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Follower of Jesus, Husband, Father, Son, Friend, Volunteer Firefighter, Mission Focused Church Leader, Camp Lover, Change Proponent, Seeking Faithfulness in the 21st Century

Good Morning Church! 1.17.2021 When You Feel Empty

Good Morning Church! 1.17.2021 When You Feel Empty Good Morning Church! Update from Britt Barry Welcome from the Old Saybrook Causeway Opening Prayer “Christ Be Our Light” (ELW #802 Sung by Kim Meadows) Discovery Time: Children of the Light – … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 1.10.2021 Baptism and the Trauma from this Week

Good Morning Church! 1.10.2021 Baptism and the Trauma from this Week Good Morning Church! from the Memorial Garden Prayer of St. Francis Thanksgiving for Baptism “Let us Ever Walk with Jesus” (ELW #802 Sung by Al LaPorte) John 1:29-42 (Read … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 1.03.2021

Good Morning Church! 1.03.2021 Happy New Year! Good Morning Church! Opening Prayer for the Year “He Came Down” (ELW #253 Sung by Al LaPorte) Discovery Time: One Word for 2021 Letter Writing Challenge John 1:1-14 Message “Word of God, Come … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! Christmas Sunday 12.27.2020

Good Morning Church! Christmas Sunday 12.27.2020 “O Come All Ye Faithful” (world premiere by Stockings Full of Coal [Rachael, Tammie, Joe and Geoff]) Good Morning Church! Thanks and Giving “The Friendly Beasts” (Kim Meadows, 12th Century French Carol, Traditional) “Of … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Church!

Good Morning Church! Christmas Eve Special (with pageant) Merry Christmas Church! Opening Prayer “Hark the Herald Angels Sing” (ELW #386) Christmas by the Shore Pageant: Luke 2:1-20; Matt 2:1-12; Isaiah 9:6 Featured songs: “Holy Child Within the Manger” (WOV #638, … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 12/20/2020 Advent 4: Love

Good Morning Church! 12/20/2020 Advent 4: Love Good Morning Church! Welcome from Gillette Castle “Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord” (new song by Al LaPorte) Advent Candles (LiturgyLink: Advent Candles, 2020. online available: liturgylink.net/11/22/advent-candles-hope-peace-joy-love/ “Light One Candle to Watch … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 12/13/2020 Advent 3: Joy

Good Morning Church! 12/13/2020 Advent 3: Joy Good Morning Church! Welcome from Chester, CT “Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord” (new song by Al LaPorte) Advent Candles (LiturgyLink: Advent Candles, 2020. online available: liturgylink.net/11/22/advent-candles-hope-peace-joy-love/ “Light One Candle to Watch … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 11/29/2020 Advent 1: Hope

Good Morning Church! 11/29/2020 Advent 1: Hope Good Morning Church! Advent Candles (LiturgyLink: Advent Candles, 2020. online available: liturgylink.net/11/22/advent-candles-hope-peace-joy-love/ “Light One Candle to Watch for Messiah” (ELW #240, v. 1) Discovery Time “Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord” (new … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 11/22/2020 Give Thanks!

Good Morning Church! 11/22/2020 Give Thanks! Good Morning Church! Welcome and Opening Prayer “O Sing to Our God” (ELW #822) Dedication of the St. Paul Outdoor Chapel Discovery Time 1 Thess 5:12-28 Psalm 95 Matt 25:31-46 Message “He is Lord” … Continue reading

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Good Morning Church! 11/15/2020 Use Your Talent

Good Morning Church! 11/15/2020 Use Your Talent Good Morning Church! Welcome and Opening Prayer “When Peace Like a River” (ELW #785) Discovery Time 1 Thess 5:1-11 Psalm 90 Matt 25:1-11 Message “Let Justice Roll Like Streams” (ELW #717) Apostles Creed … Continue reading

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