40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 12

Here are the links to the DAY 12 devotional options for Lent 2017

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Loving and Honouring the ElderlyLoving and Honouring the Elderly

“Give proper recognition to those widows who are really in need. But if a widow has children or grandchildren, these should learn first of all to put their religion into practice by caring for their own family and so repaying their parents and grandparents, for this is pleasing to God.”
1 TIMOTHY 5:3–4

 


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40 Days - Day 12We’re in Birmingham

”Sir,” the invalid replied, “I have no one to help me into the pool when the water is stirred. While I am trying to get in, someone else goes down ahead of me.” Then Jesus said to him, “Get up! Pick up your mat and walk.”
JOHN 5:7–8

 


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Edition 3: Day 12Take Time to Listen

“And the Father who knows all hearts knows what the Spirit is saying, for the Spirit pleads for us believers in harmony with God’s own will”
— Romans 8:27

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 11

Here are the links to the DAY 11 devotional options for Lent 2017

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Community Before ActivismCommunity Before Activism

“Real wisdom, God’s wisdom, begins with a holy life and is characterized by getting along with others. It is gentle and reasonable, overflowing with mercy and blessings, not hot one day and cold the next, not two-faced. You can develop a healthy, robust community that lives right with God and enjoy its results only if you do the hard work of getting along with each other, treating each other with dignity and honour.”
JAMES 3:17–18 (THE MESSAGE)


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40 Days - Day 11Behind the Scenes

In Damascus there was a disciple named Ananias. The Lord called to him in a vision, “Ananias!” “Yes, Lord,” he answered. The Lord told him, “Go to the house of Judas on Straight Street and ask for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying.”
ACTS 9:10-11

 


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Edition 3: Day 11

Entering in

“For God wanted them to know that the riches and glory of Christ are for you Gentiles, too. And this is the secret: Christ lives in you. This gives you assurance of sharing his glory”
— Colossians 1:27, NLT

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 10

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Needing the Poor More Than the Poor Need UsNeeding the Poor More Than the Poor Need Us

“Remove the heavy yoke of oppression. Stop pointing your finger and spreading vicious rumors! Feed the hungry, and help those in trouble. Then your light will shine out from the darkness, and the darkness around you will be as bright as noon.”

ISAIAH 58:9B–11 (NLT)

 


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40 Days - Day 10Hourly Dependence

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
MATTHEW 11:28

 

 

 


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Edition 3: Day 10Praying Prophetically

“Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy”
— I CORINTHIANS 14:1

 

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 9

Here are the links to the DAY 9 devotional options for Lent 2017

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A Definition That Transcends CultureA Definition That Transcends Culture

“At that time I will put you on trial. I am eager to witness against all sorcerers and adulterers and liars. I will speak against those who cheat employees of their wages, who oppress widows and orphans, or who deprive the foreigners living among you of justice, for these people do not fear me,” says the Lord of Heaven’s Armies.

MALACHI 3:5 (NLT)


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40 Days - Day 9Embracing Grandfather Power

By faith Jacob, when he was dying, blessed each of Joseph’s sons, and worshiped as he leaned on the top of his staff.
HEBREWS 11:21

 

 


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Edition 3: Day 9Lord, Teach us to Pray

“One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, ‘Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples’”
— Luke 11:1

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 8

Here are the links to the DAY 8 devotional options for Lent 2017

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To Truly Know GodTo Truly Know God

“He [Josiah] gave justice and help to the poor and needy . . . Isn’t that what it means to know me?” says the Lord.
JEREMIAH 22:16 (NLT)

 

 


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40 Days - Day 8Missional Living Guards the Heart

“Now this was the sin of your sister Sodom: She and her daughters were arrogant, overfed and unconcerned; they did not help the poor and needy. They were haughty and did detestable things before me. Therefore I did away with them as you have seen”
EZEKIEL 16:49–50

 


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Edition 3: Day 8Courage in Placement

“Lord, the God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who keeps his covenant of love with those who love him and keep his commandments… let your ear be attentive and your eyes open to hear the prayer your servant is praying before you day and night for your servants, the people of Israel”
— Nehemiah 1:5-6

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 7

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We Are God’s Plan To Help The HurtingWe Are God’s Plan To Help The Hurting

“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.”

PROVERBS 31: 8–9

 


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40 Days - Day 6Go for the Alien

So you, too, must show love to foreigners, for you yourselves were once foreigners in the land of Egypt.
DEUTERONOMY 10:19 (NLT)

 

 


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Edition 3: Day 7Passivity or Full Engagement

“After a long time, in the third year, the word of the Lord came to Elijah: ‘Go and present yourself to Ahab, and I will send rain on the land’”
— I Kings 18:1

 

 

 

40 Day Devotional 2017- Day 6

Here are the links to the DAY 6 devotional options for Lent 2017

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Christ Behind BarsChrist Behind Bars

 “They also will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger needing clothes or sick or in prison, and did not help you?’ He will reply, ‘I tell you the truth, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.’”

MATTHEW 25:44–45


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40 Days - Day 6Full-Time Service or Full-Time Christian

And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
COLOSSIANS 3:17

 

 


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Edition 3: day 6Living Prayerfully all Day Long

“They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer”
 ACTS 2:42