Windsor Park United Church


Notes on the Notes

  • Notes on the Notes – June 23, 2019

    This week’s theme: Leave Me Alone/Never Leave Me This week’s scripture readings:  1 Kings 19:11-15  Psalm 42  Galatians 3:23-29 This week’s music: “Blest Be the Tie That Binds” (VU #602) “Blest be the tie that binds our hearts in Christian love; The unity of heart and mind is like to that above. Before our Maker’s […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 16, 2019

    This week’s scripture readings: Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31            John 16:12-15 This week’s music: “Come and Find the Quiet Centre” (VU #374) “Come and find the quiet centre in the crowded life we lead, Find the room for hope to enter, find the frame where we are freed: Clear the chaos and […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 9, 2019

    Pentecost / Communion/Picnic Sunday This week’s music: “Over My Head” (MV #88) “Over my head, I hear music in the air (3 times)             There must be a God somewhere.” This gospel song was originally recorded in the 1940s. “Know that God is Good” (MV #104) “Know that God is good (3 times)             […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 2, 2019

    This week’s music: “Praise our Maker” (VU #316) “Praise our Maker, peoples of one family; God is love, God is love! Praise our Maker, peoples of one family; God is love, God is love! Love our Saviour, followers of Jesus; God is love, God is love! Love our Saviour, followers of Jesus; God is love, […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 26, 2019

    This week’s Scripture Readings: Acts 16:9-15       John 5:1-9 This week’s Music: “This is the Day” (MV #122) “This is the day that God has made; We will rejoice and be glad! Singing hallelu! Singing hallelu! Singing hallelu! We will rejoice and be glad! Voici le jour que Dieu a fait; Nous le vivrons dans la […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 19, 2019

    Wake up to God’s Creation! This week’s scripture readings: Revelation 21:1-6    John 13:31-35 This week’s music: “All Things Bright and Beautiful” (VU #291) “All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful In love, God made them all. Each little flower that opens, each little bird that sings, God […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 12, 2019

    Mother’s Day To Live Anew in God This week’s scripture readings: Acts 9:36-43       John 10:22-30 This week’s music: “Are You a Shepherd?” (MV #126) “Are you a shepherd, good shepherd who leads us safely through danger, while calming our fears? Are you a father who shelters and feeds us, shares in our laughter and wipes […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 5, 2019

    Living Easter Day Today! This week’s scripture reading: Acts 9:1-20 This week’s music: “I Danced in the Morning” (VU #352) I danced in the morning when the world was begun, And I danced in the moon and the stars and the sun, And I came from heaven and I danced on the earth; At Bethlehem […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – April 28, 2019

    Earth Day Service This week’s Scripture readings: Genesis 2:4b-17        John 1:1-5 This week’s music: “Mother Earth, Our Mother Birthing” (MV #39) “Mother Earth, our Mother birthing every creature from the ground. Jesus too was flesh and breathing, kin to all that’s green and brown. Sister Air, our Sister lifting every creature born […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – April 21, 2019

    Easter Sunday/Communion This week’s scripture readings: Isaiah 65:17-25      John 20: 1-18 This week’s music: “Jesus Christ is Risen Today” (VU #155) “Jesus Christ is risen today, hallelujah! Our triumphant holy day, hallelujah! Who did once upon the cross, hallelujah! Suffer to redeem our loss.  Hallelujah! Hymns of praise then let us sing… Unto Christ, our […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – April 19, 2019

    Good Friday John 18:1-19:42 Today’s music has been chosen to enhance the Passion narrative of Jesus’ journey to the cross. “Beneath the Cross of Jesus” (VU # 135) “Beneath the cross of Jesus I fain would take my stand: The shadow of a mighty rock within a weary land, A home within the wilderness, a […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – April 14, 2019

    Palm Sunday  A Parade that Matters! This Week’s Scripture Readings:       Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29          Luke 19:28-40 This Week’s Music: “And on This Path” (MV #8) “And on this path, the gates of holiness are open wide… So enter in, the gates of holiness are open wide… Open wide! Open wide! Open wide! The gates […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – April 7, 2019

    Fifth Sunday of Lent 5 Communion I am Doing Something New? Isaiah 43:16-21           Psalm 126                 John 12:1-9 This week’s music: “Like a Healing Stream” (MV #144) “Like a healing stream in a barren desert, Spirit water bringing life to dusty earth, God is trickling through our lives as in a dream unfolding, Promising revival and […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – March 31, 2019

    Fourth Sunday of Lent Getting What We Deserve? This week’s scripture readings:     Joshua 5:9-12           Psalm 32            Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32 This week’s music: “Just as I Am” (VU #508) “Just as I am, without one plea, But that thy blood was shed for me, And that thou bidd’st me come to thee, O Lamb of […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – March 24, 2019

    Third Sunday of Lent Walking with God This week’s Scripture readings:     Psalm 42         1 Corinthians 10:1-13        Luke 12:1-9 This week’s music: “All who are Thirsty” (MV #4) “All who are thirsty All who are weak Come to the fountain Dip your heart in the streams of life Let the pain and the […]

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