13th Sunday after Pentecost, August 19th

Old Testament Readings 1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14 and Psalm 111

Epistle Reading: Ephesians 5:15-20

Gospel Reading: John 6:51-58

Sermon: “Wisdom of a Different Sort”

Ephesians 5:15-17 NIV “Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is.”

12th Sunday after Pentecost, Aug 12th

Old Testament Reading 1 Kings 19:4-8 and Psalm 34:1-8

Epistle Reading: Ephesians 4:25-5:2

Gospel Reading: John 6:35, 41-51

Sermon: “Taste and See”

John 6:51 NLT

[51] I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Anyone who eats this bread will live forever; and this bread, which I will offer so the world may live, is my flesh.”

Psalm 34:8 NLT

[8] Taste and see that the LORD is good. Oh, the joys of those who take refuge in him!