Advent 2018

Introit “Comfort Ye” and “Every Valley” from Messiah by G. F. Handel  Soloist, Anthony McGlaun Welcome Professor Mark Miller, Director of Craig Chapel  Call to Worship Dr. J. Terry Todd One: We gather in this waiting place searching for a sign, a guide, something to tell us that our journey is not in vain. We await a […]

6 December 2018

Gathering Music Call to Worhsip One: Take off the garment of your sorrow and affliction, O Jerusalem, and put on forever the beauty of the glory from God. Many: For God will show your splendor everywhere under heaven. One: Arise, O Jerusalem, stand upon the height; look towards the east, and see your children gathered […]

5 December 2018

Gathering Music  Call to Prayer One: Since the beginning, God has been relentlessly pursuing us in love.Many: Though our faithfulness ebbs and flows, God’s love endures forever.One: Taking on flesh like ours, God became one with humanity in the person of Jesus Christ.Many: God lived and moved and ministered in the margins of power.One: God […]

4 December 2018

Call to Prayer One: If Jesus is coming Many: let warfare be ended One: If Jesus is coming Many: let violence cease One: If Jesus is coming Many: let earth begin healing All: For he is Messiah, the Prince of Peace Hymn “If Jesus Is Come” Scripture Reading: Psalm 27:1,4-5, 13-14 1 The Lord is […]

29 November 2018

Prelude Call to Worship One: Now is the time to worry about papers due and tests to takeMany: Therefore I tell you, do not worry. One: Now is the time of fires and wars, of caravans and tear gasMany: Therefore I tell you, do not worry. One: even in the midst of the most worrisome […]

28 November 2018

Gathering Music “Gather Us In”  Centering Call to Prayer (Breathe together and repeat three times slowly) Breathing in: “I stand in awe …” Breathing out: “… of all creation.” Confession “Come Out, Come Out”  Scripture Psalm 65 NRSV 1 Praise is due to you, O God, in Zion;and to you shall vows be performed,2 O […]