Sermon: Pray Like You Mean It – Rev. Paul Dakin
Scripture: 1 Samuel 2:1-10
Choral Praise: Because He Lives – Chancel Choir
In Thanksgiving, Let Us Praise Him (1986)
Claire Cloninger, b.1942
Ms. Cloninger is one of the most successful modern gospel song writers. She is the recipient of six Dove Awards, including the prestigious Gospel Music Association’s 1989 Song of the Year Award for “Friend of a Wounded Heart.” Her songs have been recorded by the likes of Amy Grant and Sandi Patty. In addition to writing songs, Ms. Cloninger is a motivational speaker and author of several devotional books and books for children and teens.