Resources on Carol Penner

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Light of the World Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21135 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Worship , Darkness , Light , God's Love Source: Together in Worship This worship resource by Carol Penner offers words of gathering expressing that we come seeking Jesus, the light of the world and asking Jesus to shine in our hearts and kindle His light of love. With You There are No Sides Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21133 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Sin , Racism , Hatred , Divisions Source: Together in Worship This worship resource by Carol Penner offers a prayer of confession acknowledging that we often try to get God on our side but remembering that God, who crossed heaven and earth, has no sides at all.... The Gate of Heaven Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2020/08/the-gate-of-heaven-genesis-2810-17/ Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner Topics: God's Love , Vision , God's Presence , Blessing Source: Carol Penner Carol Penner’s sermon on Genesis 28:10-17 recounts Jacob’s vision when he was in trouble, and proclaims that God is near even during COVID, as God was revealed to Julian of Norwich during the bubonic plague. Come to the Table Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21601 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Love , Bread , Thanksgiving , Covenant Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers liturgy for a communion service. "Come Holy Spirit, feed us with your love that we may be filled with power to love God with all our hearts and souls and minds." Zooming to Bethlehem: A Virtual Christmas Pageant Drama by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2020/10/zooming-to-bethlehem-a-virtual-christmas-pageant/ Drama by Carol Penner Topics: Christmas , Advent , Bethlehem , Children Source: Carol Penner Carol Penner pens a Christmas play called "Zooming to Bethlehem." Script for a full cast is available. Easter Sermon on Jesus' Triumph over Death Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2021/04/easter-are-we-there-yet-john-201-18/ Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner Topics: Death , Resurrection , Easter Sermon , Triumph of Christ Source: Carol Penner Carol Penner’s Easter sermon based on John 20:1-18 speaks of the confusion of Jesus’ followers in understanding his triumph over death. Christians look for and witness to resurrection and hope even in places of persecution. A Child is Born Drama by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21795 Drama by Carol Penner Topics: Mary , Ruth , Samuel , David Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's dramatic reading features first-person statements by 10 biblical characters anticipating, or commenting on, the birth of Jesus. Each statement includes "For unto us a child is born!" (Isaiah 9:6-7). No Taking Sides Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21617 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Love , Peace , Enemies , Divisions Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a congregational prayer that reflects on the fact that God is both on our side, as well as, on the side of our "enemies." May this God-of-no-sides give peace to all. Communion Service - With Thanksgiving Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21600 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Thanksgiving , Lord’s Supper , Blessing , Body of Christ Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a communion service with thanksgiving. "Send your Spirit upon us so that we know that all who eat and drink in this room and around the world are one body, one holy people." Living Water Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21588 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Water , Beauty , Gift , Thanksgiving Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's congregational prayer thanks God for water and uses other symbolic references to water, such as "thirst for righteousness and justice" and confession of "living parched lives." God of Gardens Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21592 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Compassion , Community , Creation , The gospel Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a congregational prayer praising and petitioning our "God of gardens," using language of gardening, growth, cultivating, and more. Life to Life Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21595 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Praise , Life , Creation , Humility Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's congregational prayer celebrates God's creation. "All the world sings, calls, signals, speaks praise to God whose glory grows in all that breathes." Labor Day Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21591 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Work , Sabbath , Rest , Technology Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a congregational prayer for Labor Day, thanking God for work and for rest, and confessing "the times we abuse the gift of work." Extinction of Species: Does Jesus Care? Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2021/03/extinction-of-species-does-jesus-care-deuteronomy-226-7-psalm-10410-23/ Sermon (Complete) by Carol Penner Topics: Worship , Jesus , Creation , Leading Worship Source: Carol Penner In this sermon based on Psalm 104:10-23 and Deuteronomy 22:6-7, Carol Penner laments our failure to be stewards of creation and encourages believers to be more active in creation-care. Mary on Easter Morning Poetry by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21602 Poetry by Carol Penner Topics: Resurrection , Peter , John , Angels Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's poem is a first-person account of Mary Magdalene's experience at the tomb of Jesus, based primarily on John's account of the resurrection (John 20). Road to Emmaus Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21598 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Emmaus , God's Presence , Disciple , Resurrection Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a call to worship invoking Jesus' presence "in your risen power," based on Jesus' promise of presence (Matthew 18:20) and the disciples' walk to Emmaus (Luke 24:13-35). Judas the Friend of Jesus Poetry by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21597 Poetry by Carol Penner Topics: Money , John , Matthew , Repentance Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's poem gives a sympathetic perspective on Jesus' disciple Judas. "It’s easy to hate Judas. But joined together in repentance we are friends forever with Judas through Jesus Christ our Lord." Life to Life Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21777 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Praise , Life , Creation , Glory Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner offers a congregational prayer based on the creation. "All the world sings, calls, signals, speaks praise to God whose glory grows in all that breathes." Great Giver Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21620 Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Prayer , Offering , Thankfulness , Generosity Source: Together in Worship Carol Penner's offering prayer recognizes that "we worship a generous God whose son Jesus was both a gift and great giver." Prayer for Those Seeking Shelter Element of Worship by Carol Penner https://leadinginworship.com/2017/09/prayer-for-those-seeking-shelter/ Element of Worship by Carol Penner Topics: Prayer , Homelessness , Marginalization , Hope Source: Carol Penner Carol Penner offers a prayer for homeless people. "As your children, can we meet and hear stories? Instead of only a handout, can we sit together."