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Sunday Worship 7/14/24

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraLighting of the Peace CandleScripture – Esther 1:1-12; Mark 10:17-27Call to Action and ContemplationMelanie: God, come to us today and heal our wounds.Micheal/All: Be in our hearts and our spirits.Melanie: Give us courage to put aside the greed and selfishness in our hearts.Micheal/All: Heal our spirits and help us to follow you. Amen.Passing of the PeaceSong: My…

The Bible’s Warning About Corrupt Politicians

Prelude – Jean HerreraPeace CandleAll: We pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our nations,And in our worlds.I Samuel 8:10-18; John 6:14-20One: When the wind is strong and the waves are high,remember the words of Jesus:All: Take heart, it is I. Do not be afraid.One: When our dreams come to nothing, and we wonder what lies ahead, remember the words of Jesus:All:…

Open and Affirming Part 2: God’s Original Design for Marriage

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraPeace CandleWe pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our nations,And in our worlds.Scripture: Genesis 2; Matthew 19Call to Action & ContemplationOne: We come from many different places to gather today.All: For wide is God’s welcome, and you are welcome here.One: If you are young, or old, or in the middle, you are welcome here.All: No matter…

Open and Affirming Series, Part 1 The Goodness of Creation

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraLighting of the Peace CandleScripture: Genesis 1:1-5; Mark 1:9-12Call to WorshipMicheal Garcia: In the beginning God created all things,Princess Lyle/All: and God saw that they were good.Micheal: At our beginning, God created usPrincess/All: unique and irreplaceable, loved and wanted by God,known and treasured by God.Micheal: In all our new beginnings, God creates something newPrincess/All: so we will…

Holy Glue

Prelude – Jean HerreraWelcomePeace Candle – Raleen Hungate and Micheal GarciaAll: We pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our communities,In our nations,And in our worlds.Acts 8:26-39 Call to Action and Contemplation One: We come from many different places to gather today.All: For wide is God’s welcome, and you are welcome here.One: If you are young, or old, or in the middle,…

The Open and Affirming Movement is 2,000 Years Old

Prelude – Jean HerreraWelcomePeace Candle – Micheal and MelanieAll: We pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our communities,In our nations,And in our worlds.Acts 8:26-39 Call to Action and Contemplation One: We come from many different places to gather today.All: For wide is God’s welcome, and you are welcome here.One: If you are young, or old, or in the middle, you are…

What Is the Bread of Life?

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraLighting of the Peace Candle – April and RaleenScripture – John 6:35-40Call to Action and ContemplationRaleen: To those who seek healing, Jesus says:April/All: Come and receive God’s healing balm of love.Raleen: To those who are hungry, he says:April/All: “Come and eat! There’s more than enough for all!”Raleen: To those who are thirsty, he says:April/All: “Come and drink!…

For the Healing of the Earth

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraLighting of the Peace Candle – Melanie and CliffAll: We pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our nations,And in our worlds.Scripture: Isaiah 52:7-10; John 4:24-29Isaiah 52:7-10Call to Action and ContemplationOne: Isaiah proclaimed the salvation of all the earthAll: Let us participate in that salvation.One: Let us care for the earth.All: Let us seek to change systems…

God is Woke: Prophetic Love and Prophetic Justice

Welcome and AnnouncementsPrelude – Jean HerreraLighting of the Peace Candle – April and MichealAll: We pray for peace,In our hearts,In our homes,In our nations,And in our worlds.Scripture: Jeremiah 7:1-7; John 14:18-22Micheal: We gather today to share God’s love for all people…April/All: Outsiders and insiders.Micheal: Old-timers and new-comers.April/All: The young, old, and in between.Micheal: Nonbinary, transgender, female, and male April/All: Black, brown, Indigenous,…