Opening Prayer Triune God, You created out of relationship and created us to be in relationship: with You, with others, and with all of creation. When we fail to care…
Acts Reading Acts 20:17-38 Common English Bible (CEB) From Miletus he sent a message to Ephesus calling for the church’s elders to meet him. When they arrived, he said to…
Gospel Reading Mark 6:30-44 (The Message) The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away to a deserted…
Call to Worship L: To all who are spiritually weary and seek rest, P: the Holy Spirit is given. L: To all who mourn and long for comfort, P: the…

Good Grapes. Wild Grapes

August 18, 2019
Opening Prayer God of the vineyard, plant your passion for justice and righteousness in the soil of our lives; prune our thirst for bloodshed and strife from the wild growth…
Call to Worship L: O give thanks to the Lord, for God is good. P: God’s love and warm embrace last forever. L: When we cry out in distress, the…

How to Pray

July 28, 2019
Call to Worship L: Come to worship the God of our salvation. P: God’s goodness has called us here. L: Seek, and you will find. P: With joy, we sing…

No Turning Back?

June 30, 2019
Opening Prayer Holy One, we come before you today: full of hope, full of desire, full of promise. Help us take up the mantle of faith you have laid before…

Going Out of Our Way

May 26, 2019
Call to Worship L: To those who eagerly came to worship God, P: you are welcome here. L: To those who grumbled about coming, P: you are welcome here. L:…