiler combines the themes of "Christ the King and Christian responsibility for justice and compassion." Christ the King: Prayer of Confession Prayer of Confession by Presbyterian Church USA https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2010/07/17/christ-the-king-prayer-of-confession/ Prayer of Confession by Presbyterian Church USA Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Confession , Justice , Love Source: Gathered Prayers A prayer of confession for the Feast of Christ the King, from the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A). "We confess that we have not bowed before him, and are slow to acknowledge his rule." "The Feast of Christ the King" Poetry by Malcolm Guite http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/36442798484/the-feast-of-christ-the-king-a-sonnet-by-malcolm Poetry by Malcolm Guite Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Christ , King , Glory Source: Global Worship "The Feast of Christ the King," a sonnet by Malcolm Guite based on Matthew 25:31-46. Christ the King Sunday Children's Sermon or Lesson by Linda Demant https://www.sermons4kids.com/christ_the_king_sunday.htm Children's Sermon or Lesson by Linda Demant Topics: King , Christ the King Sunday , Power Source: Sermons 4 Kids Linda Demant's sermon for children based on John 18:33-38 uses pictures to contrast the nature of Jesus' kingship with the items typically associated with an earthly king. Christ the King Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Daniel Meeter https://www.reformedworship.org/article/june-1994/christ-king-service-planning-last-six-sundays-church-year Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Daniel Meeter Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Jesus , Liturgy , Worship Planning Source: Reformed Worship Service plans for the final six Sundays of the church year focused on the theme of the high-priestly work of Christ. The services are based mainly on passages from Hebrews. Christ the King Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Martha Moore-Keish https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2014-10/sunday-november-23-2014-reign-christ-sunday Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Martha Moore-Keish Topics: King , Christ the King Sunday , Power Source: The Christian Century With whom does Christ the King identify? Or—to ask the question another way—whom does Christ represent in the exercise of power? In Matthew 25:31-46, the answer is very clear: Christ identifies with the “least of these.” The Feast of Christ the King Article by Lawrence Farley https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/nootherfoundation/feast-christ-king/ Article by Lawrence Farley Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Palm Sunday Source: Ancient Faith Blogs In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Lawrence Farley links The Feast of Christ the King to Palm Sunday, where Christ entered Jerusalem in triumph and was hailed by the multitudes as the coming Messiah. Christ the King Scripture Meditation or Sermon by David Daly https://www.epriest.com/reflections/view/1087 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by David Daly Topics: King , Faith , Jesus Source: ePriest This devotional by David Daly on Matthew 27:11-31 focuses on Christ the King, and seeks a growing faith in Christ. It includes personal prayers, commentary and application. Christ the King Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Karoline M Lewis https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/christ-the-king/commentary-on-ephesians-115-23-3 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Karoline M Lewis Topics: Prayer , Thanksgiving , Preaching Source: Working Preacher This commentary on Ephesians 1:15-23 suggest that the particularities of this text can offer the preacher a thicker understanding of and presentation toward how we interpret Christ as King. The Lord Upon the Throne Sermon Preparation or Illustration http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/the-lord-upon-the-throne-christ-the-king-sunday-psalm-11 Sermon Preparation or Illustration Topics: Christ the King Sunday , Worship Planning , Psalms Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship This worship service outline on Psalm 11 for Christ the King Sunday traces the major events in the life of Christ from the incarnation to exaltation as King. The King Who Is With Us Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Heather Heinzman Lear https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/november-2018-post-pentecost-worship-planning-series/christ-the-king-sunday-2018-planning-notes/christ-the-king-sunday-2018-preaching-notes Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Heather Heinzman Lear Topics: Christ , King , Love , Laity Source: Discipleship Ministries Heather Heinzman Lear's sermon notes on Revelation 1:4-8 reject simplistic explanations of tragic events, emphasizing Christ the King's presence and solidarity with us in our suffering.