Languages of Love – February 5, 2023

Languages of Love
Unitarian Universalist Community of the Mountains
February 5, 2023
Beth Karow, Tracy Pepper, Worship Associates

The Languages of Love: How can we expect others to love us in the way we want to be loved when we haven’t quite figured out what that is? Fish, meet water. Water, fish.

Greeting Tracy Pepper, Worship Associate 

Land Acknowledgement Tom Wernigg 

Shenandoah Valley Land Acknowledgement Rev. Jan Onnie 

Song for Gathering There is A Love words by Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker, music by Elizabeth Norton, UUCM Choir 

Welcome Beth Karow, Worship Leader 

Opening Words Know Only That You Are Loved by Rev. Gretchen Haley, read by members of the Lay Pastoral Care Team (Tom Wernigg, Corrie Silva, George Dunstan, Carol Richey) 

Lighting of the Chalice The Names of Love by Reverend Scott Tayler, read by Rev. Jan Onnie  

Wisdom for All Ages My Grandfather’s Apron written and read by Rev. Jan Onnie  

Singing the Children on Their Way 

Joys & Sorrows Beth Karow with Carol Richey, Lay Pastoral Care (LPCT) Team Member 

Music Toby Thomas-Rose, piano 

Prayer & Meditation Beth Karow 

Special Music Immortal Love, performed by UUCM Choir 

Message Languages of Love Beth Karow 

Special Music Gaelic Blessing by John Rutter, performed by UUCM Choir, Tom Wernigg Guitar 

Offering Beth Karow with Stephanie Fischer from Community Beyond Violence

Offertory Toby Thomas-Rose, piano 

Dedication Beth Karow 

Thank you  Beth Karow  

Announcements Beth Karow 

Closing Song Answering the Call of Love #1014  

Closing Words I love you, read by Beth Karow, Tracy Pepper and Lay Pastoral Care Team 

Community Benediction / Extinguishing of the Chalice   

Music for Going Forth