Daily Mass readings for August 3, 2017
Reading 1 Ex 40:16-21, 34-38
Responsorial Psalm Ps 84:3, 4, 5-6a and 8a, 11
From time to time, I get a case of the “I don’t wanna” when I think about the adult responsibilities on my plate. I don’t want to spend an hour paying all the bills, or calling about trash service, or scheduling doctors’ appointments. I don’t want to take my truck in for an oil change. I don’t want to make time for Confession instead of staying all day at the beach. And while I’m being honest, there are also times when I don’t want to, because I don’t feel qualified, do the hard things God is asking of me. I don’t want to carry the cross. Read more at Blessed Is She.