Reaching out with God's Love

Scripture Readings

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Announcement, Scriptures |

Sunday   June 18, 2017

 

First Reading:   Exodus 19:2-8a

At Sinai God assured Israel, “You shall be my treasured possession,” and commissioned them to serve as mediating priests for the nations. The people commit themselves completely to God’s will.

Second Reading:   Romans 5:1-8

We are no longer God’s enemies by have peace with God, because we were brought into a right relationship with God through Christ’s death. A tested character has been forged for us which empowers endurance in the midst of suffering and hope for final salvation.

Gospel:   Matthew 9:35–10:8[9-23]

The mission of Jesus’ followers is to continue the mission of Jesus himself. Here, he instructs his first disciple how they might proclaim the gospel through their words and deeds.