Monthly Archives: March 2020

Sermon: “Rushing Resurrection” (John 11:1-45) [3/29/2020]

March 17th, I got a text from Dennis, our flower guru, asking if we should cancel our order for Easter lilies.  Together, we decided that, yes, we probably needed to cancel the order.  The next morning, this poem emerged. Today, … Continue reading

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Bulletin: FCUCC Worship (3/29/2020)

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Reflection: Wednesday prayer (3/25/2020)

Gospel Lesson   MATTHEW 6:25-34 ‘Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the … Continue reading

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Bulletin: Wednesday Worship (3/25/2020)

Wednesday Prayer (3/25/2020) Welcome Silence Poem:  “The Peace of Wild Things,” by Wendell Berry Song                   Give Peace                Taize Give peace to every heart.  Give … Continue reading

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Sermon: “Believing Is Seeing” (John 9:1-41) [3/22/2020]

So, here’s how the story could have gone. As Jesus walked along, he saw someone who had been blind from birth.  The disciples asked Jesus, “Rabbi, was it this individual’s sin that caused the blindness, or that of the parents?”  “Neither,” … Continue reading

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Sermon: “Good News amid the Shipwreck” (Acts 27:1 – 28:10) [3/15/2020]

I woke up yesterday morning thinking about Paul’s shipwreck at the end of the book of Acts.  I’m not sure why.  Maybe because, like Paul and his companions on the ship in the Mediterranean, everything was going along fine…until it … Continue reading

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FCUCC Worship: Bulletin for 3/22/2020

Third Sunday in Lent March 22, 2020, 10:30 am   Prelude                                                            Prelude                         by Reinhold Glière Welcome Prepare . . . Silence Trinity Chime Call to Worship We gather … Continue reading

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Bulletin: Taize (3/15/2020)

Welcome Songs for Gathering          Come and Fill Our Hearts            Come and fill our hearts with your peace, you alone, O God, are holy.           Come and fill our hearts with your peace, Alleluia!     … Continue reading

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FCUCC Home Worship (3/15/2020) “Good News amid the Shipwreck”

Prepare…   Settle into your seat, feet planted on the floor, spine stretched.  Concentrate on your breath. Breathe in God’s love… Breathe out God’s love…  Breathe in God’s love… Breathe out God’s love. Hold Silence Hymn of Praise Joyful, Joyful, … Continue reading

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Bulletin: FCUCC Worship, 3/15/2020

THIRD SUNDAY IN LENT   (March 15, 2020, 10:30 am)  Prelude Welcome However you’ve come to this worship service, know this–you are loved by God.  And no amount of “social distancing” can ever keep God away from you. From us.  Ever. … Continue reading

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