First Unity Church Sunday Service — October 17, 2021

Please join us for First Unity Church’s October 17, 2021 Sunday Service at 10:30 a.m. This week’s message is from Anne Hartupee, Licensed Unity Teacher, and is entitled “Take Time to Be Whole.

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On Sunday afternoon, the link above will take you to the recording of the service. You can also watch the service from one of the links below:

Blessings, Love and Light to All!

Order of Service —October 17, 2021

  • Welcome through Music — Adagio from Sonata No. 4 in D Major by G. F. Handel — Performed by Hannah Frey, Violin and Joe Neske, Piano Announcements
  • Daily Word — Paul Henley, Prayer Chaplain
  • Congregational Hymn — Take Time to Be Holy, p. 77
  • Message — Take Time To Be Whole — Anne Hartupee, LUT
  • There is only one Presence and one Power in the universe and at work in my life,
    God the Good, omnipotent.
  • When I Pray — by Daniel Nahmod — Sung by Julie Goede
  • Meditation – Anne Hartupee
  • Worship Through Music — Sicilienne by Maria Theresia von Paradis — Performed by Hannah Frey, Violin and Joe Neske, Piano
  • Blessing of Offering
  • Congregational Hymn — In the Garden, p.89
  • Closing — Prayer for Protection
  • Musical Ending — Allegro from Sonata No. 4 in D Major by G. F. Handel — Performed by Hannah Frey, Violin and Joe Neske, Piano

Hannah Frey and Joe Neske Are Our Featured Musicians on Sunday, October 17, 2021

Hannah Frey, violin and Joe Neske, piano
Hannah Frey
Violinist Hannah Frey, originally from Clinton, South Carolina, received both her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Violin Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music, where she studied with Linda Cerone and William Preucil.
Hannah is an active chamber and orchestral musician. She is currently concertmaster of the Winter Opera St. Louis Orchestra, first violinist of the Perseid Quartet, and recently was a featured soloist with the Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis. She plays regularly with the Union Avenue Opera Orchestra, with visiting shows at the Fox Theatre, the St. Louis Repertory Theatre, and with the experimental folk group Third Millenium World’s Fair. She has performed with many other groups in the area including the St. Louis Symphony, the Muny Orchestra, and Chamber Project St. Louis.
In addition to her position at Washington University, Hannah is on the faculty at Lindenwood University as the Violin and Viola Professor and the String Ensemble Director. She also has a large private studio at her home, teaching students of all ages.
Joe Neske, piano

During his 20+ years as a St. Louis musician, Joe Neske has performed at the Fox, the Rep, the SLSO, the Muny (where he has participated in over 70 productions), and numerous other theatrical and educational venues.

Joe also served as an adjunct professor at Webster University for 19 years, where he accompanied choirs and vocalists, taught classes in counterpoint, choral arranging, and music aesthetics, directed the New Music Ensemble, and provided individual instruction in solo and collaborative piano.

He is a member of Musicians’ Local 2-197.



Divine Love, flowing through me, blesses and multiplies all I am, all I have, all I give, and all I receive.

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