Sunday Morning Music

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

November 12, 2017

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

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.

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.

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


October 22, 2017

20th Sunday after Pentecost
11:00 a.m.

Isaiah 45:1-7; Psalm 96; Matthew 22:15-22

Hymns/Congregational Song
Sing Praise to God Who Reigns Above – MIT FREUDEN ZART
My Tribute – MY TRIBUTE
Proclaim God’s Marvelous Deeds (Psalm 96) – Kenneth Louis
The Kingdom of God – Taizé Community
There’s Something about That Name – THAT NAME
Praise God,from Whom All Blessings Flow – LASST UNS ERFREUEN
O God, Unseen Yet Ever Near – BELMONT
Jesus Shall Reign – DUKE STREET

Choral and Vocal Music
Be Still and Know That I Am God – Tom Fettke
Let All the World in Every Corner Sing – Don McAfee

Music for Organ
Bergamasca – Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654)
Echo – Samuel Scheidt
Christ Lay in Death’s Bonds – Samuel Scheidt
We All Believe in One God – Samuel Scheidt