Close Calls and Building Trust

We shared stories about how amazing it is that we are here so we can reflect more clearly on an essential building block for community: trust. Led by Rev. Barnaby. Our choir sang Lean on Me as our closing song. Watch a recording of it on You Tube:

Order of Service

Entire service indoors (please mask OR distance).

Bell: Land Acknowledgement

Music: Ronnie Romano, Music Dir.

Welcome & Pathways to Connection: Esther Thomas, Worship Associate

Call to Worship/Chalice Lighting: Esther Thomas

Wherever you are coming from this morning

Wherever you are going

Look to this flame

And know we lit it for you.

Now we are one.

Ritual for All Ages: Rev. Barnaby

Offering:  Ian Ross will introduce our donee which is Habitat for Humanity of Addison County. Contributions can be made as

Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby. Those on zoom may enter theirs in chat. Future ones can be shared at

Prayer/Meditation: Rev. Barnaby

Music:  You’ve Got a Friend  Ronnie Romano

Readings: Esther Thomas

Ancient: Genesis Ch 8 & 9 (excerpts)

Modern: Trust (poems) by Thomas Smith

Sermon: Close Calls and Building Trust

Music: When I Am Frightened  Ronnie Romano

Benediction: Rev. Barnaby

Postlude: Lean on Me   CVUUS Choir

Credits:  Thanks to our worship associate Esther Thomas; our choir; Ian Ross; Rich Wolfson, Richard Hopkins, Alan Moore and Abi Sessions for technical support; Dinah Smith for flowers; Mike Greenwood and all who helped set up, usher, and greet.

Thank you for joining us for worship!