5 Smooth Stones: “Hope”


Five Smooth Stones Series: “Hope”

Sunday Worship: Feb 11, 2024, 10:30am


Worship Lead: Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe & Rev. Samantha Wilson

Worship Associate: with WA) Watercolor Golightly

Worship Leaders: Pastor Jamili Omar, Brian Moon, and Danielle Mepham

Chalice Lighter: Diana Barber



If you have a joy, sorrow, etc. — that you would like to share this morning…


Order of Service

  • Welcome
    • Tom Gregg
  • Prelude
    • Danielle Mepham
  • Call to Worship
    • Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe
  • Chalice Lighting
    • Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe
  • Hymn #368
    • Brian Moon
  • Joys and Sorrows
    • Tom Gregg
  • Prayer
    • Tom Gregg
  • Hymn #1006
    • Brian Moon
  • Reading
    • Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe
  • Sermon
    • Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe
  • Offering
    • Tom Gregg
  • Offertory
    • Danielle Mepham
  • Gratitude Song
    • Brian Moon
  • Story
    • Jamili Omar
  • Hymn “Courage”
    • Brian Moon
  • Closing Words
    • Tom Gregg
  • Postlude
    • Danielle Mepham

 

Attributions

  • Prelude
  • Call to Worship
    • by Rev. Sharon Wylie
  • Chalice Lighting
    • “Renewal in a Weary World” by Rev. Shari Woodbury
  • Hymn #368
    • “Now Let Us Sing”
  • Prayer “A Letter in Return”
    • by Rev. Dr. Lynn Ungar
  • Hymn #1006 “In My Quiet Sorrow”
    • by Jeannie Gagne #1006 in Singing the Journey
  • Offertory
  • Reading “The Gates of Hope”
    • by Rev. Victoria Safford
  • Sermon Sketches
    • “After the Good News” by Rev. Nancy McDonald Ladd;
    • “eschatology” by Eve L. Ewing
  • Story
  • Hymn “Courage”
    • by Eric Bogle,
      • inspired by anti-apartheid activists in 1990s South Africa
  • Closing Words by Emily Richards