God whose Word is life, thank you for causing the holy scriptures to be written for the nourishment of your people. Grant that we may hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them. Amen!
Today is the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost. This prayer is found in the Evangelical Lutheran Worship, p. 72. The message is taken from Women of the ELCA’s new resource, Giving Thanks to God, All Day Everyday.