Worship Services Archive (Page 2)

Worship Services Archive (Page 2)

The Serenity Prayer

IN PERSON AND LIVESTREAM WORSHIP SERVICE – A Service to Souls! Westport Presbyterian Church—“The Phoenix Is Rising!” September 18, 2022   11:00 am PRELUDE: Voluntary for Organ—Charles Zeuner (1795-1857) CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS: Pastor: Glory be to God for dappled things – People: For skies of couple-colour as a brindled cow; Pastor: For rose-moles all in stipple…

A Faith Driven Response to Extremism

IN PERSON AND LIVESTREAM WORSHIP SERVICE – A Service to Souls! Westport Presbyterian Church—“The Phoenix Is Rising!” September 11, 2022   11:00 am “Anniversary of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks” (9:46 am, Sept. 11, 2001) PRELUDE: Kelvingrove—Charles Callahan RESPONSIVE CALL TO RENEW OUR SOULS-Bishop Desmond Tutu and teh Dali Llama Pastor: It is through weakness…

What Cannot Be Seen

CELEBRATION OF HOLY COMMUNION (and holy community) Westport Presbyterian Church—“The Phoenix Is Rising!” September 4, 2022 11:00 am PRELUDE: Sonata in G Major, K. 283: Allegro—Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart RESPONSIVE CALL TO RENEW OUR SOULS Leader: You are Creative Mystery! People: You are the Unnamed Stupendous! Leader: You are Earth Maker! People: Divine Light! Leader: Higher…

The Binocular Vision of Matthew 25

Westport Presbyterian Church—”The Phoenix is Rising!” In-Person and Livestream Worship Service (a service to souls) August 28, 2022  11 am (Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am and then crossposted here.  If the video doesn’t load properly here, you should be able to click on the Watch on Facebook link and watch as a guest) PRELUDE: Voluntary in…

A Theatre & Spirituality Worship Service

WESTPORT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH—The Phoenix is Rising! Spiritual Drama—A Theatre & Spirituality Worship Service (Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am and then crossposted here) August 21 2022 During this service, spirituality and theatre merge to create a holy message. Two scenes from a play reflect the Christian mysticism of Dr. Howard Thurman—the…

Illuminated Beatitudes

Illuminated Beatitudes—Arts & Spirituality Worship Service August 14, 2022 During this service, Jesus’ Beatitudes are read, along with brief interpretations of each Beatitude, and hymns are sung—while ART from all over Planet Earth, from ancient times to this very day—is displayed on the big screens. The purpose is to engage us at another level in Jesus’ core teaching…

DIALOGUE ON POLICE REFORM

CELEBRATION OF HOLY COMMUNION (and Holy Community) Westport Presbyterian Church August 7, 2022 11:00 am PRELUDE: Andante— César Franck RESPONSIVE CALL TO RENEW OUR SOULS Leader: Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable. People: Every step toward the Kingdom of God goal of liberty and justice for all Leader: Requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; People:…

Free Enough to Want a New Life

Westport Presbyterian In Person & Livestream Service July 31, 2021, 11:00 am (Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am and then crossposted here) PRELUDE: Rejoice, the Lord Is King! (DARWALL’S 148th) — setting by Dan Forrest CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS Leader: God is over all things, People: Under all things, Leader: Outside all things, People:…

Let’s Look Through the God Window!

In Person and Livestream Worship Services, July 24, 2022 (Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am and then crossposted here) PRELUDE: Toccata on “Hyfrydol”—Joel Raney RESPONSIVE CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS Leader:       In the stillness of the quiet, if we listen, we can hear the whisper of the heart giving strength to weakness, People:      Courage to…

A Turn in Another Direction!

In Person and Livestream Worship Services, July 17, 2022 (Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am and then crossposted here)   PRELUDE: Spirit—Manly RESPONSIVE CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS  Leader;       We all live in the same house, People:      We all must be part of the effort to hold down our little house. Leader:       When you see something that is…