2.25.24 Order of Service


In Person and Online ~  10 am 

Anthony Concepcion with Reverend Nica Eaton

Singing for Justice – Music Service

Music has always been a shield for social justice. This service will explore music that seeks to unite humanity through peace and love.

Month Theme – Justice and Equity

Processional – #170 “We Are A Gentle Angry People”

Welcome – Anthony Concepcion 

Call to Worship – Reverend Nica Eaton

Chalice Lighting – Reverend Nica Eaton and Todd Hess

Opening Hymn – “The Times They Are A-Changing” by Bob Dylan 

Time for All Ages “Around the UU” An old camp song adapted by Rick Wells 

Manna Collection – Reverend Nica Eaton

Offering Words – Marcy Wingard 

Offering Music – “Like a Mighty Stream ” by Moses Hogan and John Jacobson Performed by The Chalice Choir under the direction of Anthony Concepcion 

Receiving the Offering – Reverend Nica Eaton

Joys and Sorrows – You may write your Joys and Sorrows in the chatbox during the service if you are online. If you are in person please fill out an index card. You can also email your joys or concerns during the week to worship@chaliceuu.org

A Musical Meditation – with Carol Marie Downing’s song “I Am the Calm,” Taught by Anthony

Musical Selections –  

“What’s Going On” by Marvin Gaye, performed by Anthony Concepcion, Ray Moss, Trey Henry and the Chalice Choir

“There But for Fortune” by Phil Ochs, performed by Merlin Snider, Norma Greenberg

“Taxman” by George Harrison performed by Randall Edwards, Pam Bage, Merlin Snider, Ray Moss and Trey Henry

“Abraham’s Light” Written and performed by Merlin Snider with Anthony Concepcion, Pam Bage, Randall Edwards, Deborah Snider, Ray Moss and Trey Henry

Closing Hymns – “Bend the Arc” taught by Anthony Concepcion

“If I Had a Hammer” by Pete Seeger and Les Hayes 

Benediction – Anthony Concepcion

Announcements – Reverend Nica Eaton

Extinguishing the Chalice – Reverend Nica Eaton

Closing Words – Reverend Nica Eaton

Postlude – Anthony Concepcion 

Special thanks to today’s musicians:


Randall Edwards

Norma Greenberg

Nancy Sumers


Pam Bage

Helene Chin

Pamela Denchfield

Anne Ewell

Mary Freed

Noreen Powers

Marcy Wingard


Gary Johnson

Tom Powers

Kirsten Rosselot


Chris Denchfield

Todd Hess

Floyd Martin

Don Parker

Rick Wells

Bass: Trey Henry

Drums: Ray Moss

Guitar: Merlin Snider




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