Book communion

Join us for our annual book communion. Bring a book to church to put on our alter, and bring a wonderful new reading experience home with you. Led by Glen Jacob, with words from two of our recently publish authors, Nathan Heigert and Bethany Salway, come to share in the joy of books.

  • Gathering Hymn: #6, Just as Long as I Have Breath 
  • Gathering Hymn:  #360, Here We Have Gathered 
  • Welcome
  • Call to Worship       Glen  – invite people to bring up books 
  • Opening Hymn: #131  Love will Guide us   
  • Land Acknowledgment   Lavon
  • Chalice Lighting :  Glen  /  Lavon
  • Hymn: #_94  What is this Life   
  • Prayer, Candles of Joys, Sorrows & Gratitude
  • Music Options:                                       
  • Reading:  Glen
  • Book Communion speakers:  Intro: Glen (Video)
  • Offertory                              Lavon
  • Extinguishing the Chalice 
  • Benediction          Glen
  • Closing Hymn: #_301  Touch the Earth, reach the Sky!  
  • Announcements, Invitation and Final Wave