Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the week — Choose life so that you and your descendants may live, loving the Lord your God, obeying him, and holding fast to him. Deuteronomy 30:19,20
Sunday, September 8 — Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Psalm 1
Philemon 1-21; Luke 14:25-33
I have put my spirit upon my servant; he will bring forth justice to the nations. Isaiah 42:1
Jesus says, “For this I was born, and for this I came into the world, to testify to the truth.” John 18:37
Dear God, you sent your son to die on a cross to save us all from our sins. Help us to look to him and to seek his counsel, so that we might know how to live in this world in a way pleasing to you. Amen.