This week’s service, for the first Sunday of Advent, is led by Rev. Rosie Magee and James McNeill. You can download an order of service at the link below.
Readers: Dorothy and Alastair MacKenzie
Organist and pianist: Alasdair Grant
Technical team: Alison Bruce, Amy Marcham, Susan McLarty, Mary Margaret Scott
‘Advent might not be for me!’ by David Sinclair from ‘To Nativity and Beyond’, Saint Andrew Press, xiii.
Prayers of the People: Prayer of an indigenous church community in Malaysia, Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 1999, p.24.
‘Never Doubt’ song: Words of Margaret Mead with music by Penny Stone. Sung by ‘Protest in Harmony’ www.protestinharmony.org.uk/songs/
Scripture readings: New Revised Standard Version unless otherwise stated.
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2. Fr Lawrence Lew ‘Red Wednesday’ via Flickr CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
5. Holman Hunt: Light of the world, Public Domain, via Wikimedia Commons
Hymns from Church Hymnary 4th Edition
Hymns used under licence from CCLI 247862
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