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11th Sunday after Pentecost: Holy Eucharist with Rev Deb

Celebrant: The Rev. Deborah Rutter

August 8th at 11am
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Good Shepherd Episcopal Church
27 Good Shepherd Road 
Bluemont, VA 20135
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In-Person and Online!!

Join us for our service of Holy Eucharist for the 11th Sunday after Pentecost as we celebrate Independence Day with prayers for our nation and patriotic hymns!

Our LIVE service begins at 11am.  Masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated folks.  Please wear a mask if you are not yet vaccinated, for your safety and the safety of others.  Masks and hand sanitizer are available.


If you are more comfortable continuing to keep your distance, we understand. 

You can still join us for online worship, via Zoom, using the following link:

Click here to join Good Shepherd Zoom worship
Meeting ID: 230 268 4545 | Password: Get2gether

Click here for a PDF copy of this week's bulletin.


The Collect of the Day:

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.

Readings for this Sunday:

2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33
Psalm 130
Ephesians 4:25-5:2
John 6:35, 41-51

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A Prayer for the Future of the Human Race: O God our heavenly Father, you have blessed us and given us dominion over all the earth: Increase our reverence before the mystery of life; and give us new insight into your purposes for the human race, and new wisdom and determination in making provision for its future in accordance with your will; through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.