We blessed our animal companion(s) and remembered those we lost in a Milestones and Passages.
Order of Service
Preservice: Chuck Miller accompanied by animal images
Bell: Recognition of Abenaki Land Julia Chant
Prelude: Talk with the Animals Kate Gridley
Call to Worship/ Pathways to Connection: Esther Thomas, Worship Associate
Chalice Lighting: Ollie Cultrara
Honoring Children in Song: Let Us Open Our Eyes
Time for All Ages: Poppy Rees
Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby Feder with Esther Thomas on pet memorials. Future ones can be shared at https://cvuus.breezechms.com/form/YellowCard
Prayer & Meditation
Reading: Esther Thomas
Homily: Rev. Barnaby, with slideshow of animals
Blessing: Rev. Barnaby and Kate Gridley
Postlude: Kate Gridley, with Poppy Rees singing All God’s Critters Got a Place in the Choir
Thanks to our “Stream Team” Margy Young and Rich Wolfson and Jordan Young for leading zoom coffee hour.