Our approach at South Arm to worship comes closest to what is called “blended worship.”
We sing some traditional hymns, some modern hymns, and include some even more modern worship songs along the way. We are blessed with the lively worship ministry of our Chancel Choir, our Gospel Choir, and numerous musicians on a variety of instruments.
Our worship is structured and friendly (i.e., non-formal) and often quite interactive, with our ordained minister choosing more often than not to wander away from the pulpit at various points during worship. South Arm United makes use of the Revised Common Lectionary, a series of assigned scripture texts for each Sunday very widely used around the world and across denominational lines.
We are committed to building inclusive community as we worship together at South Arm United Church. While this is a multi-facetted commitment, here are some of the things we can expect on any given Sunday morning: