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Online Worship - July 26, 2020

10 a.m. Worship - Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

Preacher: Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Scripture: Psalm 91

Message: "Divest/Invest: The Discourse on Defunding Police"


Live Broadcast:


Order of Worship:

The Community Gathers

Prelude: Poulenc mouvements perpétuels III. Alerte - Max Sisk-Hilton

Welcome & Announcements - Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Opening Hymn: "A Mighty Fortress is Our God" UM Hymnal #110 - Rev. Jerry Asheim

Invocation - Rory


To Hear the Word

Scripture Reading: Psalm 91 - Alina & Gabby

Children’s Time - Reflections by Peace Arts Campers

Anthem: "Talkin bout a Revolution" - Erin Adachi-Kriege & Judy Kriege

Message: "Divest/Invest: The Discourse on Defunding Police" - Rev. Kristin Stoneking


To Respond and Renew Commitment

Hymn of Response: "All Who Hunger" The Faith We Sing #2126 - Rev. Jerry Asheim & Rick Beeman

Prayers of the People - Orion Lacey

Special Music: "Neighbor" by Rev. Sekou & The Holy Ghost

The Prayer Jesus Taught (The Lord's Prayer) - Epworth Youth

Offering Our Tithes and Gifts

Offertory Music: "His Eye is on the Sparrow" - Judy Kriege


To Disperse in Love and Compassion

Prayer of Dedication

Closing Hymn: "On Eagle's Wings" UM Hymnal #143 - Rev. Jerry Asheim & Annette Cayot

Benediction - Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Postlude - Rev. Jerry Asheim

Virtual Coffee Hour

Immediately following online worship, join us for Virtual Coffee Hour here: https://bit.ly/ECH726


Or to join by phone, please call 1(646) 876-9923

and enter the Meeting ID: 834 9259 7388 and passcode: 242294


Special thanks to: 

Preacher: Rev. Kristin Stoneking

Contributors: Rev. Jerry Asheim, Erin Adachi-Kriege, Rick Beeman, Annette Cayot, Gabby Downs, Susan Jardin, Judy Kriege, Orion Lacey, Alina McVey, Rory Schroeder, Max Sisk-Hilton

Artwork by Middle School peace arts campers

Invocation prayer by enfleshed

With special music from Rev. Sekou & The Holy Ghost

Video producer: Tai Jokela

Podcast producer: Ethan Lindsey

Livestream producer: Merrie Bunt

And all who participate by watching from home!


Tithes and Offerings: www.epworthberkeley.org/donate

Or mail your check to Epworth United Methodist Church

1953 Hopkins St., Berkeley, CA 94707





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