Grace Lutheran Church and School


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7th Sunday After Pentecost, July 8, 2018

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Seventh Sunday After Pentecost
July 8, 2018
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
God of the covenant, in our baptism you call us to proclaim the coming of your kingdom. Give us the courage you gave the apostles, that we may faithfully witness to your love and peace in every circumstance of life, in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

Scripture readings
Ezekiel 2:1-5
Psalm 123:1-4 
2 Corinthians 12:2-10
Mark 6:1-13



Entrance Hymn LBW 237 O God of Light
Hymn of the Day WOV 756 Lord, You Give the Great Commission
Distribution hymns WOV 768 He Comes to Us As One Unknown
  LBW 434 The Son of God, Our Christ
Sending hymn ELW 546 To Be Your Presence 
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice

In our prayers we remember Opportunity International


Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School, Pre-Confirmation and Confirmation classes are on summer break.

Adult Education

A Sampling of Podcasts and Other Resources on Racial Justice
Faith Perspectives Committee
Download the Adult Ed schedule for July-August 2018.

The Sunday morning Bible study group will not meet June 24, July 1, or July 8.


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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