June 12th Sermon "The Gift" Rev. Ian White Maher, Rev. Monica Dobbins

09 June 2022


Please join us for our Sunday Service, June 12th at 10am (this will be our last regular Sunday Service until fall..but be sure to check out our Summer Forum of guest speakers starting June 19th)
Rev. Ian White Maher, Rev. Monica Dobbins
Sermon: The Gift

We will have Flower Communion and our Bridging Ceremony

Mask optional, but strongly recommended

The worship service will be live-streamed over zoom. Coffee Hour (In person in Eliot Hall and virtual on zoom) will follow the service.

The zoom link is on the front page of the website.



  • Prelude: A riff on "Jazz Waltz" by Catherine Rollins - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Announcements and Welcome - Rev. Ian White Maher 
  • Hymn #78: "Color and Fragrance" by Norbert Capek (Czech 1870-1942) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Bridging Ceremony
  • Hymn #8: "Mother Spirit, Father Spirit" by Norbert Capek (Czech 1870-1942) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Lay Minister: Carole Straughn
  • Offertory
  • Doxology:
    • From all that dwell below the skies
    • Let hymns of faith and hope arise
    • May peace, good will on earth be sung
    • Through every land by every tongue
    • Amen
  • Meditation - Rev. Ian White Maher
  • Meditation Response: "A Million Miles Away" by Dennis Alexander (American b.1947) - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Meditation - Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Flower Communion
  • Hymn #28: "View the Starry Realm" words by Norbet Capek, music by Bodhana Haspel - David Owens-Lupu, piano
  • Benediction - Rev. Monica Dobbins
  • Postlude: "Odeon" by Ernest Nazareth (Brazilian 1863-1934) and Hubaldo Mauricio - David Owens-Lupu, piano