COVID-19 Resources

News, Worship/Liturgical Materials and other resources for congregations and members

Congregations share Holy Week, Easter Services

Readings for Holy Week, a longstanding tradition of spoken word and music services held between Palm Sunday and Easter, are taking on a new flavor this year as many Moravian congregations bring their Holy Week services online. We...

A Year Apart: A Service of Memory and Hope

Let us breathe deeply and hold together all the lessons we have learned and the sorrows we bear after the past year. Join us for a time of reflection, prayer, and hope with our siblings from around the Moravian Church in North...

Bringing Together Worship Resources for Lent and Easter

UPDATED 3/24/21 Added Hosanna Anthem recording from the Board of World Mission;  Liturgy for Palm Sunday presentation; added hymns 359, 360, 361, 364, 371, 373, 381, 386; Music for the Easter Morning Liturgy; additional lyric...

Interprovincial Ash Wednesday Service, Wednesday, Feb. 17

Join us for an Interprovincial Ash Wednesday Service that begins our Lenten time of preparation and reflection. This worship service will invite you to consider making a Lenten commitment and to remember the promise of baptism. ...

Moravian Book of Worship Hymns (by number)

To make searching for hymns and songs from the 1995 Moravian Book of Worship easier, here is a list in numerical order. For hymns specifically for Lent and Easter, visit this page Hymn # Hymn Title MP3 PDF DOC pg 90 The Day of...

Share your story!

During the spring and summer of 2020, we’ve seen an astounding variety of creative, caring, spirit-filled efforts from Moravians across the U.S. and Canada.  Online worship and outreach, feeding those in need, caring for and...

Slide Backgrounds for Online Worship Services

Looking for just the right background for your online service slides?  We’ve created a collection of slide background images ideal for PowerPoint or Keynote presentations used in online worship services for your use...

Selected Liturgies for Moravian Congregations

UPDATED 3/1/21 Added new choral music for Liturgy for Christian Unity IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to copyright restrictions, we are unable to post liturgies that contain copyrighted hymns or hymn texts. However, Moravian congregations...

Ponderings: There’s still much to do…

I have to admit, this Ponderings was very difficult for me to write. I’ve started it – and done the computer equivalent of crumpling it up and tossing it in the trash – at least a dozen times. It’s been tough to get The Moravian...

Hymns for Congregational Use

Looking for hymns and other music for Advent and Christmas? Visit MoravianChristmas.org. Hymns for Congregational Use These hymns are available for use in Moravian congregations and for those creating alternative worship...