The Worship of God | Pentecost Sunday


Worship begins at 11:00 AM

Participating churches from the ABC/RGR Region

Lake Avenue Baptist Church, Rochester, NY
First United Church of Bloomington, IN
First Baptist Church of Rochester, NY
Peace Community Church, Oberlin, OH
Brockport Baptist Church, NY
Immanuel Baptist Church, Rochester, NY
University Baptist Church, Minneapolis, MN
First Baptist Church, Fairmont, WV
University Baptist Church, Columbus, OH

Gathering

Prelude

Come Holy Spirit, Lord God, Dietrich Buxtehude
Samuel Baker, organ   First Baptist Church of Rochester, NY

Chiming of the Hour

Welcome

Rev. Dr. Sandra Hasenauer,
Executive Minister, ABCUSA Rochester Genesee Region

Passing of the Peace

Worshipers will be automatically placed into a breakout rooms for 1 minute to exchange greetings and pass the peace of Christ.

Call To Worship

Members of region churches,
Rev. Brent Bowden, FBCR

Scripture Reading

John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15
Rev. Jessica Petersen-Mutai, FUCB

Prayer of Confession

Rev. Erica Saunders, PCCO

Hymn           

We Are One In the Spirit, Mendelssohn, Jane Parker Huber,
Voices from around the region,
Directed & Edited by Dr. David Tomasacci

*Children’s Time

Jen Lessard, IBCR

Prayers of the People

Rev. Valerie Gittings, FBCF

Scripture Reading

Acts 2:1-21
Voices of RGR Candidates for Ordination,
Edited by Rev. Dr. Dan Brockway, BFB

Pentecost Reflections

Voices of region pastors,
Edited by Rev. Dr. Dan Brockway, BFB

Offering

Doxology

Voices from the region,
Written and Directed by Rev. Steve Gretz, Greece Baptist Church

Benediction

Rev. Dr. Sandra Hasenauer

Postlude

Come, Creator Spirit, Maurice Duruflé
Samuel Baker, Organist, FBC Rochester