Sermons by Rev. Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch

Sermons by Rev. Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch

SOLID: The Beatitudes

Sunday August 2 2020 GatheringPrayer/Come My People (Landry )*DARING Welcome & PrayerRev Jessica Wright Hymn of PraiseHow Firm A Foundation (CCLI 107816)UMH 529 All 5 versesChoir/Orchestra Transition to PrayerScott Horton Song of PrayerUnwavering (CCLI 4669827)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Maxie Moore Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of GratitudeYou Were There (Landry)*DARING Message IntroductionRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Scripture ReadingMatthew 5:1-12 NRSVCasey Caswell 1 “When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the…

SOLID: Introduction

July 26 2020 GatheringChristians, We Have Met To Worship (CCLI 19052)*MJ Wright Welcome & PrayerRev Jessica Wright Song of PraiseGrateful (CCLI 7067558)Resonate Transition to Prayer Song of Prayer Cornerstone (CCLI 6158927 )Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer Rev Maxie Moore Children’s Time April Kwan and Trish Moreheard Gratitude Moment Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of Gratitude Divertimento II Finale (Haydn)**Daisy Miller, clarinet; James Miller, clarinet; Megan Miller, bassoon Scripture ReadingMatthew 7:24-29 NRSVTed Bernhard 24 “Therefore everyone who hears these…

The Greatest Commandment

July 19 2020 GatheringThey’ll Know We Are Christians (CCLI 26997)arr. Vigran/SaavedraPiano: Joshua Vigran; Bass: Jose Saavedra Welcome & PrayerRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of Praise Love The Lord (CCLI 4572938)Resonate Transition to PrayerRev Rusty King Hymn of Prayer Jesu, Jesu (CCLI 3049039 )UMH 432, 5 verses & refrainChoir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Moreheard Gratitude Moment Rev Jessica Wright Song of Gratitude Ain’t a That Good News (Dawson)*Kim Mathews, Cathy McPherson, Addie…

Unlikely Heroes: Philip and the Ethiopian

July 12 2020 Gathering Notturno (Rimsky-Korsakov)Jessica Mingee WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of Praise All My Fountains (CCLI 5925670)Resonate Transition to Prayer Cheryl Esbrook Hymn of Prayer Surely The Presence Of The Lord (CCLI 7909)UMH 328 –2xRev Rusty King Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s Time April Kwan and Trish MoreheadWill and Hannah Horton Gratitude Moment Rev Jessica Wright Song of Gratitude Every Move I Make (CCLI 1595726)Rev Rusty King Introduction to Message: Our Contemporary Hero Rev…

Unlikely Heroes: The Widow And Elijah

July 5 2020 GatheringTrio Brandenburg Concerto (J. S. Bach)*James Miller Family Trio WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseAmerica The Beautiful (CCLI 33368 )UMH 696, v. 1-3Choir/Orchestra Transition to Prayer Song of PrayerGreat Is Thy Faithfulness (CCLI 18723)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeGod So Loved (CCLI 7138599)Resonate Contemporary HeroesRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Scripture Reading1 Kings 17:8-16 NRSVGene Gurley 8 Then the word of the…

Unlikely Heroes: Ananias

June 28 2020 Gathering Praise Him! Praise Him! (Hayes/Allen)*MJ Wright WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of Praise Glorious Day (CCLI 7081388)Resonate Transition to PrayerDawn & Scott Horton Song of Prayer Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (CCLI 4768151)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Maxie Moore Children’s TimeApril Kwan & Trish Morehead Gratitude Moment Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of GratitudeEternal Life (St Francis/Dungan)**Rev Rusty King and MJ Wright Scripture Acts 9:10-19 NRSVDaisy Miller 10 Now there was a disciple…

Unlikely Heroes: The Reluctant Prophet

June 14 2020 Gathering Jeff Black Clair de Lune (Debussy)* WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseO For A Thousand Tongues To Sing UMH 57 – v. 1-6 (CCLI 1369)Chancel Choir/Orchestra Song of Prayer Once And For All (CCLI 7023315)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude Moment Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of Gratitude I Will Go (CCLI 7023046)Resonate ScriptureJonah 1:1-3, 3:1-5 NRSVLaurie Sweet 1 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah…

Unlikely Heroes: A Boy and His Lunch

June 7 2020 GatheringBe Thou My Vision (CCLI 30639)MJ Wright WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseHoly, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty (CCLI 1156)UMH 64, verses 1-4 Chancel Choir/Orchestra Song of Prayer10,000 Reasons (CCLI 6016351)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeConfidence (CCLI 7102614)Resonate Scripture ReadingJohn 6:1-13 NRSVMelinda Cotton 6 After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea…

Unlikely Heroes: Esther

May 31 2020 GatheringOde To Joy (Beethoven)*Rev Rusty King Welcome and Announcements Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch A Message from the BishopRev. Michael McKee Song of Praise Open Up The Heavens (CCLI 6304702)Resonate Hymn of Prayer Spirit Of The Living God (CCLI 23488)UMH 393Chancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan and Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeCapriccio (McChesney)**Kevin Quick ScriptureEsther 4:9-17 NRSVSabrina Fairchild 9 Hathach went and told Esther what Mordecai had said.…

STILL Better Together: WK 6

May 24 2020 Gathering My Faith Looks Up To Theearr. Tom FettkeCopyright 2004 Alfred Music Company MJ Wright  WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Hymn of PraiseGod Of Grace And God Of Glory (CCLI 4530860)UMH 577, Verses 1-4Chancel Choir/Orchestra Hymn of PrayerGoodness Of God (CCLI 7117726)Resonate Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude Moment Rev Jessica Wright/Fairchild Family Song of Gratitude From Heaven Above To Earth I ComeComposer Kathy Moklebust. 2019 copyright Choristers GuildCarillon Bells ScriptureHebrews…

STILL Better Together WK 5

May 17 2020 Worship GatheringNotturno (Rimsky-Korsakov)Jessica Mingee WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of PraiseGod So Loved (CCLI 7138599)Resonate Hymn of PrayerBlessed Assurance (CCLI 2645094)UMH 369, Verses 1-3 & RefrainChancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s PrayerRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright/Dewailly Family Song of GratitudeWitness (Public Domain)arr. Jack HalloranChancel Choir/Piano Scripture Reading John 3:16-17 NRSVDavid Powell MessageSTILL Better Together: Week 5Rev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch SongAll The People Said Amen (CCLI 6518275)Resonate Invitation & BlessingRev…

STILL Better Together WK 4

May 10 2020 Gathering Savior, Like A Shepherd Lead UsRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch WelcomeRev Mary Beth Hardesty-Crouch Song of PraiseYes I Will (CCLI 7105442)Resonate Hymn of PrayerSavior, Like A Shepherd Lead Us (CCLI 24078)UMH 381, Verses 1-4Chancel Choir/Orchestra Pastoral Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer Rev Jessica Wright Children’s TimeApril Kwan/Trish Morehead Gratitude MomentRev Jessica Wright Song of GratitudeYou Are My ShepherdDaybreak Scripture Reading Psalm 23 NRSVRuth Swingle 1 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.2     He makes me lie…