Worship – June & July 2021

We gather to worship God at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Spokane each Sunday at 10 a.m. (PST). We meet in person as well as livestreaming online (links available below and on our Facebook page).

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

July 25, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Jesus feeds a multitude with five loaves and two fish, but when they seek to make him king, he withdraws by himself to the mountain.

We also say farewell to Intern Pastor Beth today

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Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

July 18, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Jesus invites the disciples to come away and rest, but when the crowd follows, he has compassion on them, meeting them where they are and healing and teaching.

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Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

July 11, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

We celebrate Confirmation for two young people and are reminded of the blessings that God has given us.

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Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

July 4, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Jesus returns to his hometown and amazes his neighbors, then sends the twelve apostles out to preach and heal.

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Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

June 27, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Two stories, intertwined: a woman who has been bleeding for 12 years is healed and a 12-year-old girl is raised from death. Both are restored to life and community.

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mural in Magdala, Israel

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

June 20, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Jesus quiets a storm on the Sea of Galilee and the disciples, terrified by the storm, learn more about who their teacher really is

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IMAGE: Backhuysen, Ludolf, ca. 1630-1708. Christ in the Storm on the Sea of Galilee, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. https://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=54955

Third Sunday after Pentecost

June 13, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

The reign of God is like … seeds scattered on the ground, a mustard shrub, a cedar planted on a mountain. Jesus tells parables to point the disciples toward this new way of noticing God’s work in the world.

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Second Sunday after Pentecost

June 6, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

Jesus expands the definition of family beyond our relatives to those who do the will of God.

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IMAGE: JESUS MAFA. The Sermon on the Mount, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. https://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=48284 [retrieved May 31, 2021]. Original source: http://www.librairie-emmanuel.fr (contact page: https://www.librairie-emmanuel.fr/contact).

Holy Trinity Sunday

May 30, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. (PT)
in-person and online

We explore encounters with the one God in three persons as recorded in scripture and experience

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IMAGE: Latimore, Kelly. Trinity, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. https://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=57123 [retrieved May 31, 2021]. Original source: https://kellylatimoreicons.com/contact/