Devotional Guide

Monday
March 18

Bible Reading:

Isaiah 55:1-5

Reflection:

Think about verse 2. How many times have you spent money for something that didn’t satisfy your expectations?

Prayer Focus:

Seek the wonderful, satisfying presence of the Lord.

Response:

Orient your value system according to the promises of God.

Tuesday
March 19

Bible Reading:

Isaiah 55:6-9

Reflection:

Try to bridge the gap between your normal thinking patterns and the mind of God.

Prayer Focus:

Allow your thoughts to dwell in the realm of Almighty God as much as possible.

Response:

Remember God knows what you are thinking all of the time.

Wednesday
March 20

Bible Reading:

Psalm 63:1-5

Reflection:

Try to put yourself in the spiritual state of mind as expressed in these verses

Prayer Focus:

Allow this psalm to be your prayer.

Response:

A heart that craves for God is not afraid of asking God questions.

Thursday
March 21

Bible Reading:

Psalm 63:6-8

Reflection:

The next time you have a sleepless night, think about the nearness of God.

Prayer Focus:

God is our source of light in the midst of the darkness that surrounds us.

Response:

God is able to bring rest to our soul even during times of great frustration.

Friday
March 22

Bible Reading:

1 Corinthians 10:1-13

Reflection:

What can you learn from your spiritual ancestors?

Prayer Focus:

As you pray, remember that your circumstances and prayer requests are already known by the Lord.

Response:

Rely on the grace of God to lift you above the trials and tribulations you face.

Saturday
March 23

Bible Reading:

Luke 13:1-5

Reflection:

Do you think of some sins as more serious than others?

Prayer Focus:

The Lenten season is a time to reflect on the character of our lives. Do so as you pray today.

Response:

It has been said: Biblical repentance is turning toward God and changing our thinking.

Sunday
March 24

Bible Reading:

Luke 13:6-9

Reflection:

Why did the gardener plead for one more chance to grow a healthy tree?

Prayer Focus:

Allow time for God to penetrate to the very core of your soul.

Response:

Worship the Lord with an open heart, mind and spirit today.