Christ Lutheran Community Church

Scriptures that correspond to  September Sunday worship

September  1
  • Proverbs 25:6-7  Do not put yourself forward

  • Psalm 112  The righteous are merciful and full of compassion. (Ps. 112:4)

  • Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16  God is with us: let acts of mutual love continue

  • Luke 14:1, 7-14 ​ An image of God’s reign: invite the poor, crippled to your banquet

September 8
  • Deuteronomy 30:15-20  Walk in the way of life and hold fast to God
  • Psalm 1  They are like trees planted by streams of water. (Ps. 1:3)
  • Philemon 1-21  Paul says: Receive Onesimus as a coworker
  • Luke 14:25-33  Jesus says: Disciples, give up your possessions and carry the cross
September 15
  • 1 Samuel 2:18-20, 26  The boy Samuel grew in favor with the Lord and the people

  • Psalm 148  The splendor of the Lord is over earth and heaven. (Ps. 148:13)

  • Colossians 3:12-17  Clothe yourselves in love; let the peace of Christ rule your hearts

  • Luke 2:41-52  The boy Jesus increased in wisdom, and in divine and human favor

​September 22

  • Amos 8:4-7  Warnings to those who trample on the needy and poor
  • Psalm 113  The Lord lifts up the poor from the ashes. (Ps. 113:7)
  • 1 Timothy 2:1-7  One God, one mediator—Christ Jesus—who gave himself for all people
  • Luke 16:1-13  A shrewd manager: faithful in little, faithful in much; serving God/wealth

September 29

  • ​Amos 6:1a, 4-7  Warnings to those who are comfortable or wealthy
  • Psalm 146  The Lord gives justice to those who are oppressed. (Ps. 146:7)
  • 1 Timothy 6:6-19  Eager to be rich or eager to pursue richness of God’s justice?
  • Luke 16:19-31  Story of poor Lazarus and the wealthy man