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Thanksgiving: Worship

Ideas, resources and conversation starters for creative approaches to Thanksgiving celebrations that are safe, healthy and fun!

Liturgy & Music

See also our Worship: Reformation, All Saints & Thanksgiving guide.

MN Conference UCC Staff created this online Service of Thanksgiving.


Hymns by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette in book form or online. Featuring contemporary lyrics set to traditional hymns, they are truly intergenerational. Hymns include: laments for pandemic grief, quarantine, natural disasters, and racial tension, calls for justice and immigration reform, and Fall Ministry Celebrations including every Sunday (based on the RCL) and Election Day.

Liturgical Elements

Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo's beautiful poem, Remember, would be a fitting liturgical element.

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