Vocation Sunday

Pray and reflect on the call to ministry and Christian service. For Vocation Sunday, consider sharing some ministers' call stories - why they chose a ministry vocation, what they love about it, and what challenges they face.

Worship Ideas

Call and Vocation: Prayers for Use in Worship (21.72 KB): These prayers can be used to celebrate Vocation Sunday, or in any worship service in which the theme is appropriate.
Message: God’s World Needs Leaders (130.93 KB): This reflection could be incorporated into a celebration of Vocation Sunday or another suitable occasion.
On the Life and Faith of Florence Nightingale: Worship Service Commemorating the Bicentenary of Her Birth (170.26 KB): This service was created to mark 200 years since the birth of Florence Nightingale by Ralph Carl Wushke and Lynn McDonald for First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Toronto on January 26, 2020.
Vocation Sermon Starters (26.55 KB): Scripture passages and questions to reflect on vocation for Vocation Sunday or any day.

Related Material

Vocation: Hymns, Prayers, and Scripture (18.21 KB): Selections from hymn books and the Bible for anyone who is considering their vocation or supporting someone who is.