Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7

The Response: 
Psalm 66:1-11

The Epistle:
2 Timothy 2:8-15

The Gospel:
Luke 17:11-19

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Almighty and everlasting God, you are always more ready to hear than we to pray, and to give more than we either desire or deserve: Pour upon us the abundance of your mercy, forgiving us those things of which our conscience is afraid, and giving us those good things for which we are not worthy to ask, except through the merits and mediation of Jesus Christ our Savior; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Lamentations 1:1-6

The Response: 
Psalm 137

The Epistle:
2 Timothy 1:1-14

The Gospel:
Luke 17:5-10

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Saint Michael and All Angels

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Everlasting God, you have ordained and constituted in a wonderful order the ministries of angels and mortals: Mercifully grant that, as your holy angels always serve and worship you in heaven, so by your appointment they may help and defend us here on earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Genesis 28:10-17

The Response: 
Psalm 103:19-22

The Epistle:
Revelation 12:7-12

The Gospel:
John 1:47-51

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Grant us, Lord, not to be anxious about earthly things, but to love things heavenly; and even now, while we are placed among things that are passing away, to hold fast to those that shall endure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 8:18-9:1

The Response: 
Psalm 79:1-9

The Epistle:
1 Timothy 2:1-7

The Gospel:
Luke 16:1-13

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O God, because without you we are not able to please you, mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28

The Response: 
Psalm 14

The Epistle:
1 Timothy 1:12-17

The Gospel:
Luke 15:1-10

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Grant us, O Lord, to trust in you with all our hearts; for, as you always resist the proud who confide in their own strength, so you never forsake those who make their boast of your mercy; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 18:1-11

The Response: 
Psalm 139:1-5, 12-17

The Epistle:
Philemon 1-21

The Gospel:
Luke 14:25-33

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Lord of all power and might, the author and giver of all good things: Graft in our hearts the love of your Name; increase in us true religion; nourish us with all goodness; and bring forth in us the fruit of good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God for ever and ever. 

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 2:4-13

The Response: 
Psalm 81:1, 10-16

The Epistle:
Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16

The Gospel:
Luke 14:1, 7-14

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Grant, O merciful God, that your Church, being gathered together in unity by your Holy Spirit, may show forth your power among all peoples, to the glory of your Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Jeremiah 1:4-10

The Response: 
Jeremiah 1:4-10

The Epistle:
Hebrews 12:18-29

The Gospel:
Luke 13:10-17

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Almighty God, you have given your only Son to be for us a sacrifice for sin, and also an example of godly life: Give us grace to receive thankfully the fruits of his redeeming work, and to follow daily in the blessed steps of his most holy life; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Isaiah 5:1-7

The Response: 
Psalm 80:1-2, 8-18

The Epistle:
Hebrews 11:29-12:2

The Gospel:
Luke 12:49-56

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Grant to us, Lord, we pray, the spirit to think and do always those things that are right, that we, who cannot exist without you, may by you be enabled to live according to your will; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

Amen.

The Old Testament:
Isaiah 1:1, 10-20

The Response: 
Psalm 50:1-8, 23-24

The Epistle:
Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16

The Gospel:
Luke 12:32-40

Sermon

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove