Worship Bulletin – 1/17/21

Worship Bulletin – 1/17/21

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 17, 2021


Centering Music | “Allegro” from the Fourth Cello Sonata | Antonio Vivaldi
Ellen Gilbert, organ

Scripture | Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18 | For the director of music. Of David. A Psalm | NIV

Community Prayer
written by Rev. Richard J. Fairchild, and posted on Kir-shalom (adapted)

Hymn | “There is a Place of Quiet Rest” | #5 HWB
Deb & Allan van Asselt, vocalists; Ellen Gilbert, piano

Children’s Story

Invitation to Give
Offering Music | “Deux Arabesques” | Claude Debussy
Jean Hendricks,, piano
Give online or send a check made payable to “McPherson Church of the Brethren,” 200 N. Carrie, McPherson, KS 6746

Scripture | John 1:43-51 | NIV
Jesus Calls Philip and Nathanael

Message | “you are Intelligent” | Kathryn Whitacre

Hymn | “Gracious Spirit Dwell with Me” | #507 HWB
Deb & Allan van Asselt, vocalists; Ellen Gilbert, piano

Sending Words

Sending Music | “Light of the Living God” | David Paxton
Ellen Gilbert, organ

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

Technical Crew: Eric Goering, Ryan Goering & Shane Kirchner