Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Worship on Sunday morning, December 31, 2017

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First Sunday of Christmas
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am 

Prayer of the Day
Almighty God, you wonderfully created the dignity of human nature and yet more wonderfully restored it. In your mercy, let us share the divine life of the one who came to share our humanity, Jesus Christ, your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Scripture readings
Isaiah 61:10--62:3
Psalm 148:1-14
Galatians 4:4-7
Luke 2:22-40


Entrance hymn
LBW 71 Angels We Have Heard on High
Hymn of the Day ELW 417 In His Temple Now Behold Him
Distribution hymns LBW 51 From Heaven Above to Earth I Come
Sending hymn LBW 55 Good Christian Friends, Rejoice
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
ELW     Evangelical Lutheran Worship

In our prayers we remember the Cabrini Green Legal Aid Clinic.

 Education Hour

 Adult Education, Sunday School and Confirmation classes resume on Sunday, January 7.




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