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Music for Christmastide & Epiphany 2020-2021

Most excellent song leaders and voices of the people, here is the musical menu for our next liturgical seasons:

Gathering song

Christmastide — January 11

“What Child Is This” — (We have no Lydian recording of this, but you can familiarize/reaquaint yourself with it here.  We’ll use sheet music, which is here.)

Epiphany Season

Arise Shine

Candle Lighting song

The Light of Christ Has Come Into the World

Table Acclamation

The Shelton Acclamation

Prayer Song

Christmastide – January 11

Day of Light, Day of Birth

Epiphany Season


Offering Song

Christmastide – January 11th

The Gloria refrain from “Angels We Have Heard on High”


Mxadana Alleluia

Final Hymn

Christmastide — January 11

Lo, How a Rose E’re Blooming
(Sheet music, here)

Epiphany Season

Be Thou My Vision (here’s a Youtube rendition)
The sheet music is here.

Music for Advent 2020

Dear Song Leaders,

Here is the music we’ll be singing this Advent

Gathering Song

November: Come O Lord and Set Us Free

December: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Candle Lighting Song: Holding Silence

Table Acclamation: Advent Table Acclamation

Offering Song: The Mighty Will Fall

Final Hymn: Canticle of the Turning  (And the sheet music is here.)

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Season of Challenge – Christian – Right Relationship with Money – 9/28/20

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Season of Challenge: Christian – 9/21

Posted in: Sermons

Season of Challenge-Hallie 9/20/20

Season of Challenge 2020 – September 14 – Pierrette Comulada: Song of Solomon

Season of Challenge 2020 – September 13 – Liz Edman: Song of Solomon

Season of Identity – August 16/17 – Linda Mandracchia: Matthew 14: 22-33