Worship

Traditional. Relevant. Inclusive.

Filled with powerful music and uplifting energy. Whether at 8:45 or 11:00,
you will find a great worship experience here at FirstChurch.

Sunday, April 28
Second Sunday of Easter

8:45 & 11 a.m.
Solus Christus on “Scripture”
Romans 8:26-39
Dr. Andy Stoker preaching

For a PDF of this Sunday’s 11 a.m. worship bulletin, click here.

Live broadband video of worship service available Sundays at 11:00 a.m. CST.

Sunday parking:
Free valet and handicapped parking at the church. Free garage parking in Bryan Tower (at the corner of San Jacinto and Harwood, diagonally across from the church).

 

Music for Worship Services

Thursday, April 18

Maundy Thursday Service – 7 pm

HYMNS: I Come with Joy – DOVE OF PEACE; Jesu, Jesu – CHEREPONI

PIANO: My Shepherd Will Supply My Need – arr. Ron Boud; Grace to You – arr. Mark Blankenship; Tim Effler, piano

Friday, April 19

Tenebrae Service – 7:30 pm

HYMNS: Stay With Me – STAY WITH ME; Depth of Mercy – CANTERBURY; Jesu, Jesu – CHEREPONI

STRING QUARTET/OBOE: Double Concerto, Largo ma no tanto – J.S. Bach; Ave verum corpus K. 618 – W.A. Mozart; Oboe Concerto for Oboe and Strings in B-flat Major, Adagio – Albioni; Verleih’ uns Frieden gnadiglich – J.S. Bach; Nimrod – Elgar; O Sacred Head Now Wonded – J.S. Bach; Tis Finished the Messiah Dies – OLIVE’S BROW; What Wondrous Love is This – WONDROUS LOVE

CHORAL MUSIC: Drop, Drop Slow Tears – Orlando Gibbons; Peter to His Heart Unwise – J.S. Bach; Were You There? – arr. Brian L. Hanson; O Vos Omnes – Pablo Casals; Jesus, Remember Me – REMEMBER ME

VIOLIN: Passacaglia – Franz Biber; Henry Haas, violin

Sunday, April 21 – Easter

9 & 11 am

HYMNS: Christ the Lord is Risen Today – EASTER HYMN; Fairest Lord Jesus – ST. ELIZABETH; Lift High the Cross – CRUCIFER

CHANCEL CHOIR: Hallelujah from Christ on the Mount of Olives – Ludwig van Beethoven/Proctor; Risen Today – arr. Dan Forrest; Hallelujah from Messiah – G.F. Handel

ORGAN: Fanfare – John Cook; Toccata from Symphony No. 5 – Charles-Marie Widor

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Live broadband video of worship service available Sundays at 11:00 a.m. CST.
Video Archive of worship services available here.


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Media Library

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04/21/2019Presence of God
04/14/2019Feeling Pain
04/07/2019Carrying Water
03/31/2019Encountering Others
03/24/2019Getting Lost
03/17/2019Wearing Skin
03/10/2019Waking Up to God
03/03/2019Hoping Against All Hope
02/24/2019Beauty in the Making
02/17/2019Becoming the Hope
02/10/2019Facing the Sacred
02/03/2019Glory Be!
01/27/2019Rise Up
01/20/2019Wrestling With God
01/13/2019By Water & The Spirit
01/06/2019Love Endures Forever
12/30/2018Hide and Seek
12/24/2018Truly Human
12/23/2018Family Christmas Service
12/16/2018Service of Lessons & Carols
12/09/2018Falling to "Peaces"
12/02/2018Surprised by Joy
11/25/2018King Among Us
11/18/2018Do You Love Me?
11/11/2018What Are You Clinging To?