Wednesday, September 7, 2011

9/11 Worship

Here was a prayer service I did on the 1st anniversary of 9/11



-         Introduction
-         Time Table of Days Events
§  8:45 am Eastern Standard Time
·        American Airlines Fight 11 out of Boston hits the north tower of the World Trade Center, 92 people were on the plane.
·        Silent prayer for 92 seconds
§  9:03 am Eastern Standard Time
·        United Airlines Flight 175, also from Boston explodes against the south tower of the World Trade Center, 56 people were on board.
·        Silent prayer for 56 seconds
§  9:43 am Eastern Standard Time
·        American Airlines Flight 77 hits the Pentagon, 64 people were on board.
·        Silent prayer for 64 seconds.
§  10:05 am Eastern Standard Time
·        The south tower of the World Trade Center collapses, total number of people in building is unknown.
§  10:10 am Eastern Standard Time
·        A section of the Pentagon collapses killing a total of 125 people.
·        Silent prayer for 125 seconds.
§  10:10 am Eastern Standard Time
·        United Airlines Fight 93 crashes southeast of Pittsburgh, 45 people were on board.
·        Silent Prayer for 45 seconds
§  Prayer for our enemies, although it can be seen as an absurd task, Jesus commands us to love our enemies. 
·        Silent Prayer for the unknown number of people responsible for these events for 30 seconds.
§  10:28 am Eastern Standard Time
·        North Tower of the World Trade Center collapses.  Total number of people listed as killed in the World Trade Centers, whether rescue workers, business people or volunteers is 2,650.
·        Due to time constraints we will silently pray for 5 minutes for these people.

-         Holy Communion – for this service we will have a silent communion.  

-         Benediction 

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