“As for me, I will live with integrity; redeem me, O Lord, and have pity on me. My foot stands on level ground; in the full assembly I will bless the Lord.”
“Trust in the Lord for ever, for in the Lord God you have an everlasting rock.”
“So I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.”
“Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.”
‘and let the one who believes in me drink. As the scripture has said, “Out of the believer’s heart shall flow rivers of living water.”‘
“though we stumble, we shall not fall headlong,
for the Lord holds us by the hand.”
Great reading this morning at church from today’s lectionary (Mark 6: 14-29) on the death of John the Baptist at the hands of King Herod.