Category: Lectionary

August 12, 2018

August 12, 2018 Pentecost 12 2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33   Psalm 130 Ephesians 4:30 – 5:2  John 6:35, 41-51   Call to Worship (adapted from Psalm 130) One:  In the face of all we bring with us this morning, Many:  we join the Psalmist, saying “Hope in the Lord!” One:  Together with the Psalmist, we declare, Many:  […]

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Posted on August 7, 2018
Filed under: Lectionary, Lectionary Based Worship Resources, Worship, Worship Resources
August 5, 2018

August 5, 2018 Pentecost 11 2 Samuel 11:26 – 12:13a  Psalm 51:1-12  Ephesians 4:1-16  John 6:24-35 Call to Worship    (from Psalm 51) One:  Gathered here, we seek God’s mercy on us. Many:  We come to receive clean hearts from God; One:   to have new and right spirits put within us. Many:  We’re eager to be restored with […]

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July 29, 2018

July 29, 2018 Pentecost 10 2 Samuel 11:1-15  Psalm 14   Ephesians 3:14-21   John 6:1-21 Call to Worship   (from Ephesians 3) One:  May God’s Spirit strengthen us! Many:  May Christ dwell in our hearts, in faith! One:  Gathered here, we are rooted and grounded in love. Many:  Together, we yearn to know the deep love of Christ, as […]

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July 22, 2018

  July 22, 2018 Pentecost 9 2 Samuel 7:1-14a   Psalm 89:20-37   Ephesians 2:11-22  Mark 6:30-34, 53-56 Call to Worship   (adapted from Mark 6) One:  When we’ve worked hard, Jesus says “Come and rest a while” Many:  We’ve gathered on the Lord’s Day, stepping aside from our work-a-day world. One:  Jesus offers compassion, Many:  for we are […]

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July 8, 2018

  July 8, 2018, Pentecost 7 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10;  Psalm 48   2 Corinthians 12:2-10;  Mark 6:1-13   Call to Worship     (from Psalm 48) One:  Gathered here, we rejoice in God’s faithful love. Many: God’s fame reaches from one end of the earth to the other. One: People praise God from one end of the earth […]

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June 24, 2018

June 24, 2018 1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49  Psalm 9:9-20,2 Corinthians 6:1-13 Mark 4:35-41 (check Textweek.com for direct access to a variety of translations)                      Fifth Sunday after Pentecost :: Green :: Call to Worship One:  The armies of Israel trembled at the name of Goliath of Gath Many:  There is so much which […]

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June 17, 2018

June 17, 2018 1 Samuel 15:34-16:13 Psalm 20 2 Corinthians 5:6-10, (11-13), 14-17 Mark 4:26-34 (check Textweek.com for direct access to a variety of translations)  Fourth Sunday after Pentecost  :: Green ::   This week brings the beginning of summer, and provides a change of pace in many congregations.  If you’re focusing there, here’s a […]

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June 10, 2018

June 10, 2018 Sunday June 10, 2018 1 Samuel 8:4-20, Genesis 3:8-15, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1, Mark 3:20-35  (check Textweek.com for direct access to a variety of translations)  Third Sunday after Pentecost   :: Green :: Call to Worship (Responsive)  (from 2 Corinthians 4:16ff) One: Today we’ve come to celebrate the ways God renews us, day by day. […]

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