Seventh Sunday after Epiphany 2022

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Father, we praise you; Jesus we love you

Spirit, we thank you, for these new days

help us to know, Lord; help us to grow Lord,

help us to sow, Lord, your love always.

535 MBW

Heavenly Father, Lord of the universe, we come to you in praise and thanksgiving for the gift of your Son and of the Spirit. You have called us to eternal life through the death of your Son. In your love for humankind, you have commissioned each of us to love one another as you loved us. We accept your command to carry out your healing love to all people. To each of us as the Spirit determines, we have received spiritual gifts to do your work and bring all people to your loving care. Amen.

Watchword for the Week

Jesus said, “Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.”
Luke 6:36

Watchword for Today

The Lord said to Isaac, “Through your offspring all nations on earth will be blessed.”
Genesis 26:4 NUV

Doctrinal Text:

Now you, brothers and sisters, like Isaac, are children of promise.
Galatians 4:28 NIV

Prayer for Today

O, merciful Father, thank you for the blessings you have graciously given us. Thank you for opening up your inheritance to allow us to be your children. With praise and adoration, we lift up the name of Jesus! Amen.

Prayer Request

Change My Heart, O God, make it ever true.

Change my heart, O God, may I be like you.

You are the Potter; I am the clay;

Mold me and make me, this is what I pray.

Change my heart, O God, make it ever true.

Change my heart, O God, may I be like you.

May 2022