Worship in Place | Christmas 1 | December 27


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Order of Worship | Christmas 1

Prelude: There’s a baby on my plate | Tom Blosser, accordion & vocals; Galen Martin, guitar & vocals


Call to Worship

Peace Candle 

HWB 318 | Joy to the World | Galen, Debra, Sarah, & Elizabeth Martin, vocals

Children’s Time 

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

Special Music | We Three Kings | Stella Bixler, flute and Amy Bixler, piano

Scripture | Isaiah 61:10-62:3, Galatians 4:4-7

HYMN | Awake | Written and accompanied on flute by Phil Hart. Vocals by many voices.

Meditation| Austin McCabe Juhnke 

Silent Reflection

Meditation | Shirley Miller

Silent Reflection

HYMN | Wake up, it’s Christmas morning | Sung by Becca Lachman; Michael Lachman, piano

Sharing of Joys and Concerns

Pastoral Prayer 

Extinguishing the Peace Candle 




Thanks to everyone who helped lead today’s service

Meditations: Austin McCabe Juhnke, Shirley Miller

Worship Leader: Jen Cartmel

Music coordination: Phil Hart

Children’s Time: Jen Cartmel, Bill and Maya Plessinger

Peace Candle: Jen Cartmel 

Scripture Reading: Gretchen Geyer

Zoom Host: Elisa Leahy