Sunday Morning Music

J. Michael McMahon, Minister of Music
Kenneth Lowenberg, Organist
Valeria Foster, Gospel Choir Director

November 19, 2017

Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
November 19, 2017
11:00 a.m.

ScriptureZ
Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18; Psalm 90; Matthew 25:14-30

Hymns/Congregational Song
We Gather Together – KREMSER
Glory Be to the Father – GREATOREX
O God, Our Help in Ages Past (Psalm 90) – ST. ANNE
Come, Labor On – ORA LABORA
God, Whose Giving Knows No Ending – NETTLETON
Praise God, from Whom All blessings Flow – LASST UNS ERFREUEN
A Hymn of Joy We Sing – BOYLSTON
Now Thank We All Our God – NUN DANKET

Choral and Vocal Music
In the Lord I’ll Be Ever Thankful – Jacques Berthier
May the Work I’ve Done Speak for Me – Pugh Sullivan, arr. Colin Left

Music for Organ
We Gather Together (Kremser) – arr. Wayne Wold
Now Thank We All Our God (from Cantata 79) – J. S. Bach

November 12, 2017

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost
November 12, 2017
11:00 a.m.

Scripture
Wisdom 6:12-16; Psalm 63; Matthew 25:1-13

Hymns/Congregational Song
Love Divine, All Loves Excelling – BEECHER
Glory Be to the Father – GREATOREX
My Soul Is Thirsting (Psalm 63) – Richard Proulx
How Great Thou Art – O STORE GUD
You Are the Way – DUNDEE
Praise God, from Whom All blessings Flow – LASST UNS ERFREUEN
In Memory of the Savior’s Love – SALZBURG
O Day of God, Draw Nigh – ST. MICHAEL

Choral and Vocal Music
Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying – Johann Sebastian Bach
Keep Your Lamps! – Spiritual; arr. André Thomas

Music for Organ
Wachet auf (Wake, Awake) – Max Reger
Wachet auf (Wake, Awake) – Johann Sebastian Bach

November 5, 2017

All Saints Sunday
November 5, 2017

Unity Service with Music Led by  the
NCCC Gospel Choir and the
NCCC Sanctuary Choir
10:00 a.m.

Scripture
Joshua 4:1-7; Psalm 24

Hymns/Congregational Song
Sing with All the Saints in Glory – HYMN TO JOY
Lord, This Is the People (Psalm 24) – Raymond Wise
Lift Every Voice end Sing – LIFT EVERY VOICE
Praise God from Whom All blessings Flow – OLD HUNDREDTH
Let Us Break Bread Together – LET US BREAK BREAD
We are Walking – SIYAHAMBA

Choral and Vocal Music
In Dat Great Gittin’ Up Mornin’ – African American Spiritual, arr. Jester Hairston
Jesus Is a Rock in a Weary Land – arr. Glenn Burleigh

Music for Organ
Improvisation on “For All the Saints” – Kenneth Lowenberg

October 29, 2017

Reformation Sunday
11:00 a.m.

Scriptures
Jeremiah 31:31-34; Romans 3:19-28; Colossians 3:12-17; 1 Peter 2:4-5, 9-10; John 8:31-36; John 17:20-23

Hymns/Congregational Song
The Church’s One Foundation – AURELIA
God Is Our Refuge and Our Strength (Psalm 46) – WINCHESTER OLD
Amazing Grace – NEW BRITAIN
Praise Ye the Lord, Hallelujah (Psalm 150) – J. Jefferson Cleveland
All People That on Earth Do Dwell (Psalm 100) – OLD HUNDREDTH, arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams
They’ll Know We Are Christians – ST. BRENDAN’S
Sing a New Church – NETTLETON
Praise God, from Whom All blessings Flow – LASST UNS ERFREUEN
One Bread, One Body – ONE BREAD, ONE BODY
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God – EIN FESTE BURG, arr. Michael D. Costello

Choral and Vocal Music
If You Believe and I Believe – John L. Bell
Kyrie Eleison – Russian Orthodox Liturgy
Go Down, Moses – African American spiritual, arr. Albert Blackwell
One Faith, One Hope, One Lord – Craig Courtney

Music for Organ
Ein’ feste Burg –  Johann Gottfried Walther
Ein’ feste Burg – Dietrich Buxtehude
Ein’ feste Burg – Johann Nicolaus Hanff