Sunday, June 2, 2019

Ascension of the Lord

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Watchword for the week — Rejoice in the Lord, O you righteous, and give thanks to his holy name! Psalm 97:12

Sunday, June 2 — Acts 16:16-34; Psalm 97
Revelation 22:12-14,16-17,20-21; John 17:20-26

The Lord made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Psalm 100:3

You did not choose me but I chose you. And I appointed you to go and bear fruit. John 15:16

How special we are to you, O Lord! When the demands of daily living press in upon us and we feel overwhelmed, whisper to our spirits that we are in your care and under your guidance. Show us the way to live to be true to our association with you. Amen.