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Day 81

Monday, July 13, 2020

PRAY

We have just three days left in our journey from Genesis to Revelation! This week I’d encourage you to reflect each day on ONE thing you’ve learned or seen afresh over the past couple of months. Thank God for it, and ask God what He may be teaching you or calling you to in light of it.

READING

Jude

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 80

Friday, July 10, 2020

PRAY

What have you learned this week? Where have you seen God at work? Take a few moments to reflect silently on these questions and make note of where the Spirit is moving in your life.

READING

1 John 5

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 79

Thursday, July 9, 2020

PRAY

Having worshipped, confessed and said thanks, now we turn to our SUPPLICATIONS. What are 3-5 things you’d like to ask God for in accordance with His word and His promises?

READING

2 Peter 1-3

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 78

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

PRAY

Having confessed, let us rejoice in THANKSGIVING. What are 3-5 things that you are particularly thankful for in this season? Even in the midst of darkness, there are always things that we can thank God for — and doing so often helps us lift our heads up to see God more fully.

READING

1 Peter 1

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 77

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

PRAY

In light of yesterday’s adoration, for many the natural next step is CONFESSION. God is so holy and so wonderful…..and we are not. Let’s take a few moments to come humbly before God and acknowledge the ways in which we fall short, knowing our God receives our confession with mercy and grace and forgiveness.

READING

James 2

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 76

Monday, July 6, 2020

PRAY

Let’s start this week with ADORATION of God. What are 3-5 attributes of God that come to mind that are worthy of your worship and praise?

READING

Hebrews 3

VIDEO

QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 75

FRIDAY, July 3, 2020

PRAY

What have you learned this week? Where have you seen God at work? Take a few moments to reflect silently on these questions and make note of where the Spirit is moving in your life.

Reading

Philemon

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 74

ThursDAY, July 2, 2020

PRAY

Having worshipped, confessed and said thanks, now we turn to our SUPPLICATIONS. What are 3-5 things you’d like to ask God for in accordance with His word and His promises? 

Reading

Titus 3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 73

wednesDAY, July 1, 2020

PRAY

Having confessed, let us rejoice in THANKSGIVING. What are 3-5 things that you are particularly thankful for in this season? Even in the midst of darkness, there are always things that we can thank God for — and doing so often helps us lift our heads up to see God more fully. 

Reading

2 Timothy 3-4

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 72

TuesDAY, June 30, 2020

PRAY

In light of yesterday’s adoration, for many the natural next step is CONFESSION. God is so holy and so wonderful…..and we are not. Let’s take a few moments to come humbly before God and acknowledge the ways in which we fall short, knowing our God receives our confession with mercy and grace and forgiveness. 

Reading

1 Timothy 1

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 71

MonDAY, June 29, 2020

PRAY

Let’s start this week with ADORATION of God. What are 3-5 attributes of God that come to mind that are worthy of your worship and praise? 

Reading

2 Thessalonians 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 70

friDAY, June 26, 2020

PRAY

Let’s lean into praying for a vaccine and therapeutics! Let’s pray for those still risking exposure on the front lines! And also, for our leaders — both at church, in our communities as well as nationally — for wisdom in their strategies for reopening. 

Reading

1 Thessalonians 4-5

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 69

ThursDAY, June 25, 2020

PRAY

Let’s lean into praying for a vaccine and therapeutics! Let’s pray for those still risking exposure on the front lines! And also, for our leaders — both at church, in our communities as well as nationally — for wisdom in their strategies for reopening. 

Reading

Colossians 3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 68

wednesDAY, June 24, 2020

PRAY

Let’s lean into praying for a vaccine and therapeutics! Let’s pray for those still risking exposure on the front lines! And also, for our leaders — both at church, in our communities as well as nationally — for wisdom in their strategies for reopening. 

Reading

Philippians 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 67

TuesDAY, June 23, 2020

PRAY

Let’s lean into praying for a vaccine and therapeutics! Let’s pray for those still risking exposure on the front lines! And also, for our leaders — both at church, in our communities as well as nationally — for wisdom in their strategies for reopening. 

Reading

Ephesians 1

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 66

MonDAY, June 22, 2020

Yet another week as we journey halfway through the New Testament. Remember to take your time as you read, and to read twice if necessary!

