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Order of Worship, April 26, 2020

  Sunday April 26 Lighting of the Peace Lamp -- we invite you to light a candle, wherever you are. Welcome from Pastor Susan: Welcome to worship at Community Mennonite -- the 7th Sunday that we have gathered while scattered during this season of isolation amid...

SEND Grant: Request for Proposals

PAX JC invites nominations for The SEND Fund (Sharing Enthusiastically Near and Distant).  2020 is the final year for SEND as the fund monies were tied to expenditures for CMCL building projects; the final payment on those expenditures were paid last month.  SEND...

Order of Worship: Easter, April 12

  Sunday April 12Easter Sunday    Prelude Lighting of the Peace Lamp Welcome & Call to Worship Jesus the Christ,As storytellerswe shape yourunfolding story as pilgrimswe follow yourpathway of peace as bearers of Godwe embody your lifein the world humble...

Lent Holloway Art: Renee King & Nancy Baum

This Holy Week we are posting the artwork that was created by CMCLers for our worship environment. The prompt was the theme, "Holloway," Each day of Holy Week we'll send out images and accompanying statements from two participating artists. Blessings as you walk this...

Maundy Thursday & Lenten Art Reflection

The artwork Joseph Gascho offered for our Lenten Holloway worship environment is based off of a famous painting of the Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci. His image and the accompanying poem-reflection are below. These first two images are images of The Last Supper that...

Lent Holloway Art: Rick Shoup & Doug Reesor

This Holy Week we are posting the artwork that was created by CMCLers for our worship environment. The prompt was the theme, "Holloway," Each day of Holy Week we'll send out images and accompanying statements from two participating artists. Blessings as you walk this...

Lent Holloway Art: Lila Garber & Ada Hallman

This Holy Week we are posting the artwork that was created by CMCLers for our worship environment. The prompt was the theme, "Holloway," Each day of Holy Week we'll send out images and accompanying statements from two participating artists. Blessings as you walk this...