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Living Well: Week 4: Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon and Amy Mellencamp's Testimony
Living Well: Week 4: Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon and Amy Mellencamp's Testimony
First Congregational Church of Burlington (UCC)  From October 24, 2021 10am Worship
16:38
October 26, 2021
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 10.17.21 Living Well: Week 3
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 10.17.21 Living Well: Week 3
First Congregational Church of Burlington, VT (UCC)
17:44
October 21, 2021
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 9.26.21 Living Well: Week 2
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 9.26.21 Living Well: Week 2
First Congregational Church of Burlington, VT (UCC)
16:42
October 21, 2021
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 9.19.21 Living Well: Week 1
Rev. Elissa Johnk's Sermon 9.19.21 Living Well: Week 1
First Congregational Church of Burlington, VT (UCC)
15:57
October 21, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Rev. Bill Neil
Spirit Seekers: Rev. Bill Neil
Spirit Seekers interview with The Rev. William “Bill” Neil  on May 28, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
53:33
June 09, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Andy Barker
Spirit Seekers: Andy Barker
Spirit Seekers interview with Andy Barker on May 21, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
51:23
May 28, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Steve Hyde
Spirit Seekers: Steve Hyde
Spirit Seekers interview with Steve Hyde on April 30, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
58:34
May 06, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Laura Elder-Connors
Spirit Seekers: Laura Elder-Connors
Spirit Seekers interview with Laura Elder-Connors on April 23, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
50:26
May 06, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Lois Farnham
Spirit Seekers: Lois Farnham
Spirit Seekers interview with Lois Farnham on April 16, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:49
April 21, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Doug Viehmann
Spirit Seekers: Doug Viehmann
Spirit Seekers interview with Doug Viehmann on March 26, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
01:00:05
April 08, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Tony Hall
Spirit Seekers: Tony Hall
Spirit Seekers interview with Tony Hall on March 12, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:43
April 08, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Doris Ogden
Spirit Seekers: Doris Ogden
Spirit Seekers interview with Doris Ogden on March 16, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
54:30
April 08, 2021
Spirit Seekers: The Rev. Debbie Ingram
Spirit Seekers: The Rev. Debbie Ingram
Spirit Seekers interview with The Rev. Debbie Ingram on March 5, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
54:20
April 08, 2021
Spirit Seekers: David Lightbody
Spirit Seekers: David Lightbody
Spirit Seekers interview with David Lightbody on February 19, 2021 First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:53
April 08, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Caroline Crawford
Spirit Seekers: Caroline Crawford
Spirit Seekers interview with Caroline Crawford on February 12, 2021 First Congregational Church of Burlington
55:51
March 03, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Charlie Church
Spirit Seekers: Charlie Church
Spirit Seekers interview with Charlie Church on February 5, 2021 First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:08
March 03, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Carol Tandy
Spirit Seekers: Carol Tandy
Spirit Seekers interview with Carol Tandy on January 29, 2021. First Congregational Church of Burlington
53:52
March 03, 2021
Prayers 1.26.21
Prayers 1.26.21
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:00
February 02, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Helen Head
Spirit Seekers: Helen Head
Spirit Seekers interview with Helen Head on January 15, 2021 First Congregational Church of Burlington
56:03
January 22, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Carlanne Herzog
Spirit Seekers: Carlanne Herzog
Spirit Seekers interview with Carlanne Herzog on November 20, 2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
58:42
January 22, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Hilah Clarke
Spirit Seekers: Hilah Clarke
Spirit Seekers interview with Hilah Clarke, Director of Faith Formation on November 13, 2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:33
January 22, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Richard Gagne
Spirit Seekers: Richard Gagne
Spirit Seekers interview with Richard Gagne of Dismas House on November 6, 2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
59:51
January 22, 2021
Spirit Seekers: Becky Levasseur
Spirit Seekers: Becky Levasseur
Spirit Seekers interview with Becky Levasseur on October 30, 2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
55:29
January 22, 2021
Sermon 1.3.21
Sermon 1.3.21
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 1.3.2021 First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:41
January 20, 2021
Sermon 12.20.20
Sermon 12.20.20
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 12.20.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:56
January 20, 2021
Sermon 12.13.2020
Sermon 12.13.2020
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 12.13.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:55
December 29, 2020
Sermon 12.6.2020
Sermon 12.6.2020
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 12.6.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:39
December 29, 2020
Sermon 11.29
Sermon 11.29
