First United Methodist Church of Ann Arbor

Welcome to Worship!
Sunday, November 29, 2020
ADVENT I
Order of Service

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Opening and closing song
O Tannenbaum
Sophie Kripfgans, tenor saxophone; Alex Kripfgans, alto saxophone; 
Peter Throm, electric bass; Jordan Komoto, drums;
Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, piano

Greeting
Marcos Bacelis and Jean Bush-Bacelis

Welcome & Announcements

Centering Prelude
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake) BWV 645 by J. S. Bach
Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, organ

Responsive Call to Worship
Prayer by Sarah Are
Rev. Nancy Lynn

Lighting the Advent Wreath
Improvisation on “Light of Hope, Light of Peace” by Mark Patterson
Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, piano
Kendra Kerr and Carena Townsend, liturgists

What Gives You Hope?
Video montage

Scripture Reading
Mark 13:24-37
Marcos Bacelis and Jean Bush-Bacelis

Time with the Children
Rev. Nick Berlanga

Introduction to Message
“Come Let Us Dream” English Folk Melody
Jasmine Partridge, violin and Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, piano

Message
“Those Who Dream: Keep Awake”
Rev. Nancy S. Lynn

Come Let Us Dream
Discipleship Ministries of The First United Methodist Church
Margaret Teall, voice, and Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, piano

Offering Introduction
Rev. Nancy Lynn

Offertory
An Advent Prayer for Our Troubled Time
II. Andante moderato from Viola Concerto No. 1, Op. 1 by Carl Stamitz
Wenlong Huang, viola, and Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, organ

Time of Prayer
Written by Ted Loder
Rev. Nick Berlanga

Advent Carol
Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus (UMH #196)
Cindy Shindledecker and Dave Hughes, hymn leaders
Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, organ

Benediction
Rev. Nancy Lynn

Postlude
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake) by Alfred Grundmann
Dr. Naki Sung Kripfgans, organ

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