Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the week — Jesus said, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” Matthew 16:24
Sunday, September 3 — Jeremiah 15:15-21; Psalm 26:1-8
Romans 12:9-21; Matthew 16:21-28
Look down from heaven and see, from your holy and glorious habitation. Where are your zeal and your might? Isaiah 63:15
For through the Spirit, by faith, we eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness. Galatians 5:5
Mighty God, bless us today with faith that is eager, hopeful, and trusting. May your righteousness guide us with strength and wisdom. Amen.