Worship in Place | Awake in the Dark | Advent 3 | Music Sunday | December 13



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Order of Worship | Awake in the Dark | Advent 3 | Music Sunday



STS 15 | Hope is a candle | Tom Blosser vocal and piano, Quinn Blosser violin

Call to Worship 

Peace Candle 

Hymn | Awake | written by Phil Hart, sung by many voices

Advent Candle lighting | The Coble family

Offering/Dedication Prayer https://www.columbusmennonite.org/donateget-involved/donate

Pastoral Prayer

STS 26 | Helpless and Hungry / HWB 215 What Child is this | CMC choir and congregation (2019)

Scripture | Isaiah 64:1-4,8-11, 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24


CMC Choir | recordings from past years 

In Dulci Jubilo | German carol 15th century | CMC choir (2016)

Lovey Child, Holy Child | Text and arr. David Johnson/Trad folk melody | CMC choir (2019)

Riu, Riu, Chiu | 16th century Spanish villancico | CMC choir (2016)

STS 28 | Holy Child within a manger | Text and Music: Marty Haugen | CMC choir (2019)



HWB 211 | Lo, how a Rose e’er blooming | CMC choir and congregation (2017)


CMC Choir | recordings from past years

HWB 203 | Break forth, O beauteous heav’nly light | Text: Johann Rist/Harmonized by J.S. Bach | CMC choir (2018)

While by my sheep | English text: Theodore Baker/arr. by Hugo Richard Jungst | CMC choir (2018)

Wexford Carol | Traditional Irish, 12th Century, arr. by Elaine Hagenberg | CMC choir (2019)

And the Glory of the Lord | From Messiah by G. F. Handel | CMC choir (2019)

Extinguishing the Peace Candle 



Christian Education | 11:00 am


Thanks to everyone who helped lead today’s service

Worship Leader and Peace Candle: Jennifer Cartmel

Music coordination: Tom Blosser, Phil Hart

Advent Candle: The Coble Family

Scripture Reading: Maya Plessinger, Nancy Franke

Advent Artwork: Elisa Leahy

Zoom Host: Brent Miller