Sermons

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Order of Worship | Epiphany Sunday

Prelude

Welcome 

Call to Worship

Peace Candle 

STS 30 | Arise, your light is come! | Paul Knapke

Children’s Time 

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

Special Music | Mozart Piano Sonata 11 (excerpt) | Alexander Martin 

Scripture | Luke 2:21-40

Sermon | Life blessing life    (Manuscript below)

Silent Reflection

HWB 366 | God of Grace and God of glory | Fred and Marlene Suter, Julie and Phil Hart

Sharing of Joys and Concerns

Pastoral Prayer

Extinguishing the Peace Candle

Benediction 

Announcements 

Thanks to everyone who helped lead today’s service

Sermon: Joel Miller

Worship Leader: Sarah Werner

Music coordination: Paul Knapke

Children’s Time: Jon Lucas

Peace Candle: Shakita Kabicek

Scripture Reading: Shakita Kabicek

Zoom Host: Brent Miller

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Sermon Manuscript

The sociologist Elise Boulding suggests an expansive way of thinking about the present.  She calls it “the 200-year present.”  It’s a pretty simple concept.  You take the oldest person alive and include all their years...

 

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Christmas Eve Worship Service December 24, 2020

The Prelude

Silent night, holy night | Henry Wyse, piano

Joy to the world | Reuben Wyse, piano

Angels we have heard on high | Nina Graber-Nofziger and Katie Graber, violin duet

Go tell it on the mountain | Addy Steiner, xylophone

The Play

Away in a manger | Debra Martin and CMC children, a cappella

O Holy Night | Mira Bixler, cello; Amy Bixler, piano

Christmas Eve Service

Welcome 

Candle Lighting

Call to Worship

HWB 212 | O come, all ye faithful | Congregational recording

First Reading | Isaiah 9:2-7 | Ivan Graber-Nofziger

HWB 206 | Infant holy, Infant lowly | Abbie Miller, vocalist; Joel Miller, guitar

Second Reading | Psalm 96 | Ivan Graber-Nofziger

HWB 191 |  O little town of Bethlehem | Congregational recording

Third Reading | Titus 2:11-14 |...

 

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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

Welcome

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 

Benediction 

Announcements 

 

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...

 

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Order of Worship | December 20, 2020 |Advent 4

Prelude

Welcome 

Call to Worship

Peace Candle 

STS 11 | No wind at the windows | Phil Hart, Abbie Miller, vocals. Alexander Martin, violin.

Children’s Time

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

Hymn | Awake | Music and words by Phil Hart. Sung by many voices.

Scripture | Luke 1:26-38

Video | Come to us, Emmanuel | Noonday Films- Elisa and Matthew Leahy

Sermon | Solitude, Solidarity, Salvation    Manuscript Below

Scripture Reading | Luke 1:39-45; 46-56

Silent Reflection

HWB 178 | Come thou long expected Jesus | Jacqui and Ryan Hoke, vocals

Sharing of Joys and Concerns

Pastoral Prayer 

Extinguishing the Peace Candle 

Benediction 

Announcements 

Christian Education | 11:00 am

Thanks to everyone who helped lead today’s service

Sermon: Joel Miller

Worship Leader: Jennifer Cartmel 

Music coordination: Katie Graber

Children’s Time: Diane Mueller

Peace Candle: Adam Glass

Scripture...

 

 

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

Prelude

Welcome 

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)

 

Congregation

HWB 211 | Lo, how a...

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