Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the week — Jesus says, “Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.” Luke 12:32
Sunday, August 11 — Genesis 15:1-6; Psalm 33:12-22
Hebrews 11:1-3,8-16; Luke 12:32-40
The Lord waits to be gracious to you; therefore he will rise up to show mercy to you. Isaiah 30:18
You then, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. 2 Timothy 2:1
Teacher, you have graced us with the gifts of life and song. Sweet melody is your word; keep our voices strong. Give us trumpets to sound your call while silencing the noises of oppression. Amen.