Resources on Rachel G. Hackenberg

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Peace on Earth Sermon (Complete) by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/12/reflection-for-christmas-day-peace-on.html Sermon (Complete) by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Christmas , Peace , Justice , War and peace Source: Re-Worship A reflection by Rachel Hackenberg on the song of the angels in Luke 2:14, focusing on the lack of peace on earth and calling for renewed commitment to peace. Reflection: Jesus' Final Days Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/03/reflection-jesus-final-days.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Jesus , Witness , Work of Jesus Christ , Jesus Christ's humanity Source: Re-Worship Rachel Hackenberg wrote this reflection on Jesus’ final days on earth. In it she leads us to consider the mind of Christ; pondering how he could leave so much undone to be completed by his disciples.... Psalm 133 Poetry by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/07/psalm-133.html Poetry by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Unity , Psalms , Music , Community Source: Re-Worship This poem by Rachel G. Hackenberg is a revision of Psalm 133 that replaces the oil that runs down Arron's beard with imagery of a pianist reciting a song and a woman brushing her hair. Ordination Best Practices for Ministers, Elders and Deacons Article by Matthew van Maastricht http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/ordination-best-practices-for-ministers-elders-and-deacons Article by Matthew van Maastricht Topics: Ordination , Deacon , Commissioning , Education Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship In this article, five experts from five denominations explain their denominations' ordination theology, polity, history, venues, key elements, and creative options. Links to sample ordination and installation services are also included. Prayer Reflection for Good Friday: Save Yourself! Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/03/prayer-reflection-for-good-friday-save.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Good Friday , Prayer , Passion , Crucifixion Source: Re-Worship Written by Rachel Hackenberg, this Good Friday prayer reflects with awe why Jesus died for us despite knowing our hearts are prone to wander. Jesus did not save himself but saved us by his death. Prayer: Rain Down Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2018/02/prayer-rain-down.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Prayer , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a prayer of petition from Rachel Hackenberg that uses water and harvest themes. Prayer: The Woman at the Well Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/03/prayer-woman-at-well.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Prayer , Holiness , John Source: Re-Worship Here’s a prayer from Rachel Hackenberg, inspired by Jesus’ encounter with the woman at the well (John 4: 5-42). Reflection: After the Crucifixion Poetry by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2016/03/reflection-after-crucifixion.html Poetry by Christine Longhurst Topics: Good Friday , Crucifixion , Holy Saturday , Love Source: Re-Worship Christine Longhurst presents Rachel Hackenberg's poetic reflection for the Saturday after Good Friday. It captures the feelings of despair and abandonment felt on that day. Prayer: To God's Glory Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2016/01/prayer-isaiah-43-2.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Prayer , Glory , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a prayer of commitment inspired by Isaiah 43:2 that commits to walk the path of life to God's glory. It is also suitable as a call to worship or benediction. Epiphany Call to Worship Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2018/01/epiphany-call-to-worship.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Light , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a responsive call to worship for epiphany inspired by Isaiah 60:1-3 that focuses on the metaphor of light. Opening Prayer for Palm Sunday Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/03/opening-prayer-for-palm-sunday.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Blessing , Prayer , Palm Sunday Source: Re-Worship An opening prayer for Palm Sunday based on Luke 19:37-40 that focuses on expressing blessings to Christ. New Year's Prayer: Most of All, O Lord Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/12/new-years-prayer-most-of-all-o-lord.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Prayer , Neglect , History , New Year Source: Re-Worship This prayer of confession would be fitting for the start of the New Year, as we are encouraged to reflect on the lessons we have learned in the past year. Messy Hearts Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/03/prayer-reflection-messy-hearts.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Prayer Source: Re-Worship A prayer reflection inspired by Ezekiel 37:1-3 (Elijah and the valley of dry bones) which asks God to attend to our messy hearts. Prayer Reflection: Unsatisfied Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/01/prayer-reflection-unsatisfied.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Prayer , Rest , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This poem is a prayerful reflection adapted from Isaiah 58:2-3 that considers rest. Prayer: The Mustard Seed Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/06/prayer-matthew-13-32.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Prayer , Church Source: Re-Worship This prayer, inspired by Matthew 13:32, uses the images of roots, blooming, shade trees, fruit vineyards, birds, and artists to call for the strengthening and renewal of the Church and new models of transformation. Good Friday Call to Worship: Broken Apart Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/04/good-friday-call-to-worship.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Good Friday , Nicene Creed , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a poignant call to worship for Good Friday that combines lines from John 1:14 and the Nicene Creed to recognize the death of Christ. Good Friday Reflection: Do You Know? Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/03/good-friday-reflection-do-you-know.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Good Friday , Story , Christ , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a thoughtful prayer reflection for Good Friday inspired by John 13:12 and Luke 23:34 that uses the metaphor of "story" to acknowledge that Christ has done everything for his people. Call to Worship: The Rocks Cry Out Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2014/03/call-to-worship-rocks-cry-out.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Worship , Praise , Palm Sunday Source: Re-Worship Here’s a call to worship that cites the desire of God's people to make a joyful noise of praise. The Mystery is Yours Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2016/11/sunday-prayer-mystery-is-yours.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Prayer , Peace , Mystery , Faith Source: Re-Worship Expressing our struggle in experiencing the incomprehensible God through mystery and contradiction, this pastoral prayer by Rachel Hackenberg takes inspiration from Isaiah 65:17-25 and Luke 21:5-19 in declaring our trust in God's unfailing grace and work. The Possibilities of Love Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2017/07/prayer-possibilities-of-love.html Element of Worship by Rachel G. Hackenberg Topics: Longing , Prayer , Love to God Source: Re-Worship "We pray in the rich fullness of our less-than-perfect love, resting in the fierceness of your holy love." A prayer by Rachel Hackenberg about how imperfect human love points us to God.

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