Old Testament: Job 14:1-14 or Lamentations 3:1-9, 19-24
Psalter: Psalm 31:1-4, 15-16
Epistle: 1 Peter 4:1-8
Gospel: Matthew 27:57-66
Eternal God, rock and refuge: with roots grown old in the earth, river beds run dry, and flowers withered in the field, we wait for revival and release. Abide with us until we come alive in the sunrise of your glory. Amen.