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While we are not gathering in person until May 4, we can still take time to worship and connect with each other! Throughout this time of social distancing, worship services and other posts will appear here so that you can access them at any time.

Order of Worship, October 4

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster October 4, 2020 "Together We Are Whole," by Pi Luna -- www.pilunaart.com Prelude— "Esuno Kokoro Jesus Heart" by Mitsuro Ishido, Mitsuru Ishido is a church leader with Tokyo Chiku Menonaito Kyokai Rengo, an MWC member church in...

Order of Worship, September 27

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster September 27, 2020   photo from Wolf Garden, Lancaster PA  Prelude— Foxglove, by Bruce Cockburn, performed by Daryl Snider and Dave Wert (in 1995?) Lighting the Peace Lamp  We light this lamp every Sunday to remind us     ...

Order of Worship, September 20

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster September 20, 2020 theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Way to Wonder" (Job's Lament & Loss) by Lisle Gwynn Garrity| A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.orgsee Artist's statement below Prelude—  This Tuesday, September...

Order of Worship, September 13

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster September 13, 2020 theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Begged to Leave" (Jesus Heals Legion, a Man Possessed by Demons) by Hannah Garrity| A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.orgsee Artist's statement below  Communion...

Order of Worship, September 6

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster September 6, 2020 theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Grieving Thomas" (Thomas Meets the Risen Christ) by Lauren Wright Pittman| A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.orgsee Artist's statement below  Prelude—  "I Owe the Lord...

Order of Worship, August 30

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster August 30, 2020 theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Imperfect Ally (Pharaoh's Daughter Adopts Moses)" by Lisle Gwynn Garrity| A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.orgsee Artist's statement below  Prelude—  Simple Gifts, by...

Order of Worship, August 23

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster August 23, 2020 theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Imperfect Ally (Pharaoh's Daughter Adopts Moses)" by Lisle Gwynn Garrity| A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.orgsee Artist's statement below  Prelude—  instrumental...

Order of Worship, August 16

Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster August 16, 2020 worship planned in conjunction with (and using materials from) CMCL's 2020 Peace School, (thanks for the inspiration, Malinda Clatterbuck and Amanda Stoltzfus!) Prelude—  “And When I Rise", Plum Village  ...

Order of Worship, August 9

August 9, 2020 Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "New Roots (Encouraging the Israelites to Plant Gardens and Build Houses)" by Lisa Wright Pittman | A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.org see Artist's statement below *...

Order of Worship, August 2

August 2, 2020 Community Mennonite Church of Lancaster theme: Unraveled, by A Sanctified Art  "Restored (The Conversion of Saul)" by Lisle Gwynn Garrity | A Sanctified Art LLC | sanctifiedart.org see Artist's statement below Prelude—  Come, gracious Spirit, HWB #303,...