Sunday Worship Services

 Sunday, August 29, 2021

Lakefront Worship Service
8:30 a.m. Steele Memorial Bandstand
with the Sacrament of Holy Communion

Lakeside United Methodist Church Service
9 a.m. Lakeside United Methodist Church
The Rev. Karen B. Graham

Chautauqua Community Worship Service
10:30 a.m. Hoover Auditorium
The Rev. Dr. Thomas Long
Supported by Rev. Dr. Bud Cox Endowment

The Rev. Dr. Thomas Long will serve as Lakeside’s Preacher of the Week on Sunday, Aug. 29 This week is supported by Rev. Dr. Bud Cox Endowment.

He will preach at the Chautauqua Community Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 29 in Hoover Auditorium.

The Rev. Thomas Long is the Bandy Professor of Preaching Emeritus at Candler School of Theology at Emory University. A Presbyterian minister, Dr. Long has served churches in Georgia and New Jersey.

He has taught preaching for over forty years at Erskine Theological Seminary, Columbia Theological Seminary, Princeton Theological Seminary, and, from 2000-2015, at Candler.

Dr. Long has served as the president of the Academy of Homiletics and as senior homiletics editor of the “New Interpreter’s Bible.” He has been editor of “Theology Today,” is currently an associate editor of “Journal for Preachers,” and serves as an editor-at-large at “The Christian Century”.

In 2011, he was awarded the Emory Williams prize for excellence in teaching by Emory University, and in 2015 he received Emory’s Scholar/Teacher Award, the top faculty scholarship award of the university.

His most recent books are “Accompany Them with Singing: The Christian Funeral,” “What Shall We Say? Evil, Suffering, and the Crisis of Faith,” “The Good Funeral: Death, Grief, and the Community of Care” (with Thomas Lynch), and “1 and 2 Timothy and Titus.”

At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, Vespers by the Lake will be held at the Steele Memorial Bandstand. On Thursday, Sept. 2, the Rev. Karen B. Graham will lead the 7 p.m. Vespers with Holy Communion at the Steele Memorial Bandstand.

Please practice safe social distancing. If unable to socially distance, masks are required. While some seating is provided in Bettinger Park, guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets. In the case of inclement weather, this event will be presented live via Lakeside’s virtual platforms on the website and Facebook.

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