Monday, May 2 — Psalm 56:9-13
Leviticus 23:23–24:9; Mark 7:24–37
O Lord, you have plans formed of old, faithful and sure. Isaiah 25:1
God destined us for adoption as his children through Jesus Christ, according to the good pleasure of his will. Ephesians 1:5
Almighty Father, we are grateful for our place in our Christian family. Lord, help us to welcome all of our brothers and sisters in Christ, especially to those who are lonely, disenfranchised, and in need of your presence on earth. Amen.