An Advent/Christmas service of songs, readings, sweet rolls and coffee.
“Angels We Have Heard on High" Andrea Grogg
Hymn “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”
Reading 1: Isaiah 40:3-5
Advent Candle Lighting (adapted from the Moravian Book of Worship)
Song:"Bach's Prelude #1" Kathleen McCombe
Reading 2--from "The Magnificent Defeat" by Frederick Buechner
Song “Still Her Little Child” Melissa Bane
Reading 3--from "While We Wait" by Mary Lou Redding
Dramatic Reading: "The Other Miraculous Birth" Tammi & Vince Griffith
Offertory “Carry Me Home” Jonathan Tompkins, Hillary Taylor, & Psalm 100 Band
Reading 4--from "Reflections for Ragamuffins" by Brennan Manning
Song “Rebel Jesus” Psalm 100 Band
Reading 5: 2 Peter 3:8-15 (The Voice)
Sermon “Love-Feasting in the Waiting Place" Hillary Taylor
Hymn “What Child is This”
Prayer (from Charles Wesley)
Songs:"Sweet Little Jesus Boy" Kimilee Bryant
"I Wonder as I Wander" Donna Aiken
Congregational Affirmation (from "In the Bleak Midwinter" by Christina Rosetti)
Song: “Emmanuel (Hallowed Manger Ground)” Frances Hulme & Sarah Mosely
Reading 6--from "The Mood of Christmas" by Howard Thurman and "The Spirit of Christmas" by Henry Van Dyke
Song “This is Amazing Grace” Melogy Family Band with Charlotte Dyal
Hymn “The World Did Dwell in Dark and Fear”
Responsive Sending Forth “Awaken Us God (Hope)”
11/5/17 All Saints Sunday Worship
Series: 'Who Do You Say that I AM?'
Scripture: Exodus 3:13-14; John 11:25-26
Rev Jonathan Tompkins
All Saints Litany adapted from Safiyah Fosua, Copyright General Board of Discipleship. www.GBOD.org Used by permission.
'I Am' performed by Vanessa Simmons and Psalm 100 band, originally by Mark Schultz.
'This is Not the End' performed by Psalm 100 band, originally by Gungor.
'Dance in the Graveyards' performed by Psalm 100 band, originally by Delta Rae.