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The video above includes the full service for today.  You can click on the four arrows in the bottom right of the video to make it full screen.  Clicking the three lines next to that will pull up the menu.

Special thanks to Elisa and Matthew Leahy for video production.

Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained through One License with license A-727859

Easter 5

Welcome and Call to Worship | Julie Hart

Peace Candle | Nina Graber-Nofziger

As we meet today in spirit but not in person, we gather around these Sunday Meditations offered by members of the CMC community. Just as we light the Peace Candle to begin our worship, you are invited to light a candle for these Meditations. The flame joins us in spirit across distance, along with our sister church in Armenia, Colombia.

STJ 54 | Longing for light | Phil Hart

Scripture | Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16 | Andrew Riel, Carolyn May, Kyle Kerley

Pastoral Prayer | Joel Miller

Scripture | John 14:1-12 | Andrew Riel, Carolyn May, Kyle Kerley...

 

 

 

 

The video above includes the full service for today.  You can click on the four arrows in the bottom right of the video to make it full screen.  Clicking the three lines next to that will pull up the menu.

Special thanks to Elisa and Matthew Leahy for video production.

Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained through One License with license A-727859

 

 

Easter 4

Peace Candle | Erin and James Neese

As we meet today in spirit but not in person, we gather around these Sunday Meditations offered by members of the CMC community. Just as we light the Peace Candle to begin our worship, you are invited to light a candle for these Meditations. The flame joins us in spirit across distance, along with our sister church in Armenia, Colombia.

Welcome, Opening | Julie Hart

Call to Worship | Julie Hart

HWB 519 | Shepherd me, O God | Jodi Quint

Scripture | Psalm 23 | Carolina Neese

Children's Time | Ryan Hoke

Mission Moment | Peace and Justice Support...

Easter 3 | Keeping CMC Safe from Abuse

 

 

Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained through One License with license A-727859

The video above includes the full service for today.  You can click on the four arrows in the bottom right of the video to make it full screen.  Clicking the three lines next to that will pull up the menu.

Special thanks to Elisa and Matthew Leahy for video production

Welcome | Jerry Nussbaum

As the Psalmist proclaims with these words :
24” This is the day that the Lord has made;
    let us rejoice and be glad in it.” (Psalm 118:24 English Standard Version (ESV)

Here we are, again, invited to worship in place, where you are right now. 

These are indeed new and changing days, learning new ways to be together without being together. Saying to friends and family “I’m not taking visitors right now…let’s connect by phone or Skype.”

Maybe you are fortunate and able to work from home.  

Some may wonder when will my business open again, when will I be called back to my...

Sunday Meditation | Easter 2 | Creation Care | 19 April 2020

Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained through One License with license A-727859

The video above includes the full service for today.  You can click on the four arrows in the bottom right of the video to make it full screen.  Clicking the three lines next to that will pull up the menu. 

Special thanks to Elisa and Matthew Leahy for video production.

Welcome and Call to Worship | Cindy Fath

For many, even most of us, the past month has meant that we find a new way of life.  For me, it meant creating a workspace in a room at home from which to facilitate classes for my ESL students. I suspect we’ve all found a new rhythm in our routines all the way from our tinies to our seasoned citizens.

What you may be less aware of is that our earth has also found a new routine.  Our world has been forced into a rest, a pause.  Covid-19’s globe-zigzagging impact has reminded us that nothing happens in isolation, that what affects one...

Easter

 

Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained through One License with license A-727859

The video above includes the full service for today.  You can click on the four arrows in the bottom right of the video to make it full screen.  Clicking the three lines next to that will pull up the menu. 

Special thanks to Elisa and Matthew Leahy for video production and Tom Blosser for music coordination.

The Cross and Resurrection

Prelude | In the bulb there is a flower, for quartet | Myers Family

Peace Candle | Al & Kathy Bauman, JoAnn and Paul Knapke

Opening Words | Jen Cartmel

Call to Worship | Inspired by Luke 1:78-79; John 1:4-5; John 11:25 | Cartmel/Plessinger Family

Leader:  Come to me, all you who sit in darkness
and in the shadow of death!

Everyone:  On you has the light shone!

Leader:  For Jesus Christ is the light of the world
and this is the story;

Everyone:  the light shines in the darkness
and the darkness could not put it out!

Leader:  Jesus...

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