CMCL's Blog

Order of Worship is sent out via email every Sunday as well as printed for those attending in-person. If you were unable to attend, or enjoyed a service and wanted to read through it again, you can find transcripts of services below

Order of Worship, December 12

December 12, 2021 | Sunday Worship Shadow and Light: Advent 2021 Advent Week 3: Waiting in Shadow, Holding the Light **************   Prelude—In the Bleak Midwinter,(played on piano by Marcy Hostetler) Welcome— Lighting the Advent Candle—This is the 3rd Sunday in...

Order of Worship, December 5

December 5, 2021 | Sunday Worship Shadow and Light: Advent 2021 Art by Eric Fisher Advent Week 2: Waiting in Shadow, Holding the Light **************        Prelude—“We Come,” VT #225, song by Jim Croegart, performed by Kim Thiessen Lighting the Advent...

Order of Worship, November 28

November 28, 2021 | Sunday Worship Shadow and Light: Advent 2021 Advent Week I: Waiting in Shadow, Holding the Light **************   Prelude—Comfort Ye My People, Handel's Messiah Lighting the Advent Candle— We light a candle of hope.               And we...

Order of Worship, November 21

November 21, 2021 Sunday Worship,This I Believe  Trees and Leaves, Leaves and Trees,photos by Susan Gascho-Cooke    Prelude—For the Beauty of the Earth, Arrangement by Paul Thompson, Ouachita Hills College Call to Worship— Compared to many churches, we who worship...

Order of Worship, November 14

November 14, 2021 Sunday Worship, This I Believe                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ...

Order of Worship, November 7

November 7, 2021   Sunday Worship, Harvest Sunday photo fromhttps://amishamerica.com/amish-canning/                         Prelude— I owe the Lord a morning song, VT #496 Lighting Peace Lamp—Good morning. This morning’s worship theme is the changing of the...

Order of Worship, October 31

October 31, 2021   Sunday Worship, All Saint's Remembrance    photo by Leslie Homer-Cattell                                  Gathering Song—Shall We Gather at the River, VT #667 Welcome & Call to Worship— Welcome here this morning. May we find peace as we...

Order of Worship, October 24

October 24, 2021 Sunday Worship,Where do we go from here?  “I’ve been meaning to ask...” a series for curiosity, courage & connection Prelude— Spirit of the Living God, VT #740 Prayer for Peace—  God of light and love....God of deep connection and peace.Come and...

Order of Worship, October 10

October 10, 2021 Sunday Worship,Where Does It Hurt?  “I’ve been meaning to ask...” a series for curiosity, courage & connection Prayer for Peace—  God of light and love....God of deep connection and peace.Come and move among us.Give us fresh glimpses of You....

Order of Worship, October 3

October 3, 2021  “I’ve been meaning to ask...” a series for curiosity, courage & connection     Prelude— Larry Penner (In-person only)Welcome—Our worship theme this fall is “I’ve been meaning to ask...” a series focused on community--how we build it,...