May 14th Sermon "Let's Take a Breath" - Rev. Ian White Maher

11 May 2023


Please join us for our Sunday Service, May 14th at 9am and 11am
Rev. Ian White Maher
Sermon: "Let's Take a Breath"
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.

THANKS! to Liam LaMalfa for joining David in bringing some fine piano duet playing to this morning’s service. It is always a delight to have Liam play for us. He is a Junior at the Salt Lake Center for Science Education and has been studying the piano for about 4 years.

  • Prelude: “Barcarolle” from ‘The Tales of Hoffman’ by Jacques Offenbach (German/French, 1819-1880) - Liam LaMalfa and David Owens, piano
  • Welcome & Announcements: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Chalice Lighting: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Hymn: #1007 “There’s a River Flowin’ in My Soul” by Rose Sanders (American, 1945- )
  • Meditation: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Meditation Response: “The Water Is Wide” - trad. folk tune, arr. by David A. Zabriskie - Liam LaMalfa and David Owens, piano
  • Lay Minister: Ruen-chuan Ma
  • Interlude: Excerpt from “Une caresse à ma femme” from ‘Sins of Old Age’ by Gioacchino Rossini (Italian, 1792-1868) - David Owens, piano
  • Offertory: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • 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: "Let's Take a Breath" - Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Hymn: #1009 “Meditation on Breathing” by Sarah Dan Jones (American, 1962- )
  • Benediction: Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Postlude: “En Traîneau” from ‘Souvenir de St. Petersbourg’ by Richard Eilenberg (German, 1848-1927) - Liam LaMalfa and David Owens, piano