Twelfth 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: 
1 Kings 19:4-8

The Response: 
Psalm 34:1-8

The Epistle: 
Ephesians 4:25-5:2

The Gospel: 
John 6:35, 41-51

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; 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: 
Exodus 16:2-4,9-15

The Response: 
Psalm 78:23-29

The Epistle: 
Ephesians 4:1-16

The Gospel: 
John 6:24-35

Sermon

 Fr. George Choyce

Fr. George Choyce

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O God, the protector of all who trust in you, without whom nothing is strong, nothing is holy: Increase and multiply upon us your mercy; that, with you as our ruler and guide, we may so pass through things temporal, that we lose not the things eternal; 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: 
2 Kings 4:42-44

The Response: 
Psalm 145:10-19

The Epistle: 
Ephesians 3:14-21

The Gospel: 
John 6:1-21

Sermon

 Deacon Turner Guidry

Deacon Turner Guidry

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O Lord, mercifully receive the prayers of your people who call upon you, and grant that they may know and understand what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to accomplish them; 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:
Amos 7:7-15

The Response: 
Psalm 24

The Epistle:
Ephesians 1:3-14

The Gospel:
Mark 6:14-29

Sermon

 Rev. Dr. Delmer Chilton

Rev. Dr. Delmer Chilton

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O God, you have taught us to keep all your commandments by loving you and our neighbor: Grant us the grace of your Holy Spirit, that we may be devoted to you with our whole heart, and united to one another with pure affection; 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:
2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10

The Response: 
Psalm 48

The Epistle:
2 Corinthians 12:2-10

The Gospel:
Mark 6:1-13

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Almighty God, you have built your Church upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief cornerstone: Grant us so to be joined together in unity of spirit by their teaching, that we may be made a holy temple acceptable to you; 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:
Wisdom of Solomon 1:13-15; 2:23-24

The Response: 
Psalm 30

The Epistle:
2 Corinthians 8:7-15

The Gospel:
Mark 5:21-43

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O Lord, make us have perpetual love and reverence for your holy Name, for you never fail to help and govern those whom you have set upon the sure foundation of your loving ­kindness; 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:
Job 38:1-11

The Response:
Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32

The Epistle:
2 Corinthians 6:1-13

The Gospel:
Mark 4:35-41

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Keep, O Lord, your household the Church in your steadfast faith and love, that through your grace we may proclaim your truth with boldness, and minister your justice with compassion; for the sake of our Savior Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

The Old Testament:
1 Samuel 15:34-16:13

The Response:
Psalm 20

The Epistle:
2 Corinthians 5:6-10,[11-13],14-17

The Gospel:
Mark 4:26-34

Sermon

 Keith (and Susan) Christensen

Keith (and Susan) Christensen

Second Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

O God, your never-failing providence sets in order all things both in heaven and earth: Put away from us, we entreat you, all hurtful things, and give us those things which are profitable for us; 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:
1 Samuel 3:1-10(11-20)

The Response:
Psalm 139:1-5, 12-17

The Epistle:
2 Corinthians 4:5-12

The Gospel:
Mark 2:23-3:6

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove

Day of Pentecost

Scripture Readings

The Collect

Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

The First Lesson:
Acts 2:1-21

The Response:
Psalm 104:25-35, 37

The New Testament:
Romans 8:22-27

The Gospel:
John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15

Sermon

 Fr. Bill Breedlove

Fr. Bill Breedlove