First Parish Church Manchester by the Sea Sunday, November 27, 2022
Join us for our music filled worship, stay for the message, and refresh your spirit!
First Sunday of Advent, 10 AM. 10 Central St and streamed on Facebook, FirstParishChurchManchesterMa.
Worship led by Rev. Dr. Llewellyn P. Smith, retired pastor of Mass. U.C.C. congregations in East Milton and West Gloucester and active in our Congregation, singing in the Choir, and chairing and serving on our Education, Nominating, Mission and Executive Committees.
Music led by Dr. Herman Weiss, First Parish Choir, Paul Knox, and Rebecca Shrimpton.
Nov 27 2022 Advent 1 Bulletin
Sunday school meets at the Church 10 AM
Prayers can be requested on our website Prayer Wall, firstparishchurch.org
10 AM Worship Pledge Sunday, Outreach and Service, 10 Central St and streamed on Facebook, FirstParishChurchManchesterMa. All are welcome to join us.
Reflections on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel #116
Scripture readings by Jeff and Sandy Bodmer-Turner
Prayer Poems by Rev. Dr. Llewellyn Smith
The Advent of Our King – Healy Willan (1880-1968)
A Winter Carol – Austin C. Lovelace (1919-2010), poem by Samuel Longfellow (1819-1892)
Recitative and Aria (from ‘The Messiah’, part 1) – G. F. Handel (1685-1759)
And the Glory of the Lord (from ‘The Messiah’, part 1)
God Be with You – Ralph Vaughn Williams (1872-1958)
Hymns We Hail You God’s Anointed, O, Little Town of Bethlehem, Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus
Isaiah 2:1-5, Romans 13:11-14 Mary Ellen Cook
Deacon Ann Heslop