Preparing for Sunday, May 21: Gospel Courage

Preparing for Sunday, May 21: Gospel Courage

“Courage is not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.”

– C. S. Lewis


Sermon Title: Gospel Courage

Sermon TextActs 21:37-22:22, 23:11

Second Scripture Reading: Luke 12:8-12

A Prayer for Today:  O Lord, from whom all good things do come: Grant to us your humble servants, that by your holy inspiration we may think those things that be good, and by your merciful guiding may perform the same; through our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. (The Fifth Sunday after Easter – BCP 1662)


“We have to be braver than we think we can be, because God is constantly calling us to be more than we are.”

– Madeleine L’Engle

“When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?”

– Psalm 56:3-4

Music: Before the Throne of God Above