Monthly Archives: May 2017

World Environment Day – June 5th

World Environment Day, celebrated annually on 5 June. First proclaimed in 1972, the day has grown to become the one of the main vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and encourages political attention and … Continue reading

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Weddings

Joined with Love A Wedding Hymn by Kurt Struckmeyer In community we gather, Off’ring blessings on this day. Friends and fam’ly joined together, Raising voices now to pray. May your journey from this moment Be in God’s embracing care – Like … Continue reading

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COCU38A.Easter7A.28May2017

Also Reconciliation Sunday (Australia) Readings Acts 1:6-14 The disciples question Jesus about the timing of God’s restoration of Israel, but Jesus promises the Holy Spirit and then ascends into heaven as they watch. Then two white-robed men tell them that Jesus … Continue reading

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COCU39A.Day of Pentecost.2017

Readings Acts 2:1-21 Psalm 104:24-34, 35b 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 John 20:19-23 A reflection (1 Corinthians reading) “We grow, change and develop into more mature, complete people because we listen and learn from those who think and believe differently to us. … Continue reading

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liturgy when a church closes or ceases to be a worship centre

The decline of the suburban church by Christopher Akehurst. United Church of Christ has a closing liturgy here. A Lutheran service for closing of a church by Rev Thomas L. Wentzel. UMC ‘leave taking of a church’ liturgy. Methodist Church … Continue reading

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