Inviting God, give us grace to hear and respond to your invitation to be co-creators with you in the cause of justice and peace-making, through the practice of nonviolent resistance and the ministry of reconciliation. Amen.
Scripture Readings (Common English Bible)
- Sunday: 2 Chronicles 35:20-21
- Monday: Isaiah 59-14-20
- Tuesday: Matthew 5:7-10
- Wednesday: Acts 5:27-29
- Thursday: Romans 12:21
- Friday: Ephesians 6:10-18
- Saturday: 1 Peter 2:23
For all God’s people, that we may have the courage to resist.
For the Church, that we may resist the temptation to settle for easy answers to hard questions.
For our LGBTQIA+ siblings that they may draw strength from the willingness or all God’s people to stand together to resist the forces of exclusion and know here and now the love of Christ.
May the God who has called us to overcome evil with God, give us the grace to be instruments of God's peace. Amen.