Celebrating Holy Communion

by Barbara Thorington Green
If the focus of Communion is on our sin and Jesus' death, do we miss the goodness of food and life? My daughters had tea parties while practicing for womanhood. We have Holy… read more

Funeral Prayers for Special Circumstances

by Paul Sheppy
The Death Of A Child We had so many hopes, so many fears, there has been so much joy, so much sorrow, and now all our words seem empty. What we want we cannot have; and… read more

Prayer That Makes a Difference

by James A. Harnish
Just about every church I know talks about prayer. But if your experience is like mine, you've attended more than your share of church meetings that “opened” with a… read more

Officiating at a Funeral: An Intimate and Awesome Task

by Kip R. Gilts
"Chaplain, I'd like for you to do my mother's funeral." Chaplain? Who was she talking to? I was fresh out of seminary, insecure, and had not even attended many funerals! Thus… read more

Stones of Remembrance: Beyond the Funeral

by Blair Gilmer Meeks
The following ritual is an example of a service that can be held at a gathering the night before the funeral or at a meal served in the church dining room or family home following … read more

God's People at Prayer - eBook

by John R. Killinger
Spiritually rich, easy to use prayers and responses for the community at worshipResponsive Prayer for EpiphanyLeader: Today, O God, we remember the wise men who came to see the… read more
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