Sermons on John

Sermons on John

Get Out!— Before You Are Burned Out!

4th Sunday of Pentecost—Season of Holy Spirit Power June 26, 2022     11am PRELUDE: Voluntary for Flutes— John Stanley CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS     Leader:    From Moses to Jesus, those who spoke truth to power, People:    Those who refused to accept that injustice and inequality had to exist Leader:    And that there was no better way People:     Always found…

Are You Ready for a Resurrection

Easter Sunday! April 17, 2022, 11:00 am PRELUDE: The Strife Is O’er (VICTORY)— Arr. jason Krugu Resurrection Sunday Call to Return to Our Souls! Pastor:   Another Easter is here. Imagine – another Easter beginning now, within us! People:  I will let faith begin to live within me – and let my fears die! Pastor:   The Lord is risen. He is risen indeed! People:  I will let…

Christmas: The Sequel 

Westport Presbyterian Church Order of Worship Service, January 2, 2021   11:00 am    Days of Christmas Tide PRELUDE:  Go Tell a Wonderful Child – Bradley Sowash  (based on two African American spirituals) A CALL TO BE PRESENT AT THE MANGER (Pastor) Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, the flying cloud, the frosty light; (People) Ring, happy bells, across the snow:…

Come to a Thin Place!

9th Sunday of In Person Services August 1, 2021 PRELUDE:  1. Pass et Medio; 2. Allemande —from The Danserye, Tylman Susato, arr. David deSilva CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS HYMN: 65            Glory to God Hymnal           Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah UNISON CALL TO CONFESSION AND COMMITMENT SUNG RESPONSE: 656               Glory to God hymnal      We’ve Come This Far By…

Thinking Christians Seek I Thou Intimacy

8th Sunday of In Person Services July 25, 2021 PRELUDE: Standing on the Rock-Carter/Bradbury, arr. Patti Drennan CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS      Pastor:       The encounter with God does not come to us in order that we may henceforth attend to God People:      But in order that we may prove its meaning in action in the world. Pastor:       All revelation is a calling and…

When the Cause is Invisible

7th Sunday of In Person Services July 18 2021  PRELUDE: God of Grace and God of Glory (CWM RHONDDA) – setting, Jason Krug CALL TO RETURN TO OUR SOULS           Pastor:           That God Who dwells in your hand, People:          Knows this secret plan! Pastor:           Of the things God will do for the world, People:         Using our…

Is a Resurrection Be Happening Here?

Easter Sunday!      April 4, 2021, 11:00 am  (Printable PDF)  Video will be posted LIVE on the church’s FB page at 11am.  Livestream will be cross-posted here ASAP once the livestream starts.  Prepare some food and wine/grape juice for communion. PRELUDE: The Strife Is O’er (VICTORY, Palestrina)— Jason W. Krug Resurrection Sunday Call to Return to Our Soul! Pastor:     …