November 8th Sermon: "American Reflection" by Rev. Tom Goldsmith & Rev. Monica Dobbins

05 November 2020


With the building closed due to the COVID situation, join us for our virtual sermons and coffee hour on Sunday.  

Sermon for Sunday November 8th "American Reflection" by Rev. Tom Goldsmith & Rev. Monica Dobbins.
The sermon will be posted on our YouTube channel Saturday November 7th.
Then join us for our Virtual Coffee Hour via Zoom on Sunday November 8th at 11am.
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Order of Service
November 8, 2020

"American Reflection"

  • Opening Music: "We Will Go Out In The World" words & music by David Owens-Lupu (Lyrics)
  • Welcome/Announcements - Rev. Tom Goldsmith
  • A Story For All Ages - Amanda Esko
  • Interlude I “A Wish’" by Andrey Komanetsky, Russian/American (1965-) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Homily: "Forward into the Future" - Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Interlude II “Bethena” (excerpt) by Scott Joplin, American (1868-1917) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Homily: "Exposed" - Rev. Tom Goldsmith
  • Postlude "America the Beautiful" lyrics by Katharine Lee Bates, American (1859-1929), music by Samual A. Ward (American, 1848-1903) adapted from a version performed by Ray Charles (American, 1930-2004) performed by Courtney Smith and The Jazz Vespers Quartet