Intern Minister Alice King explores this month’s transformational worship theme of Wholeness.
March 13 – 2016
“Ring the bells that still can ring. Forget your perfect offering. There is a crack in everything.
That’s how the light gets in.”
Welcome and Announcements Alice King, Intern Minister
*Introit: I Am in Need of Music MVUC Choir
Chalice Lighting/Opening Words: The Chalice Is a Symbol
Hymn No 360, Here We Have Gathered
Our Covenant (inside back flap of hymnal)
Time for All Ages Ann Richards?
Singing Our Children to Class
For you shall go out in joy / And come back in peace / Blessed be.
During our offering, we invite you to come forward in silence and light a candle to commemorate a joy or sorrow.
Music: In the Morning Light by Yanni Yee Von Ng
Sharing Our Gifts♡ MVUC’s Partner Church Program
Meditation, Prayer & Silence: Meditation on Broken Hearts by Thomas Rhodes
Musical Response: No 1011, Return Again
Reading: We Are Whole by Beth Lefever Jane Nelson
Anthem by Leonard Cohen Ron Brandt
Sermon: How the Light Gets in Alice King
# No 1059, May Your Life Be as a Song
* No 1030, Siyahamba
Extinguishing the Chalice (No 456)
We extinguish this flame but not the light of truth, the warmth of community, or the fire of commitment:
these we carry in our hearts until we are together again.