Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the week — Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God—what is good and acceptable and perfect. Romans 12:2
Sunday, August 27 — Isaiah 51:1-6; Psalm 138
Romans 12:1-8; Matthew 16:13-20
The Lord your God has blessed you in all your undertakings. Deuteronomy 2:7
From his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace. John 1:16
Open our eyes, Spirit of truth, to see the grace upon grace you have lavished on us. May we recognize your hand of blessing and may we bless others with your love and mercy. Amen.