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A full order of worship for the Global Migration Sunday, Advent 1 — Year A (December 3, 2017). 

    Resources:

  • Global Migration Sunday — Order of Worship
  • Global Migration Sunday — Music Notes

Not everyone is up and cheery for the Christmas holidays. Dealing with the death of a loved one, facing life […]

    Resources:

  • Blue Christmas/Longest Night Worship With Those Who Mourn
  • Blue Christmas: A Service of Reflection for the Longest Night
24 Dec

Christmas Eve

This text is used by the pastor while the congregation uses A Service of Word and Table II (UMH 13–15) […]

    Resources:

  • THE GREAT THANKSGIVING FOR CHRISTMAS EVE, DAY, OR SEASON
  • A CHRISTMAS EVE OR CHRISTMAS SEASON FESTIVAL OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS
25 Dec

Christmas

Christmas is a season of praise and thanksgiving for the incarnation of God in Jesus Christ, which begins with Christmas […]

    Resources:

  • INTRODUCTION TO CHRISTMAS SEASON
  • THE GREAT THANKSGIVING FOR CHRISTMAS EVE, DAY, OR SEASON
26 Dec

Kwanzaa

I believe in the Unity of the community of Triune God, the Three-in-One God who creates, saves, and sustains, who […]

    Resources:

  • An Affirmation for Kwanzaa: A 21st Century Africana Liturgy Resource
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Kwanzaa

The Watch Night, or Covenant Renewal Service, has been a part of Methodism since John Wesley first used it in 1755. […]

    Resources:

  • Watch Night of Freedom
  • Watch Night Owlah Service