Sanctuary's stained glass image of a dove (photo courtesy of D. Cuppels)

 
WORSHIP service JANUARY 10, 2021
'On the Wings of a Dove'

B
elow is a shortened version of the live ‘Zoom’ Sunday service, which had more music and prayers and a social time before and after.
 

PRELUDE: When Jesus Comes To Be Baptized (VU100). Text by S. Abbey and Concacan Inc.. Public Domain.  Edward Avey, hymn leader, Norman Abbott, organ.  
 

 

a. GATHERING AS GOD'S PEOPLE

--Acknowledgement of the Territory:  

We acknowledge that our sacred space is found in the indigenous territories of the Attawandaron, Anishnaabe, Haudenosaunee, Leni-Lunaape and Wendat peoples.  With thankfulness and respect for their stewardship of creation; we seek to live into right relations with all.
 

--Sharing the Light of Christ

--Gathering words

--Opening prayer and the Lord's prayer  
     

                       
B.  HEARING GOD'S WORD: SCRIPTURE: Genesis 1:1-5 and Mark 1:4-11

Ministry of Music:
Down in the River to Pray from Slave Songs of the U.S. Public Domain. Performed by Choral Scholar Hannah Nickel, soprano. To watch the video, please click on the following:   

                            Down in the River To Pray
 

C. HEARING GOD'S WORD: Reflection:  'On the Wings of a dove'
 
D. RESPONDING IN LOVE AND WALKING IN GOD'S WAY: CLOSING PRAYER, prayer of dedication AND THE BLESSING
 
POSTLUDE:  Mary's Little Boy-Child by J. Hairston. Performed by Edward Avey, baritone, and Norman Abbott, organ.

    

PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING AUDIO FILES ONE AT A TIME,
TO HEAR THE ABOVE SECTIONS OF THE SERVICE:

 

 Prelude hymn: When Jesus Comes To Be Baptized

Gathering Words and Opening Prayers:

 

Scripture:

Ministry of Music:

Please click on the link given above

 
 Reflection:

 

  Prayer of the People and  Prayer of Dedication/Blessing:







Postlude:

 

 

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