Readings for Trinity 9 (focus text in bold):
Deuteronomy 22:1-4, 8 - love of neighbor illustrated
Psalm 103:1-14 - "The Lord is full of compassion and mercy"
1 Corinthians 10:1-13 - Israel's idolatry in the wilderness a warning to us
Luke 15:11-32 - the Parable of the Prodigal Son
Deuteronomy Summer Series, Part 9
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: “The Return of the Prodigal Son” by Rembrandt van Rijn, c. 1668, oil on canvas, Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia