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The World Turned Upside Down 10-04-2020

“The World Turned Upside Down,” the sermon by pulpit guest Joe Karnes. Scripture reference: Genesis 50:18–21. This is part of the “A Narrative Journey” series that follows the Narrative Lectionary from September through the end of May 2021. Podcast includes entire worship service.

Music licensing: The following music is either public domain or used by permission of CCLI streaming license #20126570.

“With High Delight Let Us Unite” (Mit Freuden Zart)
Henry Balcombe
©1993, Lorenz Publishing Co., The Lorenz Corp.

“Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart”
TUNE: MARION
Words: Edward H. Plumptre, (1865)
Music: Arthur H. Messiter (1883)
Public domain.

“We Are Travelers on a Journey”
TUNE: BEACH SPRING
Words: Richard Gallard (1974)
Music: The Sacred Harp, 1844.; harm, Benjamin Briggs, 2009.
Words: ©1977 Scripture in Song/Maranatha! Music/ASCAP (All rights administered by Music Services).
Harm. ©2010 Celebrating Grace, Inc.

“Near to the Heart of God”
TUNE: MCAFEE (1903)
Words & Music: Cleland B. McAfee, 1903
Public domain.

“Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing”
John Wyeth/Arr. Cindy Berry
©2019, Alfred Publishing.

“Doxology”
TUNE: OLD 100th
Tune & text by Thomas Ken (1674)
Public domain.

“A Living Prayer”
Ron Block, composer/lyricist
©2004, BMG Rights Management.

“At the Cross”
Ralph Hudson/Arr. Marilynn Ham
©2019 Alfred Publishing.

“A Mighty Fortress Is Our God”
TUNE: EIN’ FESTE BURG
WORDS: Martin Luther, ca. 1529; tr. Frederick H. Hedge, 1853
MUSIC: Martin Luther, ca. 1529
Public domain.

“Ancient of Days”
J. Albert Jeffrey/Thomas Chesterton
©1992, Lorenz Publishing Co., The Lorenz Corp.

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Sometimes You Have to Laugh! 09-27-2020

“Sometimes You Have to Laugh!” is the 9/27/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant. Scripture reference: Genesis 30:14–24. This is part of the “A Narrative Journey” series that will follow the Narrative Lectionary from September 13 through the end of May 2021.

Music Licensing: The following music is used by permission under CCLI license #20126570:

“I Stand at the Threshold” (Arioso)
(Sinfonia to Cantata No. 156)
J.S. Bach / E. Power Biggs
©1945, H.W. Gray Co.

“Baptized in Water”
TUNE: BUNESSAN
Words: Michael Saward (1981)
Music: Trad. Gaelic melody; harm. Mark Edwards
Words ©1982 The Jubilante Group (Admin. Hope Publishing Co)
Harm. ©2010 Celebrating Grace, Inc.

“Glory Be To The Father”
TUNE: GLORIA PATRI (GREATOREX)
Words: Anonymous, 4th cent.
Music: Henry W. Greatorex, 1851
Public domain.

“We Praise Thee, O God”
TUNE: REVIVE US AGAIN.
Words: William P. Mackay, 1863.
Music: John J. Husband, 1815.
Public domain.

“O Come Little Children”
Folk tune (public domain) arr. by Evelyn Falen.
©2020, Evelyn Falen, used by permission.

“Come, Holy Spirit, Dove Divine”
TUNE: MARYTON
Words: Adoniram Judson (1829, alt)
Music: H. Percy Smith (1874)
Public domain.

“Von fremden Ländern und Menschen” (Of Foreign Lands and People) by Robert Schumann
From Kinderszenen Op. 15, “Scenes From Childhood”, 1838.
Public domain.

“Doxology”
TUNE: OLD 100th
Tune & text by Thomas Ken (1674)
Public domain.

“Concerto in A Minor, Op. 3, No. 6, 1st Mvt”
Violin part by A. Vivaldi, arr. T. Nachéz (public domain).
Instrumental accompaniment by Suzuki.
©1980, Dr. Shinichi Suzuki (Alfred Music, Summy-Birchard, Warner-Chappell)

“Since Jesus Came Into My Heart”
TUNE: MCDANIEL
Words:Rufus H. McDaniel, 1914
Music: Charles H. Gabriel, 1914
Public domain.

“Rondeau” (PBS Masterpiece Theater Theme)
Jean Joseph Mouret/Arr. by Evelyn Falen
©1729, Public domain.
Arr. ©2020, Evelyn Falen, used by permission.

