Thursday, August 14, 2014

Litany for Proper 15 - 17 August 2014

Ninth Sunday After Pentecost (Proper 15)        
Call to Worship
L: May God be gracious to us and bless us and shine upon us.
P: That God’s way may be known upon earth, God’s saving power among all nations.
L: For just as Joseph showed mercy to his brothers in Egypt,
P: So let us forgive those who have wronged us.
L: And as Joseph provided for and cared for his family,
P: So let us provide for those in need around us.
All: Let the peoples praise you, O God; let the nations be glad and sing for joy,
            from Genesis 45:1-15 and Psalm 67
                   Call to Celebration by K. K. Hudson-Bates

Litany for 10 August 2014

Call to Worship for 10 August 2014
Proper 14
One: Sing to God, sing God's praises; 
All: We tell of all God's wonderful works.
One: O give thanks to God, 
All: We call on God's name!
One: And yet, like Peter, there are times when we doubt.
All: Sometimes we even become afraid.
One: At those times, we can seek strength from God; 
All: We can seek God's presence continually. Thanks be to God!
           Psalm 105:1-4, Matthew 14:22-33