The Sixth Sunday of Easter May 22, 2022

May 19, 2022 in Worship

Paul shares the Good News of Jesus with Lydia, and the Lord opens her heart. May our hearts be open to the work of the Spirit as we worship together. Jaime Taylor sings “How Deep the Silence of the Soul.” The hymns are ELW 625, ELW381 and ELW 785. The bulletin can be found here. […]

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The Fifth Sunday of Easter May 15, 2022

May 12, 2022 in Worship

In the Risen Christ, it is a new day that comes with a new commandment. Jesus says, “Love one another as I have loved you.” Isabelle Dara sings “Love One Another.” The hymns are ELW 367, “A New Commandment” (not found in ELW) and ELW 631 (to the tune Beecher). The bulletin can be found […]

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The Installation of Pastor Jennifer Hall May 7, 2022

May 5, 2022 in Worship

We covenant with one another to minister together as we ask God’s blessings on our Pastor of Discipleship, Jennifer Hall. This is a service of beautiful artwork, music, and reflection all within the framework of Holden Evening Prayer. Combined children’s, youth and adult choirs sing “We Are Called.” The hymns are ELW 322 and ELW […]

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Third Sunday of Easter May 1, 2022

April 27, 2022 in Worship

Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! The resurrected Christ shares breakfast on the beach with his disciples and calls them (and us) into new life. A women’s ensemble sings “Who Will Keep God’s Lambs?” The hymns are ELW 385, ELW 495, and ELW 364. The bulletin can be found here. The announcements can be […]

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Second Sunday of Easter April 24, 2022

April 22, 2022 in Worship

Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! The resurrected Christ shows his wounds transforming the shame of the cross into love. The Handbell Choir offers “I Know that the Lord’s Laid His Hand on Me” and “Ring Dance.” The hymns are ELW 376, ELW 386 (vv. 1, 5-8), and ELW 389. The bulletin can be […]

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The Resurrection of Our Lord April 17, 2022

April 15, 2022 in Worship

Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! This is the day that the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it. The Celebration (children) and Chalice (youth) Choirs sing “Share the Easter Joy.” The Chancel Choir sings the “Hallelujah Chorus” and “Risen Alleluia!” The hymns are ELW 365, ELW 373, ELW 382. […]

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Easter Vigil April 16, 2022

April 15, 2022 in Worship

We hear the stories of God’s great saving acts and affirm our trust in God’s promises through baptism and holy communion. Sarah Fox and Jaime Taylor sing “In Christ Alone” and “Come Be Baptized.” The hymns are ELW 561, ELW 837, “O Mary Don’t You Weep” (not in our hymnal) and “Praise Our God With […]

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Good Friday Tenebrae Service April 15, 2022

April 14, 2022 in Worship

Through hearing of the story of Christ’s crucifixion and death interspersed with musical offerings, we reflect on the deep love of God who stays with us. The service includes various choral, instrumental, soloist and dance offerings. The hymns are ELW 347 and ELW 353. The bulletin can be found here. The occasional organ music before […]

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Maundy Thursday April 14, 2022

April 12, 2022 in Worship

Jesus gives a new commandment (mandate or maundy) that we love one another as he has loved us. The Philethia Choir sings “The Whisper” for the musical offering. The hymn is ELW 335. The bulletin can be found here. The occasional organ music before the worship begins is from Emerson Harding’s 55th Anniversary CD. Join […]

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Palm Sunday April 10, 2022

April 7, 2022 in Worship

Jesus faces shouts of praise from a crowd that will soon turn on him. Yet he still walks in the way of love turned outward. Karin McMillen sings “The Palms” for the prelude and “Ride On, King Jesus” for the musical offering. The hymns are “Hosanna, Loud Hosanna” (not from our hymnal) to begin and […]

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