Grace Lutheran Church and School


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First Sunday of Christmas, December 30, 2018

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December 30, 2018
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
Shine into our hearts the light of your wisdom, O God, and open our minds to the knowledge of your word, that in all things we may think and act according to your good will and may live continually in the light of your Son, Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Scripture readings
1 Samuel 2:18-20, 26
Psalm 148
Colossians 3:12-17
Luke 2:41-52




Entrance Hymn LBW 46 Once Again My Heart Rejoices
Hymn of the Day LBW 58 Too, How a Rose Is Growing
Distribution hymns WOV 638 Holy Child Within the Manger
  LBW 57  Let Our Gladness Have No end
Sending hymn LBW 39 Joy to the World
LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice

In our prayers we remember New Moms.

Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School,  Pre-Confirmation and  Confirmation classes meet in their regular locations.

2018-19 Faith Formation Calendar

Adult Education

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

Adult Education, Sunday School and Confirmation classes resume on January 13. 

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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