May 2020

With Us, For Us, In Us

Scripture references: Psalm 68:1-11 and Acts 1:1-11 Participating in today’s service: Pastor: Rev. Lloyd J. Jones  Piano: Ms. Kathy Combs Guest pianist: Miss Addison Hodgson  Flute: Ms. Sabrina Thomas Guitar & vocal for How Great Thou Art: Mr. Ryan Miller Liturgist: Ms. Brooke Hodgson   Musical selections: Prelude — How Beautiful (T. Paris, […]



Power in the Time of Exile

Scripture reference: Acts 17:22-31   Participating in today’s service: Pastor: Rev. Lloyd J. Jones Music Director and Organist: Ms. Laura Ritter Ensemble: Jill Bruce, Celeste Coward, Lindsey Cutshaw, Pat Herman, Catherine Sams, Sabrina Thomas Piano: Clay Oglesby Cello: D. Scot Williams   Musical selections: Prelude — Cello Suite, Prelude (J. S. Bach), D. Scot Williams […]



Troubled Hearts in the Time of Exile

Scripture reference: 1 Peter 2:2-5   Musical selections: Prelude – Tributary (Twila Paris, 1990), Laura Ritter Opening – Be Thou My Vision (Mary E. Byrne, 1905), Rebekah Collins Prayer – The Church’s One Foundation (Samuel Wesley, 1864), Laura Ritter Anthem – In Christ Alone (Keith Getty & Stuart Townsend), Rebekah Collins Closing – Take my […]



In the Time of Exile Two

Scripture reference: Acts 2:42-47 Participating in today’s service: Pastor: Rev. Lloyd J. Jones Liturgist: Ms. Kathleen VanOrsdel Piano and vocals: Ms. Laura Ritter First UMC Handbell Choir   Musical selections: Prelude – I Will Sing the Wondrous Story (arr Fred Bock, 1996), Laura Ritter Opening – Welcome Happy Morning (Mark Bloedow, 1989), handbell choir Prayer […]



April 2020

In the Time of Exile

Scripture reference: 1 Peter 12:17-23 Participating in today’s service: Pastor: Rev. Lloyd J. Jones Piano and vocals: Ms. Laura Ritter Guitar and vocals: Mr. Ryan Miller   Musical selections: Prelude – The Church’s One Foundation (Kevin Hildebrand, 2004), Laura Ritter Opening hymn – Will the Circle Be Unbroken (Charles H. Gabriel, 1907), Ryan Miller Prayer […]



Faith, Fear & Peace

Participating in today’s service: Pastor: Rev. Lloyd J. Jones Children’s sermon: Ms. Mary John Wilson Piano and vocals: Ms. Laura Ritter Guitar and vocals: Mr. Mark Gibson Scripture reference:  John 20:19-31   Musical selections: Prelude – Alleluia, Alleluia! Give Thanks (Donald Fishel, 1971) Laura Ritter Opening hymn – It is Well with My Soul, (Spafford, […]



The Gathering / The Scattering

Note:  Although announced in this podcast, the Easter Drive-In Service is canceled.   Please worship with us online here and celebrate the risen Lord next week!      Scripture reference: Matthew 21:1-9 Musical selections: Prelude – Hosanna Loud Hosanna (arr. W. H. Monk), Laura Ritter Prayer – Kyrie Eleison (Keith Getty & Stuart Townsend, 2010), Laura […]



March 2020

Those Dry Bones

Scripture Reference:  Ezekiel 37:1-14   Music selections — pianist Laura Ritter Prelude — As the Deer Special music — He’s Teaching Me – performing artists Lotus Clapp and Addison Hodgson Special music — Lord of the Dance – performing artist Laura Ritter Closing — To God be the Glory   CCLI streaming license:  CSPL142417  



Give it up!

Musicians:   Ms. Sabrina Thomas, flute, and Ms. Laura Ritter, piano



Expanding the Table

Scripture reference:  John 4:5-42