Rev. Barnaby offered the Inaugural Address he wished President Biden would give. Service was followed by a Congregational Conversation on Adult Religious Exploration (RE) during zoom coffee hour.
Stream the service from YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rwd7aa1Lvyo OR attend via Zoom at https://zoom.us/my/cvuusservice.
Order of Service
Preservice Slideshow: Chuck Miller with inauguration images
Bell: Recognition of Abenaki Land Julia Chant
Prelude: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free Dr. Francois S. Clemmons
Welcome & Pathways to Connection: Esther Thomas, Worship Associate
Call to Worship & Chalice Lighting: Esther Thomas & Rev. Barnaby
Honoring the Children in Song: Let Us Open Our Eyes Poppy Rees
Time for All Ages: Poppy Rees
Milestones & Passages: Rev. Barnaby. Future ones can be shared at https://cvuus.breezechms.com/form/YellowCard
Music: Freedom and Justice by Elizabeth Alexander, performed by Gary Rue
Reading: Junauda Petrus Facebook Post Esther Thomas
Sermon: Inaugural Address of What Rev. Barnaby Would Like to Hear
Open Mic: Reactions to Sermon Jordan Young
Benediction: Rev. Barnaby
Postlude Keep on Moving Forward — Emma’s Revolution
Thanks to our “Stream Team” Margy Young and Richard Hopkins, Francois Scarborough Clemmons for singing, Jordan Young for leading our open mic sermon response and Doug Richards for leading our congregational conversation on Adult RE during zoom coffee hour.