February 26th Sermon "Love at the Center" Rev. Monica Dobbins

23 February 2023


Please join us for our Sunday Service, February 26th at 9am and 11am
Rev. Monica Dobbins
Sermon: "Love at the Center"
Services will be live-streamed on zoom (zoom link is on the front page of the website). 
Mask optional, but strongly recommended
Coffee Hour: In person in Eliot Hall following each service and virtual following the 11am service. 
  • Prelude: "Nocturne No. 7" (excerpt) by Michael Valenti (American b.1942) - David Owens, piano
  • Welcome & Announcements: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Chalice Lighting: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Hymn: #34 "Though I May Speak with Bravest Fire" Trad. English melody, words by Hal Hopson (b.1933) - David Owens, piano
  • Lay Minister: Ruen-Chuan Ma
  • Interlude: "Larghetto" from The Magnolia Suite by Nathaniel Dett (Canadian/African American 1882-1943) - David Owens, piano
  • Meditation: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Meditation Response: "Arioso" by Georg Philipp Telemann (German 1681-1776) - David Owens  piano
  • Offertory: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Doxology
    • 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: "Love at the Center" - Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Hymn: #1020 "Woyaya" Words and music by Sol Amarfio (Ghanaian, 1938-2022) and Osibisa, Transcribed by Ysaye M. Barnwell (American, b. 1946) - David Owens, piano
  • Benediction: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Postlude: "Silhouetten No. 2" by Antonin Dvorak (Bohemian/Czech 1841-1904) - David Owens, piano