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The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.
— Jeremiah 23:5, NRSV
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The Music Ministry of Central Christian Church will present Once in Royal David’s City on Sunday, December 5, 2021 as a part of the 9:30 a.m. worship service.  The performance will featuring the carol montage Christmas Day by Gustav Holst will be accompanied by a chamber orchestra and will feature the Chancel Choir of Central Christian Church with soloists Gabe Adams, Bailey Freeman, Hannah Hall, Irelynn Holst, Margaret Jordahl, MaKenna Wagnon, Nate White, and Zach Zalinski.

November 21, 2021

Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Springfield, MO
Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

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Scripture: John 6:41-59 (NRSV)
Sermon: “Life at the Table”

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“We Gather Together” arr. by Robert J. Powell
Introit – Central Christian Chancel Choir & Vicky Claborn/Organ:
                                “Sing to the Lord of Harvest” arr. by Mark A. Bowdidge

Hymn of Praise – “Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah” Verses 1, 2 and 4, Chalice Hymnal No. 622

“Gloria Patri” Chalice Hymnal No. 36

Prayer Response – “Jesus, Thou Joy of Loving Hearts” Verse 5, Chalice Hymnal No. 101

The Lord’s Prayer – spoken by Congregation

Choir Anthem – Central Christian Chancel Choir & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
                                “Behold the Lamb” arr. by Andy Albritton

Offertory Music – Howard Gayles/Vocals & Keyboard:
“A Gospel Medley” arr. by Howard Gayles
Hymn of Preparation – “All Who Hunger, Gather Gladly” Verses 1 and 3, Chalice Hymnal No. 419

Communion – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Now Thank, My Soul, Thy Master” by Michael Praetorius
Hymn of Invitation – “For the Fruit of All Creation” Verses 1 and 2, Chalice Hymnal No. 714
Benediction Response: “God Be with You Till We Meet Again” Verse 1, Chalice Hymnal No. 434
Postlude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Now Thank We All Our God” arr. by Sigfrid Karg-Elert

Countdown, Backgrounds and Motions are from

Mid-Town Concert Series - November 7, 2021

The Garner Phillips Memorial Organ Concert

Sunday, November 7, 2021 •3:00 p.m.

The Program

*Hymn 25 “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty”        Lobe Den Herren

“Praise to the Lord, the Almighty”                 arr. Michael Burkhardt
Variations for organ duet based on Lobe den Herren

Mark Thallander & Bruce Wilkin, organists

- Honoring the 90th birthday of Dr. Frederick Swann -
“Meditation on ‘Amazing Grace’”                      arr. Frederick Swann
Mark Thallander, organist

“Toccata on St. Anne”                                       arr. Frederick Swann
Bruce Wilkin, organist

- Honoring the 70th birthday of Dr. Charles Callahan -
“Evensong”                                                        arr. Charles Callahan
Organ duet based on two evening hymns: Tallis’ Canon and Ar Hyd Y Nos
Mark Thallander & Bruce Wilkin, organists

“Festival Voluntary”                                          arr. Charles Callahan
Organ duet based on five hymns of praise: Hyfrydol, Royal Oak, Italian Hymn (Moscow), Hanover, and DiademataCommissioned by Terri Harman in honor of Mark Thallander
Mark Thallander & Bruce Wilkin, organists

“Toccata on Hymn to Joy”                               arr. Mark Thallander

“Andante in D Major” MWV W6                         Felix Mendelssohn
Hayden Pyle, organist
Mr. Pyle is the recipient of the Mae Thallander Keyboard Scholarship
“Variations on Coronation”                                 arr. Scott Perkins
For my friend, Mark Thallander, in celebration of God’s faithfulness on the fifteenth anniversary of his accident, premiered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, New York City, on Sunday, July 29, 2018

Vance Bushong & Mark Thallander, organists
Mr. Bushong is the recipient of the Wilfred Thallander Organ Scholarship

- In memory of Paul Cope, Professor of Music at Central Bible College for 35 years -
“Crown Him with Many Crowns”           arr. Bill Fasig & John Innes
Glenda Winkle-Morrow, pianist – Mark Thallander, organist
Ms. Winkle-Morrow was Mr. Thallander’s piano professor at Central Bible College

*Hymn 91 “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!”            Coronation

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