Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, March 1 — Psalm 31:10–20

2 Chronicles 36; Acts 27:9–20

Ash Wednesday — Joel 2:1–2,12–17; Psalm 51:1–17

2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10; Matthew 6:1–6,16–21

The Lord said to Moses, “You cannot see my face; for no one shall see me and live.” Exodus 33:20

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Indeed, by faith our ancestors received approval. Hebrews 11:1–2

As we begin our walk with you through this season of sorrow and self-sacrifice, may our eyes be opened, our ears attuned to the stirrings of your spirit. May we experience, once again, your passionate love for us. Amen.