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The Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

July 31, 2016
Holy Communion, 8:30 and 11 a.m.

Prayer of the Day
Benevolent God, you are the source, the guide, and the goal of our lives. Teach us to love what is worth loving, to reject what is offensive to you, and to treasure what is precious in your sight, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

Scripture readings
Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23
Psalm 49:1-12
Colossians 3:1-11
Luke 12:13-21



Entrance hymn WOV 782 All My Hope on God Is Founded
Hymn of the day LBW 408 God, Whose Giving Knows No Ending
Distribution hymns WOV 776 Be Thou My Vision
  LBW 406 Take My Life, That I May Be
Sending hymn LBW 415 God of Grace and God of Glory


In our prayers we remember New Moms, a grass-roots agency in Northwest Chicago which serves at-risk adolescent parents and their children with mentoring, case management services, life skills training, parenting education, and supportive housing.


Education hour at 9:45am

The Bible study group meets in the conference room this Sunday.
Adult Education, Sunday School and Confirmation Classes resume in the fall.
Grace Church library is open and staffed on Sundays from 8:15am to 12:30pm.