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: https://youtu.be/D3DlMoAnwk0
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
Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby. Those on zoom may enter theirs in chat. Future ones can be shared at https://cvuus.breezechms.com/form/YellowCard
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!
Topics: Nurturing Community