OOS 12-12-21

OOS 12-12-21
Sharing the Light
Led by Rev. Ellen Quaadgras

Thank you to our Worship Partner Stephen Conlon, our Usher Paula Greenwood, and our Lay Pastoral Care Associate Sue Bollens

Welcome and Announcements

Chalice Lighting by Gordon B McKeeman

Prelude: Pavane by W. Bird

Opening Words by Rev. Gretchen Haley

Opening Hymn: #188 Come Come Whoever You Are

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: Hope by N. Bogosh

Meditation by Jack Kornfield (adapted)

Meditative Music/Song in Response: #1031 May I Be Filled With Loving Kindness

Offering: Our December Share the Plate Recipient Is McAuley House in Providence, the meal site and house of hospitality of McAuley Ministries. They open their doors at 8am Monday through Friday and welcome guests to join them for a day of food, fellowship, program activities, and much-needed social services in a safe and comforting atmosphere. The goal is to better the lives of the poor and hungry. To donate

Offertory: Prelude in A by B. S. Gray



Closing Hymn: #368 Now Let Us Sing

Closing Words

Carry the Flame