Please note – The YouTube recording will be updated at approximately noon following the in-person service.
Welcome to our Sunday Morning Online Worship at the Congregational Church of Amherst, UCC!
No matter WHO you are, or WHERE you are on life’s journey, YOU are welcome here!
May 7, 2023 Fifth Sunday of Easter 10:00 a.m.
PARTICIPANTS IN THIS SERVICE:
Rev. Maureen R. Frescott, Senior Pastor
Rev. Katherine R. Kennedy, Associate Pastor
Sara Phelps, Director of Music
Michael Havay, Organist/Accompanist
Kathleen Bouchard, Deacon in Charge
Susan Holden, Liturgist
Tim Wiegand, Videographer
Prelude: He is Risen! He is Risen!, Joachim Neander/Edward Broughton, ©1995 Lorenz Publishing Co., from March 1995 issue of The Organ Portfolio
Communion: Jesus Paid It All, John T. Grape/James Pethel & Here, O My Lord, Edward Dearle/David Paxton, ©1995 Lorenz Publishing Co. from March 1995 issue of The Organ Portfolio
Anthem: Be Thou My Vision, John Rutter, Chancel Choir
Offertory: Siciliana on “The Call,” Ralph Vaughan Williams/Douglas E. Wagner, ©2018 Lorenz Publishing Co.
Postlude: To God Be the Glory, William H. Doane/Robert J. Powell, ©2013 Lorenz Publishing Co. from Jan/Feb 2013 issue of The Sacred Organ Journal
Gather Us In #284
O Jesus, I Have Promised #388
Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation #417
The first hymn is from Chalice Hymnal, ©1995 Chalice Press. Words and music by Marty Haugen, 1981, ©1982 GIA Publications, Inc.
The second and third hymns are from Hymns, Psalms, & Spiritual Songs, ©1990 Westminster/John Knox Press.
Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained from One License with license #A-731944.
Portions of the liturgy are adapted from the Rev. Stephen M. Fearing and the Rev. Teri Peterson, as posted on LiturgyLink.net.
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