Resurrection Reality

By J. Michael Lowry
John 20:19-31 Do you remember how Walter Cronkite used to close his broadcast by saying, “And that’s the way it is”? Such is a world vision that reflects the… read more

Worship for Kids: April 3, 2016

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Gospel: John 20:19-31. This passage includes two related, yet separate Easter stories. John 20:19-23 describes Jesus' first postresurrection encounter … read more

Worship Connection: April 3, 2016

By Nancy C. Townley
Second Sunday of Easter COLOR: WhiteSCRIPTURE READINGS: Acts 5:27-32; Psalm 150; Revelation 1:4-8; John 20:19-31  CALLS TO WORSHIP Call to Worship #1 L: Happy… read more

Worship Elements: April 3, 2016

By Bill Hoppe
Second Sunday of Easter COLOR: WhiteSCRIPTURE READINGS: Acts 5:27-32; Psalm 150; Revelation 1:4-8; John 20:19-31  THEME IDEAS God has performed amazing works of… read more

Worship Elements: Good Friday 2016 (Option 1)

By Jamie D. Greening
COLOR: Black or None SCRIPTURE READINGS: Isaiah 52:13–53:12; Psalm 22; Hebrews 10:16-25 (16-23); John 18:1–19:42 THEME IDEAS Good Friday is the most somber day of the… read more

Worship Connection: Good Friday 2016

By Nancy C. Townley
Good Friday  [Note: Good Friday is the time of remembrance of Jesus' Crucifixion and Burial. The following service focuses on the "Approaching Darkness", before the dawn of… read more

Worship Elements: Good Friday 2016 (Option 2)

By John A. Brewer
Color: Black or NoneScripture Readings: Isaiah 52:13–53:12; Psalm 22; Hebrews 10:16-25; John 18:1–19:42 Theme Ideas “Undying love.” Today is the day when… read more

Worship Connection: Holy Thursday 2016

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

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 2016

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 2016 (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 for Kids: Easter Sunday 2016

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Gospel: John 20:1-18 or Luke 24:1-12. Both stories of the discovery of the empty tomb can be read to children with little explanation. The response of … read more
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