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 11.29.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
13:35
December 02, 2020
Sermon 11.22
Sermon 11.22
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 11.22.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
15:55
December 02, 2020
Sermon 11.15
Sermon 11.15
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 11.15.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
19:02
December 02, 2020
Sermon 11.8
Sermon 11.8
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 11.8.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
16:12
December 02, 2020
Sermon 11.1
Sermon 11.1
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 11.1.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
21:11
December 02, 2020
Advent Devotional 11.30
Advent Devotional 11.30
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:08
December 02, 2020
Advent Devotional 11.29
Advent Devotional 11.29
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
06:45
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.27
Prayers 11.27
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:31
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.26
Prayers 11.26
Join us as we pray, using a prayer by the Rev. Jan Richardson Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:49
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.25
Prayers 11.25
Please join me as we pray using practices adapted from the work of Ignatius of Loyola, Shelagh Windsor-Richards and Sarah Gardiner. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:03
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.24
Prayers 11.24
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:20
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.20
Prayers 11.20
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:16
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.19
Prayers 11.19
Using Nan Merrill's interpretation of Psalm 100 as a guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:45
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.17
Prayers 11.17
Using a blessing by the Rev. Jan Richardson as a template and guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:25
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.13
Prayers 11.13
Using prayers from J. Bradley Wigger's "Together We Pray". Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:41
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.12
Prayers 11.12
Using a prayer by Thomas Merton as a guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:39
December 02, 2020
Prayers 11.11
Prayers 11.11
Using prayers adapted from Heidi C. Heath and Nadia Bolz-Weber. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:45
November 12, 2020
Prayers 11.10
Prayers 11.10
Using a meditation by Jack Kornfield (jackkornfield.com). Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:38
November 12, 2020
Prayers 11.6
Prayers 11.6
Using prayers from the Clergy Emergency League Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:60
November 12, 2020
Prayers 11.5
Prayers 11.5
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:03
November 07, 2020
Prayers 11.4
Prayers 11.4
Friends, join me as we bring our hopes and concerns to God, using prayers adapted from Sarah Quint, Kate Bowler, and the Iona Community. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:48
November 07, 2020
Prayers 11.3
Prayers 11.3
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:60
November 07, 2020
Prayers 10.30
Prayers 10.30
Using prayers by the Rev. Dr. Beverly Dale and Rev. Stephen Fearing as a template Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:58
November 07, 2020
Prayers 10.29
Prayers 10.29
Using prayers from "Imaging the Word, Volume 1": prayers by Jann Cather Weaver and Diann Neu Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:03
November 07, 2020
Prayers 10.28
Prayers 10.28
Join us now in prayer, using the words of Hildegard von Bingen Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
05:57
November 07, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Becky Holt
Spirit Seekers: Becky Holt
First Congregational Church of Burlington
58:11
October 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Steve Fuchs
Spirit Seekers: Steve Fuchs
First Congregational Church of Burlington
51:53
October 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Hannah Sachs
Spirit Seekers: Hannah Sachs
First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:02
October 28, 2020
Sermon 10.25
Sermon 10.25
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 10.25.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
17:04
October 27, 2020
Sermon 10.18
Sermon 10.18
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 10.18.2020 Faith & Civic Life Week 4 First Congregational Church of Burlington
22:18
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.27
Prayers 10.27
Using a prayer by Dietrich Bonhoeffer to guide us. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:43
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.23
Prayers 10.23
Praying with the recent prayers of the fabulous Rev. Nadia Bolz Webber Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:19
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.22
Prayers 10.22
Using 1 Corinthians 12:4-14 for meditation. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:41
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.21
Prayers 10.21
Join us as we pray using a blessing adapted from Sarah Bessey. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:35
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.20
Prayers 10.20
Using portions of a meditation Adapted from Work That Reconnects Practices Eco-Milling and Harvesting the Gifts of the Ancestors by Constance Washburn Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:00
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.16
