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While we are not gathering in person until further notice, 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, May 9

Sunday May 9, 2021 Many Peoples Sunday   "Together We Are Whole," by Pi Luna -- www.pilunaart.com Prelude—This Is My Song, VT #710  Welcome—Welcome this morning to this CMCL community.  We’re glad you’re with us to worship this morning.  Because it is the second...

Order of Worship, May 2

Sunday May 2, 2021     Prelude—You Can’t Stand Up Alone, by Reunion Vocal Band Lighting the Peace Lamp— We light the Peace Lamp this morning in the name ofthe Creator who gives life,the Son who loves life,the Spirit who is the fire of life. Welcome—Welcome...

Order of Worship, April 25

Sunday April 25, 2021 Jesus is “ ‘the stone you builders rejected, which has become the cornerstone.’ " Welcome— Prelude—Jesus, Rock of Ages, VT #622 Jesus, rock of agesLet me hide myself in theeJesus, living waterLet me drink from your flowing stream Your love comes...

Order of Worship, April 18

Sunday April 18, 2021 Lighting the Peace Lamp — VT #865 We light a lightin the name of the God who creates life,in the name of the Saviour who loves life,in the name of the Spirit who is the fire of life. Prelude—Low in the Grave He Lay, VT#333, arrangement by Carla...

Order of Worship, April 11

Sunday April 11, 2021 Mary Magdalene, The Apostle to the Apostles Lighting the Peace Lamp— We come to God, who is Light and Flame, with our unlit lamps, awaiting ...     (lighting of the peace lamp and/or a candle in your home) We come together, that the collective...

Order of Worship, April 4

Easter Sunday 2021 Deep in the Feast: Called to deep living  "Feast and Family," byCat Moore, printmaker, used with permission "We have seen the Lord! A rich feast has been prepared for all peoples on the mountain of God. Like Mary, Jesus calls us each by name into...

Order of Worship, March 28

Sunday, March 28, 2021 Lent VI, Palm Sunday Deep in the Current: Called to deep hope  "As we follow Jesus into Holy Week, we sense the rush of the crowds and seek the deep, steady current of God’s steadfast love, calling us to deep hope in the One who comes in the...

Order of Worship, March 14

Sunday, March 14, 2021 Lent IV Deep in the wilderness: Called to deep healing    "The wilderness confronts us with our vulnerability and exposes our wounds and our needs. We are called to deep healing by trusting in God, who calls us in love."   Lighting the Peace...

Order of Worship, March 7

Sunday, March 7, 2021 Lent III Deep in the changing sky: Called to deep wisdom  "In the patterns and glory of God’s creation, and in God’s commandments and promises, we are called to obtain deep wisdom." Lighting the Peace Lamp — Within our darkest night,You kindle...

Order of Worship, February 28

Sunday, February 28, 2021 Lent II Deep in the Woods  Lighting the Peace Lamp —Natalie and Alexis Strickler, from their home Within our darkest night, You kindle the fire that never dies away, That never dies away. Prelude — Taizé chant: Within our darkest night...