Sunday’s Sermon August 18, 2019
Lessons: Jeremiah 23:23-29, Psalm 82, Hebrews 11:29–12:2, Luke 12:49-56
Sermon: “A Race That Requires Perseverance”
Prayer:O God, judge eternal, you love justice and hate oppression, and you call us to share your zeal for truth. Give us courage to take our stand with all victims of bloodshed and greed, and, following your servants and prophets, to look to the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
The sermon begins after the reading from Luke’s Gospel.