Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-eight

Matthew 16:13-28 13    Now when Jesus came to the area of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Human One is?”  14    They replied, “Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, and still others Jeremiah or one of the other prophets.”  15    He said, “And what about you?…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-seven

Psalm 55 1    God, listen to my prayer; don’t avoid my request! 2 Pay attention! Answer me! I can’t sit still while complaining. I’m beside myself 3 over the enemy’s noise, at the wicked person’s racket, because they bring disaster on me and harass me furiously. 4    My heart pounds in my chest…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-six

Isaiah 30:15-22 15    Therefore, the LORD God, the holy one of Israel, says: In return and rest you will be saved; quietness and trust will be your strength— but you refused.  16 You said, “No! We’ll flee on horses”— therefore, you will indeed flee— “and we’ll ride off; on swift steeds we will ride”—…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-five

Genesis 1:1-25 1    When God began to create the heavens and the earth—  2  the earth was without shape or form, it was dark over the deep sea, and God’s wind swept over the waters—  3  God said, “Let there be light.” And so light appeared.  4  God saw how good the light was. God…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-four

Matthew 13:31-33 31    He told another parable to them: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and planted in his field.  32 It’s the smallest of all seeds. But when it’s grown, it’s the largest of all vegetable plants. It becomes a tree so that the birds in the…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-three

Luke 14:15-24 15    When one of the dinner guests heard Jesus’ remarks, he said to Jesus, “Happy are those who will feast in God’s kingdom.”  16    Jesus replied, “A certain man hosted a large dinner and invited many people.  17  When it was time for the dinner to begin, he sent his servant…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-Two

2 Kings 6:8-17 8 Aram’s king was fighting against Israel. He took counsel with his officers, saying, “I’ll camp at such-and-such a place.” 9 The man of God sent word to Israel’s king: “Beware of passing by this place because the Arameans are going down there.” 10 Then Israel’s king sent word to the place the man of…

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty-One

Mark 6:1-13 1    Jesus left that place and came to his hometown. His disciples followed him.  2  On the Sabbath, he began to teach in the synagogue. Many who heard him were surprised. “Where did this man get all this? What’s this wisdom he’s been given? What about the powerful acts accomplished through him? …

Season of Prayer – Day Twenty

John 11:17-44 17    When Jesus arrived, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb for four days.  18  Bethany was a little less than two miles from Jerusalem.  19  Many Jews had come to comfort Martha and Mary after their brother’s death.  20  When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went…

Season of Prayer – Day Nineteen

Acts 1:1-11 Acts 1:1    Theophilus, the first scroll I wrote concerned everything Jesus did and taught from the beginning,  2  right up to the day when he was taken up into heaven. Before he was taken up, working in the power of the Holy Spirit, Jesus instructed the apostles he had chosen.  3  After…

Season of Prayer – Day Eighteen

Scripture: Luke 11:1-13 1    Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.”  2    Jesus told them, “When you pray, say: ‘Father, uphold the holiness of your name. Bring in your kingdom. 3 Give us the…

Season of Prayer – Day Seventeen

James 3:13-18 13 Are any of you wise and understanding? Show that your actions are good with a humble lifestyle that comes from wisdom. 14 However, if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, then stop bragging and living in ways that deny the truth. 15 This is not the wisdom that comes down from above. Instead,…