Devotional Guide

Monday
September 16

Bible Reading:

Jeremiah 8:18-22

Reflection:

How often have you felt grief over the circumstances of our country?

Prayer Focus:

Pray that the Comforter will bring healing to our land.

Response:

You can have an impact on the “world you live in.”

Tuesday
September 17

Bible Reading:

Psalm 79:1-4

Reflection:

What do you think about the polarization in our country?

Prayer Focus:

Pray for a spiritual awakening to sweep across our world.

Response:

Do you know someone broken in spirit? Reach out to that person.

Wednesday
September 18

Bible Reading:

Psalm 79:5-9

Reflection:

Where do you see God’s mercy and grace at work in our world?

Prayer Focus:

Pray for a spirit of justice and mercy to make a difference in your community.

Response:

How can you be an agent of God’s grace where you live?

Thursday
September 19

Bible Reading:

1 Timothy 2:1-4

Reflection:

How do these verses challenge you?

Prayer Focus:

As you pray follow the admonition of verses 1 and 2

Response:

Live a life of “quietness, godliness and holiness.”

Friday
September 20

Bible Reading:

1 Timothy 2:4-7

Reflection:

This passage plainly describes God’s intentions for the salvation of all people.

Prayer Focus:

Pray that God’s redemptive plan will come to fulfillment.

Response:

Each of us can be part of bringing salvation to someone we know.

Saturday
September 21

Bible Reading:

Luke 16:1-8

Reflection:

What is the application about “people of the world” for followers of Christ?

Prayer Focus:

Pray that you will be able to see God at work in every situation.

Response:

Seek to learn about life in general and you specifically in the circumstances in which you live.

Sunday
September 22

Bible Reading:

Luke 16:9-13

Reflection:

How does the teaching of these verses apply to you?

Prayer Focus:

Pray that you will be a good manager of all that God has provided for you.

Response:

Practice integrity in everything you do.