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Monthly Archive for: ‘August, 2018’

September Highlights

Good Sam Happenings 

September 2 [Sunday Theme] “Centered on God”

September 9 [Sunday Theme] “Along the Way”

            ◊ RALLY DAY – 11:00 am all Congregation Picnic with games, fun, activities and hotdogs and hamburgers to share.  Bring a side dish. 

September 16 [Sunday Theme] “Hold the Tongue, Reserve Judgement and Wait on the Lord”

September 23 [Sunday Theme] “Stories from the National Youth Gather in Huston”

           ◊ Youth Sunday

September 30 [Sunday Theme] “A Share of the Spirit”

          ◊ Welcome of New Members

 

Sunday’s Sermon: August 26, 2018

…from Worship at Good Sam on August 26, 2018, Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Lessons: Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-18,Psalm 34:15-22, Ephesians 6:10-20,John 6:56-69 

Sermon: “A Feast of Hope”

Prayer: Holy God, your word feeds your people with life that is eternal. Direct our choices and preserve us in your truth, that, renouncing what is false and evil, we may live in you, through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

The sermon begins after the reading from John’s Gospel.

Sunday’s Sermon: August 19, 2018

…from Worship at Good Sam on August 19, 2018, Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Lessons: Proverbs 9:1-6, Psalm 34:9-14, Ephesians 5:15-20, John 6:51-58

Sermon: “Finding Jesus in the Bread”

Prayer: Ever-loving God, your Son gives himself as living bread for the life of the world. Fill us with such a knowledge of his presence that we may be strengthened and sustained by his risen life to serve you continually, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

The sermon begins after the reading from John’s Gospel.

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost, August 5, 2018

…from Worship at Good Sam on August 5, 2018, Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Lessons: Exodus 16:2-4,9-15, Psalm 78:23-29, Ephesians 4:1-16, John 6:24-35

Sermon: “Come in For What You Need, Stay For The Needs of Others 

Prayer: O God, eternal goodness, immeasurable love, you place your gifts before us; we eat and are satisfied. Fill us and this world in all its need with the life that comes only from you, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.

The sermon begins after the reading from John’s Gospel.