Worship

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Today’s readings reveal that God’s call to us to share in the divine mission for the sake of the world occurs in some very fraught times and circumstances. But listen also for the words of gospel hope. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, January 24, on our YouTube channel and will be available below: 

Worship material for January 24, 2021

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for January 24, 2021:

Ms. Angie has a new message for the children of RELC! Click below to view:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Today’s readings invite us to consider the nature of our varied calls from God to follow, to serve, to lead, to bear witness to Jesus Christ, the one who beckons us in grace for the sake of the world. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, January 17, on our YouTube channel and will be available below: 

Worship material for January 17, 2021

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for January 17, 2021:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

On this festival of the Baptism of our Lord, today’s readings invite us to see how the Spirit present at Jesus’ baptism was also active in the beginning at the creation and is with us also even today. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, January 10, on our YouTube channel and will be available below: 

 

Worship material for January 10, 2021

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for January 10, 2021:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Today’s readings invite us to see with God’s eyes the promise of grace upon grace amidst our pervasive, all-too-human fears of scarcity. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, January 3, on our YouTube channel and will be available below:

 

Worship material for January 3, 2021

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for January 3, 2021:

Ms. Angie has a new message for the children of RELC! Click below to view:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Today we hear the story of Joseph and Mary’s visit to the temple where they encountered the prophetic messages of Simeon and Anna about their son, Jesus. As you will come to know through today’s readings, there are messages for us as well. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, December 27, on our YouTube channel and will be available below:

Worship material for December 27, 2020

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for December 27, 2020:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Now we celebrate the Nativity of our Lord, when God’s word was made flesh to live among us full of grace and truth. Engage this resource for worship at home and accompanying videos as you desire on Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day. God bless your worshipful celebrations at home.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 5pm EST on Thursday, December 24, on our YouTube channel and will be available below:

 

Worship material for December 24-25, 2020

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for December 25, 2020:

  • Choir Anthem: Zebulon M. Highben, “The Lord Shall Come and Not Be Slow”
  • ELW Hymn #272, “Lo! How a Rose E’er Blooming”
  • Solo Anthem: John Jacob Niles, “What Songs Were Sung”, Thomas Mugavero, tenor
  • ELW Hymn #290, "Go Tell It on the Mountain"
  • Choir Anthem: John Huston, arr., “What Is This Fragrance?”
  • ELW Hymn #289, "Angels We Have Heard on High"
  • Solo Anthem: Robert Lehman, “I Sing of a Maiden,” Darwyn Banks, Tenor and Claire and Carole Smith, Flutes
  • Choir Anthem: Robert Lau, “Prepare the Way, O Zion”
  • ELW Hymn #267, "Joy to the World"
  • Anthem Duet: French Folk Song, “Sing, O Sing, This Blessed Morn”, Lee Ann Kostantinov, soprano and Valerie Saba, alto
  • ELW Hymn #295, "Of the Father’s Love Begotten"
  • Solo Anthem: Peter Cornelius, “The Three Kings”, Gary Roebuck, baritone, Lee Ann Kostantinov, Valerie Saba, Darwyn Banks, Tom Mugavero, Clark Person and Robert Verdile, choral ensemble
  • Pastor Linman's recorded Homily
  • ELW Hymn #283, "O Come All Ye Faithful"
  • ELW Hymn #281, "Silent Night, Holy Night"
  • Organ Postlude, Adolphus Hailstork, Toccata on “Veni, Veni Emmanuel”

Ms. Angie has a new message for the children of RELC! Click below to view:

Dear members of God’s family at Resurrection Church,

Today we hear the story of the Annunciation, when the angel Gabriel announced to Mary the good news that she would give birth to the holy child through whom our salvation would come. If you are able, join the congregation with your own worship at home at 10am EST on Sunday or otherwise engage our home worship resources in ways appropriate to your circumstances.

Worship Service

A pre-recorded worship service, complete with readings, Pastor Linman's sermon, prayers, and music will broadcast at 10am EST on Sunday, December 20, on our YouTube channel and will be available below:

Worship material for December 20, 2020

The following have been posted to YouTube; here is the YouTube Playlist for December 20, 2020:

Advent Devotional

Click below to prayerfully read this week’s Advent devotion written by a member of Resurrection Church. There will be a written reflection and invitation to prayer for each of the four Sundays in Advent based on selected verses from each Sunday’s first reading from the lectionary. Many thanks to our members who have generously offered their time, energy and creativity to serve our communal devotions during Advent.

pdfDevotion for the Fourth Week of Advent, December 20, 2020