Category Archives: Sermons

1st Sunday of Advent

Sunday, November 29, 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Advent Litany Reading: Pam & Jess Bond
Reader: Chris Ehrat
Musician: Jane Thomas
Photo Credit: Anne Loeffler

Welcome to the 1st Sunday of Advent. Please take a moment to gather your Advent wreath if you have one, or a single candle to light during the Advent Litany Reading.

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Bells, Advent Litany Reading, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn  ELW#242 Awake! Awake, and Greet the New Morn:

Readings, Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the DayWait For The Lord

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn  ELW #439 Soon, and Very Soon:

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24th Sun. after Pentecost

Sunday, November 15, 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Susan Mills
Musician: Jane Thomas

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW#710 Let Streams of Living Justice:

Readings, Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the DayAs Saints of Old ELW#695

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#441 Oh, Happy Day When We Shall Stand:

23rd Sun. after Pentecost

Sunday, November 8, 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Jessica Bond
Musician: Trevor Wagler

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW# 436 Wake, Awake, For Night is Flying:

Readings:

Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the Day Blessed Assurance/It is Well With My Soul

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#244 Rejoice, Rejoice, Believers:

All Saints Day

Sunday, November 1 , 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Chris Ehrat
Musician: Jane Thomas

 

 

 

 

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW#428 Give Thanks for Saints:

Readings:

Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the Day: For All the Saints ELW#422

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#423 Shall We Gather at the River:

Reformation Sunday

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Greg Darlington
Musician: Trevor Wagler

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW#504 A Mighty Fortress Is Our God:

Readings, Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the Day: Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word ELW#517

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#796 How Firm a Foundation:

20th Sun. after Pentecost

Sunday, October 18, 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Brenda Hoerle
Musician: Jane Thomas

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW#678 God, Whose Giving Knows No Ending:

Readings, Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the Day: God Is Here ELW#526

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#705 God of Grace and God of Glory:

 

Thanksgiving

Sunday, October 11, 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Jane Thomas
Musician: Trevor Wagler

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

Opening Hymn ELW#879 For the Beauty of the Earth:

Readings:

Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the Day: Now Thank We All Our God ELW#839

Prayers:

Holy Communion, Blessing, Dismissal:

Sending Hymn ELW#881 Let All Things Now Living:

 

 

18th Sun. after Pentecost

Sunday, October 4 , 2020
Worship Participants:
Pastor Leanne Darlington
Reader: Susan Mills
Musician: Jane Thomas

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Bells, Welcome, Prayer of the Day:

 

Opening Hymn ELW#769 If You But Trust in God to Guide You:

Readings, Gospel, Sermon:

Hymn of the DayChrist Is Made the Sure Foundation ELW#645

Prayers, Blessing, Dismissal:

 

Sending Hymn ELW#729 The Church of Christ, in Every Age:

17th Sun. after Pentecost

Sunday, September 26, 2020

This Worship service is from the Nith Valley Ministry Area (NVMA) Worship series, filmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Philipsburg.

This week’s participants are:
Liturgist: Pastor Leanne Darlington, Zion Philipsburg
Preacher: Pastor Richard Brown, Trinity Tavistock
Reader: Gwen Kalbfleisch, Zion Philipsburg
Musician: Trevor Wagler, Zion Philipsburg
Video Technician: Dick Holm, Woodstock

Video version of the Worship service
Text version