Saints and Feasts:
Basil the Confessor, Bishop of Parios
Anthoussa the Righteous of Constantinople
Akakios of Kapsokalyvia
OLD TESTAMENT READING 1: Isaiah 49:6-10
OLD TESTAMENT READING 2: Genesis 31:3-16
OLD TESTAMENT READING 3: Proverbs 21:3-21
To ponder and meditate on: All the troubles of life on earth will seem like a drop of salt water in a fresh water river when compared to life in Paradise (Saint Nikolai of Zica).
Challenge: In the morning, write down all the things that are troubling you right now. Before the end of the day, decide how you will handle each of these.