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Worship: Jan. 31, 2021

(Click "READ MORE" for a clickable link to worship) https://youtu.be/BXLTdszcPQw "The name of Jesus charms our fears and bids our sorrows cease, sings music in the sinners ears, brings life and health and peace." "He speaks, and list'ning to his voice, new life the dead receive; the mournful, broken hearts rejoice, the humble poor believe." This weekend we ponder the amazing ways that the voice of Christ can be a source of healing, hope, and                                                                                                               transformation.

Worship: Jan. 24, 2020

(Click "READ MORE" for a clickable link to worship) https://youtu.be/sIwCO3-o8ZM    And Jesus said to them, " Follow me and I will make you fish for people." - Mark 1:17 This weekend we wrestle with what it means to hear Jesus' call to follow him  and what that might or might not look like in our daily lives.

Worship: Jan. 17, 2021

Click "READ MORE" for clickable link to worship. https://youtu.be/YDaZsuOi81I    "Speak, Lord, for your servant is listening."  - 1 Samuel 3:9 This weekend we are reminded of God's relentless pursuit of us, the unexpected ways that God gets our attention, and how we are called to come and see and come and be.

Baptism of our Lord Worship

(Click READ MORE for clickable link to worship) https://youtu.be/dUPhk052QF8    "I was there to hear your borning cry, I'll be there when you are old. I rejoiced the day you were baptized to see your life unfold." - ELW # 732 This weekend we celebrate the Baptism of our Lord and give thanks for Christ's promises in our lives, even and especially in these uncertain times.  (St. Andrew's members should check their email for a zoom link to our congregational meeting beginning @ noontime on Sunday.) Virus-free. www.avast.com -- Pastor Bill Mueller St. Andrew's Lutheran Church 2725 Egypt Road Audubon, PA 19403 610-666-6577 standrewslutheran.com Lifting Up Jesus in Worship, Education, and Service

Prayers for Our Nation

Our nation needs your prayers. If unsure what to pray, here are some prayers from our Lutheran hymnal: Eternal God, amid all the turmoil and changes of the world your love is steadfast and your strength never fails. In this time of danger and trouble, be to us a sure guardian and rock of defense. Guide the leaders of our nation with your wisdom, comfort those in distress, and grant us courage and hop to face the future; through Jesus Christ our                                                                  Lord. Amen God, our refuge and strength, you have bound us together in a common life. In our conflicts, help us to confront one another without hatred or bitterness, to listen to your voice amid competing claims, and to work together with mutual forbearance and respect, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen O God, where hearts are fearful and constricted, grant courage and hope. Where anxiety is infectious and widening, grant peace and reassurance. Where impossibilities clo

St. A's Worship: Epiphany Sunday

(Click READ MORE to find link to worship)' https://youtu.be/YV03PaUyUFw     "Arise, shine for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you" - Isaiah 60:1 This weekend we join the wise men in their journey as we celebrate the Epiphany of Our Lord.  The actual date for this festival is January 6 but, as we have often done in previous years, we transplanted the festival to the closest Sunday as we follow the light of Christ into the joys and challenges of a new year in mission.