Week of 2.23.20

This Week’s Passage: Ephesians 1:16-20
Use this daily guide to help you internalize this week’s passage & message!
Sunday [KNOW]:
In a journal, reflect on today’s sermon by finishing any or all of the following:
I never knew…
I was reminded…
A question I still have…
I was challenged…
I was convicted…
A truth I could share is…
Monday [KNOW>BE]
Spend some time today doing the following:
  1. Select a portion of this week’s sermon passage to memorize this week.
  2. Write your selected portion and read it to yourself throughout the day today.
Tuesday [Be]:
In a journal, spend some time meditating and writing about the following:
  1. Read the sermon passage again.
  2. Write a prayer of response, guided by the sermon passage. (May include adoration, confession/repentance, thanksgiving, petition, etc.).
  3. Write your selected portion of the Scripture several times to aid in memorization.
Wednesday [BE>DO]:
Think about this week’s questions for group discussion.
  1. “Prayer should be more about pursuit than petition.” Would you say this is true of the way you approach prayer? Primarily to know God or primarily to petition God? What is the danger of getting this backward?
  2. How will sober-mindedness in each element from Sunday’s sermon outline practically impact our lives day-to-day? Are you centered on these elements in your own prayer life?
  3. How does this week’s passage instruct us on how we should be praying for each other? Who can you pray for this next week using this passage?
Thursday [DO]:
In a journal, spend some time considering the following:
  1. What insights have you had while internalizing this week’s passage?
  2. How specifically will you seek to apply its truths in your home/workplace/life in general?