Sunday – May 24th

Today we celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord. This post includes Pastor’s Ruckman’s sermon along with an Ascension hymn before and after his message (both recorded at St. John’s) The scripture readings, Prayer of the Church, and links to other ministries are included as well.

Sermon

Scripture Readings

The readings are courtesy of esv.org.  This link combines all of the readings for this Sunday.  When at esv.org, choose the speaker icon located at the upper left to hear the scriptures

First Reading
Acts 1:1-11
“Promise of the Holy Spirit” / “The Ascension”

Psalm
Psalm 47

“God is King Over All the Earth”

Epistle
Ephesians 1:15-23
“Thanksgiving and Prayer”

Gospel
Luke 24:44-53
“Jesus Appears to His Disciples” / “The Ascension”

Prayer of the Church

The Lutheran Hour 

KDUZ (1260 AM) – Every Sunday – 12:30 PM

Main Street Living