Reading — Luke 18:1–8, Confession — Heavenly Father, I thank you that you have created me and all things. I am sorry that I doubt your purpose for making me. For Jesus’ sake, forgive every thought, word and deed that give my doubts power. I reject these false feelings. Make my feelings conform to your… Read more »
Reading — II Timothy 1:3–7, Confession — Gracious God, I am embarrassed to admit how seldom I have thanked you for the many gifts in my life. You have given me so much I have learned not to notice. For the sake of Jesus, forgive me and teach me to see with new eyes. And help… Read more »
Reading — John 20:19–31, Confession — Almighty and merciful God and Father of our Lord Jesus, I approach your throne of grace today seeking mercy and forgiveness. I have not loved you above all things. I have not loved my neighbor as myself. For the sake of Jesus, forgive me, renew me, and lead me… Read more »
Reading — Philippians 2:5-11, Confession — Holy God, we confess that our good intentions turn into selfish desires. We let little disagreements turn into hurtful thoughts and actions. We seek sarcasm and not your spirit. We ask for your forgiveness in the name of our Savior and Lord, Jesus Christ. Amen.
Reading — I Corinthians 13, Confession — Heavenly Father, We confess that we have not loved you with our whole heart or loved our neighbor as ourself. Forgive our sin and give us eyes to see people as you see them and respond with the love and grace you give us. We ask this in… Read more »
Reading — Matthew 21:1–11, Confession — God of mercy, you sent your Son to seek and to save the lost. I confess that I have strayed from you and turned aside from your way. I am so easily misled by my pride and selfishness. I have failed in love, neglected justice, and ignored your truth…. Read more »
Reading — Matthew 7:13–2, Confession — All-knowing God, I have not been zealous enough in my discipleship. I have not struggled to understand the great ideas of the faith, nor have I really attempted to give you mastery of my life. I have lived selfishly in a world of hurt and hunger and I have… Read more »