Reading — Matthew 28:16–20, Confession — Holy God, We confess that temptation led us to take our minds off of you. It promised us bigger, better, and brighter, but it did not last. Forgive us. Take away the stains of sin, and remind us that you offer the only true gifts. help us see your life,… Read more »
Confession — O Lord, our God, even as we come bludering into your presence in prayer, we are haunted by memories of duties unperformed, promtings disobeyed, and beckonings ignored. Opportuntities to be kind knocked on the door of our hearts and went weeping away. We are ashamed, O Lord, and tired of failure. For the… Read more »
Reading — Philippians 1:1–11, Confession — Gracious God, We confess that we have not loved you with our whole heart, and we have not loved our neighbors as ourselves. For the sake of Jesus, forgive us. Open our hearts wide to you, that you might renew our faith, and strengthen us for obedient service. In our… Read more »
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 »