Chatham Baptist Church

Worship for June 13, 2021

Here is the worship service for our radio broadcast on Sunday, June 13, 2021. Charlotte Paris opens the service with an organ solo of “Here I Am Lord,” and later accompanies herself on the piano singing “Healer of Our Every Ill.” Kathleen O’Hare plays a piano solo of “Whispering Hope.” Donald Merricks closes the service with a trumpet solo of “Give Me Jesus.” The scripture is 2 Corinthians 5:6-17, and the title for the sermon is “The New Creation in an Old World.” I hope your Sunday is wonderful!

Worship for Sunday, June 6, 2021

Here is the radio broadcast for Chatham Baptist Church in Chatham, VA. We are meeting in-person at 11 AM on Sundays now, but we still offer online or dial-up worship at 10 AM, and a local radio broadcast of the same service at 11 AM.

The service today has five musical selections: Charlotte Paris and Donald Merricks team up for an organ and trumpet duet of “All Glory Laud and Honor;” Charlotte also sings and accompanies herself on “Open Our Eyes Lord.” Kathleen O’Hare has two piano solos — “This Little Light of Mine,” and “At the Cross.” Patti Merricks sings “Glorify Thy Name.” The scripture is 2 Corinthinians 4:1-6. I hope your Sunday is wonderful!

Worship for Sunday, May 30, 2021

We are meeting in-person now for worship, but this is the online service and radio broadcast for Chatham Baptist Church in Chatham, VA. Donald Merricks opens the service with a trumpet solo of John Williams’ “Hymn for the Fallen.” Patti Merricks sings “Holy Spirit, Living Breath of God,” and Kathleen O’Hare closes the service with a piano solo of “Precious Lord, Take My Hand.” The scripture for this Trinity Sunday is Isaiah 6:1-8. I hope your Sunday is glorious!

Worship for Sunday, May 23, 2021

Here is the worship audio for Chatham Baptist Church in Chatham, VA for Sunday, May 23, 2021. Kathleen O’Hare plays three selections — Take Time to Be Holy, I Need Thee Every Hour, and There Shall Be Showers of Blessing. The scripture is Acts 2:1-21, and the sermon title is “Pentecost: A New Beginning.” I hope your Sunday is filled with the Spirit’s presence.

Worship for Sunday, May 16, 2021

Here is the worship service for Chatham Baptist Church’s online and radio broadcast service. Kathleen O’Hare opens the service with a piano solo of “This Little Light of Mine.” Charlotte Paris accompanies herself as she sings “All My Anxiety.” Later in the service, Charlotte offers an organ solo of “Jerusalem, My Happy Home.” Kathleen O’Hare closes the service with a piano arrangement of “He Touched Me.” Today’s Scripture is Acts 17:16-31. I hope your Sunday is glorious.

Worship for Sunday, May 9, 2021

Here is the audio of our worship service for Sunday, May 9, 2021. The scripture is from John 15:9-17. Charlotte Paris begins the service with an organ rendition of “God Will Make a Way.” Lee Turpin sings “What Wondrous Love is This?” as Charlotte Paris accompanies on the piano. “I Need Thee Every Hour” is our hymn for the day, sung also by Charlotte Paris. Kathleen O’Hare concludes the service with a piano solo of James Weldon Johnson’s “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” I pray that your Sunday is one filled with love.

Worship for Sunday, May 2, 2021

Here’s our worship service for Sunday, May 2, 2021. Kathleen O’Hare opens the service with a piano solo of “All Things Bright and Beautiful.” Charlotte Paris leads us in singing “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling.” Donald Merricks is featured in a trumpet solo of “Give Me Jesus.” And, Charlotte Paris closes the service at the organ, playing “Fanfare Postlude.” The scripture is John 15:1-8, and the topic is “Abiding in Christ.” I hope your Sunday is joyful.

Worship for Sunday, April 25, 2021

Here’s our worship service for Sunday, April 25, 2021. Tomorrow is our last drive-in church at 11 AM, and this is the audio of our radio broadcast on our local station, WKBY 1080 AM. Charlotte Paris opens our service with an organ solo of “Adaggio” by Johann Walther. Emily Wright sings “Your Hands” by J.J. Heller, and Kathleen O’Hare closes our service with a piano solo of “Love Lifted Me.” The scripture is John 21:15-23. I hope your Eastertide service is wonderful!

Worship for Sunday, April 18, 2021

We are having drive-in church in-person, but here’s the recorded worship service for Sunday, April 18, 2021, at Chatham Baptist Church in Chatham, VA. The scripture text is John 21:1-14, which is the post-resurrection story of Jesus cooking breakfast for the disciples. I have titled the sermon, “After the Resurrection: Fishermen without Fish.” Kathleen O’Hare opens the service with a piano solo of “Down to the River to Pray.” Lee Turpin sings “Come Away to the Skies,” and Charlotte Paris sings, “Healer of Our Every Ill.” Kathleen O’Hare closes the service with a medley titled, “Sunshine and Joy.” I hope your Sunday is filled with both.

Worship for Sunday, April 11, 2021

Here is the audio for worship for Sunday, April 11, 2021, the second Sunday in Eastertide. The service opens with “Lift High the Cross” sung by Charlotte Paris and accompanied on organ by Kenyon Scott. Patti Merricks sings “Shalom,” and Hal Lloyd sings a solo of “Jesus Christ is Risen Today.” The scripture is John 20:19-31, the story of Jesus appearing to the disciples on the evening of Easter Sunday. This is the audio that will be broadcast on WKBY 1080 AM in Chatham, Virginia. We are also conducting drive-in worship live in our church parking lot during the month of April. So, there are lots of opportunities for worship this Sunday during this Easter season. However and wherever you worship, I hope your Sunday is wonderful!