Posts by Jo Witt

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Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Church Fulfills Her Role as Her Brother’s Keeper Matthew 18:15-20 Ezekiel 33:7-11 Romans 13:1-10 Psalm 51a 226 – To Your Temple I Draw Near 304 – Jesus Sinners Does Receive 529 – Built on the Rock 391 – God Loved the World So that He Gave Prayer of the Day: Let your continual […]

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Church Militant: First the Cross, then the Crown Matthew 16:21-26 Jeremiah 15:15-21 Romans 12:1-8 Psalm 121 428 – Why Should Cross And Trial Grieve Me 465 – Jesus, I My Cross Have Taken 536 – Lord Jesus Christ, the Church’s Head 453 – Come, Follow Me, the Savior Spoke Prayer of the Day: […]

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Church Will Stand Forever Matthew 16:13-20 Exodus 6:2-8 Romans 11:33-36 Psalm 34 382 – My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less 536 – Lord Jesus Christ, the Church’s Head 538 – The Church’s One Foundation Prayer of the Day: Almighty and everlasting God, give us an increase of faith, hope, and love; and, […]

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Church Is For All Matthew 15:21-28 Isaiah 56:1, 6-8 Romans 11:13-15,28-32 Psalm 133-134 395 – Seek Where You May to Find a Way 413 – When in the Hour of Utmost Need 403 – I Know My Faith Is Founded 326 – May the Grace of Christ Our Savior Prayer of the Day: […]

Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Answers Doubt With Faith Matthew 14:22-33 1 Kings 19:9-18 Romans 9:1-5 Psalm 73 251 – When Morning Gilds the Skies 384 – By Grace I’m Saved 415 – Be Still, My Soul 405 – Oh, for a Faith that Will Not Shrink Prayer of the Day: Almighty and everlasting God, you are […]

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Trusts God To Provide Matthew 14:13-21 Isaiah 55:1-5 Romans 8:35-39 Psalm 42-43 339 – Today Your Mercy Calls Us 349 – Jesus, Priceless Treasure 410 – Our Father, Who from Heaven Above 337 – Delay Not! Delay Not Prayer of the Day: O God, you reveal your mighty power chiefly in showing […]

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Seeks Spiritual Wealth Matthew 13:44-52 1 Kings 3:5-12 Romans 8:28-30 Psalm 119b 469 – Take My Life and Let It Be 418 – My God Will Never Leave Me 421 – All Depends on Our Possessing 477 – What Is the World to Me Prayer of the Day: O Lord, your ears […]

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Lives As Wheat Among Weeds Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Joel 3:12-16 Romans 8:26,27 Psalm 18 226 – To Your Temple I Draw Near 541 – Lord Jesus Christ, with Us Abide 476 – Thee Will I Love, My Strength, My Tower 472 – Rise, My Soul, to Watch and Pray Prayer of the […]

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Is Planted By the Word and Bears Fruit Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Isaiah 55:10,11 Romans 8:18-25 Psalm 65 324 – Almighty God, Your Word Is Cast 574 – May God Bestow on Us His Grace 311 – Soul, Adorn Yourself with Gladness 323 – Almighty Father, Bless the Word Prayer of the Day: […]

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

by Jo Witt

Theme: The Christian Finds Rest in Jesus Matthew 11:25-30 Exodus 33:12-23 Romans 7:15-25a Psalm 145 338 – I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say 419 – If God Himself Be for Me 313 – Jesus Christ, Our Blessed Savior 336 – Come unto Me, Ye Weary Prayer of the Day: God of all power and […]