March 19th Sermon "$2.00 for America" Rev. Ian White Maher

16 March 2023


Please join us for our Sunday Service, March 19 at 9am and 11am
Rev. Ian White Maher
Sermon: "$2.00 for America"
Celebration Sunday
Intergenerational Service (no Religious Education classes today)
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. 
THANK YOU to all the participating musicians who are providing music at this morning’s Celebration Sunday! And a particular nod of appreciation goes to Holly Stuart, John Major, Michele Page and Sarah Stinson
  • Prelude: “Prelude” from the cello suite No.1 by J.S. Bach (German 1685-1750) - John Major, guitar
  • Welcome & Announcements: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Chalice Lighting: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Hymn: #361 "Enter, Rejoice, and Come In" by Louise Ruspini - Michele Page, piano
  • Lay Minister: Beck Miller
  • Interlude: "Calypso Alleluia" by Thomas Benjamin - Chancel Choir, Holly Stuart conducting
  • Meditation: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Meditation Response: "Listen" by Sherri Porterfield & Michael Ross - Chancel Choir, Holly Stuart, conducting & piano, Sarah Stinson, Kürzweil
  • Offertory: Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Doxology, Holly Stuart, piano
    • 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: "$2.00 for America" - Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Ritual: Butterfly grow notes; Ian/Congregation - Sarah Stinson, piano
  • Hymn: #1010 "We Give Thanks" (3x) by Wendy Luella Perkins (b.1966) - Sarah Stinson, piano
  • Benediction: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Choral Postlude: "Ev'ry Time I feel the Spirit" trad. spiritual arr. by William L. Dawson - Chancel Choir, Holly Stuart conducting