Valley Of Dry Bones Presented By Children At First-Centenary United Methodist

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The story of the Valley of the Dry Bones, as recorded in the book of Ezekiel, will be told  by the Children's Choirs Sunday in the 10:45 a.m. sanctuary worship service at First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 410 McCallie Ave.  Participants will enjoy learning the music, adding sound effects and motions, bring those dry bones to life. The opening narration will be presented by members of Cantad! Youth Ensemble.  

Also in the worship service will be an anthem based on familiar words by St.

Francis, "Lord, Make Me An Instrument of Thy Peace." The Chancel Choir with clarinetist Pauline Martin will offer "Prayer Litany," composed by Helen Kemp and arranged by Michael Kemp. Dr. Doug Fairbanks will speak at both the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. sanctuary services on "The Offer We Can Refuse." with text from Deuteronomy 30:15-20. The Rev. Brian Davis will speak at the service at 10:45 a.m. in The Vine on "Money is the Root of All Evil."

 A Middle and High School Youth Lock-In will be Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-22.

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