The Messenger - March 2018 - 1
Making Gentle a Bruised World
Join us for special worship on
Sunday, March 4 to hear the
Nepal Team share about their
trip. Communion will be served
at all services; sharing will take
place at 9:30 and 10:45am.
Singing Through the Season
Several guest instrumentalists will enhance our
worship during this season, culminating in a joyous
"And through these days of penitence, and
Easter celebration on April 1. Trumpeters Wilson
through thy passion-tide, yea, evermore in life and Gonzalez and Darryl Stephens, and percussionist,
death, Jesus, with us abide." The fourth stanza of Austin Wagner, will join the choir for the anthem,
this hymn, "Lord Who Throughout These Forty
"To the Lamb on the Throne" by Dan Forrest. The
Days" is a prayer for our Savior, Jesus Christ, to
traditional services on Easter Sunday will conclude
remain with us always. During the season of Lent, with the triumphant sound of Handel's "Hallelujah"
the choirs of Grandview will sing some of the most from Messiah, with the choir and congregation
reflective and meaningful texts of the church year. joining for a sing-a-long of this familiar and muchThe Senior choir anthems in Lent include several
texts by Charles Wesley, a setting of "Ubi Caritas"
by Mark Burrows, (Where there is charity and love, Throughout these fort days, contemporary worship
God is there), and a new anthem by Joseph
at 9:30 promises to underscore our Lenten series on
Martin, "The Weeping Tree."
Salvation with thoughtfully chosen pieces, both new
and familiar, that will musically explore how
On Sunday March 11, two of our choirs will sing
Christian beliefs translate into song. The band will
and ring together as the Grandview Bell Choir
offer traditional hymns with modern arrangements
accompanies the choir on the anthem, "Lord, I
and a variety of instrumentation, including
Stretch My Hands to You." The Grandview Sings! mandolin, saxophone, 3-part harmony, and hand
Children's Choir will sing in worship on March 18
drums. Join us in this season of journeying and
at 9:30 and 10:45am.
music-making. Listen for God who calls - and sings
- to us.