Sunday: September 1st

Hebrews 13:3. Remember those who are in prison, as though you were in prison with them; those who are being tortured, as though you yourselves were being tortured. 

Additional Readings: Ps 81:1, 10-16 or Ps 112/Jeremiah 2:4-13 or 

Sirach 10:12-18 or Proverbs 25:6-7/Hebrews 13:1-8,15-16/Luke 14:1,7-14

Monday: September 2nd

Psalm 25:1. To you, O Lord, I lift up my soul; my God, I put my trust in you; let me not be humiliated, not let my enemies triumph over me.

Additional Readings: Ps 25 * 9,15/ 2 Chronicles 6:32---7:7/

James 2:1-13 /Mark 14:53-65

Tuesday: September 3rd

James 2:19. You believe that God is one; you do well. Even demons believe---and shudder.

Additional Readings: Ps 26,28 *36,39/ 1 Kings 8:65--9:9/ James 2:14-26/ 

Mark 14:66-72

Wednesday: September 4th

James 3:8-9. But no one can tame the tongue---a restless evil, full of deadly poison. With it we bless the Lord and Father, and with it we curse those who are made in the likeness of God. 

Additional Readings: Ps  38 * 119:25-48/1 Kings 9:24---10:13/James 3:1-12/

Mark 15:1-11

Thursday: September 5th 

Psalm 37:1. Do not fret yourself because of evildoers; do not be jealous of those who do wrong.  

Additional Readings:  Ps 37:1-18 * 37:19-42/ 1 Kings 11:1-13/James 3:13---4:12/

Mark 15:12-21

Friday: September 6th

Psalm 31:3. Be my strong rock, a castle to keep me safe, for you are my crag and my stronghold; for the sake of your Name. lead me and guide me. 

Additional Readings: Ps 31 * 35 / 1 Kings 11:26-43/James 4:13---5:6/

Mark 15:22-32

Saturday: September 7th

James 5:7. Be patient, therefore, beloved, until the coming of the Lord. The farmer waits for the precious crop from the earth, being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains.  

Additional Readings: Ps 30,32 * 42,43/ 1 Kings 12:1-20/ James 5:7-12,19-20/

 Mark 15:33-39