Saturday, April 4 — Psalm 44:9–16
Job 7; Romans 12:9–21
You are a people holy to the Lord your God; it is you the Lord has chosen out of all the peoples on earth to be his people, his treasured possession. Deuteronomy 14:2
Jesus said, “The Father himself loves you, because you have loved me and have believed that I came from God. I came from the Father and have come into the world; again, I am leaving the world and am going to the Father.” John 16:27–28
Most holy Lord and God, you have chosen us to be a people who are known by our love for one another. As we seek to follow the example of Jesus, teach us the way of reconciliation and peace. Amen.