Friday, May 22, 2015

May 22, 2015

Read:  1 Timothy 2:1-7

What is God asking His followers to do in verses 1-2a?

Why does God ask this? (i.e. vv. 2b-4)

Pray now in obedience to this passage.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015

Read:  2 Corinthians 5:11-21

What is the ministry God has given to all of his followers in this broken world?

What is your specific job title and description in this broken world?

What are some of the motivating factors mentioned in this passage?

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

Read:  Matthew 5:13-16

What is the point of the “salt of the earth” analogy?

What is the point of the “light of the world” analogy?

What is God impressing upon you personally?

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

Read:  Genesis 12:1-3

Where was Abraham living? Where did God send him?

What was God’s promise to Abraham and the people he would come to live around?

What is my application for this truth about how God wants to use his people to affect their communities?

Monday, May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015

Read:  Jeremiah 29:1-9

How is living in a broken world today similar to Judah being sent into exile?

What are the challenges of living in a broken environment?

Is my approach more defensive or offensive in relationship to the “world”?

Saturday, May 16, 2015

May 16, 2015

Read:  1 Samuel 2

What does Hannah’s prayer teach you about God, life, control, success, etc.?

How is God challenging you to adjust your perspective? (i.e. as a mom, parent, adult, teen, etc.)

Knowing that Hannah’s prayer is seasoned with joy and contentment, how does this encourage you?

Friday, May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015

Read:  1 Samuel 1:10, 12-15, Luke 11:1-13

Write down three words to describe the way Hannah came to the Lord in prayer.

Write down three words to summarize the way Jesus describes God when we come to Him in prayer.

What does this teach you about God, prayer, and finding stability? How can you apply this now?