Sunday, July 31: Prepare for Worship

Prayer of the Day
 Benevolent God, you are the source, the guide, and the goal of our lives. Teach us to love what is worth loving, to reject what is offensive to you, and to treasure what is precious in your sight, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord.

Readings for the Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23
Psalm 49:1-12 (3)
Colossians 3:1-11
Luke 12:13-21

Painting:Grain Fields – 1890 – Edward Evans 1844-1923