OPENING HYMN ~ 297

Baptized in Water

PRAYER OF THE DAY ~ Almighty God, we thank you for planting in us the seed of your Word. By your Holy Spirit help us to receive it with joy and to bring forth fruits in faith and hope and love; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

FIRST LESSON ~ Amos 7:10-15

PSALM OF THE DAY ~ Psalm 78

SECOND LESSON ~ Ephesians 1:3-14

GOSPEL ~ Mark 6:7-13

HYMN OF THE DAY ~ 511

O Lord, Our God, Your Gracious Hand

SERMON ~ Amos 7:10-15

HYMN ~ 548

O Lord, in Prayer You Spent the Night

CLOSING HYMN ~ 530

Hark! The Church Proclaims Her Honor