NextSunday Worship


Dr. Bruce Schoonmaker

  • Dec 30, 2018

    “Let All Creation Praise the Lord!”

    Year C: First Sunday after Christmas Day

    Instructions: Text in bold italic is to be sung. It may be sung a cappella by the preacher or a soloist, or it may be sung by the choir or the choir and congregation. If it is accompanied, please limit the introduction to a single chord or note to give the performers the starting pitch. […]

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  • December 24 & 25, 2018

    The Great Celebration; a Christmas Eve Meditation

    Year C: Nativity of the Lord - Proper I

    Instructions:  Text in bold italic is to be sung. It may be sung a cappella by the preacher or a soloist, or it may be sung by the choir or the choir and congregation. If it is accompanied, please limit the introduction to a single chord or note to give the performers the starting pitch. […]

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  • December 23, 2018

    “God Turns the World Upside Down”

    Year C: 4th Sunday of Advent

    Instructions:   Text in bold italic is to be sung. It may be sung a cappella by the preacher or a soloist, or it may be sung by the choir or the choir and congregation. If it is accompanied, please limit the introduction to a single chord or note to give the performers the starting pitch. […]

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  • December 16, 2018

    “Everything Changed”

    Year C – Third Sunday in Advent

    Instructions: Text in bold italic is to be sung. It may be sung a cappella by the preacher or a soloist, or it may be sung by the choir or the choir and congregation. If it is accompanied, please limit the introduction to a single chord or note to give the performers the starting pitch. […]

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  • December 9, 2018

    "The Birth of Redemption"

    Year C: Second Sunday of Advent

    ‘Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, for he has looked favorably on his people and redeemed them. He has raised up a mighty savior for us in the house of his servant David, as he spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets from of old, that we would be saved from our enemies and from the […]

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  • December 2, 2018

    "The Birth of Joy"

    Year C: First Sunday of Advent

    First Sunday of Advent –  December 2, 2018 Special Instructions: Text in bold italic is to be sung. It may be sung a cappella by the preacher or a soloist, or it may be sung by the choir or the choir and congregation. If it is accompanied, please limit the introduction to a single chord […]

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  • June 25, 2017

    “Shout from the Housetops”

    Year A – Third Sunday After Pentecost

    What I tell you now in the darkness, shout abroad when daybreak comes. What I whisper in your ear, shout from the housetops for all to hear! Matthew 10:27 (New Living Translation) One of the Founding Fathers of our nation, Thomas Paine, said “These are the times that try men’s souls.” This statement still rings […]

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  • June 18, 2017

    “My Soul, My Life, My All”

    Year A - Second Sunday after Pentecost

    I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my supplications. Because he inclined his ear to me, therefore I will call on him as long as I live. – Psalm 116:1-2 As the Lord lives, so I live and so I live in His warmth and love. As God has loved me […]

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  • June 11, 2017

    “Make Disciples”

    Year A – Trinity Sunday – First Sunday after Pentecost

    Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age. Matthew 28:19-20 Scientific studies have established […]

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  • June 4, 2017

    “My Water Is Better Than Your Water!”

    Year A - Day of Pentecost

    “If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water.”  (John 4: 10) On the last day of the festival, the great day, while Jesus was standing there, he cried out, “Let anyone who is […]

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