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August 25th: The Eleventh Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMN: "Amazing Grace" (Peaceful Feeling version)
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
SONGS: "Create in Me a Clean Heart", "Step by Step"
GREETING, PSALM 103
HYMN: "Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me" Red 623
PRAYER OF THE DAY
FIRST READING: Isaiah 58:9b-14
SECOND READING: Hebrews 12:18-29
HYMN: "My Jesus, I Love Thee"
GOSPEL: Luke 13:10-17
APOSTLE'S CREED
SERMON 
OFFERING
PRAYERS, LORD'S SUPPER, LORD'S PRAYER
DISTRIBUTION MUSIC & HYMNS:  Music, "Because He Lives", Music, "I Love to Tell the Story" Red 661
BLESSING

God, replace our indignation with compassion, and grant us sabbath rest from ourselves. In Jesus' name. Amen.

August 18th: The Tenth Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMN: "Holy Holy Holy" Red 413
THANKSGIVING FOR BAPTISM Red p. 97
GREETING, KYRIE, HYMN (sung) Red p. 138-140
[L] The Lord be with you. [C] And also with you.
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, you Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
FIRST READING: Jeremiah 23:23-29
SECOND READING: Hebrews 11:29-12:2
HYMN: "This is My Father's World" Red 824
GOSPEL: Luke 12:49-56
APOSTLE'S CREED Red p. 105
SERMON by Lou Williamson
HYMN: "Blest Be the Tie that Binds" Red 656
OFFERING
PRAYERS
LORD'S PRAYER
BLESSING

Lord Jesus, help us to risk choosing you even when it risks our peace and comfort. In Christ's na…

August 11th: The Ninth Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
SONG: "Sanctuary"
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
SOLO: by Nici Peper
KYRIE: Setting 1 Spoken
SONG: "Amazing Grace/My Chains Are Gone"
PRAYER OF THE DAY
READINGS: Genesis 15:1-6, Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16
HYMN: "Great is Thy Faithfulness"" Red 733
GOSPEL: Luke 12:32-40
SOLO by Nici Peper
KIDS COME FORWARD
SERMON 
OFFERING Solo by Nici Peper
APOSTLE'S CREED, PRAYERS
BLESSING
HYMN: "This Little Light of Mine" Red 677

Fill us with the good news of your love, O God, and open our hearts to embrace it. In Jesus' name. Amen.

Calendar of Opportunities See our full calendar online (flcamery.org) or on our mobile app, along with a video/audio recording of Sunday's service and announcements.Sunday, August 11  9:00 Outdoor Worship w/ Guest Nici Peper10:15 PicnicTuesday, August 13
9:00-6:00 WIC Clinic10:00 Church in Society Committee Wednesday, August 14
7:00 …

August 4th: The Eighth Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMNS: "How Deep the Father's Love", "I Love You, Lord"
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
HYMN: "Oh, Sing to the Lord" Red 822
GREETING, KYRIE Setting 1 spoken
HYMN OF PRAISE: "Praise and Thanksgiving" Red 689
PRAYER OF THE DAY
FIRST READING: Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23
SECOND READING: Colossians 3:1-11
HYMN: "Sing to the Lord of Harvest" Red 694
GOSPEL: Luke 12:13-21
SERMON 
OFFERING, APOSTLE'S CREED, PRAYERS
LORD'S SUPPER, LORD'S PRAYER
DISTRIBUTIONS HYMNS: "Let All Things Now Living" Red 881, Music, Old Red 26, Music, "Blest Be the Tie That Binds" Red 656
BLESSING

God help us to remember that all we have is a gift from you, and to use it for Jesus' sake. Amen.

Calendar of Opportunities See our full calendar online (flcamery.org) or on our mobile app, along with a video/audio recording of Sunday'…

July 28th: The Seventh Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMNS: "Father, I Adore You", "How Great is Our God"
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
GREETING, KYRIE Setting 1 spoken
HYMN OF PRAISE: "Praise the Father"
PRAYER OF THE DAY
READING: Colossians 2:6-15
HYMN: "Seek Ye First"
GOSPEL: Luke 11:1-13
APOSTLE'S CREED
SERMON 
HYMN: "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" Red 742
OFFERING, PRAYERS, LORD'S PRAYER sung
BLESSING
HYMN: "On Our Way Rejoicing" Red 537

Generous God, we pray that the daily needs for food and love will be met for all people. In Jesus' name. Amen.

Calendar of Opportunities See our full calendar online (flcamery.org) or on our mobile app, along with a video/audio recording of Sunday's service and announcements.Sunday, July 28
9:00 Worship10:30 Mystery Dinner moved to Family RestaurantTuesday, July 30
7:30 Women's Bible Study @ Mary Chelberg-Polfus' HomeWedne…

July 21st: The Sixth Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMNS: "Sanctuary", "Light the Fire"
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
GREETING, KYRIE Setting 2 Spoken
SONG OF PRAISE: "10,000 Reasons"
PRAYER OF THE DAY
READINGS: Genesis 18:1-10a; Colossians 1:15-28
HYMN: "Great is Thy Faithfulness" Red 733
GOSPEL: Luke 10:38-42
APOSTLE'S CREED
SERMON
OFFERING, PRAYERS, LORD'S PRAYER
LORD'S SUPPER

DISTRIBUTION HYMNS: "Amazing Grace" Red 779, Music, "Spirit of Gentleness" Red 396, Music
BLESSING

Dear Jesus, thank you for giving me talents that I can use to your glory. Amen.

Calendar of Opportunities See our full calendar online (flcamery.org) or on our mobile app, along with a video/audio recording of Sunday's service and announcements.Sunday, July 21
9:00 WorshipMonday, July 22
6:00-10:00 Apple River Quilt GuildWednesday, July 24
Summer Stretch, Hi LeagueThursday, July 25
8:30 Quilters7:…

July 14, 2019: The Fifth Sunday of Pentecost

First Lutheran ChurchOur mission is to know Jesus and to make Jesus known. -John 17

WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
HYMN: "Blest Be the Tie that Binds" Red 656
CONFESSION & FORGIVENESS
GREETING, PSALM 25
HYMN: "O Savior, Precious Savir" Red 820
PRAYER OF THE DAY
READINGS: Deuteronomy 30:9-14, Colossians 1:1-14
HYMN: "Jesus Loves Me" Red 595
GOSPEL: Luke 10:25-37
APOSTLE'S CREED
SERMON by Heidi Williamson
HYMN: "You Are Mine" Red 581
OFFERING, PRAYER, LORD'S PRAYER
BLESSING
HYMN: "They'll Know We Are Christians By Our Love"

Loving Lord, give us grace to follow your greatest commandment, to love you and love our neighbor as ourselves, through Christ. Amen

Calendar of Opportunities See our full calendar online (flcamery.org) or on our mobile app, along with a video/audio recording of Sunday's service and announcements.Sunday, July 14
9:00 WorshipMonday, July 15
6:00-10:00 Apple River Quilt GuildWednesday, July 17
Summer StretchThursday, Jul…