Theme: Jesus Is Anointed As Christ

Luke 3:15-17,21,22
1 Samuel 16:1-13
Titus 3:4-7
Psalm 2

299 — All Who Believe and Are Baptized
89 — To Jordan’s River Came Our Lord
736 — All Christians Who Have Been Baptized
294 — Baptized into Your Name Most Holy
737:1 — God’s Own Child, I Gladly Say It

Prayer of the Day: Father in heaven, at the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan you proclaimed him your beloved Son and anointed him with the Holy Spirit. Keep us who are baptized into Christ faithful in our calling as your children and make us heirs with him of everlasting life; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Verse of the Day: Alleluia. You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased. Alleluia. (Mark 1:11b)