Prayers 10.16
Using a prayer for dialogue by Armella Sonntag as a guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:44
October 27, 2020
Prayers 10.15
Prayers 10.15
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:18
October 27, 2020
Sermon 10.11
Sermon 10.11
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 10.11.2020 Faith & Civic Life Week 3 First Congregational Church of Burlington
24:33
October 15, 2020
Sermon 10.4
Sermon 10.4
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 10.4.2020 Faith & Civic Life Week 2 First Congregational Church of Burlington
19:39
October 15, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Lucy Samara
Spirit Seekers: Lucy Samara
Spirit Seekers: Lucy Samara interviewed by David Neiweem First Congregational Church of Burlington
59:51
October 15, 2020
Prayers 10.14
Prayers 10.14
Join us as we pray using prayers adapted from Isaac Wardell with Sandra McCracken. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:20
October 14, 2020
Prayers 10.9
Prayers 10.9
Using "Fire" and "Trough" by Judy Brown as inspiration. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:32
October 14, 2020
Prayers 10.8
Prayers 10.8
Using prayers by the Rev. Philipps Brooks, and Augustine. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:05
October 14, 2020
Sermon 9.27
Sermon 9.27
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 9.27.2020 Faith & Civic Life Week 1 First Congregational Church of Burlington
17:44
October 08, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Anne Tewksbury-Frye
Spirit Seekers: Anne Tewksbury-Frye
First Congregational Church of Burlington
53:55
October 08, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Wanda Hines
Spirit Seekers: Wanda Hines
First Congregational Church of Burlington
55:35
October 08, 2020
Prayers 10.7
Prayers 10.7
Using a prayerful meditation adapted from Lauren Peters and a prayer from Thomas Merton. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:42
October 08, 2020
Prayers 10.6
Prayers 10.6
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:06
October 08, 2020
Prayers 10.2
Prayers 10.2
Using a meditation on peace by Frederik Buechner (originally from Beyond Words), and a meditation patterned on one by Jack Kornfield: https://jackkornfield.com/meditation-on-lovingkindness/ Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:29
October 08, 2020
Prayers 10.1
Prayers 10.1
Using several prayers of Reinhold Niebuhr as a template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:21
October 08, 2020
Prayers 9.30
Prayers 9.30
Please join us in prayer today, using scripture and prayer practices from Dallas Willard and Brennan Manning. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:39
October 08, 2020
Prayers 9.29
Prayers 9.29
Beginning with a meditation by Fr. Richard Rohr. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:51
October 08, 2020
Prayers 9.25
Prayers 9.25
Using blessings by the Rev. Jan Richardson as template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:18
October 08, 2020
Sermon 9.20
Sermon 9.20
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 9.20.2020. First Congregational Church of Burlington
18:41
September 24, 2020
Sermon 9.6
Sermon 9.6
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 9.6.2020. First Congregational Church of Burlington
13:50
September 23, 2020
Sermon 8.23
Sermon 8.23
Sermon preached by The Rev. Elissa Johnk during our online worship service on 8.23.2020 First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:31
September 23, 2020
Prayers 9.23
Prayers 9.23
Join us today as we pray, using prayers from Kate Williams and Walter Brueggemann. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
06:43
September 23, 2020
Prayers 9.22
Prayers 9.22
Using Nan Merrill's Interpretation of Psalm 25. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:35
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.18
Prayers 9.18
Using the prayers of 19th century philosopher and theologian Soren Kierkegaard as a template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:26
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.17
Prayers 9.17
Using the 23rd Psalm. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:16
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.16
Prayers 9.16
Please join us in this time of prayer, using the words of Howard Thurman and Katy Stenta. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:07
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.15
Prayers 9.15
Using a prayer by Ann Weems, and a blessing by John O'Donohue. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:26
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.11
Prayers 9.11
Prayers on the 19th anniversary of 9/11 using prayers by the Sisters of Mercy, Nan Merrill, and the National Council of Churches. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:37
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.10
Prayers 9.10
Today we will be using music from the Taize community in France, as I explain in the beginning. There will be a pause between songs for spoken prayers. Throughout the time of prayer, I would encourage you to be still, and let the prayers come to you. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:14
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.9
Prayers 9.9
Join me as we pray, using a benediction adapted from Sarah Bessey. Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:38
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.8
Prayers 9.8
Using a meditation on compassion by Jack Kornfield. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:18
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.4
Prayers 9.4
Using a poem by Mary Oliver, and prayers by Norman Habel, David Sorrill, and Sherri Weinberg. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:50
