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Bible Readings for Sunday, August 26, 2018

Sunday, August 26 Joshua 24:1-2a 14-18 (Serve the Lord); Psalm 34:15-22 (God’s eyes are upon the righteous); Ephesians 6:10-20 (Put on the armor of God); John 6:56-69 (The bread of eternal life) (New International Version) Joshua 24:1-2, 14-18 The Covenant Renewed at … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, August 19, 2018

Sunday, August 19 Proverbs 9:1-6 (Invited to dine at wisdom’s feast); Psalm 34:9-14 (Seeking God); Ephesians 5:15-20 (Filled with the Spirit); John 6:51-58 (Christ the true food and drink) (New International Version) Proverbs 9:1-6 Invitations of Wisdom and Folly 9 Wisdom has built her … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday, August 19, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Living God, give me strength for this day. Let your truth surround me, your righteousness defend me, your gospel guide me, your trustworthiness shield me, and your salvation protect me, that in every trial I may stand … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on August 12, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Loving God, help me make the most of the time you give this day, to be wise in my decisions and careful in my actions. Let my life be a continual act of thanksgiving for your loving-kindness, … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday, August 12, 2018

Sunday, August 12 1 Kings 19:4-8 (Elijah given bread for his journey); Psalm 34:1-8 (Taste and see); Ephesians 4:25—5:2 (Put away evil live in love); John 6:35 41-51 (Christ the bread of life) (New International Version) 1 Kings 19:4-8 4 while he himself went a … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on August 5, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Holy One, as I move through this new day, I pray that you will keep me in union with the faith and knowledge of Jesus. I long to mature into the stature of Christ. Help me to … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, August 5, 2018

Sunday, July 31–August 6 Exodus 16:2-4 9-15 (Manna in the wilderness); Psalm 78:23-29 (Manna rains down); Ephesians 4:1-16 (Maintain the unity of the faith); John 6:24-35 (Christ the bread of life) (New International Version) Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15 2 In the desert the whole community … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday, July 29, 2018

Read the Gospel here Household Prayer: Morning God of the sunrise, ground me and root me in love today. As I move through all the different roles I play— parent, child, student, worker, church member, supervisor, volunteer— be my companion … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday, July 22

Household Prayer: Morning Holy One, thank you for the gift of this new day. Please help me to stay mindful of your creation and your teachings as I travel through it. Empower me to see and spread the good news … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Sunday, August 5, 2018

To know Jesus and Him crucified is my philosophy, and there is none higher. Bernard of Clairvaux *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  * A bumper sticker seen in Los Angeles: “Honk if you believe in anything.” … Continue reading

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