Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
JUNE SERMON SERIES | Sabbath Sensibilities: “Sacred Rhythm”
Scripture: Genesis 2:1-3
Focus: Sabbath as a regular return to God
This Week’s Music
- Prelude: In the Sweet By and By ; H.S.Livingston.; Shelly Edwards, pianist
- Postlude: You Shall Go Out With Joy Geoffry Andrew; Shelly Edwards, pianist
- Prelude: Prière à Notre-Dame (Suite Gothique); Percy Whitlock; Michael Koller, guest organist
- Anthem: The Lord Bless You and Keep You; Peter C. Lutkin; The Summer Choir; Erick Lichte, conductor
- Offertory: Homing from Creation; Teresa Del Riego; Deborah Benke, soloist
- Postlude: Toccata (Suite Gothique); Lèon Boëllmann; Michael Koller, guest organist/li>
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Visit the Coffee Hour after worship today for a tasty treat, good coffee, and lively conversation. It is a great opportunity to learn more about the people and programs of First Church.