Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Fourth Sunday of Easter

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Fourth Sunday of Easter
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
O Lord Christ, good shepherd of the sheep, you seek the lost and guide us into your fold. Feed us, and we shall be satisfied; heal us, and we shall be whole. Make us one with you, for you live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Scripture readings
Acts 4:5-12
Psalm 23:1–6
1 John 3:16-24
John 10:11-18



Entrance Hymn LBW 144 Good Christian Friends, Rejoice and Sing! 
Hymn of the Day LBW 451 The Lord's My Shepherd
Distribution hymns WOV 703 Draw Us in the Spirit's Tether
  LBW 496 Around You, Lord Jesus
Sending hymn LBW 196 Praise the Lord, Rise Up Rejoicing
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice


In our prayers we remember Bethesda Rehab and Senior Care. Representatives from Bethesda will be in the atrium between services with information about the organization.

Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School, Pre-Confirmation and 7th grade  Confirmation classes meet  in their usual classrooms; 8th grade confirmands, their mentors and their parents  meet for breakfast in Fellowship Hall.  Teen Talk meets in the Youth Room. 

Download the 2017-2018 Sunday School and Confirmation Schedule.

Adult Education

April 22
Panel on Religious Journalism

John Wilson, Jan Long Harris, Dan Lehmann

The Sunday morning Bible study group meets in the lower-level 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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