Sunday, December 26, 2021

First Sunday after Christmas

Watchword for the week — Let them praise the name of the Lord, for his name alone is exalted; his glory is above earth and heaven. Psalm 148:13

Sunday, December 26 — 1 Samuel 2:18-20,26; Psalm 148
Colossians 3:12-17; Luke 2:41-52

O Lord my Lord, act on my behalf for your name’s sake; because your steadfast love is good, deliver me. Psalm 109:21

Stephen prayed, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.” Then he knelt down and cried out in a loud voice, “Lord, do not hold this sin against them.” Acts 7:59-60

Holy God, your goodness delivers us. Even in our dark moments, you break through to comfort and inspire. We are deeply blessed to be your own. Amen.