Worship Ways

Worship Ways are original liturgies written in English and in Spanish by United Church of Christ pastors, based on readings from the Revised Common Lectionary.  Look for Sunday, festival and special UCC worship services here, organized by seasons of the Church Year. (Please note: Previous Worship Ways are archived and may be found using the search function.)

General Synod 34 Worship Service Scripts


Season after Pentecost Year A, Part 1

June 4 – August 27, 2023

Embracing the Kindom: 2023 After Pentecost Sermon Seeds Series

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Season After Pentecost, Year A, Part 2

September 3 – November 26, 2023

Embracing the Kindom: 2023 After Pentecost Sermon Seeds Series


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Advent, Year A
November 27-December 24, 2022

“Days to Come”

Advent Sermon Seeds Roadmap

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Christmas Season/Temporada de Navidad

Christmas, Year A
December 25, 2022-January 1, 2023

“In These Last Days”

Christmas Sermon Seeds Series Roadmap

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Season after Epiphany/Temporada después de la Epifanía

Epiphany, Year A
January 6-February 19, 2023

“Thrill and Rejoice!”

Epiphany Sermon Seeds Roadmap

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Lent / Cuaresma

Lent, Year A
February 22 – April 2, 2023

“Rend Our Hearts” Sermon Seeds Roadmap

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Holy Week / Semana Santa

Holy Week Year A
April 3-8, 2023

Rend Our Hearts: 2023 Lenten (and Holy Week) Sermon Seeds Series

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Easter Season/Temporada de Pascua

Easter, Year A
April 9- May 31, 2023

Unfailing Love: 2023 Easter Sermon Seeds Series

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Year A Archive

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Year B Archive

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Year C Archive

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Sermon Seeds is a weekly preparation resource that corresponds with Worship Ways liturgy.

Check out The Living Psalms.  The Psalm appointed for each week in the Revised Common Lectionary cycle is reinterpreted in poetry and art as a reflection of God’s work of justice and compassion in our midst today.

The National Offices have secured licenses for the use of curated recordings of individual compositions that are available for use by the local church setting. No further licenses are required. Please find these recordings here.

Click here for Mission Moments, which can be used with your newsletter or Sunday worship bulletin.

Responding to recent gun violence, Pastor Mitchell Young offered this Prayer for Monterey Park Shooting Victims.

To access weekly readings of the Revised Common Lectionary, click here.

For questions regarding Worship Ways, please contact Rev. Dr. Cheryl A. Lindsay, Minister for Worship and Theology (lindsayc@ucc.org).