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The World Turned Upside Down

Pulpit guest: Joe Karnes Economic volatility brought on by massive unemployment, a roller coaster stock market and recession. Many people are anxious, uncertain and fearful of what is to come. They feel isolated and powerless to change what is going on. Into this bleak and troubling world comes the promise of hope from our New […]

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Sometimes You Have to Laugh!

Genesis 30:14–24 Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is this. Right now, I want you to find someone in your life to talk to. They may be sitting next to you on the couch. They may be 8 states away, but you know that they will pick up the phone. Pick a friend, […]

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The Messiness of Faith 09-20-2020

“The Messiness of Faith,” the 9/20/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant, which is based on the week’s Narrative Lectionary topic, “God’s Promise in Abraham.” Scripture reference: Genesis 15:1–6. This is part of the “A Narrative Journey” series that will follow the Narrative Lectionary from September 13 through the end of May 2021. Podcast includes entire worship service.

Music licensing: The following music is used by permission under CCLI streaming license 20126570:

“To God Be the Glory”
William H. Doane/Donald Hustad
©2000, Hope Publishing Co.

“Word of God, Across the Ages”
TUNE: AUSTRIAN HYMN
Words: Ferdinand Q. Blanchard, 1953, alt.
Music: Franz Joseph Haydn, 1797
Words: ©1953, Ren. 1981 The Hymn Society (Admin. by Hope Publishing Co.)

“We Praise Thee, O God”
TUNE: REVIVE US AGAIN
Words: William P. Mackay, 1863.
Music: John J. Husband, 1815.
Public domain.“The Swan”
Arr. E. M. Pearson.
©1941, Carl Fisher, Inc.

“Precious Lord, Take My Hand”
TUNE: PRECIOUS LORD
Words: Thomas A. Dorsey, 1932
Music: Folk melody; adapt. Thomas A. Dorsey, 1932
©1938 by Unichappell Music, Inc. / Arr. by Unichappell Music, Inc.

“We’re Marching to Zion”
by Robert Lowry / Arr. Anna Laura Page
©2008, Birnhamwood Publications.

“Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow” (Doxology)
Tune: OLD 100th
Tune & text by Thomas Ken (1674)
Public domain.

“My Faith Looks Up to Thee”
Arr. Stan Pethel
©1996, Hal Leonard Corp.

“I Will Be Your God”
TUNE: LLANFYLLIN
Words: Judith A. Fetter, 1984 (Gen. 12.1-3)
Music: Trad. Welsh melody
Words: (also known as To Abraham and Sarah) ©1984 Judith A. Fetter

“Fugue in C Major” (Fanfare Fugue)
Johann Sebastian Bach/Arr. E. Power Biggs
©1971, H.W. Gray Publications (arrangement).

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The Messiness of Faith

Genesis 15 Ruthie knew it was coming. In fact, she didn’t really want to come to the Bible study that night, because she knew exactly where the conversation was going to end. She had felt it building for weeks. It was a new Bible study group, and the women were still feeling each other out. […]

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A Restored Innocence 09-13-2020

“A Restored Innocence,” the 9/13/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant, based on the week’s Narrative Lectionary topic, “Creation and Fall.” This is part of the “A Narrative Journey” series that will follow the Narrative Lectionary from September 13 through the end of May 2021. Podcast includes entire worship service. Scripture reference: Genesis 3:1–8.
Music licensing: The following music is used by permission under CCLI license #20126570:

“Intrada”
Matthew H. Corl
©2000, The H.W. Gray Publications

“All Glory Be To God on High”
Tune: MIT FREUDEN ZART
Text: Nicolaus Decius, 1522; trans. By Gilbert E. Doan, 1978
Music: Bohemian Brethren’s Kirchengeange, 1566; harm. by Heinrich Reimann,
1895 Words: 1978 Augsburg Fortress Press.

“We Praise Thee, O God”
Tune: REVIVE US AGAIN.
Words: William P. Mackay, 1863.
Music: John J. Husband, 1815.
Public domain.

“God Who Made Us, Christ Who Calls Us”
Tune: GALILEE
Words: Terry W. York, 2006
Music: William H. Jude, 1874
©2010 George W. Truett Theological Seminary, Baylor University (words)

“Take Time to Be Holy”
by George C. Stebbins/arr. by Tom Fettke
©2004 Alfred Music Publishing Co.

“Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow” (Doxology)
Tune: OLD 100th
Tune & text by Thomas Ken (1674)
Public domain.

