5-5-2024 Order of Service

Becoming a Sanctuary for Each Other

Sunday, May 5, 2024, 10:25 am

Online on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/738363620
Passcode: BUF

Zoom by phone, for audio only: (346) 248-7799
Meeting ID: 738 363 620
Passcode: 306220

Gathering Music                          Croppy Boy, Galway Piper, Garry Owen

Melanie Rieck

Singing Together                          #361, Enter, Rejoice, and Come In

Welcome                                       Steffany Raynes

Auction Update                            Barbara ten Hove



Land Acknowledgment

Chalice Lighting                            

Children’s Focus                           We are All the Waves of One Sea, Anna Matheson

Children’s Blessing                       We are All the Waves of One Sea (reprise)

Kelp Meditation                             Rachael Weasley

Special Music                                “Here You Are,” Rachael Weasley

Message                                        Rachael Weasley

Chalice Choir                                 “All Too Soon,” arranged by Stephen Hatfield

Social Justice Collection              Marjorie George, DVSAS

Offertory                                        “Be Thou My Vision” arr. by Phillip Keveren

Melanie Rieck

Announcements                            Steffany Raynes

Singing Together                           #163, For the Earth Forever Turning

Closing Words            

Singing Together                           #155, Circle Round


If you’re with us on Zoom today, please stay after the service for our online coffee hour. If you’re here in person, please join us downstairs for coffee and conversation. Visitors: you may wish to use a red cup — then we’ll know you’re open to a bit of orientation.

If you’re new, we’d be grateful to have you provide us with contact information so we can let you know what’s happening here. There are buff-colored visitor contact cards in the pew racks, and in the entryway, that you can drop in the collection basket. Or provide your contact information HERE. 

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