Week Beginning: January 24th, 2016
 
We are many parts but all one body.

Scripture Verse for this Week:
God put our bodies together in such a way that even the parts that seem the least important are valuable. He did this to make all parts of the body work together smoothly, with each part caring about the others.
1 Corinthians 12:24b-25 (CEV) 

A prayer for the Week: 
Lord Jesus, thank you for making us part of your body. Help us to come together to do your work. Amen. 
(1 Corinthians 12:25-26)

Mealtime Prayer:
Lord Jesus, we come together as members of your body. Feed us today in order for us to work together, so that in us, others may see you. Amen.

A Blessing to Give:
May the Spirit bless and strengthen you as part of the body of Christ. Amen. 
(1 Corinthians 12:12-13)

These readings are related to the Lectionary readings for this Sunday. We invite you to take time each day to read the assigned Bible passages.

Sunday 
Jesus returns to Nazareth

Monday
One body, many parts

Tuesday
Luke 4:31-44
Jesus drives out an evil spirit

Wednesday
Luke 6:6-11
Jesus heals in the synagogue

Thursday
Acts 14:1-7
Paul and Barnabas in the synagogue

Friday
2 Timothy 3:14—4:5
The Power of God’s Word

Saturday
Psalm 119:105-112
God’s Word gives light

Sunday
Luke 4:21-30
The prophet Jesus is rejected