April 4, 2021 - Easter Sunday

Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Springfield, MO
Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445
Scripture: John 20:1-18
Sermon: “Hear Your Name”

Countdown Music – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
                “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Christ is Alive” arr. by Peter Niedmann
Introit – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Organ:
                                “Christ is Risen!  Shout Hosanna!” arr. by Jeremy J. Bankson

Anthem – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
                                “He Is Risen!  Risen Indeed!” arr. by John Rutter

Offertory Music – Central Christian Handbell Choir:
                                “The Strife is O’er” arr. by Patricia Hurlbutt

Communion – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Alleluia!  O Sons and Daughters, Let Us Sing” arr. by Flor Peeters
Postlude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Easter Hymn” arr. by Robert J. Powell

Hymns:
“Christ the Lord is Risen Today” Chalice Hymnal No. 216 v.1
“Gloria Patri”
“He Lives!” Chalice Hymnal No 226(Refrain)

Countdown, Backgrounds and Motions are from MotionWorship.com
 

Holy Week

Below you will find videos for Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, as well as a PDF of the Stations of the Cross to help you in your prayer and your contemplation of this week.  We hope you enljoy these resources and we hope you all have a good and meaningful Holy Week.

Welcome to Central Christian Church

Good Friday

Music:
“Were You There” arr. by David & Debbie McDonald– String Quartet
“Lamb of God” by Pat Pennel – Vicky Claborn/Organ
“Quiet Prelude III” by Gilbert Martin – Vicky Claborn/Organ
“Pastorale” by Guiseppe Sammartini – Vicky Claborn/Organ
“Sospiri” by Franklin Ashdown
“Prayer” by Rene Vierne

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Art for Good Friday:
1. Petts, John, 1914-1991. Christ Crucified, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 8, 2020]. Original source: http://christianchurchestogether.org/...​.
2. Angelico, fra, ca. 1400-1455. Christ with the Two Thieves, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 8, 2020]. Original source: http://www.yorckproject.de​.
3. Le Breton, Jacques ; Gaudin, Jean. Crucifixion, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 8, 2020]. Original source: Collection of Anne Richardson Womack.
4. Greco, 1541?-1614. Crucifixion, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 8, 2020]. Original source: www.yorckproject.de.
5. Dottori, Gerardo, 1884-1977. Crucifixion, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 8, 2020]. Original source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/midnigh...​.

Backgrounds used are from MotionWorship.com

Maundy Thursday

A look into the act of communion, why we do it and what is it for. Then a short Maundy Thursday service about Jesus washing the Disciples’ feet and the Last Supper.

Choir Song – “This One Table” by Joel Raney

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Washing of Feet Painting– Veronese, 1528-1588. Christ washing the feet of the disciples, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 7, 2020]. Original source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fil...​.

Last Supper Painting– Bouts, Dieric, 1415-1475. Last Supper, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/...​ [retrieved April 7, 2020]. Original source: http://www.yorckproject.de​.

Stations of the Cross

PDF
Graphic for dawn akins payne
Ofh fish drive 2021

Ozarks Food Harvest
Lent Fish Drive 2021

Once again, we are joining with Ozarks Food Harvest for the Lent Fish Drive 2021,  now until April 11th. However, this year things are going to be a little different.  Because of the circumstances we are asking for monetary donations in order for Ozarks Food Harvest to give the best help possible where help is needed.  If you would like to donate, you can do so by going to the Online Giving tab above and following the instructions or you may donate to the church office. 
Thank you for your generous support in the past and the support you will be giving this year.

What to Expect on Sundays
When We Return

PDF
As we prepare ourselves to come back into our building after January, here is a list of all that you will need to understand.  We look forward to seeing everyone there, but please, read the list and understand that everything we do is for the safety and health of our members and all God's children.

Download "What to do .pdf"

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.
— John 20:1 (NRSV)

March 28, 2021 - Palm Sunday

Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“All Glory, Laud and Honor” arr. by Kristina Langlois
Introit – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Organ:
                                “To Him” by Vicky Claborn

Cantata – Chancel Choir Ensemble, Vicky Claborn/Organ, Lisa Christenson/Piano,                                    Larry Graham/Narrator, Michael Olmsted/Script Writer, Dr. Mark Bowdidge/Director:
                                “My Faith Looks Up to Thee” arr. by Walter L. Pelz – Vicky Claborn/Organ
                                “The Palms” by Jean Baptiste Faure – Bailey Freeman/Solo
                                “The Day He Wore My Crown” by Phil Johnson – Gabe Adams/Solo
                                “How Deep the Father’s Love for Us” by Stuart Townend – Sarina Textor/Solo
                                “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross” by Isaac Watts – Choir Ensemble

Offertory Music – Betsy Nace/Flute:
                                “’Adagio’ from the Sonata for Flute and Piano” by J.S.Bach

Communion – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Behold the Lamb” arr. by Lyndell Leatherman
Benediction: “Gloria Patri” Chalice Hymnal No. 36
Postlude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Rhosymedre” by Ralph Vaughan Williams

Countdown, Backgrounds and Motions are from MotionWorship.com
 

March 21, 2021

Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Springfield, MO
Rev. Geoff Weinman, Sr. Minister
Rev. Alyssa Spradlin, Assoc. Minister
Dr. Mark Bowdidge, Choir Director
Vicky Claborn, Organist/Pianist

Christian Copyright Solutions #: 1668445
Scripture: Mark 2:23-3:6
Sermon: “What Has It Become?”

Countdown Music: “Beside Still Waters” by Gwyneth Walker
Prelude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Dear Shepherd of Thy People, Hear” arr. by C.S. Lang
Introit – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Organ:
                                “To Him” by Vicky Claborn

The Lord’s Prayer – Bailey Freeman/Vocals & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
“The Lord’s Prayer” arr. by Albert Hay Malotte

Anthem – Chancel Choir Ensemble & Vicky Claborn/Piano:
                                “Lord of the Dance” arr. by John Rutter

Offertory Music – Lisa Christenson/Piano:
                                “Redeemed, How I Love to Proclaim It” arr. by Mark Hayes

Communion – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Chorale Prelude: Rockingham” by Hubert H. Parry
Benediction: “Gloria Patri” Chalice Hymnal No. 36
Postlude – Vicky Claborn/Organ:
“Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word” arr. by David N. Johnson

Countdown, Backgrounds and Motions are from MotionWorship.com

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