Theme: Faith Clings to Jesus in the Face of Rejection

Mark 6:1-6
Ezekiel 2:1-5
2 Corinthians 12:7-10
Psalm 143

465 – Jesus, I My Cross Have Taken
536 – Lord Jesus Christ, the Church’s Head
419 – If God Himself Be for Me
203 – Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word

Prayer of the Day: God of all power and might, you are the giver of all that is good. Help us love you with all our heart, strengthen us in true faith, provide us with all we need, and keep us safe in your care; 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. Happy are they who hear the Word, hold it fast in an honest and good heart, and bring forth fruit with patience. Alleluia. (Luke 8:15 cf. RSV)