GPS for Friday 9.18.2020 – Proverbs 3:5-6
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.
Prayer Tip: God is our strong anchor and desires for us to lean on the Trinity- God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit. It’s in the leaning that we find our way. Do you lean on God as a form of surrender or find yourself seeing it as a weakness?
GPS for Saturday 9.19.2020 – 2 Timothy 1:7
…for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline.
Prayer Tip: God knows how prone we are to fear. We have God’s spirit within us, teaching us to live with power and self-control. Ask God to reveal any areas of your life where you are struggling with fear. Spend time praying through those areas.
Monday – 9.21.2020 – 1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved, be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the work of the Lord, because you know that in the Lord your labor is not in vain.
Prayer Tip: Our labors are not in vain. What an incredible promise given to us by God. Thank God today that we are not left alone and that we can have hope for the future.
Tuesday – 9.22.2020 – 1 Chronicles 28:20
David said further to his son Solomon, “Be strong and of good courage, and act. Do not be afraid or dismayed; for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you, until all the work for the service of the house of the Lord is finished.
Prayer Tip: David tells Solomon to be strong and courageous. In what ways is God calling you into courage and strength today?
Wednesday – 9.23.2020 – John 14:27
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.
Prayer Tip: What does it look like to live in a way that is rooted in God’s peace? How does that affect your work in the world? Ask God today to help ground your soul in peace.
Thursday – 9.24.2020 – Psalm 27:1
The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
Prayer Tip: We often let fear keep us from doing the thing we know in our gut is right or true. Ask God today to help you with your fear so that we can live into the passions God has placed in your individual heart.
Friday – 9.25.2020 – Deuteronomy 31:8
It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.
Prayer Tip: One of God’s greatest promises is that we do not have to go about this life alone. Ask God today for an extra measure of comfort, strength and peace.
Saturday – 9.26.2020 – Psalm 27:14
Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!
Prayer Tip: Waiting is hard, patience is a virtue we don’t often enjoy. But sometimes courage requires patience. Ask God to help you cultivate patience in your heart today.