Submitted by Sherry Zajaczkowski, Deacon
Prayer: Dear God, you don’t give us what we deserve. You mercifully give us what we need from you. Help us be an example of your mercy and grace. Amen.
Scripture: Genesis 43:16-34
Submitted by Becky Bailey, Elder
Prayer: Heavenly Father, please forgive me for not trusting in the promise of your eternal love. Strengthen my faith and take control of my life. See me through the storms of life and guide me to safe shores. I know that you are there to take care of my needs and I thank you Lord. In Jesus’ name I pray, amen
Scripture: Mark 4:35-41
Submitted by Kate Meehan, Elder
Prayer: Holy Father, there is so little about you that we are able to understand, but thank you for providing us with evidence of your past, present, and future faithfulness to us. Thank you that you are there in our hurts and trials, that you know how to wipe away our tears, and that your ways are dependable and your promises sure. We praise your holy name as we draw closer to you this Lenten season. Amen.
Scripture: Psalm 126
Submitted by Rich Graham, Deacon
Prayer: May our Father in heaven be where our children turn - and where we turn - in times of uncertainty. May the promises of our Lord and Savior be a refuge for us all.
Scripture: Genesis 42:18-28
Submitted by Sharon Riley, Deacon
Prayer: Heavenly Father, some days the pounding of life is just too loud and drowns out your love. Help me see the rays of your love so I can focus on all you have done and all you are. Thank you for taking us in our messy form, broken and imperfect. Give me wisdom to understand and see all the blessings I have. Amen.
Scripture: Psalm 34
Submitted by Susan Young, Elder
Prayer: Dear Lord, help us to approach our lives, in times of sorrow and in times of joy, with the faith to believe your promises. Help us to rely on your might to uphold us, your wisdom to guide us, your Word to speak to us, and your shield to protect us. Allow us to rise each day relying on your strength to pilot us through whatever we face, living so that others may see your faithfulness in our lives.
Scripture: Psalm 119:73-80
Submitted by Kevin Hirt, Elder
Prayer: Dear Holy Lord, renew my love and commitment to you and your word. Remind me to make time for you in my every breath and every word. Help me realize your love and mercy with others, especially in their time of need.
Scripture: Mark 2:23-3:6
Submitted by Shirley Bishar, Elder
Prayer: Lord, please help us to understand, accept and obey your true purpose for our lives. Strengthen us to actively let go of the deceptions of the world and rely wholly on Christ. Amen.
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:16-23
Today’s Devotion: All that we earn in this world, be it reputation, rank or knowledge is mere folly in God's eyes.
Our thoughts and actions are vain and self serving.
Submitted by Laura Kalemkarian
Prayer: Dear God, we thank you for your transformative power in our lives. Help us to be a blessing to others as you have so richly blessed us.
Scripture: Mark 2:1-12
Submitted by Christian Belville, Elder
Prayer: Father in heaven, thank you for being a constant presence in our life. Please help us to remember that you are watching, caring and loving us during all moments in our lives. Grant me grace that, if today I hear your voice, my heart may not be hardened. Amen.
Scripture: Mark 1:29-45
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