Daily Devotions for Monday 14th September, 2020

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from God, the Holy Spirit

Reading : JOSHUA 18 verses 1-10

Meditation : take the time to consider this passage as your day starts.
Allotting the Remaining Land.
What is God saying to you this morning from these verses?
What is your response to God’s Word today?

Pray in response – to this God of yesteryear, our God

Pray your own words at the start of this day
Of praise and worship
Of confession and trust and need

O LORD our God,
God of provision
Hear our prayers this day
As we lay ourselves before you
As we name others in need before you
In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Midday
Pray God’s blessings on the land and people of Cambodia
O LORD, have mercy on all we call out and pour rich blessings

Evening

Reading : read the passage again prayerfully from JOSHUA 18 at the end of your day
Reflect….. and then pray to our God in response

Father God, hear my prayer this evening.
As I humbly name others before you.
As I lay myself and this world before you
In Jesus’ name. Amen.

Call to Midday Prayer

You are invited to pause and pray with others at this time in your day

You are encouraged to give thanks with others in the Big Idea group of churches for the Drive-In Service last evening!

You are invited to pray for the leaders of Big Idea as they plan a way forward in the coming weeks and months

Daily Devotions for Monday 7th September, 2020

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from the LORD God, the Eternal One

Reading : JOSHUA chapter 3

Meditation : take time to consider these words about
the People of Israel crossing the River Jordan.
Which words or images stay with you?
What is God teaching or reminding you today from these events?

Then take time to Pray in response
Including for those known to you at this time making a life journey

LORD God,
The God of Jordan river-crossings,
Have mercy on us and those we name before you we ask.
O lead us
Help us
Even today
To take a step forward by faith.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Midday
Pray God’s blessing on the land and people of South Sudan
O LORD, hear our prayers at this time of day and have mercy we ask.

Evening
Reading : read the verses again from JOSHUA 3
Reflect on their meaning for you at this time and pray in response…to this God

O Living and True God, our heavenly Father, hear our evening prayers
And forgive us our sins where we have not followed you this day
As we forgive those who sinned against us even today.
O pour out a blessing on those we name before you
As we step into tomorrow.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.