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Lessons from the Magi

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH JANUARY 2, 2022 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                          WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Welcome and announcements   Call to Worship: (based on Job 38:4-7) The Almighty, the Creator asks: “Where were you when I made the earth? God is the one who determined these things, and we have no clue. We don’t know when […]

Getting Closer: Gift Within a Gift

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH DECEMBER 19, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                                                                                                     ADVENT 4   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Lighting of the Advent Candle (Hope is a star)   Prayer of Adoration and Confession Holy God, you love us with an everlasting love.  You are the great giver and all things come from you.  In this season of […]

Getting Closer: What’s in a Name

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH DECEMBER 12, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                                                                    ADVENT 3, HOLY COMMUNION   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship:  Advent liturgy on joy from PWS&D   Lighting of the 3rd Advent Candle  (Hymn:  Hope is a star 3rd verse)   Prayer of Adoration and Confession God of Grace, You fill us with awe, […]

Getting Closer: Jesus’ Return

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH December 5, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                                                                                                     ADVENT 2   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Announcements   Piano Music Slide   Welcome slide    Call to Worship Peace is the light that sheds understanding. Peace is the promise of God. Peace is found when God’s order and justice are brought to the world. We […]

Being the Church: Baskets, Windows and Vipers

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOVEMBER 14, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship:  Ephesians 1: 20 & 21 All this energy issues from Christ: God raised him from death and set him on a throne in deep heaven, in charge of running the universe, everything from galaxies to governments, no name and […]

Being the Church: Suffering

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOVEMBER 7, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship   Hebrews 2: 9 We see Jesus, made “not quite as high as angels,” and then, through the experience of death, crowned so much higher than any angel, with a glory “bright with Eden’s dawn light.”   Lighting of the […]

God’s Mission

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 31, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram Guest speaker:  Rev. Jonathan Baird   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship    1 Timothy 3: 16 Christ appeared in a human body, was proved right by the invisible Spirit, was seen by angels. He was proclaimed among all kinds of peoples, believed in all over the […]

Being the Church: Wise

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 24, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship: Romans 11:  33 – 36 O the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways! “For who has known the mind of the Lord? Or who has been […]

Being the Church: Integrity

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 17, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship:   Psalm 73: 1 & 25 – 28 No doubt about it! God is good—     good to good people, good to the good-hearted. You, Lord, are all I want in heaven! You’re all I want on earth! When my skin sags […]

Being the Church: Thanking

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                                                                             THANKSGIVING SUNDAY   WORSHIPPING TOGETHER   Call to Worship: based on Psalm 27 With all of God’s people, I bless you, Lord. We join hands in a great circle,     dancing around your sanctuary, God, Singing God-songs of thanksgiving at the top of our lungs,     telling God-stories […]