Worship Bulletin – 1/3/21

Worship Bulletin – 1/3/21

McPherson First Church of the Brethren
We invite your active participation in the life of this congregation, as together we continue to grow in grace and seek justice for God’s creation.

Sunday, January 3, 2021
Season of . . . Hope  ♥  Peace  ♥  Joy  ♥  Love  ♥  Life  ♥  Living


Centering Music
“Angels We Have Heard on High”
Enzo Schoming & Lara Schoming, piano
“Carol of the Shepherds” | by William Gillock

Brielle Rothrock & Elliot Schoming, piano

Children’s Story | Barbara Wagoner

Invitation to Give
Offering Music | “Christmas Offering” | Paul Baloche
Carol Ward, vocal & piano
Give online or send a check made payable to “McPherson Church of the Brethren,” 200 N. Carrie, McPherson, KS 6746

Scripture | Jeremiah 31:7-14; John 1:1-18 | Jerry Bowen

Message | “It’s a New Beginning” | Jerry Bowen

Hymn | “The First Noel” | #229 W&R
Addie Johnson & Eric Johnson, vocals; Dorothy Janzen, piano

Anointing for the Journey | Kathryn Whitacre
Anointing Music | “Both Sides Now” | arr. Shawn Kirchner
Anointing Prayer

Hymn | “Be Thou My Vision” | #545 HWB
Carol Ward, vocals; Ellen Gilbert, piano

Sending Words | Jan L. Richardson (lightly adapted)

Sending Music | “Behold that Star” | arr. Mark Hayes
Ellen Gilbert, piano

Videography and Editing: Eric Goering
Music Coordinator/Accompanist/Organist/Pianist: Ellen Gilbert

Technical Crew: Eric Goering & Ryan Goering