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.3
Prayers 9.3
Using prayers from the Chalice Hymnal Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:45
September 22, 2020
Prayers 9.2
Prayers 9.2
Using the United Farm Workers prayer, and a prayer from "Prayers for Today: for African Congregations" Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:28
September 22, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Patty Thomas
Spirit Seekers: Patty Thomas
First Congregational Church of Burlington
53:33
September 18, 2020
Prayers 9.1
Prayers 9.1
Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
06:10
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.28
Prayers 8.28
Using the prayers of St. Patrick. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:08
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.27
Prayers 8.27
Using a prayer by Thomas Merton. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:55
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.26
Prayers 8.26
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:60
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.25
Prayers 8.25
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:15
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.20
Prayers 8.20
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:25
September 18, 2020
Prayers 8.19
Prayers 8.19
Using prayers from "Feasting on the Word" as a jumping-off point. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:21
September 18, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Janice Clements
Spirit Seekers: Janice Clements
First Congregational Church of Burlington
52:05
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.18
Prayers 8.18
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:59
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.13
Prayers 8.13
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:39
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.12
Prayers 8.12
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:04
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.11
Prayers 8.11
Using the prayers of Teresa of Avila as a guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:57
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.7
Prayers 8.7
Using Nan Merrill's "Psalms for Praying" Psalms 96 and 97. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:54
September 17, 2020
Prayers 8.4
Prayers 8.4
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:59
September 17, 2020
Prayers 7.31
Prayers 7.31
Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:25
September 17, 2020
Prayers 7.24
Prayers 7.24
Hannah Sachs, Director of Creative Ministries First Congregational Church of Burlington
16:19
September 17, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Donna Lee
Spirit Seekers: Donna Lee
First Congregational Church of Burlington
52:40
September 16, 2020
Spirit Seekers: David Neiweem
Spirit Seekers: David Neiweem
Spirit Seekers: 7/31/20 David Neiweem with interviewer Lucy Samara First Congregational Church of Burlington
56:22
August 05, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Libby Ivy
Spirit Seekers: Libby Ivy
First Congregational Church of Burlington
44:40
July 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Don Jackson
Spirit Seekers: Don Jackson
First Congregational Church of Burlington
54:16
July 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Mike Knauer
Spirit Seekers: Mike Knauer
First Congregational Church of Burlington
48:55
July 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: John Floyd
Spirit Seekers: John Floyd
First Congregational Church of Burlington
45:28
July 28, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Kay Ryder
Spirit Seekers: Kay Ryder
Spirit Seekers: Kay Ryder First Congregational Church of Burlington
50:48
July 24, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Diana Carlisle
Spirit Seekers: Diana Carlisle
Spirit Seekers: Diana Carlisle First Congregational Church of Burlington
52:36
July 24, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Cleophace Mukeba
Spirit Seekers: Cleophace Mukeba
Spirit Seekers: Cleophace Mukeba First Congregational Church of Burlington
01:04:22
July 24, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Amy Mellencamp
Spirit Seekers: Amy Mellencamp
6/5 Spirit Seekers: Amy Mellencamp interviewed by John Floyd First Congregational Church of Burlington
57:55
July 23, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Ann Vivian
Spirit Seekers: Ann Vivian
5/29 Spirit Seekers: Ann Vivian interviewed by Amy Mellencamp First Congregational Church of Burlington
49:02
July 23, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Susan Saunders
Spirit Seekers: Susan Saunders
5/22 Spirit Seekers: Susan Saunders interviewed by Amy Mellencamp First Congregational Church of Burlington
51:30
July 23, 2020
Prayers 7.21
Prayers 7.21
Using Nan Merrill's "Psalms for Praying" - Psalm 74. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:14
July 22, 2020
Prayers 7.17
Prayers 7.17
Using Wendell Berry's reading of "The Peace of Wild Things". As always, please leave your name and any prayer requests you might have. https://onbeing.org/poetry/the-peace-of-wild-things/?fbclid=IwAR2uToowBwLN3zD9TJSs4kFy7B_CddAR8J7qe2AlRHlzXd7g-pWzw8DqcYc Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:28
July 22, 2020
Prayers 7.16.2020
Prayers 7.16.2020
Based on a meditation by Jack Kornfield: https://jackkornfield.com/reconciliation-meditation/?fbclid=IwAR3WAgj9ul7mn1NsY7KOWjua-EMGowr8g4vOxHRi_yQijA5ywjiG-kQx7iI Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:11
July 16, 2020
Prayers 7.15.2020
Prayers 7.15.2020
From the "Upper Room’s" "Guide to Prayer for all God’s People." Meditation by Henri Nouwen’s "Cry for Mercy." Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:26
July 16, 2020
Prayers 7.14.2020
Prayers 7.14.2020
