Share your “highs” and your “lows” for the past week with each other.
32Now the whole group of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one claimed private ownership of any possessions, but everything they owned was held in common. 33With great power the apostles gave their testimony to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and great grace was upon them all. 34There was not a needy person among them, for as many as owned lands or houses sold them and brought the proceeds of what was sold. 35They laid it at the apostles’ feet, and it was distributed to each as any had need.
What images or words or phrases speak particularly to you in this reading? When have you felt a part of a community? What made you feel “a part” of it? When have you been a part of a community but felt “apart” from it? What was the difference? How can the church be a best practice in building community?
Special prayer requests: Pray for our nation and our world during this unprecedented time of Covid-19, especially those who have been affected and who are ill.
Bless each other by making the sign of the cross on each one’s forehead.