January 3, 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

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445
Scriptures: Isaiah 60:1-6 & Matthew 2:1-12
Sermon: “How Far?”

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude – Mark Bowdidge/Organ:
“As With Gladness Men of Old” arr. by Edwin T. Childs
Introit – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Lisa Christenson/Piano:
                                “Come, Ye Thankful, Raise the Anthem”

The Lord’s Prayer – Jack Briggs/Vocals & Lisa Christenson/Piano:
“The Lord’s Prayer” arr. by Albert Hay Malotte

Anthem – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Lisa Christenson/Piano:
                                “Three Wise Men Traveling” by Gordon Young

Offertory Music – Marvin Murphree/Vocals & Lisa Christenson/Piano:
                                “How Firm a Foundation” arr. by Ronn Huff

Communion – Mark Bowdidge/Organ:
“Pastorale on a French Carol”” by Gordon Young
Benediction: “Gloria Patri” Chalice Hymnal No. 36
Postlude – Mark Bowdidge/Organ:
“Jubilate” by Gordon Young

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December 27, 2020

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

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445
Scriptures: Luke 2:8-20
Sermon: “Christmas in Bethlehem”

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude: “He Whom Shepherds Once Came Praising” arr. by Healey Willan

Hymn of Praise: “O Come, All Ye Faithful” Chalice Hymnal No. 148
Sermon Response: “O Little Town of Bethlehem” Chalice Hymnal No. 144

Offertory Music – Men’s Quartet:
“Who’s That Baby” By Jay Althouse

Communion: “Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella” arr. by Jerry Westenkeuler
Benediction: “Go Tell It on the Mountain” Chalice Hymnal No. 167

Postlude: “Angels We Have Heard on High” arr. by Mary McDonald

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Christmas Eve Service

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445
Scripture: Luke 2:3-14
Art During Hymn:
Lippi, Filippo, ca. 1406-1469. Adoration of the Child in the Forest, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=47893 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: www.yorckproject.de. Birth of Christ, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56352 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chinese_painting_of_birth_of_Christ.jpg. Unidentified Kenyan artist. Nativity, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56354 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/genvessel/537858093. Adoration of the Shepherds, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56355 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Adoration_of_the_Shepherds_-_Matthias_Stom_(Stomer)_-_Google_Cultural_Institute.jpg. Inuit Nativity, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56357 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/azuaje/5321600328. Angels Worship the Christ Child, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56361 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/paullew/6611391645 - Fr Lawrence Lew, O.P.. Schongauer, Martin, active 15th century. Nativity, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56751[retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Martin_Schongauer_-_Nativity_-_WGA21041.jpg. Honthorst, Gerrit van, 1590-1656. Adoration of the Child, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56753 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gherardo_delle_Notti_o_Gheritt_van_Hontorst_-_Adorazione_del_Bambino_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. JESUS MAFA. The birth of Jesus with shepherds, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=48387 [retrieved December 15, 2020]. Original source: http://www.librairie-emmanuel.fr(contact page: https://www.librairie-emmanuel.fr/contact). Le Breton, Jacques ; Gaudin, Jean. Nativity with Mary, Joseph and the New-Born Christ, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=29379 [retrieved December 15, 2020].

Hymn: Silent Night, Holy Night  Chalice Hymnal No.145 v.1&4


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December 20, 2020
Fourth Sunday of Advent

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude: “Joseph Dear, Joseph Mine” arr. by Richard Warner
Introit - Chancel Choir Ensemble: “Our King and Savior Draweth Neigh”

Lighting the Fourth Advent Candle: Bailey Freeman/Reader
                “One Candle is Lit” Chalice Hymnal No. 128 v.4 – Jack Briggs/Soloist
The Lord’s Prayer: Bailey Freeman/Vocals & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“The Lord’s Prayer” arr. by Albert Hay Malotte
Anthem – Chancel Choir Ensemble:
“Love Came Down at Christmas” by Christina Rossetti & Brian Büda
Offertory Music – Lisa Christenson/Piano & Mark Bowdidge/Organ:
“Away in a Manger” arr. by Donald P. Hustad

