Daily Dose

Of What Matters Most

Morning

The sign of the cross may be made in remembrance of baptism

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen

In the morning, Lord, You hear my voice;
in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly. Psalm 5:3

My mouth is filled with Your praise,
declaring your splendor all day long. Psalm 71:8

Open my lips, Lord,
And my mouth will declare Your praise. Psalm 51:15

Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.

Song or Hymn
Bible Reading
Catechism
Apostles’ Creed

Prayers for others and ourselves

The Lord’s Prayer

Morning Prayer
I thank You, my heavenly Father, through Jesus Christ, Your dear Son, that You have graciously kept me this night from all harm and danger; and I pray that You would keep me this day also from sin and every evil, that all my doings in life may please You. For into Your hands, I commend myself, my body and soul, and all things. Let Your holy angel be with me, that the evil foe may have no power over me. Amen.

Let us bless the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

Then go joyfully to your work.

Evening

The sign of the cross may be made in remembrance of baptism

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen

The Lord Almighty grant us a quiet night and peace at the last.
Amen

It is good to praise the Lord
And make music to your name, O Most High,

Proclaiming your love in the morning
and your faithfulness at night. Psalm 92:1-2

Song or Hymn
Bible Reading
Catechism
Apostles’ Creed

Prayers for others and ourselves

The Lord’s Prayer

Evening Prayer
I thank You, my heavenly Father, through Jesus Christ, Your dear Son, that You have graciously kept me this day; and I pray that You would forgive me all my sins where I have done wrong, and graciously keep me this night. For into Your hands I commend myself, my body and soul, and all things. Let Your holy angel be with me, that the evil foe may have no power over me. Amen.

Let us bless the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

Then go to sleep at once in peace.

Monday, April 15 – Luke 7:1-17 (Focus Verse: Luke 7:8-9)
Tuesday, April 16 – Luke 7:18-35 (Luke 7:22-23)
Wednesday, April 17 – Luke 7:36-50 (Luke 7:49-50)
Thursday, April 18 – Luke 8:1-21 (Luke 8:16)
Friday, April 19 – Luke 8:22-39 (Luke 8:39)
Saturday, April 20 – Luke 8:40-56 (Luke 8:47-48)
Sunday, April 21 – Luke 9:1-17 (Luke 9:16-17)

Monday, April 22 – Luke 9:18-36 (Focus Verse: Luke 9:20)
Tuesday, April 23 – Luke 9:37-62 (Luke 9:48)
Wednesday, April 24 – Luke 10:1-22 (Luke 10:21)
Thursday, April 25 – Luke 10:23-42 (Luke 10:36-37)
Friday, April 26 – Luke 11:1-13 (Luke 11:1-4)
Saturday, April 27 – Luke 11:14-36 (Luke 11:28)
Sunday, April 28 – Luke 11:37-54 (Luke 11:40-41)

Weekly Bible Reading

Worship Texts for April 21

First Reading: Acts 4:1-12
Epistle: 1 John 3:16-24
Gospel: John 10:11-18

Worship Texts for April 28

First Reading: Acts 8:26-40
Epistle: 1 John 4:1-11
Gospel: John 15:1-8

For the week of April 15-21

Confession – Which are these?

Consider your place in life according to the Ten Commandments: Are you a father, mother, son, daughter, husband, wife, or worker? Have you been disobedient, unfaithful, or lazy? Have you been hot-tempered, rude, or quarrelsome? Have you hurt someone by your words or deeds? Have you stolen, been negligent, wasted anything, or done any harm?

For the week of April 22-28

Confession – What is the Office of the Keys?*

The Office of the Keys is that special authority which Christ has given to His church on earth to forgive the sins of repentant sinners, but to withhold forgiveness from the unrepentant as long as they do not repent.

For the week of April 15-21
For Good Shepherd, Fremont Families

For the week of April 22-28
For St. Paul, Arlington Families