Sunday’s Poetry Service (Jan. 25th)

Several congregants have asked for the citations of the poems shared at the 1/25/15 nature poetry service.  They are listed below:

Prologue: Wherever You Are Is Home by Wilfred Pelletier
Opening Words:  Lost by David Wagoner
Message for All Ages:  Praying by Mary Oliver

Message of Poetry ~ Part I

  1. Tree House by Nancy Willard
  2. A Timbered Choir by Wendell Berry
  3. Birches by Robert Frost
  4. The Trees Are Down by Charlotte Mew
  5. Chaffinch by Kristin Zimet
  6. The Bear by Kristin Zimet
  7. The Rabbit by Mary Oliver

Message of Poetry ~ Part II

  1. Oconaluftee (By the Water) by Jerry Tracy  (sung)
  2. St. John River by Alden Nowlan
  3. The Recital of Cities by Lavinia Greenlaw
  4. The Peace of Wild Things by Wendell Berry
  5. The Arrival of the Bee Box by Sylvia Plath
  6. Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front by Wendell Berry
  7. For A Coming Extinction by W.S. Merwin
  8. Wild Geese by Mary Oliver