Sunday, July 14, 2024


Prelude: Shawn Schlogel and Ronnie Bishop

Ringing of the Bell

Call to Community: #123 “Spirit of Life/Fuente de Amor

Call to Worship

Chalice Lighting & Congregational Affirmation: Regina Brennan

Community Connection

Hymn: #66 “When the Summer Sun is Shining”

Time for All Ages: “In Every Life” by Marla Frazee, shared by Rev. Carter Smith

Singing the Children Out: “As You Go”

Offering: Post-Prison Education Program (Give by Text: 616-404-4171)

Gift of Music: “A River Song” by Scott Farrell, performed by Scott Farrell

Joys and Sorrows

Time of Meditation and Pastoral Prayer

Sung Response: “There Is a Love”

Reading and Reflection: “The Summer Day” by Mary Oliver, reflection by Lisa Reitzes, Worship Associate

Anthem: “Dreamscape” by Stephen Schwartz

Sermon: “I Do Know How to Pay Attention” Rev. Carter Smith

Sending Hymn: #1052 “The Oneness of Everything”

Gratitude and Announcements

Closing Words & Releasing the Flame

Five-fold Amen

Postlude: Shawn Schlogel and Ronnie Bishop

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