Reflections on Remembering Memorial Day

Service Description

Richard Field and Joan Wheeler will share their thoughts about Memorial Day.

NOTE: This service will be held in person as well as on-line via Zoom ("hybrid"). If you want to attend in person, please review our COVID Guidelines. If you want to attend via Zoom, a link will be sent via our weekly newsletter. If you are not already on our mailing list and want to join this service via Zoom, please send an email to no later than Friday before the service.

ORDER OF SERVICE, Sunday May 29, 2022

“Reflections on Remembering” 

Ringing of Bowl   Debra Morris

Welcome and Announcements   Debra Morris

Gathering Music   Pat Field

Lighting Chalice   Debra reads, Joan lights

Opening Hymn   #107 "Now Sing We of the Brave of Old"

Responsive Reading  #583 Joan Wheeler & Richard Field

Joys and Concerns   Debra Morris

Meditation   "WAGE PEACE" by Judyth Hill (Debra Morris reads)
"WAGE PEACE" read by Judyth Hill

Special Collection*   Debra Morris

Reflection Part 1
"Memorial Day, a Day of Ands"  Joan Wheeler

Musical Interlude   "Arlington" … YouTube

Reflection Part 2
"I Pause, In Reflection"   Richard Field

Closing Hymn   #6 "Just as Long as I Have Breath"

Chalice Extinguishing

Debra Morris reads, Richard Extinguishes

Closing Words: "Prayer of the War Atheist" by Jessica Purple Rodela  (Joan Wheeler reads)

End of Service Announcement   Debra Morris