Came Sun/May 6

May 6, 2018 (click to download bulletin)

Sunday 10:00am (click for directions to 2901 SE Steele Street in Portland)


  1. Preludio / Prelude: When Morning Gilds the Sky – Irv Brendlinger, trumpet
  2. Bienvenidos e Invitación a la Adoración / Welcome and Invitation to Worship – Margaret Fraser
  3. Congregational Songs (inserts) Worship Songs
    •  #322  When Morning Gilds the Sky  (#16 Spanish)
    • #98  Great is Thy Faithfulness  (#102 Spanish)
    • Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God  (Round  –  insert)
  4. Scripture: Acts 10:44-48 – Darla Voyce
  5. Message: Hard experiences…are not the death knell of community: they are the gateway into the real thing. – Parker Palmer – Margaret Fraser
  6. Congregational Sing: Come and Find the Quiet Center – Shirley Erena Murray
  7. Open Worship
    • In the silence, open yourself to God and let God guide your thoughts.
      As you listen the Spirit may direct you to share what you have received.
      (For helpful guidelines, see the brochure in the pew rack.)
    • En el silencio calmamos nuestra mente y abrimos nuestro corazón para escu-char la voz de Cristo. Cuando el Espíritu de Dios le guía, usted puede compartir con la reunión. (Para pautas útiles, consulte el folleto que se encuentra en la banca.)
  8. Offertory: Air from Suite for String Orchestra #3, J.S. Bach, Transcribed by Alexander Siloti for piano.
    •  Amen, my Lord, Amen! Amen to questions yet unanswered, to emptiness and loss. Amen to open hands and open hearts, to signs of love. Amen to bought-back people, redeemed and healed and freed. God’s love is like water, ever-running and grass that’s ever-green. Amen, my Lord, Amen! (Macrina Wiederkehr, adapted)
  9. Prayer and AnnouncementsDwight Kimberly

9:50am     Nursery open, childcare available ~ birth through two years

10:30am   Latino Friends Worship meets in the Chapel

10:30am    Sunday School for elementary age children, room 107 (1st & 3rd Sundays)

11:30am    Forum Class: Catherine Griffith leads the Forum class on Ethical Self-  Centeredness? Is Christianity responsible for the environmental mess we’re in?

12:00pm    Latino Disciple Class (All are welcome)