Ps 96:1-13 • Ex 13:12-23 • I Thess 1:1-10 • Matt 22:15-22 One goal as we continue in our series, “Ora et labora” is to see our workaday lives and our lives of prayer united more than ever. This means not only praying for those with whom we work but making prayer something that continually…Details
Ps 106:1-6, 19-23 • Exodus 32:1-14 • Phil 4:1-9 • Matt 22:1-14
Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
Psalm 19 • Exodus 20:1-20 • Philippians 3:4-14 • Matthew 21:33-46 The prayer below says, “God is always more ready to hear than we are to pray”. God’s graciousness to hear should not come as a surprise. However, our reticence to pray often is a surprise. At times the words just don’t come. Praying the…Details
Ps 25 • Exodus 17:1-7 • Phil 2:1-13 • Matt 21:23-32 O God, you declare your almighty power chiefly in showing mercy and patience: Grant us the fullness of your grace, that we, running to obtain your promises, may participate in your heavenly treasure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and…Details
Don’t forget we are having a potluck this weekend right after our worship time. The theme is international. Bring your favorite international dish or your favorite dish shaped like an International Harvester.
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Ps 105 • Exodus 16:2-15 • Philippians 1:21-30 • Matthew 20:1-16 “Grant us, Lord, not to be anxious about earthly things, but to love things heavenly; and even now, while we are placed among things that are passing away, to hold fast to those that shall endure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and…Details
Psalm 103:1-13 • Genesis 50:15-21 • Romans 14:1-12 • Matthew 18:21-35 We’ve just begun a new series on Saturday nights called, “Ora et labora”. This little Latin phrase means, “pray and work”. It is the motto of St. Benedict and suggests that the greatest and highest work of Christian people is to be united to…Details
Psalm 149 • Exodus 12:1-14 • Romans 13:8-14 • Matthew 18:15-20 This week we begin a new series called Ora et labora. This Latin phrase means “prayer and work” and it is motto of the Benedictine Monastic Order. These three little words remind us that our lives of prayer and our lives of work need not be…Details
Psalm 105 • Exodus 3:1-15 • Romans 12:9-21 • Matthew 16:21-28 “Lord of all power and might, the author and giver of all good things: Graft in our hearts the love of your Name; increase in us true religion; nourish us with all goodness; and bring forth in us the fruit of good works; through Jesus…Details