Worship Experience

  • Our Worship Service starts a little after 11:00 am on Sunday mornings
    • Gathering time begins around 10:45
    • The worship service lasts about 1 hour
    • Mingle time continues
  • Our service is informal traditional
    • Come as you are
    • Please view one of the worship posts for the worship order and to view a service
      • We sing 2 or 3 hymns to a piano
      • We usually have a more contemporary song presented by a soloist
      • We confess the Apostles’ Creed and sing the Gloria Patri
      • We pray the Lord’s Prayer in unison
      • We vary between a pastor prayer or a responsive prayers of the people
      • The sermon is biblically based and is about 20 minutes long
      • We involve people in leading the acts of worship
      • We offer Holy Communion on the first Sunday of the month
  • We have In Person, Livestream, and Recorded service options. Here are some characteristics for each option:
    • In Person
      • Printed bulletin
      • Face to face fellowship and connection with livestream participants
      • Offering collection
      • Can lead an act of worship
    • Livestream via Zoom
      • The connection information is on the worship service post, available on the front page or Latest Services menu
      • Worship order available online
      • Zoom based connection with other online participants and with the in person worshipers
      • Offerings may be mailed to our treasurer or made through the online giving portal
      • Can lead an act of worship
      • Can participate in Holy Communion
    • Recorded Service
      • The service link is on the worship service post, available on the front page or Latest Services menu
      • Worship order available online
      • Access portal is through the website to the Alexander Chapel YouTube channel
      • Offerings may be mailed to our treasurer or made through the online giving portal
      • Can participate in Holy Communion
      • Ability to scan through the recording to replay or skip