Welcome to First Presbyterian Sterling Online!
*Prelude with Erik & Nicole
Each day holds a surprise. But only if we expect it can we see, hear, or feel it when it comes to us. Let's not be afraid to receive each day's surprise, whether it comes to us as sorrow or as joy. It will open a new place in our hearts, a place where we can welcome new friends and celebrate more fully our shared humanity. -- Henri Nouwen
*Call to Worship
Leader: Risen Savior, on the road to Emmaus, you walked with the travelers.
People: Walk alongside us, now.
Leader: As you walked with them, you interpreted the stories of yourself.
People: Let the light of your presence illuminate our worship.
Leader: They did not know you, Jesus, until you broke the bread with them.
People: Open our eyes to your presence, and kindle anew in us the joy of…