OUR CALL TO WORSHIP: During the time of year when we celebrate the birth of our nation, we realize that we gather now to worship the God of all human history. For the same God of all Creation continues to act in our world – judging, redeeming, and loving. We come together today once again as God’s people of faith, of vision, of courage, and of hope. We gather now to praise, to pray, to learn, and to love. We … Read the rest
OUR CALL TO WORSHIP: Come! With all that is within us, let us bless our God. For it is the Lord who forgives us and brings us to wholeness. It is the Lord who lifts us up and covers us with steadfast love and mercy. So with all that is within us, let us give praise and thanks to our faithful God, who creates, redeems, and sustains us.
OUR CALL TO WORSHIP: Although separate, we gather now in the presence of God, through whom all the families on earth receive their life and their name. Welcome with the prayer that the peace and love of Christ might dwell in all of our family relationships, but especially among those who are near and dear to us.
OUR PRAYER OF CONFESSION: Almighty God, we say we trust in faith, but often … Read the rest
OUR CALL TO WORSHIP: The Creator God formed us in a holy image, breathed into us the breath of the Spirit, and thus gave us the gift of living. We come together at this time to give thanks to our Lord and to ponder our calling in the world as followers of Jesus Christ. May this time be sacred to us and may our fellowship together in worship be truly blessed.
OUR CALL TO WORSHIP: Welcome to this time together, as we gladly we acknowledge the presence of our God. Our separateness is overcome by the Spirit who joins us as One in worship. During this shared experience, let us seek with our minds to find truth, ask with our hearts to find answers, and knock with our hands on the doors of need. In doing these things, our worship will affect our lives, and our lives will honor our Lord … Read the rest