Author: Anne Laechel

01/24/2021 – Worship Order

GATHERING The Holy Spirit calls us together as the people of God. WELCOME TO WORSHIP THANKSGIVING FOR BAPTISM In the name of the Father, and of the ☩ Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Joined to Christ in the waters of baptism, we are clothed with God’s mercy and forgiveness. Let us give thanks […]

01/17/2021 – Worship Order

Second Sunday after Epiphany / Lectionary 2 GATHERING THANKSGIVING FOR BAPTISMIn the name of the Father, and of the ☩ Son, and of the Holy Spirit.Amen. Joined to Christ in the waters of baptism, we are clothed with God’s mercy and forgiveness. Let us give thanks for the gift of baptism. We give you thanks, […]

This Week’s Announcements

IN-BUILDING GROUP FORMINGWe are forming a group for people who are interested in developments regarding in-building worship at Lord of Life. As the pandemic progresses, we will be communicating and surveying this group regarding their current thoughts regarding in-building worship.  Members of the group do not need to be ready to participate in in-building worship […]

01/10/2021 – Worship Order

GATHERING THANKSGIVING FOR BAPTISMIn the name of the Father, and of the ☩ Son, and of the Holy Spirit.Amen. Joined to Christ in the waters of baptism, we are clothed with God’s mercy and forgiveness. Let us give thanks for the gift of baptism. We give you thanks, O God, for in the beginning your […]

01/03/2021 – Worship Order

Second Sunday of Christmas Gathering Confession and ForgivenessIn the name of the Father, and of the ☩ Son, and of the Holy Spirit.Amen. God of all mercy and consolation, come to the help of your people, turning us from our sin to live for you alone. Give us the power of your Holy Spirit that […]

This Week’s Announcements

Prayer Shawl Ministry – Just a reminder that our Lord of Life Prayer Shawl Ministry is alive and well. We have continued to bless people with our shawls during COVID.  We are in need of additional shawls and Baptism blankets.  If you have already made some and would like to have them picked up, or […]

12/27/2020 – Worship Order

December 27, 2020First Sunday after Christmas WelcomeThe angel said to [the shepherds], “Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ, the Lord” (Luke 2:10-11). As we gather we hear […]

12/24/2020 – Worship Order

Christmas Eve at Lord of LifeDecember 24, 2020 Christmas Carol – O Come, All Ye Faithful Lighting the Christ CandleHope in the midst of trouble. Peace in the presence of chaos. Joy in the company of sorrow. Love in the face of hatred. These are the gifts of the Christ Child. This is the wonder […]

12/20/2020 – Worship Order

December 20, 2020FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT READER: [As you light 4 candles]Light one candle for Love1 Bright candle for LoveJesus brings Love to every heartHe comes. He comes Let us pray, Generous One, Thank you for all of the ways we are loved. Thank you for all of the ways we can love. Teach us […]

12/13/2020 – Worship Order

GATHERING READER: [As you light 3 candles] Light one candle for Joy1 Bright candle for JoyJesus brings Joy to every heartHe comes. He comes Let us pray, Joy-Giving One, Thank you for the ways you accept and celebrate all of who we are. Thank you for the many, many ways you live among us. Teach […]