Centering Prayer for August 18: God of the vineyard, plant your passion for justice and righteousness in the soil of our lives; prune our thirst for bloodshed and strife from the wild growth of self-interest and greed. Nurture us in this time of worship, and make room in our hearts for compassion and generosity. Help us bear good fruit and live as your people–a people of passion for justice and righteousness. Amen.
Sunday, August 181rship, 10 a.m.; Pastor Carol’s meditation is titled “”Song of the Vineyard”, and is based on Isaiah 5:1-7. All are welcome to attend a fellowship time in Oppermann Hall following the worship service.
Tuesday, Aug. 20–Ladies meet at LuLu’s, 9 a.m.; TOPS, 6 p.m.
Wednes., Aug. 21–Men meet at Arby’s, 8:30 a.m.; Food pantry open, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.