Reading — Matthew 5:14–16, Confession — Merciful God, we confess that we have sinned against you by what we have done and what we have not done. Our actions don’t always reflect your glory and are sometimes more focused on ourselves. Thank you for your forgiveness. Fill us with our light so that our actions… Read more »
Heavenly Father, We are sorry for the ways we have sinned against you. Forgive us for relying on ourselves rather than trusting you. Forgive us for being so self-sufficient that we overlook the needs of others. Help us be the kind of people that are marked with love and generosity. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Reading — Matthew 14:22–33, Confession — Gracious God, we confess to you that we have not remembered you enough this week. We have gone our own ways without being mindful of your presence. We have our own welfare without thinking of others. We have ngelected your Kingdom for the pursuit of our own desires in this… Read more »
Reading — 2 Corinthians 8:1–11, Confession — Almighty God, our heavenly Father, we have sinned against you and against our neighbor in thought, word, and deed, through negligence, through weakness, through our own deliberate fault. We are truly sorry and repent of all our sins. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us all that is… Read more »
Reading — Romans 1:16–17, Confession — Almighty God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, we approach your throne of grace this day, acknowledging that we have sinned against you. We have not loved you above everything else. We have not loved our neighbor as ourselves. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us, renew us,… Read more »
Reading — II Corinthians 12:7–10, Confession — Gracious God, we can’t do it on our own. We have tried to keep it all together and not let your down. We have hid, covered, and polished our lives so that no cracks show. Please forgive our false way of living. Strengthen us to live authentically as a… Read more »
Reading — II Corinthians 9:6–11, Confession — Lord God, we have sinned against you and done evil in your sight. We are sorry and repent. Have mercy on us according to your love. Wash away our wrongdoing and cleanse us from our sinfulness. Renew a right spirit within us and restore us to the joy of… Read more »
Reading — II Corinthians 1:3–11, Confession — Lord Jesus, I pray for your forgiveness. I have sinned against you. I fear the opinion of others. I want to look good in their eyes. I trade in your Word of life for whatever words others say. Forgive me. Cleanse my heart. Close my ears to wrong voices…. Read more »