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Braver/Wiser: A Weekly Message of Courage and Compassion

  • By Rebekah Savage
    A haircut, a cup of coffee, or just an honest “How are you?” can be transformed into a powerful moment between two people living in a hard world.
  • By Karen G. Johnston
    Surrender is the last thing, often the only thing, available. And so we give ourselves to it. We fear it is our end. Sometimes—with grace or luck—we find it is our liberation.
  • By Lisa Bovee-Kemper
    Someone whispered to me, “Can you pray?” All eyes turned to me. I had no earthly clue what to say. It was a profound gut-level panic. It was the moment I learned to speak the truth as best I understand it, and to hold space for it to bloom.

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WorshipWeb: Searchable Worship Collection

  • By Andrea Hawkins-Kamper
    May it be well with you and all those entrusted to our care.
  • By Chrystal Hogan
    We light this chalice to honor our work...
  • By Nick Wilbourn
    We light our chalice this morning in the spirit of gratitude, Thankful for years of ministerial service to this church, For celebrations of...
  • By Celia Thurston
    I light this chalice for all the times you have lit this chalice; For every time you struck the match Or flicked that zapper thing Or...
  • By Marilynne Robinson
    Everyone has petted a cat, but to touch one like that, with the pure intention of blessing it, is a very different thing. It stays the mind.
  • By Phyllis L. Hubbell
    First Reader: We come to you with our hopes and our fears. Will you lead us in building a welcoming religious community, tolerant and...
  • By Gordon B McKeeman
    Ministry is all that we do—Together Ministry is that quality of being in community that affirms human dignity— beckons forth hidden...
  • By Peter Scott Lee
    Leader: We light our Chalice in honor of all those who have served in our ministry. ...
  • By Keith Goheen
    With our words we have given our mind's consent to the letter of this covenant. Now let us come together in the spirit of covenant, laying...
  • By Victoria Weinstein
    Gracious and loving Lord, in perfect assurance of Your presence here we pray your fulfillment of these blessings upon this minister who has...
  • By William E Gardner
    Let us be in the spirit of prayer. In this precious moment in which we set apart and ordain a woman to our ministry, we pause to give...
  • By Susan Manker-Seale
    Much of ministry is a benediction— A speaking well of each other and the world— A speaking well of what we value: honesty love forgiveness...