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July 5, 2020: Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Welcome and Announcements Introit: “Hear My Prayer, O Lord,” Henry Purcell Hear my prayer, O lord and let my crying come unto Thee. Psalm 102: 1 Call to Worship: Psalm 45:6-7 Your throne, O God, endures forever and ever.Your royal scepter is a scepter of equity; You love righteousness and hate wickedness.LET US WORSHIP GOD. […]

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June 21, 2020: Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Welcome and Announcements Introit: “The Eyes of All,” Jean Berger The eyes of all wait upon thee;and thou givest them their meat in due season.Thou openest thine hand,and satisfiest the desire of every living thing. Psalm 145: 15, 16 Call to Worship: Romans 6 All of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were […]

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June 14, 2020: Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Welcome and Announcements Introit: “My Eyes for Beauty Pine,” Herbert Howells My eyes for beauty pine, My soul for Goddes grace,No other care nor hope is mine, To heaven I turn my face. One splendour thence is shed from all the stars above:‘Tis named when God’s name is said, ‘Tis Love, ’tis heavenly Love. And […]

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June 7, 2020, Trinity Sunday

Welcome and Announcements Introit: “The Call,” Ralph Vaughan Williams Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life!Such a Way as gives us breath.Such a Truth as ends all strife,Such a Life that killeth Death. Come, my Light, my Feast, my Strength!Such a Light as shows a feast,Such a Feast as mends in length,Such a Strength as […]

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Pastoral Reflection on the Protest in Minneapolis

Corporate public relations firms are bombarding the airwaves these days with the message that “we are in this together.” But as the horrific events in Minneapolis, Central Park, and Brunswick, GA brutally demonstrate (George Floyd, Christian Cooper, Ahmaud Arbery—say their names), this presumption of being “in this together” has never been a reality for people […]

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Sunday, May 31, 2020, Pentecost

Welcome and Announcements Introit: “Pentecost Sequence,” Bob Hurd Come holy spirit come! And from your celestial homeShed a ray of light divine!Come, father of the poor! Come, source of all our store!Come, within our bosoms shine. Alleluia You, of comforters the best; You, the soul’s most welcome guest;Sweet refreshment here below;In our labor, rest most […]

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Sunday, May 24, 2020, Seventh Sunday of Easter

Welcome and Announcements Introit, Jesus Remains My Joy, J.S. Bach Jesus bleibet meine Freude,Meines Herzens Trost und Saft,Jesus wehret allem Leide,Er ist meines Lebens Kraft,Meiner Augen Lust und Sonne,Meiner Seele Schatz und Wonne;Darum laß ich Jesum nichtAus dem Herzen und Gesicht. Jesus remains my joy,My heart’s comfort and sap.Jesus obviates all misfortune,He is my life’s […]

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