Sunday, April 25

Join us Sunday, April 25, as we continue to celebrate resurrection this fourth Sunday of the Easter season. Reading for this service will include a passage from the Gospel of Luke, as well as poetry by Ann Hillman. The sermon by Pastor Lucozzi is entitled “Love Means Showing Up.” Music under the direction of Peter Amidon includes the anthem “We Are Not Alone” by Pepper Choplin, Emma Schneider soloist and “Christ Has No Body But Yours” by David Ogden, Dwayne Johnson trumpet, Patty Meyer organ. Other musical offerings for this Sunday include “No One Stands Alone” by Jimmy Davis, arranged by the Watersons, Martin Carthy and Kate Howard, “Don’t Be Afraid” by John Bell and “Peace I Leave With You My Friends” by Ray Repp. The children’s story for our service is “When I Wished I Was a Boy” written and illustrated by Dave Cutler; background music: Rodney Miller’s “Rolling Ridge/Flying Home to Shelley” from his “Airdance” album. Prayers and concerns for the world and our time are also a regular part of our time together. Everyone is welcome.

Guilford Community Church, an Open and Affirming/ Just Peace congregation of the United Church of Christ (UCC), continues tomorrow with worship online at 10am and on BCTV at 8am and again on Weds morning at 6:30am. The link to the livestream can be found on the church homepage at or on the church’s Facebook page at