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The International Sunday School Lesson

Lesson for July 24, 2016
Unwavering Hope Romans 5:1–11 Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of the International Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri. This lesson treatment is published in the July 17 issue of The Lookout magazine and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com. ______ By Mark Scott  We taught a Sunday school class called H.O.P.E.—Hitched Or Patiently Engaged. Some maintain unwavering hope for a spouse. Families in surgical waiting rooms feel relief when the doctor says, “We think we got it all.” Some maintain unwavering hope for the health of a loved one. Why are we this way? [We are this way] because we are creatures of hope. Paul has established that everyone needs fixing because everyone sins (Romans 1:18–3:20). But those sinners are set right by God’s faithfulness through Christ and by our appropriating God’s grace through faith (Rom.3:21–4:25). Here in Romans 5:1-21 Paul traces some of the resul…

Christian Worship Three Year Lectionary (with Supplemental Lectionary)

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 | PENTECOST TENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST YEAR C
Old Testament       Genesis 18:20–32              Psalm       Psalm 6 New Testament       Colossians 2:6–15 New Testament       James 5:13–18 (Supplemental) Gospel       Luke 11:1–13

Christian Worship Three Year Lectionary (with Supplemental Lectionary). Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 | AFTER PENTECOST
PROPER 12
YEAR C

Old Testament       Hosea 1:2–10
             Psalm       Psalm 85 (UMH 806)
New Testament       Colossians 2:6–15 (16–19)
Gospel       Luke 11:1–13


Vanderbilt Divinity Library. United Methodist Revised Common Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Catholic Lectionary

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 | ORDINARY TIME
SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
YEAR C | ROMAN MISSAL

              First Reading       Genesis 18:20–32
              Response       Psalm 138:3a
Psalm       Psalm 138:1–3, 6–8
              Second Reading       Colossians 2:12–14
Gospel AcclamationRomans 8:15bc
Gospel Luke 11:1–13


Catholic Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 | PENTECOST
PROPER 12
YEAR C

Old Testament       (Genesis 18:17–19) 20–33
             Psalm       Psalm 138
Epistle       Colossians 2:6–15 (16–19)
Gospel       Luke 11:1–13


Lutheran Service Book Three Year Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2009. Print.

The Episcopal Church

SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016 | AFTER PENTECOST
PROPER 12
YEAR C

Psalm       Psalm 138
First Reading       Genesis 18:20–33
Second Reading       Colossians 2:6–15
Gospel       Luke 11:1–13


The Episcopal Church. Book of Common Prayer (1979) Sunday Lectionary. Bellingham, WA: Logos Bible Software, 2010. Print.