Communion: “The Snow Lay on the Ground” arr. by Roger C. Wilson
Postlude: “Fanfare on ‘Hark, the Herald Angels Sing’” by Alec Wyton
Hymn: “It Came upon the Midnight Clear” Chalice Hymnal No. 153 v.1&4

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December 13, 2020
Third Sunday of Advent

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude: “Shepherds & Angels” arr. by Pat Pennel – Dorothy Thurman & Carma Weinman/Pianos
Introit - Chancel Choir Ensemble: “Our King and Savior Draweth Neigh”

Lighting the Second Advent Candle: Gabe Adams/Reader
                “One Candle is Lit” Chalice Hymnal No. 128 v.3 – Shayne Piles/Soloist

Anthem – Chancel Choir Ensemble:
“How Great Our Joy” arr. by John Rutter
Offertory Music – Central Handbell Choir:
“What Child Is This?” arr. by Barbara Baltzer Kinyon

Communion: “Watchet Auf” by Johann Sebastian Bach
Postlude: “Prepare the Royal Highway” arr. by Paul Manz
Hymns: “The First Noel” Chalice Hymnal No. 151 v.1 – Soloist: Bailey Freeman
                “Emmanuel, Emmanuel” Chalice Hynmal No. 134

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December 6, 2020 - Christmas Cantata

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude: “Savior of the Nations, Come” by Johann G. Walther
Introit: Chancel Choir Ensemble: “Our King and Savior Draweth Neigh”

Lighting the Second Advent Candle: Riley James/Reader
                “One Candle is Lit” Chalice Hymnal No. 128 v.2 – Margaret Jordahl/Soloist

The Lord’s Prayer: Riley James/Vocals & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“The Lord’s Prayer” arr. by Albert Hay Malotte

CANTATA – The Promise Awaited: with Vicky Claborn/Piano & Larry Graham/Narrator:
“O Come, O Come Emmanuel” arr. by Lloyd Larson – Sung by Shayne Piles, bass
“Christmas Angels” arr. by Lloyd Larson – Sung by Jack Briggs, tenor
“Gesu Bambino” arr. by Mark Hayes – Sung by Sydney Winders, soprano
“I Wonder as I Wander” arr. by John Jacob Miles & Lewis Henry Horton – Sung by Micah Sarina Textor, alto
“Peace, Peace” arr. by Fred Bock – Sung by The Chancel Choir Ensemble

Offertory Music – Bob Thurman/Trumpet & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“Sing We Now of Christmas/God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” arr. by Brant Adams

Communion: “Veni Emmanuel” arr. by Alec Wyton
Postlude: “Sleepers, Wake” arr. by Johannes Weyhmann
Hymns: “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” Chalice Hymnal No. 119 v.1,3 – Soloist: Gabe Adams

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Hanging of the Green - November 29, 2020

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Readers: Bells - Carolyn Deeds; Sanctuary Greens/Christmas Tree - Dana Powell; Chrismons/Paraments - Larry Graham; Advent Wreath – Bev Vestal; Poinsettias – Carol Pyles.

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude: “In Dulci Jubilo: Annoncement” by Eleanor Whitsett
Introit: Chancel Choir Ensemble: “Come, O Long-expected Jesus” Chalice Hymnal No. 125, v.2

Anthem: Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“The Coming of the Lord” by Pepper Choplin

Offertory Music – Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“Benedictus” by Alec Rowley

Communion: “People, Look East” arr. by Dale Wood
Postlude: “Wachet Auf” by Johann Walther
Hymns: “O Come All Ye Faithful” Chalice Hymnal No. 148 v.1&3 – Solos:
                “Hark! the Herald Angels Sing” Chalice Hymnal No. 150 v.1
                “One Candle is Lit” Chalice Hymnal No. 128 v.1 – Solo:

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