Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Worship on Sunday, August 13

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10th Sunday after Pentecost

August 13, 2017
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
O God our defender, storms rage around and within us and cause us to be afraid. Rescue your people from despair, deliver your sons and daughters from fear, and preserve us in the faith of your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord.

Scripture readings
1 Kings 19:9-18
Psalm 85:8-13
Romans 10:5-15
Matthew 14:22-33



Entrance hymn
LBW 233 Thy Strong Word
Hymn of the Day WOV 776 By Gracious Powers
Distribution hymns LBW 232 Your Word, O Lord, Is Gentle Dew
  LBW 529 Praise God, Praise Him
Sending hymn LBW 230 Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word

LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV   With One Voice

In our prayers we remember ELCA World Hunger and Lutheran Disaster Response.


Between services, at 9:45am

The Bible study group meets in the conference room.

Adult Education, Sunday School and Confirmation classes resume in the fall.

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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