Worship for Kids: April 16, 2017

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Gospel: John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10. The text from John is really two Easter stories: (1) the visit of Peter and John to the empty tomb; and (2)… read more

Worship Connection: Holy Thursday 2017

By Nancy C. Townley
HOLY THURSDAY (Option 1) A DRAMATIC SERVICE OF HOLY COMMUNION For HOLY THURSDAY written by Rev. Nancy Townley [A table is set up in the front of the sanctuary, within full view… read more

Worship Elements: April 16, 2017

By Laura Jaquith Bartlett
Easter Sunday COLOR: WhiteSCRIPTURE READINGS: Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-18 (or Matthew 28:1-10) THEME IDEAS How often do we… read more

Good Friday

By Thomas Lane Butts
John 18:1–19:42 What a day! Who in the world gave it the name “Good Friday”? Reading even the most sketchy and benign accounts of that day is enough to make even … read more

Worship Elements: Holy Thursday 2017

By Bill Hoppe
Color: PurpleScripture Readings: Exodus 12:1-4 (5-10), 11-14; Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19;1 Corinthians 11:23-26; John 13:1-17, 31b-35 Theme Ideas It was by the blood of a sacrificial… read more

Worship Elements: Holy Thursday 2017 (Option 2)

By Hans Holznagel
Holy Thursday COLOR: PurpleSCRIPTURE READINGS: Exodus 12:1-4 (5-10), 11-14; Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; John 13:1-17, 31b-35 THEME IDEAS These… read more

Worship Connection: April 16, 2017

By Nancy C. Townley
Easter Sunday Lections: Acts 10:34-43 or Jeremiah 31:1-6; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4 or Acts 10:34-43; John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10 CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship … read more

Fasting from feasting on stuff

By Mike Slaughter
Each year before Lent begins, I spend time wrestling with God as to how I am being called to feast or fast. As I noted in my book and study Renegade Gospel: The Rebel Jesus, most… read more

Worship for Kids: April 9, 2017

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Consider the children when deciding whether to celebrate Palm or Passion Sunday. If they will not worship with or around the Passion stories on Holy… read more

Worship Connection: April 9, 2017 (Option 1)

By Nancy C. Townley
Palm/Passion Sunday COLOR: PurplePALM SUNDAY READINGS: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11PASSION SUNDAY READINGS: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians… read more

Worship Elements: April 9, 2017

By Marcia McFee
Palm/Passion Sunday COLOR: PurplePALM SUNDAY READINGS: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11PASSION SUNDAY READINGS: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians… read more

Worship Connection: April 9, 2017 (Option 2)

By Nancy C. Townley
Palm/Passion Sunday COLOR: PurplePALM SUNDAY READINGS: Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11PASSION SUNDAY READINGS: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians… read more
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