“Make Room”
Words & Music by Kyle Matthews
©2000 Kyle Matthews/BMG Songs, Inc./Above The Rim Music/ASCAP.

“For the Healing of the Nations”
Tune: CWM RHONDDA
Words:  Fred Kaan, 1965
Music: John Hughes, 1907
©1968 Hope Music Publishing Co. (words)

“Intrada Festiva”
Dale Wood
©1998, The Sacred Music Press

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A Restored Innocence

  Genesis 3:1–8 Jeff and Janet Savage are two of the most beautiful, gracious, hospitable people I know. Last summer, one of the highlights of our sabbatical as a family was to spend time in their retreat space in the hills of Oregon. For two weeks, we rested and relaxed in the separate apartment attached […]

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Stewards of Eden 08-16-2020

“Stewards of Eden,” the 8/16/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant, and the 3rd sermon in the August/September worship series, “A Season of Creation.” Scripture reference: Genesis 2:4b–15. Podcast includes entire worship service.

Music licensing: The music in this podcast is used by permission of CCLI streaming license #20126570:

“The Mountains Shall Sing”
Dale Wood
©1996 The Sacred Music Press

“Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee”
Tune: “HYMN OF JOY”
Text: Henry van Dyke (1907)
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven (1824); Harm. Edward Hodges (1864)
Public domain.

“Creation Sings”
Tune & Text: CREATION SINGS, by Keith Getty, Stuart Towend, & Kristyn Getty (2008).
©2008 ThankYou Music (Admin. by EMI CMG Publishing)

“For the Beauty of Meadows”
Tune: EXPRESSION Alt. ST. DENIO
Words: Walter H. Farquharson (1969)
Music: The Sacred Harp, (1844) Dwayne David (2008)
Harm. © 2010 Celebrating Grace, Inc.

“On the Wind of Spirit,”
Mark Hayes
©2016, Lorenz Publishing Co.

“How Great Thou Art”
Mark Hayes
Swedish Melody/Arr. Fred Bock/Choral arr. Dick Bolks
©1953, Stuart K. Hine. Assigned to Manna Music, Inc.
©1955, Manna Music.
This arr. ©1971, 2004, Manna Music, Inc.

“Creator God, We Give You Thanks”
Tune: CANONBURY
Text: Betty Anne J. Arner (1973)
Music: Robert Schumann (1839)
© Text, 1973 The Hymn Society (Admin by Hope Publishing Company)

“Maestoso Postludium”
C. W. Gluck/Arr. Rick Parks
©1993, Lilenas Publishing Co.

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Helping a Hurting Friend: Challenges of Family Relationships 06-21-2020

“Helping a Hurting Friend: Challenges of Family Relationships,” the 6/21/2020 sermon with Pastor Matt Sturtevant and Nancy Anderson Bonner, Licensed Specialist in Clinical Social Work. Scripture reference: Genesis 26:34-27:10. Podcast includes entire worship service.
Bulletin: https://bit.ly/2YTbCcG

 

The following music is used by permission under CCLI license #20126570.

“Guide Me Ever, Great Redeemer”
Dale Wood
(c) MCMLXXXIX, The Sacred Music Press

“Eternal Father, Strong to Save”
Words: William Whiting (1860)
Music: John B. Dykes (1861)
Tune: MELITA
Public Domain

“Celtic Alleluia”
Fintan O’Carroll/Christopher Walker
(c) 1985, 1996, Fintan O’Carroll and Christopher Walker
Published by OCP Publications

“Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus”
Words: Louisa M.R. Stead 1882
Music: William J. Kirkpatrick, 1882
Tune: TRUST IN JESUS
Public Domain

“I Could Sing of Your Love Forever”
Martin Smith
Arranged Phillip Keveren
(c) 2002 CURIOUS?MUSIC (PRS), Admin. In the U.S. by BIRDWING MUSIC, d/b/a of EMI CHRISTIAN MUSIC PUBLISHING

“Be Thou My Vision”
Arranged by Richard Walters
(c) 1993, Hal Leonard Publishing Co.

“Would You Bless Our Homes and Families”
Words: Walter H. Farquharson (1974)
Music: Wyeth’s Repository of Sacred Music, Part Second, 1813
Tune: NETTLETON
Words (c) 1974 Walter Farquharson

“With Peace and Joy”
Johann Sebastian Bach
(c) MCMXCV, Lorenz Publishing Company

 

Cover art: Rensig, Everhard (possibly) and Gerhard Remisch. Esau Gives Up His Birthright, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. (from http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl…)

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