Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Eighth Sunday After Pentecost, August 4, 2019

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Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

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



Entrance Hymn LBW 358 Glories of Your Name Are Spoken
Hymn of the Day WOV 782 All My Hope on God Is Founded
Distribution hymns WOV 776 Be Thou My vision
  WOV 704 Father, We Thank You
Sending hymn ELW 548 Rise, O Church, Like Christ Arisen
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice
ELW     Evangelical Lutheran Worship

In our prayers we remember Cornerstone Academy.

Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School,  Pre-Confirmation, and  Confirmation classes resume in the fall. Teen Talk meets throughout the summer  in the Youth Room.

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

Adult Education classes in July and August

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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