PRAY

This week, we’ll continue the theme of praying for our world — but this time as it pertains to the pandemic! Let’s lean into praying for a vaccine and therapeutics! Let’s pray for those still risking exposure on the front lines! And also, for our leaders — both at church, in our communities as well as nationally — for wisdom in their strategies for reopening.

Reading

Galatians 5-6

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 65

friDAY, June 19, 2020

PRAY

Let’s pray for our brothers and sisters who have experienced racism, that they might find comfort in the arms of God, hope in His promises and encouragement from those seeking justice alongside them. And let’s pray for our world — for not only healing, but also repentance and change! 

Reading

2 Corinthians 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 64

ThursDAY, June 18, 2020

PRAY

Let’s pray for our brothers and sisters who have experienced racism, that they might find comfort in the arms of God, hope in His promises and encouragement from those seeking justice alongside them. And let’s pray for our world — for not only healing, but also repentance and change! 

Reading

1 Corinthians 15

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 63

WednesDAY, June 17, 2020

PRAY

Let’s pray for our brothers and sisters who have experienced racism, that they might find comfort in the arms of God, hope in His promises and encouragement from those seeking justice alongside them. And let’s pray for our world — for not only healing, but also repentance and change! 

Reading

Romans 5-6

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 62

TuesDAY, June 16, 2020

PRAY

Let’s pray for our brothers and sisters who have experienced racism, that they might find comfort in the arms of God, hope in His promises and encouragement from those seeking justice alongside them. And let’s pray for our world — for not only healing, but also repentance and change! 

Reading

Romans 1

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 61

MonDAY, June 15, 2020

So grateful for another week on this journey through the Bible! After wrapping up Acts today, we’ll start our three-week journey through the writings of Paul. Paul’s writing can be so rich that at times it is overwhelming, and so my encouragement to you is to give yourself space to read some of those passages more than once if needed! You will be blessed I am sure.

PRAY

For our prayer this week, I’d love for us to pray into the cultural moment that we’re in the midst of. Revelation 21 tells us a day is coming in which God will restore our broken world and create a space free from sadness and tears and pain and suffering. How can we pray for those who long desperately for this type of reality right now? Let’s pray for our brothers and sisters who have experienced racism, that they might find comfort in the arms of God, hope in His promises and encouragement from those seeking justice alongside them. And let’s pray for our world — for not only healing, but also repentance and change!

Reading

Acts 15

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 60

FriDAY, June 12, 2020

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

Acts 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 59

ThursDAY, June 11, 2020

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

John 19-20

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 58

WednesDAY, June 10, 2020

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

John 1

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 57

TuesDAY, June 9, 2020

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

Luke 22

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 56

MonDAY, June 8, 2020

You may have noticed, but as we continue in our reading of the gospels, I’ve done my best to give a wide spectrum of stories about the life of Jesus. The hope is for us to get as big a picture as possible of our Lord!

PRAY

Prayer-wise, we’re going to pick up right where we left off last week. Each day pick one non-believer in your life that you want to pray for — and ask God how you can be used to help bring them to saving faith! If you want to pick five people and pray for all five each day this week, awesome! Or if you want to focus on one person per day, that works too.

Reading

Luke 6-7

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 55

FriDAY, June 5, 2020

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

Mark 8

VIDEO

BONUS VIDEO (OPTIONAL)

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 54

ThursDAY, June 4, 2020

As you’ll notice, many of the New Testament books are so rich that they’re broken into two videos — and so we’ll break our reading up accordingly. For those that were hoping to power through and be done with this challenge, my apologies! For those who don’t want this to end, you’re welcome!

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

Matthew 18

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 53

WednesDAY, June 3, 2020

The Gospel of Matthew! Just like the people of Israel, we have been waiting to meet our Messiah — and today hope has arrived.

PRAY

We’re praying for friends and family members who are not believers yet. Just a reminder to include in your prayers a request for God to reveal to you how you can be used in this person’s life to bring them to faith!

