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Liturgy, Reflection, Benediction 2020.04.12

Liturgy Dear friends, let us greet this Easter morning,with a deep, restorative breath. Welcome to the passing of darkness. Welcome to the deaths undone.Welcome to the movement of dark clouds.Welcome to the cleansing of hard rain.Welcome to the rot that feeds the green. Welcome to your brothers, sisters, and siblings.Welcome to your friends, neighbors, and coworkers.Welcome to your children, parents, […]

Liturgy, Reflection and Benediction 2020.04.05

Liturgy Meet us, O Christ, in the stillness of this morning.Move us, O Spirit, to quiet our hearts.Mend us, O Father, from yesterday’s harms. From the discords of yesterday,resurrect our peace.From the discouragements of yesterday,resurrect our hope.From the weariness of yesterday,resurrect our strength. From the doubts of yesterday,resurrect our faith.From the wounds of yesterday,resurrect our love. Let us enter this […]

Vox Online Liturgy

Please join us for our first online liturgy on April 5th! We will be live streaming our liturgy on YouTube beginning at 10:30am on Palm Sunday. Greenhouse will continue to be an extension of our liturgy for the younger members of our community. And, we will also continue to celebrate Eucharist as a community. We invite everyone to participate as […]

Rest and Contemplation

To the Vox community,  In Vox’s 14 years of existence, this is the most significant disruption to our weekly rhythm of liturgy. We as a staff miss being together with you all face to face. Know that our love and prayers are with you. This is our hope for us as we finish the lenten season apart in person, but together […]

Vox Liturgy Canceled

Our rhythm of gathering to worship, Pass the Peace, engage scripture, and celebrate eucharist, is an important part of our week. We utter the words “liturgy means the work of the people, and we invite you to care for and serve one another” at the start of every Sunday. We also know that these words hold true beyond Sundays and even […]

Liturgy, Reflection and Benediction 2020.03.08

Liturgy We feel deep inside the bits of shrapnel still embedded in our hearts. We remember broken promises that were once made with earnest sincerity. We feel again for the scars, both seen and invisible, that mark our stories to our bodies. God the Mother, Pull close to you the ones who are numb Those of us who take longer […]

Liturgy, Reflection and Benediction 2020.03.01

Liturgy Gracious God, You invite us to welcome everything that comes to us this day because you know it is for our healing. We welcome all thoughts, feelings, and emotions, all persons, situations, and conditions. We let go of our desire for power and control. We let go of our desire for affection and esteem, for approval, and pleasure. We […]