Celebration of Epiphany and the
Baptism of Our Lord Sunday!
Welcome to this week’s virtual worship service. Listen, sing along, and enjoy. Scroll down for the Children’s Worship Video and sing-a-long song sheets.
Order of Worship
- Welcome and Announcements
- Prelude – Anthem – Three Kings by Michael Bedford © 1995 Choristers Guild sung by Kale C. and Elizabeth G.
- Opening Prayer
- Opening Hymn – We Three Kings of Orient Are (WOV 646)
- Scripture Reading – Christine Drasser
- Children’s Sermon – Caity Stratemeyer
- Gospel Acclamation – Celtic Alleluia (ELW 174 – refrain, 2 times)
- Gospel Reading & Sermon – Bishop Tim Smith
- Hymn of the Day – Baptized and Set Free – ELW 453
- Apostle’s Creed and Affirmation of Baptism
- Choir Anthem – When You Pass Through the Waters by Paul D. Weber © 2009 Birnamwood Publications, a division of MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc.
- Prayers of the People – Laureen Wacenske
- Lord’s Prayer & Benediction – Pastor Meghan
- Dismissal – Hannah L.
Art featured: “Shining Hope,” by Lauren Wright Pittman (Vanderbilt Religious Art); “Epiphany,” © Jan Richardson; “Baptism of Christ,” David Zelenka (Vanderbilt Religious Art)
Welcome to children’s worship this weekend! We have a family friendly format for children’s worship that includes songs, a children’s message, and a prayer. We hope this helps your family feel spirit filled and connected to God!
Vocalists: Mark Anderson, Ann Goldfinch, Brian LeBlanc, and Bonnie Weaver.
Musicians: S.K. Chipley – piano and keyboard, Mark Anderson – guitar, Bonnie Weaver – Flute, and Eddie Weaver – percussion.
Permission to podcast/stream the music in this service obtained from ONE LICENSE with license A-715816 and CCLI with license 20518339.Tags: children’s worship, Hymn, Liturgy, Lord’s prayer, music, sermon