Theme: Faith Trusts God in the Face of Death

Luke 7:11-17
1 Kings 17:17-24
Galatians 1:11-24
Psalm 30

608 – I Fall Asleep in Jesus’ Wounds
413 – When in the Hour of Utmost Need
415 – Be Still, My Soul
431 – I Walk in Danger All the Way
606 – For Me to Live Is Jesus

Prayer of the Day: O God, the strength of all who trust in you, mercifully hear our prayers. Be gracious to us in our weakness and give us strength to keep your commandments in all we say and do; through Jesus Christ, your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Verse of the Day: Alleluia. God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation. Alleluia. (2 Corinthians 5:19 cf. RSV)