Reading

Matthew 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 52

TuesDAY, June 2, 2020

And we’re off to the New Testament! Everything we’ve read up until this point should serve as the backdrop for all that we are about to read — giving context, setting the stage and stoking our hopes and expectations. Today there’s no reading because we’ve got a NT overview video, but tomorrow we’ll start with the gospels.

PRAY

In honor of the Gospels, let’s spend the next few days praying for friends or family members who are non-believers. There are nine days we’re going to spend in the Gospels + Acts, but you can do this however you want. If you want to pick four names today and pray for all four each of the next four days, awesome! If you want to pick one name a day for the next four days, that works too. But here’s my encouragement: pray not only for their salvation, but for God to show you how you can be used to be a part of their salvation story!

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 51

MonDAY, June 1, 2020

Can you believe it? Today is the last book in the Old Testament! (Well, technically it’s two books, but one video!). At some point today, I’d encourage you to reflect on the arc of the Old Testament that we have explored over the past 8+ weeks. What have you learned? How has it changed the way you view God? Yourself? The Bible?

PRAY

In light of the note above, let’s start today by thanking God for His Word. Maybe there’s something you’ve learned or a theme that has become real to you — praise God for it! And ask Him to continue to use His Word to shape you and teach you.

Reading

2 Chronicles 34-36

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 50

FriDAY, May 29, 2020

PRAY

SUPPLICATION. Sit for a moment and think of what you’d like to ask God for today. It’s crazy to think that this is Day 50 — what are some things on your heart that you’d like to bring before your Heavenly Father?

Reading

Daniel 1, 6

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 49

ThursDAY, May 28, 2020

PRAY

THANKSGIVING. Sit for a moment and think about all of the things you have in life (that God has given you) that you are thankful for — and let Him know!

Reading

Esther 4-5

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 48

WednesDAY, May 27, 2020

PRAY

CONFESSION. Sit for a moment and think about all of the ways that you may need to come before a merciful and gracious God to confess.

Reading

Ezra 1

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 47

TUESDAY, May 26, 2020

PRAY

ADORATION. Sit for a moment and think about all of the ways that God’s character and person is worthy of your adoration.

Reading

Ecclesiastes 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 46

MONDAY, May 25, 2020

PRAY

A new week! We’re just six days away from finishing the entirety of the Old Testament, isn’t that amazing? I hope this journey has been as enlightening and encouraging as it has been for me. I’ve never read the Bible quite like this before, and I feel like my understanding of God’s big picture is growing day by day.

This week for prayer we’re going to return to some practices we had way back when we started this thing! Today, let’s practice silence and listening. Psalm 46:10 calls us to “be still and know that I am God”. So let’s start today with a moment of stillness as an act of worship for God.

Reading

Lamentations 3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 45

FRIDAY, May 22, 2020

PRAY

“…and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever.” (v. 6b)

Reading

Ruth 1 (this is another short book, and it’s an amazing story, so if you can read all four chapters!)

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 44

THURSDAY, May 21, 2020

PRAY

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life…” (v. 6a)

Reading

Song of Songs 1-2:7

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 43

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2020

PRAY

“You anoint my head with oil, my cup overflows.” (v. 5b)

Reading

Job 38, 42

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 42

TUESDAY, May 19, 2020

PRAY

“You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies” (v. 5a)

Reading

Proverbs 30-31

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 41

Monday, May 18, 2020

PRAY

Just a reminder that we’re praying through Psalm 23, line-by-line! As you read each day’s line, ask the Lord to speak to you. What is He trying to say to you? What does this mean for your walk with Jesus? Your life today?

Today’s piece: “your rod and your staff, they comfort me” (v. 4b)

Reading

Psalm 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 40

May 15, 2020

PRAY

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil for you are with me” (Psalm 23:4a)

Reading

Malachi 4 (this is another short book — and the last one in our Old Testament — so if you’ve got time, read all four chapters!)

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 39

May 14, 2020

PRAY

“He leads me in paths of righteousness for His name’s sake” (Psalm 23:3b)

Reading

Zechariah 7-8

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 38

May 13, 2020

PRAY

“He restores my soul” (Psalm 23:3a)

Reading

Haggai 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 37

May 12, 2020

PRAY

“He makes me lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside still waters….” (Psalm 23:2)

Reading

Zephaniah 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 36

May 11, 2020

PRAY

This week we’re going to pray Psalm 23 line by line. We did this with the Lord’s prayer a number of weeks ago, but each day I’ll give you a line from the Psalm any my encouragement would be to read it 3-4 times — maybe even memorize it! — before processing what this line means/looks like for you. For example, in verse 1 we read, “The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want.”

