Worship Bulletin – 4/25/21

Worship Bulletin – 4/25/21

McPherson First Church of the Brethren
Welcome to Worship at the McPherson 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, April 25, 2021
Earth Day was Thursday, April 22, 2021


Centering Music
Jeremy Hanna, guitar

Sharing Time – Joys & Concerns | Dan Lichty
Moment in Mission | Meklit Tilahun

Hymn | “When We Say We Are Christians”
Francis Hendricks, vocal; Jean Hendricks, piano

Children’s Story | Barbara Wagoner

Invitation to Give
Offering Music
Jeremy Hanna, guitar
Give online or send a check made payable to “McPherson Church of the Brethren,” 200 N. Carrie, McPherson, KS 6746

Scripture Focus | 1 John 3:16-18
3:16 We know love by this – that Jesus laid down his life for us–and we ought to lay down our lives for one
another. 3:17 How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister in
need and yet refuses help? 3:18 Little children, let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action.

Message | “A New Heaven and a New Earth” | Kathryn Whitacre
Health, Ecological Justice, Environmental Racism


Hymn | “My Soul Cries Out”
Francis Hendricks, vocal; Jean Hendricks, piano

Sending Words

Sending Music | “Triumphal March” | G.F. Handel
Ellen Gilbert, organ

Videography and Editing: Eric Goering
Music Coordinator: Ellen Gilbert

Technical Crew: Eric Goering, Ryan Goering, Shane Kirchner, Steve Lolling & Chris Whitacre