Faithful Service Is Marked By Faithful Use

Luke 16:1-13
Ecclesiastes 5:8-20
1 Timothy 6:6-10,17-19
Psalm 128

414 – Lord, Teach Us How to Pray Aright
421 – All Depends on Our Possessing
469 – Take My Life and Let It Be
477 – What Is the World to Me
524 – O Fount of Good, for All Your Love

Prayer of the Day:  Lord God, you call on us to work in your kingdom and leave no one standing idle. Help us to order our lives by your wisdom and to serve you in willing obedience; through Jesus Christ, your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Gospel Acclamation:  Alleluia. My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness. Alleluia. (2 Corinthians 12:9a)