Sunday Order of Service
Sing #1015 “I Know I Can” Hamilton/Gagne/Freundt
Covenant Love is the spirit of this church,
and reason is its guide.
To dwell together in peace,
to seek truth in freedom,
and to serve human need:
this is our covenant.
Sung Response May love shine forth through us today
May light of reason guide our way
May beauty, truth, and joy become
A flame that burns in everyone.
Musical Response “Darest thou now, O soul”
Story for All Ages “Stuff” by Margie Palatini Lindsay
Family Recessional “This Little Light of Mine” (#118)
African American spiritual
We will exit through the back doors of the sanctuary to go downstairs. Parents are welcome to escort their children downstairs and attend Religious Education with them, as they wish.
Parents, please note that Religious Education will be outside for the summer weather permitting. Parents can pick up their kids at the Woodsong playground.
Testimony Gloria Perez
Singing #16 “’Tis a Gift to Be Simple”
Bracket/American Shaker tune
Reading “In the Blackwater Woods” by Mary Oliver Rev. Monica
Anthem “Let the Life I’ve Lived Speak for Me” Trad./Walker
Sermon The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning
Singing #128 “For All That Is Our Life” Findlow/Rickey
*Benediction and Closing Blessing Scott
“Go your way in peace,
Wander as you may;
Blessed is the path you take;
May love guide you on your way.”