Sunday, January 1, 2017

First Sunday after Christmas
Watchword for the Week — I will recount the gracious deeds of the Lord, the praiseworthy acts of the Lord, because of all that the Lord has done for us. Isaiah 63:7
Sunday, January 1 — Isaiah 63:7–9; Psalm 148
Hebrews 2:10–18; Matthew 2:13–23
Serve God with single mind and willing heart; for the Lord searches every mind. 1 Chronicles 28:9
Now may the God of peace make you complete in everything good so that you may do his will, working among us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Hebrews 13:20–21
God of Peace, you are praiseworthy indeed. Help us to love and serve you with gladness. May we be pleasing in your sight each day of this New Year, and may we bring you glory. In Jesus’ name, Amen.