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, October 3 – Matthew 7:13-29 (Focus Verse: Matt. 7:14)
Tuesday, October 4 – Matthew 8:1-17 (Matt. 8:10)
Wednesday, October 5  – Matthew 8:18-34 (Matt. 8:27)
Thursday, October 6 – Matthew 9:1-17 (Matt. 9:12)
Friday, October 7 – Matthew 9:18-38 (Matt. 9:22)
Saturday, October 8 – Matthew 10:1-23 (Matt. 10:16)
Sunday, October 9 – Matthew 10:24-42 (Matt. 10:32-33)

Monday, October 10 – Matthew 11:1-19 (Focus Verse: Matt. 11:5)
Tuesday, October 11 – Matthew 11:20-30 (Matt. 11:28)
Wednesday, October 12  – Matthew 12:1-21 (Matt. 12:8)
Thursday, October 13 – Matthew 12:22-37 (Matt. 12:30)
Friday, October 14 – Matthew 12:38-50 (Matt. 12:50)
Saturday, October 15 – Matthew 13:1-23 (Matt. 13:9)
Sunday, October 16 – Matthew 13:24-43 (Matt. 13:43)

Weekly Bible Reading

Worship Texts for October 8/9
Old Testament: Ruth 1:1-19a
Epistle: 2 Timothy 2:8-15
Gospel: Luke 17:11-19

Worship Texts for October 15/16
Old Testament: Genesis 32:22-30
Epistle: 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5
Gospel: Luke 18:1-8

For the week of October 3-9
Lord’s Prayer – Fifth Petition – Part 2
And forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us.
We are neither worthy of the things for which we pray, nor have we deserved them, but we ask that He would give them all to us by grace, for we daily sin much and surely deserve nothing but punishment. So we too will sincerely forgive and gladly do good to those who sin against us.

For the week of October 10-16
Lord’s Prayer – Sixth Petition – Part 1
And lead us not into temptation
What does this mean? God tempts no one. We pray in this petition that God would guard and keep us…

For the week of October 3-9
Trinity Lutheran Church Members

For the week of October 10-16
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Fremont