Widening the Circle
How wide is our circle of concern? How wide is our circle of influence? How can we expand them both?
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Events at the UUCRT are currently suspended due to COVID-19, however, our Sunday services are being held by phone and online until further notice. Services continue to include all aspects of a “regular” Sunday service, including a downloadable Order of Service. (link below). We look forward to seeing you there!
Musical Prelude – Offered by Hollis Kellogg
Opening words # 434 – Read by Rose O’Neill – May we be reminded here of our highest aspirations, and be inspired to bring our gifts to the altar of humanity. May we know once again that we are not isolated beings but connected, in mystery and miracle, to the universe, to this community and to each other.
Welcome and Announcements
Chalice Lighting # 447
Reading – Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s “The Brothers Karamazov” Read by: Mary Louise Kiernan
Opening hymn – “We Would Be One” Performed by Chancel Choir
Offering & Offertory click to donate to the SUNDAY BASKET
Sharing of Joys & Sorrows
Call and Response – (words by John Denver)
All this joy
All this sorrow
All this promise
All this pain
Such is life
Such is being
Such is spirit
Such is love
Sermon – “Widening the Circle”- How wide is our circle of concern? How wide is our circle of influence? How can we expand them both? Rev. Chris Antal
Closing Music – “Songs For Our Heroes”, Written and offered by Diane Diachishin
*Closing Words/Closing Fellowship Circle
*Extinguishing the Chalice – Extinguishing the Flame by Elizabeth Selle Jones
We extinguish this flame but not the Light of Truth, The Warmth of Community, or the fire of Commitment. These we carry in our hearts until we are together again.
Worship Associate and Zoom Host: Jaye Moyer
Coffee Time – BYOC (Bring Your Own Coffee) and share Conversation
Stay connected during this challenging time!
The UUCRT calendar is being updated with links as information becomes available. If you click on a link on the calendar, there will be more details regarding how you can participate.