Grace Lutheran Church and School


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15th Sunday After Pentecost, September 2, 2018

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15th Sunday After Pentecost
September 2, 2018
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
O God our strength, without you we are weak and wayward creatures. Protect us from all dangers that attack us from the outside, and cleanse us from all evil that arises from within ourselves, that we may be preserved through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

Scripture readings
Deuteronomy 4:1-2, Deuteronomy 4: 6-9
Psalm 15
James 1:17-27
Be doers of the word, not hearers only
Mark 7:1-8, Mark 7: 14-15, Mark 7:21-23



Entrance Hymn LBW 248 Dearest Jesus, at Your Word
Hymn of the Day LBW 504 O God, My Faithful God
Distribution hymns ELW 497 Strengthen for Service, Lord
  WOV 776 Be Thou My Vision
Sending hymn LBW 262 Savior, Again to Your Dear Name We Raise
  ELW     Evangelical Lutheran Worship
LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice

In our prayers we remember Concordia University Chicago

Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School, Pre-Confirmation and Confirmation classes resume on September 9.

Adult Education

Adult Education classes resume on September 9.

The Sunday morning Bible study group meets in the conference room.

The Grace Church Library is open and staffed on Sundays from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for books related to Adult Ed topics as well as many other subjects. The library is also open for self-service during the week.


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