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Ascension Lutheran

July 15, 2018

"The Murderous Power
of a Grudge"

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And the Word Was Made Flesh, and Dwelt Among Us...       
John 1:14
Worship Times
Sunday 9:00 am
Fellowship 10:00 am

Bonnie Jensen is conducting a class on “Lefse Making for Beginners” Monday, July 16, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ascension.  Any age is welcome.
You will start the day by peeling potatoes and end the day with taking home your own lefse that you made all by yourself (with only a little help from Bonnie)! 

Please call Bonnie at 373-1934 if you have questions or if you wish to attend.
On Wednesday, July 18, Joan Anderson conducts a “banana bread” baking class from 10:00 a.m. to noon at Ascension.

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They are better than Baskin-Robbins

Ascension's worship service along with Christ Episcopal Church on Sunday, July 15th,
is at Saint John's Lutheran Community.
As part of "God's Work...Our Hands" Ascension's Council at their May 14 meeting approved moving
Ascension's worship service to the Saint John's facility for this Sunday, July 18th.
A 9:00 a.m. service is held in the new chapel. A 10:30 a.m. service is held in the old chapel.

No worship service will be held at Ascension or at Christ Episcopal Church on this Sunday.


Pastor Mark Boorsma


Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

"The Murderous Power of a Grudge

Sunday July 15, 2018 
  Eighth Sunday After Pentecost


Amos 7:7-15
Psalm 85:8-13
Ephesians 1:3-14
ark 6:14-29

Prayer of the Day
O God, from you come all holy desires, all good counsels, and all just works. Give to us, your servants, that peace which the world cannot give, that our hearts may be set to obey your commandments; and also that we, being defended from the fear of our enemies, may live in peace and quietness, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord.

Gospel Acclamation

Alleluia. May the God of our Lord Jesus Christ enlighten the eyes of our hearts,
that we may know the hope to which God has called us. Alleluia. (Eph. 1:17-18)

Color: Green

Mon — July 2
Amos 5:1-9
2 Samuel 6:6-12a

Acts 21:27-39
Psalm 142
Psalm 68:24-35

Tue — July 3
Amos 9:1-4
2 Samuel 3"12-16
Acts 23:12-35
Psalm 142
Psalm 68:24-35

Wed — July 4
Amos 9:11-15
2 Samuel 6:16-23
Luke 7:31-35 Psalm 142
Psalm 68:24-35

Thu — July 5
Jeremiah 10:1-16
1 Chronicles 11:15-19

Colossians 1:15-23
Psalm 23
Psalm 89:20-37
Fri — July 6
Jeremiah 10:17-25
1 Chronicles 14:1-2
Acts 17:16-31 Psalm 23
Psalm 89:20-37
Sat — July 7
Jeremiah 12:1-13
1 Chronicles 15:1-2, 16:4-13
Luke 18:35-43
Psalm 23
Psalm 89:20-37


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