November 21st Sermon "We Didn't Earn Any of the Things That Make Life Good" by Rev. Ian White Maher

19 November 2021


Please join us for our Sunday Service, November 21st at 9am and 11am with Rev. Ian White Maher.  
Topic for this month: Trust
Sermon: We Didn't Earn Any of the Things That Make Life Good

For Worship service at 9am and 11am inside the building.

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  • Proof of vaccination is mandatory, but a photo of your vaccination card is acceptable. Using is also acceptable.
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The 11am worship service will be live-streamed over zoom followed by Virtual Coffee Hour (no coffee hour at the in-person services). 
The zoom link is on the front page of the website. 
Please enjoy the presentation of today's hymnody by our Cantors Pauline Higgins and Paul & Jan Gandy (thank you!)
  • Prelude: "Andante Placid" by Ignacy Friedman (Polish, 1882-1948) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Announcements/Chalice Lighting: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Hymn #1027 : “Cuando el Pobre” - Pauline Higgins and Paul & Jan Gandy, cantors
  • Lay Minister: Carole Straughn
  • Meditation: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Meditation Response: "We Give Thanks" music by Wendy Luella Perkins, David Owen-Lupu, piano
  • Offertory
  • Doxology: - Pauline Higgins and Paul & Jan Gandy, cantors
    • From all that dwell below the skies
    • Let hymns of faith and hope arise
    • May peace, good will on earth be sung
    • Through every land by every tongue
    • Amen
  • Sermon: "We Didn't Earn Any of the Things That Make Life Good" - Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Hymn #1053  "How Could Anyone” - Pauline Higgins and Paul & Jan Gandy, cantors
  • Benediction/Extinguish Chalice: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Postlude: "Valse No.5" by Enrique Granados (Spanish, 1867-1916) - David Owens-Lupu, piano