Thursday, February 21

'Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. '

James 5:16

'Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. '

Mark 11:24

1.) How often do you remember to pray?

2.) Are there times when you forget to pray?

3.) What can you do to remind yourself to pray often?

Brian Otte
Wednesday, February 20

'“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord . “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. '

Isaiah 55:8-9

1.) What are we told in this passage?

2.) What do you think the God means when he says His ways and words are higher than yours?

3.) How can this passage help you realize you don't have all the answers in life and faith?

Brian Otte
Tuesday, February 19

'Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. '

Colossians 3:12-13

1.) What are we told in this passage?

2.) Do you have anyone you need to forgive in your life?

3.) What can you do to repair that relationship on your end?

Brian Otte
Monday, February 18

'The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. '

John 10:10

1.) What does Jesus tell us in this passage?

2.) What does having a full life mean to you?

3.) How can you use your faith to live the life God has set for you?

Brian Otte
Sunday, February 17

'For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. You have done a foolish thing, and from now on you will be at war.” '

2 Chronicles 16:9

1.) What are we told in this passage?

2.) How can you use this passage to influence your faith?

3.) How can you use this passage to help others with their struggles?

Brian Otte
Saturday, February 16

'For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. For it is written: “I will destroy the wisdom of the wise; the intelligence of the intelligent I will frustrate.” Where is the wise person? Where is the teacher of the law? Where is the philosopher of this age? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world? For since in the wisdom of God the world through its wisdom did not know him, God was pleased through the foolishness of what was preached to save those who believe. '

1 Corinthians 1:18-21

1. What does this say about what God uses?

2. How have you seen God move recently?

3. What do you boast in Jesus for in your life?

Brian Otte
Friday, February 15

'I waited patiently for the Lord ; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand. He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Many will see and fear the Lord and put their trust in him. '

Psalm 40:1-3

1. What has God pulled you from?

2. Where do you need to wait on God?

3. Where do new songs come from?

Brian Otte