For the Beauty of the Earth

Come celebrate our Earth and also hear the reading of a letter from our previous minister and environmentalist, The Reverend Bob Murphy.

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Mutual Aid for Congregations Video

PRELUDE – “Elegy for the Arctic” by Ludovico Einaudi
CHALICE LIGHTING — Rosa Whiting and Julia Withers
HYMN #21 – “For the Beauty of the Earth”
JOYS AND CONCERNS – For the Community and the Earth — Rosa Whiting and Julia Withers
“Imagine” by John Lennon
TIME FOR MEDITATION / SILENT REFLECTION – “Nourished” by Jay Wolin — Wendy Bone
SUNG RESPONSE – Hymn #123 “Spirit of Life”
READING – Letter to the Congregation from Rev. Bob Murphy — David Dow
OFFERTORY — Julia Withers
“Love the Earth” by Elaine Schram — UU Falmouth Choir
RIBBON ACTIVITY — Judy Lynch and Julia Withers
CLOSING HYMN #1064 – “Blue Boat Home”
EXTINGUISHING THE CHALICE by Elizabeth Selle Jones — Rosa Whiting and Julia Withers
BENEDICTION –— Rosa Whiting
POSTLUDE – “This Land is Your Land” by Woody Guthrie — Congregation and Choir

Reverend Bob Murphy’s Letter to the Congregation