|First Reading: (Lesson)||Exodus 14:19-31|
|Second Reading: (Epistle)||Romans 14:1-12|
They may be found at the Revised Common Lectionary website.
PRAYERS THIS WEEK
Prayers for the church in the Cycle of Prayer:
• In the Anglican Communion-worldwide, we pray for: The Anglican Church in Sodor & Man (York, England) and their bishop Robert Paterson;
• In the Anglican Church of Canada we pray for: our Primate, Fred Hiltz; our National Indigenous Bishop, Mark MacDonald; our General Secretary Michael Thompson and General Synod Staff; our brother parish in Grand Rapids;
• In Our Diocese of Rupert’s Land we pray for: our Bishop, Donald Phillips; the people of the parishes of St. Matthew: Winnipeg, Cloverdale, and Peguis Reserve; Our youth in all indigenous parishes throughout Canada and those who teach and guide them; the Archives Committee of the Diocese of Rupert’s Land and Archivist – Gloria Romaniuk;
• In Our Parish Family we pray for: Pauline Brezeno; Jack Captain; Tyler Chartrand; the WestEnd Commons Families; the Grain of Wheat Church Community;
• For Our Parish: St. Matthew’s, here in the heart of the city in the heart of God. Strengthen our church to be like a great tree giving shade and shelter to all who come. Under its branches let the people rest in your grace and be re-rooted in your kingdom’s work. May the streets of our community be holy ground beneath our feet.
Pray for people in need: Laquette family, Gabriel family, and Corwin family; Adam and Lindsey; Theresa and son David; Amy Albert; Merton Welch; Apetagon family; Rick and family;
Pray for those have died: Betty Laquette; James Apetagon; Florence Black;
Pray for people celebrating: Süss, Pat Martin, and Keith Macklem on their birthdays;
Pray for those in Care Homes: Sylvester T; Zelda W; Winnie C; Stella J; Rose B.