A Good Goodbye: Gratitude, Sadness, and Celebration
Led by Rev. Ellen Quaadgras

Thank you to our worship volunteers. Worship Partners: Amy Abel, George Johnson, and Tracey Wysor; Our Lay Pastoral Care Associate: Sue Bollens; Our Ushers:  Deb Weaver and Renee Bucklin.

Welcome and Announcements 

Chalice Lighting  by Vance Bass

Prelude: Berceuse by M.A. Labolida

Opening Words  

Opening Hymn: #389 Gathered Here 

Unison Affirmation
Love is the spirit of this church,
and service our mission.
This is our great covenant:
To dwell together in peace,
To seek the truth in love,
And to help one another.

Joys and Sorrows: Remembrance by M. A. Labolida

Prayer by Carol Allman-Morton

Song in Response: #123 Spirit of Life

Offering: Our June Recipient of Share the Plate Is Yemen Aid. The Yemeni civil war has led to the largest humanitarian crisis on
earth. Yemen Aide provides urgent aid and long-term sustainable projects by varying aid from district to district and province to province within the Republic of Yemen. To donate 

Offertory: Small Blues by M. A. Labolida

Tying and Connections 

Sermon Part 1: George Johnson

Sermon Part 2: Amy Abel 

Sermon Part 3: Tracey Wysor

Musical Interlude: “For Good” by Stephen Schwartz, Soloist, Debra Morrison; Alan Dyer, piano

Uninstallation: Adapted from Rev. Cindy Landrum. With Doug Alexander and Kamila Barzikowski

Closing Video: Seasons of Love by Jonathan Larson Vocalists, Chris Williamson, and Debra Morrison; Alan Dyer, piano

Closing Words

Carry the Flame