Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Service Date: 
20 August, 2017

Worship was led by The Revd. Robert Beard who preached on how people of real faith can be found in unexpected places. In Matthew 15 Jesus meets a Canaanite woman who shows a real understanding of who he is and of his power. She believes that although she is not of the house of Israel Jesus can still heal and save her daughter.

Hymns: 

Rejoice and Sing 103  Praise to the Holiest in the height

Rejoice and Sing 575  God of mercy, God of grace

Rejoice and Sing 319  Thanks to God whose word was spoken

Rejoice and Sing 600  Christ is the world's light

 

Sermon: 

Readings

Genesis chapter 45  verses 1 - 15

Psalm 133

Romans chapter 11 verses 1 - 2a and 29 - 32

Matthew chapter 15 verses 10 - 28