Using a prayer by Julie Gvillo as a template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:23
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.10.2020
Prayers 7.10.2020
Using a prayer by the Rev. Maren Tirabassi. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:43
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.9.2020
Prayers 7.9.2020
Using a meditation adapted from the work of Jack Kornfield, The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness and Peace.https://jackkornfield.com/a-mind-like-sky/?fbclid=IwAR0mPTZHs_6vm4bZKb96_gp3TbmIlGZMqoCGFzFNZTKyo-8rZ0SEjLnSe2o Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:27
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.8.2020
Prayers 7.8.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:19
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.7.2020
Prayers 7.7.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:30
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.3.3030
Prayers 7.3.3030
Using a prayer by Dr. Jim Somerville as a template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:21
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.2.2020
Prayers 7.2.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:33
July 14, 2020
Prayers 7.1.2020
Prayers 7.1.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:21
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.30.2020
Prayers 6.30.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:01
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.26.2020
Prayers 6.26.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:25
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.25.2020
Prayers 6.25.2020
Closing with a meditation by St. John of the Cross on the ever-lasting stream. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:07
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.24.2020
Prayers 6.24.2020
Using a prayer by St. Francis of Assisi as a guide for reflection. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:56
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.23.2020
Prayers 6.23.2020
Using Mary Oliver’s "In the blackwater woods" and "sleeping in the forest" as guides Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:20
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.19.2020
Prayers 6.19.2020
Using adapted Juneteenth resources from the ELCA (!) https://download.elca.org/ELCA%20Resource%20Repository/Juneteenth_observance_0619.pdf?fbclid=IwAR0kSBqfGnwQxpWsmVviip89PrSXu_Awp0p9O94kIbrqlUqAJpyksgnwLqo Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:32
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.18.2020
Prayers 6.18.2020
Using the texts for Psalms 93 and 86 from Psalms for Praying by Nan Merrill. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:11
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.17.2020
Prayers 6.17.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:22
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.16.2020
Prayers 6.16.2020
Using "I want to stop running" from Kenneth Phifer’s book “A Book of Uncommon Prayer” Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:13
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.12.2020
Prayers 6.12.2020
A compilation of prayers by the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:07
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.11.2020
Prayers 6.11.2020
Using adapted prayers of Mother Teresa, and one of her favorite prayers Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:29
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.10.2020
Prayers 6.10.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:34
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.9.2020
Prayers 6.9.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:01
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.5.2020
Prayers 6.5.2020
Using a prayer by Alan Paton and a prayer from "Prayers for Justice and Peace" - both adapted Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
07:51
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.4.2020
Prayers 6.4.2020
Using prayers by the Rev. Kate Braestrup Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:26
July 14, 2020
Prayers 6.3.2020
Prayers 6.3.2020
Ending with a prayer by Jack Reimer. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:37
July 14, 2020
Prayers 5.29.2020
Prayers 5.29.2020
Using a prayer of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Ebenezer Baptist Church and one of the Jesuit author Erin Kast as guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:18
July 14, 2020
Prayers 5.27.2020
Prayers 5.27.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:56
July 14, 2020
Prayers 5.26.2020
Prayers 5.26.2020
Using the Lord's Prayer as a template. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:01
July 14, 2020
Prayers 5.22.2020
Prayers 5.22.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
08:25
July 14, 2020
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Mark Oettinger
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Mark Oettinger
First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:33
May 23, 2020
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Scott Newman
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Scott Newman
First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:42
May 23, 2020
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Adrianne Carr
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Adrianne Carr
First Congregational Church of Burlington
16:41
May 23, 2020
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Caroline Crawford
Good Luck, Bad Luck, or No Luck at All: Caroline Crawford
First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:48
May 23, 2020
Prayers 5.21.2020
Prayers 5.21.2020
Using Psalm 46:1-3, 10 Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:18
May 21, 2020
Prayers 5.20.2020
Prayers 5.20.2020
