A Week in My Bible Journal Part 2
Read Proverbs 3:1-10
Scripture Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the first fruits of all your produce. Acknowledge him and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3:6
Observation Trust in God and know he is directing your path. Remember to lean on God for understanding and not your own. Honor God by tithing faithfully.
Application I have personally struggled as an adult to consistently tithe. Apart of me stop believing church deserved my money. But I just have to know it not about me and trust that you will ensure my money bless the right people.
Prayer Dear Heavenly Father, I want to thank you for your wisdom. I know that all good things are of you. Thank you for breakthrough seasons and faith the size of a mustard seed. Give me the stregthen to glorify your Kingdom. In Jesus name we pray, Amen
Read 2 Corinthians 1:3-11
Scripture We felt that we had received the sentence of death. But that was to make us rely not on ourselves but on God who raises the dead. 2 Corinthians 1:9
Observation The pain and suffering we experience is to really help us understand and enjoy comfort. Pain or death sentence was necessary for us to remember to rely on God and not ourselves.
Application I say this all the time, my times of sturggle and pain is so that i can remember God is in charge. That pain humbles me and causes me to fall on my knees and thank the Lord.
Prayer Dear Heavenly Father, please help me too never forget the things you have brought me through. Thank you for the struggles and pain, for you have madie it possible for me to enjoy the heights truly. Thank you for ever lasting life and the hope that I will be reunited with you someday. In Jesus name we pray, Amen
Read Isaiah 41:8-13
Scripture Be not dismayed for I am your Goad. Isaiah 41:20
Observation God said I chose you. Out of all those people, I chose you. Don't worry about anything, I got you. Anybody who tries to come against you will fail. Don't fear because I am here to help you.
Application Don't be scared girl. God chose you, to tell your story, and give this message. No one can take tat away from you or get in the way of that. Because God is on your side.
Prayer Dear Heavenly Father, thank you for choosing me as your servant. Thank you for the life you have given me because I know you are using me to bless the lives of others and bring them closer to you. In Jesus name we pray, Amen.
Scripture Peace I leave with you, my peace I give you. John 14:27
Observation Jesus proclaims he is going to join the Father. But he leaves us with peace. He also says that holy spirit which God will send will teach us and remind us of the lessons Jesus has shared.
Application For people have no claim on me because I am his.
Prayer Dear Heavenly Father, thank you for peace of mind. Thank you for internal peace despite the things that maybe occuring around me. Thank you for guiding me, never letting go of my hands, and trusting me to do your will. What a powerful thing it is to have free will and be able to still chose you. In Jesus name we pray, Amern