Nondenominational worship service for Pentecost Sunday

According to the traditional church calendar, this coming Sunday, May 31, is Pentecost Sunday. This day remembers the stunning story of Acts 2, when the promised Holy Spirit descended on Jesus' first followers "like tongues of fire." So, this week's 49-minute video church service focuses on God's Spirit, especially the biblical descriptions of the Spirit … Continue reading Nondenominational worship service for Pentecost Sunday

Nondenominational church service: Memorial Day

This coming Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day, so this week's 49-minute nondenominational worship service for seniors -- now on YouTube -- focuses on the theme of sacrifice. As usual, the service is suitable for older adults with Alzheimer's and other dementias, especially those who are still in social isolation because of covid-19. This Memorial … Continue reading Nondenominational church service: Memorial Day

Nondenominational worship service: Hope

This week's worship service, now available on YouTube, feels timely to me. During all the uncertainty in this covid-19 crisis, doesn't hope seem especially precious and needed? In this nondenominational worship service, designed especially for older adults with Alzheimer's and other dementias, I talk about having hope in God to fulfill his good purposes in … Continue reading Nondenominational worship service: Hope

Online church service for Mother’s Day

Here is this week's video church service for seniors, especially those with Alzheimer's and other dementias, who remain isolated because of covid-19 restrictions. The theme for this church service is Mother's Day! This worship service includes: scripture readingsnumerous sing-along hymns and spiritual songsfamiliar participatory elements, such as Psalm 23 (The Lord is my shepherd) and … Continue reading Online church service for Mother’s Day