Sunday, August 3, 2014

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the Week — The Lord is good to all, and his compassion is over all that he has made. Psalm 145:9
Sunday, August 3 — Isaiah 55:1-5; Psalm 145:8-9,14-21
Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 14:13-21
I will punish the people who rest complacently on their dregs, those who say in their hearts, “The Lord will not do good, nor will he do harm.” Zephaniah 1:12
Sleeper, awake! Rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you. Ephesians 5:14
Mighty God, forgive us for our apathy and lack of faith toward both you and our fellow human beings. Help us to stand stronger in the face of the world and witness to Christ in both word and deed. Amen.