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January 25, 2021

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  • January 25, 2021

Pray for ministries, nonprofit organizations and agencies that serve the daily needs of communities, families and individuals; pursue justice and equity; build resilience to cope with disasters and crises; accompany immigrants and refugees; and bring the hope and love of Christ where there is despair and weariness.                                                             Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran, January 25, 2021 15If a brother or sister is naked and lacks daily food, 16and one of you says to them, “Go in peace; keep warm and eat your fill,” and yet you do not supply their bodily needs, what is the good of that?                                                               James 2:15

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January 23, 2021

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  • January 23, 2021

10When God saw what they did, how they turned from their evil ways, God changed his mind about the calamity that he had said he would bring upon them; and he did not do it.                         Jonah 3:10    Praise God that, as small and insignificant as we might be in the vast universe, we are wonderfully made and God knows every little thing about us and our human ways.

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January 22, 2021

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  • January 22, 2021

Pray for reconciliation, understanding and renewal in our divided nation so that we might work together for justice, compassion and generosity, serving our neighbors in need and the well-being of our communities as they struggle with vexing, deep-rooted problems. Ask the Spirit to inspire and guide our lives so that our values, decisions, actions and words reflect the gospel, the teachings of Jesus and the ways of God, who is good, gracious, merciful and just.                                                 Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran, January 22, 2021 Updates- Save the date……. Outside worship, last Sunday of each month with drive-through communion for those who […]

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January 21, 2021

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  • January 21, 2021

13“You are the salt of the earth; but if salt has lost its taste, how can its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything, but is thrown out and trampled under foot.14“You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. 15No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the house.                                                                    Matthew 5: 14-15 We are one in the Spirit, we are one in the LordWe are one in the Spirit, we are one in the […]

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January 20, 2021

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  • January 20, 2021

As members of society and the church who represent varied political affiliations and perspectives, pray together for our nation’s newly elected president and vice president, that the Spirit will grant them wisdom, strength, commitment to serving all people, a deep understanding of justice and mercy, and the courage to enact change for the well-being of our communities and nation.Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran, January 20, 2021 O Beautiful for Spacious Skies 1 O beautiful for spacious skies,for amber waves of grain,for purple mountain majestiesabove the fruited plain:America! America!God shed his grace on thee,and crown thy good with brotherhoodfrom sea to shining […]

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January 19, 2021

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  • January 19, 2021

We may argue about what is legal, what we are entitled to or what we have the right to do with our bodies and lives. But Paul reminds us that we have been made one with the body and spirit of Christ; we “were bought with a price; therefore glorify God in your body.” Pray that the Spirit will guide us to live with humility and deference for who we are in Christ and in obedience to the ways and desires of God. 14And God raised the Lord and will also raise us by his power. 15Do you not know […]

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January 18, 2021

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  • January 18, 2021

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hatred; only love can do that. Strength to Love, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  34I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another. 35By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.”                                                 John 13: 34-35

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January 16, 2021

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  • January 16, 2021

Pray for the church, its members and its leaders, and pray that together we will find strength and new resources for the work of sharing the gospel and serving our neighbor, especially in these uncertain and challenging times.                                       Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran, Jan 16, 2021 Go Tell It on the Mountain Refrain      Go tell it on the mountain,      over the hills and ev’rywhere;      go tell it on the mountain      that Jesus Christ is born!

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January 14, 2021

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  • January 14, 2021

Ask God to help us practice justice, generosity and care for creation, sharing our resources with others who have few or who have lost resources or productive land as a result of natural and human-caused disasters. Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran, January 14, 2021         O Day of Peace                                           ELW# 711 1    O day of peace that dimly shines       through all our hopes and prayers and dreams,       guide us to justice, truth, and love,       delivered from our selfish schemes.       May swords of hate fall from our hands,       our hearts from envy find release,       […]

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January 13, 2021

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  • January 13, 2021

Gracious and holy God, lead us from death to life, from falsehood to truth. Lead us from despair to hope, from fear to trust. Lead us from hate to love, from war to peace. Let peace fill our hearts, our world, our universe; through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen. From sundaysandseasons.com. Copyright © 2021 Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Used by permission, Lic# 27833 VIRTUAL PRAYER SERVICE FOR PEACETUESDAYJANUARY 19, 20217:30 pm Join us online to pray for peace in our nation as we prepare for the inauguration.

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