Feast of Friends ——
of 7 —— rev. 9/26/11
Someone from each table, please hold up high the loaf of breadfor the blessing.
Mother, we give you thanksfor the life and knowledge you sent usthrough Jesus your child.
Glory to you forever and ever.
As grain was scattered across the hillsthen gathered and made one in this bread,so may your church,scattered to the ends of the earth, be gathered and made one in your kingdom.
All glory and power are yoursthrough Jesus Christ forever and ever!
Dinner with Conversation
Give instructions for how the meal is served, buffet styleor family style, with table heads bringing courses to thetable.Guided conversations or other events take place during dinner.
after dessert is served bring a bowl of warm water and hand towel to each table.
Use the finger bowl now to wash your hands, then pass the bowland towel to the next person. Then hand around the bowl of herbs to smell, rub [wear in your hair –whatever!]
bring chalices of altar wine to the Presider’s table whilePeople wash their hands.