Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost, August 25, 2019, 10am

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Holy Communion at 10am
followed by the annual Church-Picnic

Prayer of the Day
O God, mighty and immortal, you know that as fragile creatures surrounded by great dangers, we cannot by ourselves stand upright. Give us strength of mind and body, so that even when we suffer because of human sin, we may rise victorious through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

Scripture readings
Isaiah 58:9b-14
Psalm 103:1-8
Hebrews 12:18-29
Luke 13:10-17




Entrance Hymn LBW 251 O Day of Rest and Gladness
Hymn of the Day LBW 429 Where Cross the Crowded Ways of Life
Distribution hymns ELW 466 In the Singing
  WOV 738 Healer of Our Every Ill
Sending hymn LBW 260 On Our Way Rejoicing
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
ELW     Evangelical Lutheran Worship

In our prayers we remember the ELCA Metropolitan Chicago Synod.

Education hour 

 There are no classes this morning.


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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