What does it mean for you to call God shepherd? Who is this Lord we are talking about? And what does it mean to ‘not want’? Journal through these questions and any other you come across, meditating on what God may be saying to you today!

Reading

Habakkuk 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 35

May 8, 2020

PRAY

“Prayer isn’t about trying to get God to say amen to what I want; prayer is about me saying amen to God’s will for my life”. Today’s area of life: Spiritual life (areas of service, daily disciplines, etc.)

Reading

Nahum 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 34

May 7, 2020

PRAY

“Prayer isn’t about trying to get God to say amen to what I want; prayer is about me saying amen to God’s will for my life”. Today’s area of life: your future!

Reading

Micah 6-7

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 33

May 6, 2020

PRAY

“Prayer isn’t about trying to get God to say amen to what I want; prayer is about me saying amen to God’s will for my life”. Today’s area of life: money/finances.

Reading

Jonah 3-4 (if you’re up for it, read the entirety of Jonah today — just four chapters — as it is not only short, but incredibly engaging!)

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 32

May 5, 2020

PRAY

“Prayer isn’t about trying to get God to say amen to what I want; prayer is about me saying amen to God’s will for my life”. Today’s area of life: relationships/friendships.

Reading

Obadiah 1 (prepare to brag about reading an entire book of the Bible today!)

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 31

May 4, 2020

This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it! (Psalm 118:24). Over the next two weeks we’ll be camping out in what is often referred to as the “Minor Prophets” (because these books are shorter!) — this group started with Hosea and Joel from last week. Many of these are books some Christians may not be familiar with at all, and yet, if you stick with your reading over the next two weeks, you may end up reading seven books in their entirety — plus chunks of three others. So cool!

PRAY

I love this quote from Pete Greig of the Prayer Course: “Prayer isn’t about trying to get God to say amen to what I want; prayer is about me saying amen to God’s will for my life”. This week, I want this quote to be the theme of our time with God — and each day I’ll suggest one area of our lives within which we can seek to know God’s will for us. This will involve a time of asking and a time of listening!

Today’s area: Work/School (if this doesn’t apply, then pick the equivalent in your life!)

Example: I would pray something like, “Father, I want to say yes to your will for my life — and not my own. What do you want for me as it pertains to my job and my career — both now and in the future”

Reading

Amos 1-2

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 30

May 1, 2020

We’ve read tiny parts of each book so far — but today? AN ENTIRE BOOK OF THE BIBLE! HAPPY FRIDAY!!!!

PRAY

Pick a new person from your life who you can pray for, that they might come to saving faith in Jesus!

Reading

Joel 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 29

April 30, 2020

My favorite part of this exercise might be getting to explore some of the Old Testament books many of us forget even exist! Today we get to learn about Hosea, and tomorrow it’s Joel.

PRAY

Pick a new person from your life who you can pray for, that they might come to saving faith in Jesus!

Reading

Hosea 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 28

April 29, 2020

PRAY

Pick a new person from your life who you can pray for, that they might come to saving faith in Jesus!

Reading

Ezekiel 37

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 27

April 28, 2020

PRAY

Pick a new person from your life who you can pray for, that they might come to saving faith in Jesus!

Reading

Ezekiel 1-3

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

Day 26

April 27, 2020

PRAY

Okay, new theme this week: supplication (basically: asking God for things). This is the one we are best at, and so this week I want to add a twist. My challenge for you is to pick one person in your life who is not a believer — and pray for the eyes of their hearts to be opened each day. (Ephesians 1:16-19)

Reading

Jeremiah 30-31

VIDEO

REFLECTION QUESTIONS

  1. What did you read/learn about God that is worthy of adoration?
  2. Did today’s section bring up anything that you feel the need to confess?
  3. Is there anything in here that you want to give thanks for?
  4. In light of all this, is there anything you want to ask God for?

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