Order of Worship Approaching God Responsive Call to Worship: Advent Litany One: People of light, God in Christ desires a heaven and earth reconciled in a new people, a new creation. ALL: In Christ, we are those people! One: God in Christ longs for people unafraid to leave old ways behind for the paths of […]
Order of Worship Organ Preludes: “What Child is This” Roy Rob Perry “A Carol Medley” arr. Lani Smith “Silent Night” Franklin Ritter Introit: “Lo, How a Rose e’er Blooming” Approaching God Call to Worship: Christmas Eve Litany Reader: Warren Browne One: People of light, God in Christ desires a heaven and earth reconciled in a […]
Order of Worship Prelude: “Star of Wonder, Star of Night” Philip Kern & Brian Turnbull Words of Welcome Responsive Call to Worship: One: In the midst of this season when we celebrate the hope of Christ’s coming, we come together to share our grief. ALL: The Word became flesh and lived among us, full of […]
Prelude: “Take It In” Lyrics by Mary-Anne Rabe, arranged by John Kirstein Introit: “Drummer Boy” arr. Diane Bish Call to Worship: Lighting of the Advent Candles Readers: The Murphy Family One: On the first Sunday of Advent, we lit a candle for Hope. On the second Sunday, we lit a candle for Peace. On […]
At the congregational meeting after our worship service on November 25th, members chose eight people to join the session. We’re so grateful we had such an amazing ballot of names to choose from; every person whose name appeared on the ballot is incredibly gifted by God, and we’re grateful they agreed to let their names stand as nominees to the eldership. Here are the names of those chosen to serve this term. Our next eldership election will be at the end of 2020.