May 14 - 20

Sunday:

Pray and read 2 Chronicles 16:9

"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?

 

Monday:

Pray and read John 10:10

"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?

 

Tuesday:

Pray and read Colossians 3:12-13

"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?

 

Wednesday:

Pray and read Isaiah 55:8-9

"“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?

 

Thursday:

Pray and read James 5:16 and Mark 11:24

"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?

 

Friday:

Pray and read Matthew 5:9 and Hebrews 10:25

"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God."
Matthew 5:9

"not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching."
Hebrews 10:25

1.) What does the passage in Matthew say about peacemakers?

2.) In a situation, are you quick to be a peacemaker?

3.) How can you live your life as a peacemaker and an example to others to be a peacemaker?

 

Saturday:

Pray and read Matthew 19:26

"Jesus looked at them and said,“With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”
Matthew 19:26

1.) What does the passage say about the difference between life with man and life with God?

2.) How can you use this passage to get strength when you need it?

3.) How can this passage help you give strength to other people when they need encouragement?

Brian Otte