Online Worship - May 24, 2020

10 a.m. Worship - Seventh Sunday of Easter

Preacher: Akesa Fakava

Scripture: 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11


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Order of Worship:

The Community Gathers

Prelude: Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah - Charles Lynch

A Word of Welcome - Rev. Brian Adkins

Invocation - Rev. Carletta Aston

Hymn: "You are Mine" The Faith We Sing #2218 - Rev. Jerry Asheim & Brandon Williamscraig


To Hear the Word

Scripture Reading: 1 Peter 4:12-14 and 5:6-11 - Andy Schoenwetter

Children’s Time - Susan Jardin

Anthem: "I Can't Wait" by Kieran Kane - Erin Adachi-Kriege, Judy Kriege, Travis Pratt

Message: "What is New That Awaits" - Akesa Fakava

To Respond and Renew Commitment

Prayers of the People - Jacob Wilbur

Special Music: "Every Time I Feel The Spirit" - Rev. Jerry Asheim & Chris Poston

The Prayer Jesus Taught (The Lord's Prayer)

Offering Our Tithes and Gifts - Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Offertory Music: "Ain't Got Time to Die" - Epworth Choir ft. Charles Lynch

To Disperse in Love and Compassion

Prayer of Dedication - Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Closing Hymn: "Stand by Me (When the storms of life are raging" UM Hymnal #512 - Rev. Jerry Asheim & Brandon Williamscraig

Benediction - Akesa Fakava

Postlude: O Freedom - Rev. Jerry Asheim


Virtual Coffee Hour

Immediately following online worship, join us for Virtual Coffee Hour here: https://bit.ly/CH5-24

Live Broadcast:




Special thanks to:

Preacher: Akesa Fakava

Contributors: Rev. Kristin Stoneking, Rev. Brian Adkins, Rev. Carletta Aston, Susan Jardin, Andy Schoenwetter

Special Music: Rev. Jerry Asheim, Erin Adachi-Kriege, Judy Kriege, Travis Pratt, Charles Lynch, Chris Poston, Brandon Williamscraig

Video producer: Anjuli Arreola-Burl, Tai Jokela

Podcast producer: Ethan Lindsey

Livestream producer: Merrie Bunt

And all of you for participating from home!



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