First Presbyterian Church of Santa Rosa

    Worship Service - January 23, 2022

    If you are visiting our Online Worship for the first time, we welcome you. It is our hope that you encounter God and are enriched by your worship with us. The first video is a continuous worship experience eliminating the need to click on each video individually.

    The format below is designed for you to click your way through each element which together forms a cohesive and whole worship experience.

    Prelude: Adoratio et Vox anglica (from Three Pieces for Organ)

    Théodore Dubois
    John Pavik, Organ

    Celebrating God’s Presence

    Let Us Worship God Together

    Rev. Emily Stockert

    Hymn: Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise

    Welsh folk melody | Walter Smith
    Cassie Carroll and Chris Studer, Vocals
    John Pavik, Organ

    Song: Beautiful Lord

    By Leeland Mooring | Marc Byrd
    Cassie Carroll and Chris Studer, Vocals
    Chris Studer, Piano & Acoustic Guitar
    Eric Rundstrom, Electric Guitar

    Prayer of Confession

    Today’s Worship Leader: Kent Webber

    Assurance of Forgiveness

    from 1 Peter 2:9-10

    Anthem: Don’t Rock the Boat

    Ensemble: Karen Dieterle, Kris Irvine, Chris Studer and David Irvine, Vocals
    John Pavik, Piano

    Proclaiming God’s Word

    Scripture Readings: Leviticus 2:13, Isaiah 58:6-10, Matthew 5:13-16 (CEB)

    Laurie Hartmann is reading scriptures this week.

    The Scripture readings are included in the sermon recording. You may also refer to the passage using this link.

    Sermon: Salt & Light

    2022 Winter Sermon Series: The Call to be A Courageous Christian

    Rev. Emily Stockert

    Questions for Reflection

    Encouraging God’s People

    Hymn: O Master Let Me Walk With Thee

    By Washington Gladden
    Chris Studer, Vocals
    John Pavik, Organ

    Morning Prayer & The Lord’s Prayer

    Rev. Dr. Kent Webber

    Prayer Request

    We are committed to praying for you. Click here to submit your confidential prayer requests to our Director of Caring Ministries.

    Offertory & Questions for Reflection

    This Little Light of Mine
    Music attributed to Harry Dixon Loes, arr. Mark Hayes
    John Pavik, Organ

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    Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow
    From The Presbyterian Hymnal, page 592
    Text © Neil Weatherhogg, 1990 | Geneva Psalter, 1551
    Music: Public Domain
    John Pavik, Organ

    Serving God’s World

    Song: Salt & Light

    By Jan L’Ecuyer | John L’Ecuyer
    Jennie Warmack, Wendy Valle, and and Chris Studer, Vocals
    Chris Studer, Piano and Acoustic Guitar
    Mike VanDordrecht, Bass Guitar
    Eric Rundstrom, Electric Guitar


    Rev. Emily Stockert

    Postlude: Make Me a Blessing

    Ira B. Wilson / George Schuler
    John Pavik, Piano

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    First Kids

    Darcy Fluitt

    Each Sunday links for videos, activities, and discussions are provided to offer you a 20 – 30 minute meaningful family experience custom-designed to the age of your kids.

    Youth Rendevous

    Cory Myers

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