Worship Aids

Peace Sunday 2014 - Worship Resources

We invite you to celebrate the Second Sunday of Advent (Peace Sunday) with us as "On Earth Peace Sunday" beginning this year. This page has worship resources (including a downloadable "Moment in Mission" bulletin insert) you can use for observing this day with your congregation.

Hymns and Worship Resources

Hymns and Songs in Hymnal: A Worship Book
#134 - Babylon streams received our tears
#137 - Forgive our sins as we forgive
#142 - Brothers and sisters of mine
#226 - You are salt for the earth
#294 - Dona nobis pacem, Domine
#305 - Where charity and love prevail
#310 - How good a thing it is
#322 - Strangers no more
#323 - I see a new world coming

Sample Hymn Sing

[A model hymn sing on the topic "Singing and Proclaiming Peace to a Troubled World" by Nancy Faus Mullen, 2006.  All hymns are taken from Hymnal: A Worship Book (HWB) and Hymnal Supplement (HS), published by Brethren Press]

Welcome and Introductions

Coming to Life Worship Aids

DoveIn response to the 2003 Annual Conference resolution, "A Call for a Living Peace Church," these worship resources were developed by On Earth Peace and the Brethren Witness/Washington Office. You can view each issue here as PDF files.  They are easily viewed and printed on any computer with Acrobat® Reader installed.  A free version of Acrobat® Reader can be downloaded.

Worship Resources on Justice Peace and Wholeness

Worship Resources on Justice, Peace, and Wholeness

I. Websites

John Bell - author and composer for Iona Community in Scotland, writes many resources

Brethren Witness/Washington Office (Church of the Brethren)

Celebrating Peace! Awesome peacemaking resources for children and their families