Rugosa Roses in bloom (Photo courtesy of D. Cuppels)
WORSHIP service JULY 18, 2021
'SEEDS AND SOIL'
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is a shortened version of the live ‘Zoom’ Sunday service, which had more
music and prayers and a social time before and after.
PRELUDE: Deep in Our Hearts
Used with permission under OneLicense
#A-730737. Performed by Edward Avey, Hymn leader, and Norman Abbott,
GATHERING AS GOD'S PEOPLE:
--Acknowledgement of the
We acknowledge that our sacred space is found in the indigenous
territories of the Attawandaron, Anishnaabe, Haudenosaunee, Leni-Lunaape
and Wendat peoples (commonly known as the Chippewa nation, Oneida,
Delaware, Neutral and Huron peoples). With thankfulness and respect for their
stewardship of creation; we seek to live into right relations with all.
--Lighting of the Christ Candle
--Opening prayer and the Lord's prayer
HEARING GOD'S WORD:
SCRIPTURE: Isaiah 55:10-13 and Matthew 13:1-23
Pie Jesu (Merciful Jesus) by J.
Rutter.Performed by Nancy Quinn, soprano, and Norman Abbott,
piano. To view the video please click on this link: