Sound Issues – There are two places in today’s service where there is no sound. The following is what is being said during the silent sections:
The Call to Confession:God offers us grace, and yet we grumble. God hears our grumbling and provides, and yet we want more. God’s generosity knows no bounds, and yet we begrudge God’s goodness. Recognizing the many ways we miss the mark of discipleship, we approach God with our confession, grateful that God’s loving kindness persists even in the face of our ongoing sin. Let us offer our confession together . . .
Introduction to the Scripture Reading:In last week’s scripture from Matthew, Jesus spoke to his disciples about stumbling blocks and forgiveness. This week, he continues to talk about stumbling blocks to our discipleship. Listen to God’s word to us this morning . . .