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There are so many stories of the transformative power of love to heal, to illuminate, to offer courage in challenging times. Love of self, love of another, love for the earth, clear and inspiring examples of love overcoming fear and inspiring our best selves. We will celebrate love in all its forms!
“THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF LOVE”
Click right here Sunday shortly before 10:00 AM to join our online service.
Order of Service
Sunday, February 14, 2021
Welcome & Announcements Leslie Kinney
Prelude Make Someone Happy
Music by Jule Styne; lyrics by Adolph Green & Betty Comden
Bob Wyckoff, cornet; Eva Greene, piano; Dan Kasnitz, production
Chalice Lighting words of David Viscott Elizabeth Lewis
As we kindle our flame
let us know that to love
and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Call to Worship Rev. Telos Whitfield
Opening Hymn Woke Up This Mornin’ trad. African-American hymn
Steve Squires, Eva Greene; Dan Kasnitz, production
Story For All of Us “The Paper Dragon” by Marguerite Davol
Read by Ellie Weiss
Sharing My Path to All Souls Church – Ede Thomas
Anthem. “The Rose and the Bee” poem by Sara Teasdale
music by Tom Baehr, sung by All Souls Choir,
produced by Tom Baehr and Daniel Kasnitz
Sharing Readings Rev. Telos Whitfield
Sermon: “The Transformative Power of Love” Rev. Telos Whitfield
Hymn There is More Love Somewhere trad. African-American hymn
Bob Wyckoff, Eva Greene; Dan Kasnitz, production
Offering shared with Turning Point Recovery Center
Offertory Bethena Scott Joplin: written in memory of his late wife (1905)
Eva Greene, piano; Dan Kasnitz, producton
Blessing of our Candles of Joy and Concern
Closing Hymn How Could Anyone Ever Tell You Libby Roderick
Steve Squires, voice, guitar & production
Extinguishing Our Chalice Elizabeth Lewis
As we extinguish our flame, may love in all its many forms find and nourish us.
Closing Circle and song
“Carry the flame of peace and love until we meet again” (sung 2 times)
Conversation and Coffee Hour