Using a Celtic Caim prayer, and A Celtic Prayer on Joy from "Hebridean Altars" (1937) (adapted). Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:36
May 21, 2020
Prayers 5.19.2020
Prayers 5.19.2020
Using Psalm 121 from Nan Merrill's "Psalms for Praying" Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:13
May 21, 2020
Prayers 5.15.2020
Prayers 5.15.2020
Using the complete text of Reinhold Neibhur's Serenity Prayer. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:20
May 21, 2020
Spirit Seekers: Bruce Hewitt
Spirit Seekers: Bruce Hewitt
In this episode of Spirit Seekers, Bruce Hewitt is interviewed by Amy Mellencamp Hosted by Communications Coordinator, Lucy Samara First Congregational Church of Burlington
28:26
May 21, 2020
Prayers 5.14.2020
Prayers 5.14.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:58
May 14, 2020
Prayers 5.13.2020
Prayers 5.13.2020
Using the prayer of St. Patrick as a guide for inviting God to join us where we are. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
14:11
May 14, 2020
Prayers 5.12.2020
Prayers 5.12.2020
If you'd like to listen to the full version of Hampton's "Repeating Alleluia" (You should!) go here: https://youtu.be/vVVPfuBSgL8 Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:20
May 12, 2020
Prayers 5.8.2020
Prayers 5.8.2020
Using a prayer by Phillips Brooks. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:13
May 12, 2020
Prayers 5.7.2020
Prayers 5.7.2020
Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:26
May 12, 2020
Prayers 5.6.20
Prayers 5.6.20
Using a prayer of St. Anselm as a guide. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:25
May 06, 2020
Prayers 5.5.20
Prayers 5.5.20
Using a prayer of St. Ignatius of Loyola as our jumping off point. As always, please email pastoralcare@firstchurchburlington.org with your prayer requests. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational church of Burlington
10:27
May 06, 2020
Prayers 5.1.20
Prayers 5.1.20
Using the Prayer of St. Francis. As always, please email us at pastoralcare@firstchurchburlington.org Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:00
May 01, 2020
Prayers 4.30.20
Prayers 4.30.20
Please email us at pastoralcare@firstchurchburlington.org. Today's prayers are using examen resources from https://www.xavier.edu/jesuitresource/jesuit-a-z/terms-e/examens-for?fbclid=IwAR02XwumfnGUwvSpridLy5otU48JLtxQjnxGxIO5ezrP5RWCjaIDYi1sI8I Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
12:24
May 01, 2020
Prayers 4.29.20
Prayers 4.29.20
Referencing: “Peace and Good: Throughout the Year with Francis of Assisi” by Pat McCloskey, for April 29th. Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
10:43
May 01, 2020
Stewardship Testimonies - Caroline Crawford
Stewardship Testimonies - Caroline Crawford
Stewardship Testimony from Sunday April 26, 2020 Caroline Crawford First Congregational Church of Burlington
02:25
April 29, 2020
Stewardship Testimonies- Jeff Comstock
Stewardship Testimonies- Jeff Comstock
Stewardship Testimony from Sunday April 19. 2020 Jeff Comstock First Congregational Church of Burlington
04:55
April 29, 2020
Stewardship Testimonies - Susan Saunders
Stewardship Testimonies - Susan Saunders
Stewardship Testimony from Sunday April 12, 2020  Susan Saunders First Congregational Church of Burlington
05:08
April 29, 2020
Stewardship Testimonies - Charlie Church
Stewardship Testimonies - Charlie Church
Stewardship Testimony from Sunday April 5, 2020 Charlie Church First Congregational Church of Burlington
03:38
April 29, 2020
Prayers 4.28.2020
Prayers 4.28.2020
Referencing Kaitlin Shetler's poem "Fear Not" https://www.facebook.com/kaitlinhardyshetler/ Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
09:58
April 29, 2020
Prayers 4.24.2020
Prayers 4.24.2020
Using words from the Sisters of Mercy (Catholic), and Vern Barnet (UUA) Rev. Elissa Johnk First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:02
April 29, 2020
Prayers 4.23.2020
Prayers 4.23.2020
Using music from the Taize community in France to help center us. First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
12:18
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.22.2020
Prayers 4.22.2020
Earth Day - Using 13th Century Theologian Meister Eckhart's prayers as a springboard for our own prayer First Congregational Church of Burlington
11:11
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.21.2020
Prayers 4.21.2020
Using portions of Wendell Berry's "Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front" in honor of poetry month First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
10:02
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.17.2020
Prayers 4.17.2020
Using Psalm 23 First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
10:38
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.16.2020
Prayers 4.16.2020
First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
10:43
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.15.2020
Prayers 4.15.2020
First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
09:04
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.14.2020
Prayers 4.14.2020
Tuesday prayers, using Rev. Jon Komperda's Easter prayer as a base. First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
10:30
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.9.2020
Prayers 4.9.2020
Using Jan Richardson's "In the Breath, Another Breathing" First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
09:46
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.8.2020
Prayers 4.8.2020
Wednesday prayer, using Ann Weems' "Looking Toward Jerusalem" First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
11:51
April 23, 2020
Prayers 4.7.2020
Prayers 4.7.2020
Tuesday prayer using an Examen for Life During Covid-19, written by Susan Haarman. First Congregational Church of Burlington Rev. Elissa Johnk
14:29
April 23, 2020