Worship Planning Conversation

What do you like about Worship at St. Luke? What would you like more of? Join us for a worship planning conversation this Wed., April 13th, at 1pm in Pastor Janet’s office as we look ahead to worship opportunities for the summer and beyond! ALL are welcome! (You don’t need to have a worship or musical background, just be willing to share your experiences and hopes!) If you can’t make it on Wednesday, but have thoughts to share, contact Pastor Janet! Your feedback is welcome!


MID-WEEK LENTEN WORSHIP Generosity and Gratitude 5 Weeks of Soup, Songs, Stories & Silence

A VERY HEARTY THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE
FOR SHARING THEIR STORIES DURING OUR LENTEN
GATHERINGS! Each one was very meaningful!!
(If your schedule didn’t allow you to join us, here’s what you missed
… – you might want to have coffee with one of these presenters and
hear first-hand how it was for them!
2/17 Generosity and Gratitude…
as well-springs of faithful living
Personal Sharing – Pastor Janet

2/24 Living generously and a gratefully…
in times of challenges, grief, or change
Personal Sharing – Lisa Curtis

3/2 Living Generously and with Gratitude…
in forgiveness
Personal Sharing – Randy Kistler

3/9 Cultivating Generosity and Gratitude for our Neighbors…
in Compassion
Personal Sharing – Kathlynn Hansted Meadors

3/16 Living out of a spirit of Generosity and Gratitude…
in Prayer
Personal Sharing – Judy Simpson-Platts

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE 2016

3/20 PALM SUNDAY – 9:30 AM
We gather outside and join the historic chorus, shouting, “Hosanna, blessed is the One who comes in the name of the Lord!” Enter into the Story of Jesus’ last days on earth.

3/24 MAUNDY THURSDAY – 7PM
We gather to share in Jesus’ last meal and hear again the nature of the kind of discipleship he calls us into. Holy Communion will be served and Foot washing will be offered to those who are interested in experiencing the power of the moment for Jesus’ first disciples.

3/25 GOOD FRIDAY– TENEBRE – 7PM
Under the cover of darkness, the story of the arrest, torture and crucifixion of Jesus unfolds. Come to hear the voices of those who have walked and lived with Jesus. This evening is a somber worship experience of darkness, music and a liturgical dramatic reading entitled, “Facing the Shadows”.

3/27 EASTER SUNDAY! – 9:30 AM
Celebrate the Resurrection of the Living God! Join the ancient refrain, “He is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!” Brunch for all and Egg Hunt for children following worship.

Easter Sunday 2014

Sermon on Matthew 28:1-10 Jesus Christ is Risen  Medieval Easter Chant Sanctus Glorious New Day How Deep the Father’s Love (Palm Sunday) Hallelujah Chorus Christ is Alive 

Lent and holy week

Sermon on Adam and Eve

On John 3 and being “born from above.”

On Exodus 17, water from the rock (also John 4).

The man born blind – John 9.

The raising of Lazarus, John 11. Also, here’s an original arrangement by Bettie Ross of “Panis Angelicus” featuring St Luke members David and Janis on oboe & flute:

Palm Sunday.