Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Litany for Proper 23 - 12 October 2014

Call to Worship 2014-10-12
Proper 23

One: O God, you are our God. We praise your name!
All: You are faithful and sure. You have done wonderful things!
One: You have been a refuge to the poor,
All: And a refuge to the needy in their distress.
One: You have been a shelter from the rainstorm,
All: And a shade from the heat.
One: You even wipe away the tears from our faces.
All: We praise your name!
from Isaiah 25:1-9
                  Call to Celebration by K. K. Hudson-Bates

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Litany for Proper 22 - 5 October 2014

Call to Worship 2014-10-05
Proper 22

One: Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of our hearts
All: Be acceptable to you, God.
One: By the mercy of God, present yourself to God, holy and acceptable.
All: Do not be conformed to this world,
One: But be transformed by the renewing of your mind.
All: Work as one body, sharing generously according to the grace given you.
One: Let the heavens tell the glory of God,
All: And the firmament proclaim God’s handiwork!

                from Psalm 19
Calls to Celebration by K. K. Hudson-Bates

Litany for Proper 21 - 28 September 2014

Call to Worship for 2014-09-28
Proper 21

One: Give ear to God’s teaching!
        In ancient times, God worked marvels in the land of Egypt.
All: God divided the sea and let the people pass through it.
One: In the daytime God led them with a cloud,
All: And all night long with a fiery light.
One: God split rocks open in the wilderness,
All: And gave the people drink abundantly as from the deep.
One: We give thanks for all of God's gifts.
All: God, teach us to live generously and with humility.

           from Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16
Call to Worship by K. K. Hudson-Bates