First Lutheran Church of the Trinity
Sunday, July 21st
Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
Perhaps the church, at its best, is “all ears.” Almighty God urges the faithful, again and again, to “listen up!”—to heed the word from above. So it was with Abraham and Sarah, with Mary and Martha, and the early church at Colossae. So it is today as we join the assembly to hear the word of God, the words of life.
The hospitality of Abraham and Sarah to three visitors of the Lord
Lord, who may abide upon your holy hill? (Ps. 15:1)
Hymn to Christ, the firstborn of all creation
Jesus says: Martha, your sister Mary has chosen the better part