Call to Holy Living

Sunday, November 17 Call to Holy Living 1 Peter 1:13-25 NRSV (A)s he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in all your conduct; for it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy.” (1 Peter 1:16) What in your life parallels “holy...

Rejoice in God’s Actions in Christ

Saturday, November 16 Rejoice in God’s Actions in Christ 1 Peter 1:3-12 NRSV Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he has given us a new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, (1 Peter 1:3)...

Live by the Spirit

Friday, November 15 Live by the Spirit Galatians 5:16-26 NRSV If we live by the Spirit, let us also be guided by the Spirit. (Galatians 5:25) Spend a few moments in self-evaluation. Consider any aspects of your life resisting the Spirit’s guidance. Pray deeply from...

New Life Through the Spirit

Thursday, November 14 New Life Through the Spirit Romans 8:1-11 NRSV If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ from the dead will give life to your mortal bodies also through his Spirit that dwells in you. (Romans 8:11)...

Love One Another

Wednesday, November 13 Love One Another Romans 13:8-10 NRSV Owe no one anything, except to love one another; for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law. (Romans 13:8) Your voice: Lord, help me to love those whom I find difficult to love. Remind me that you...

Jesus Enables Victory Over Sin

Tuesday, November 12 Jesus Enables Victory Over Sin Romans 7:14-25 NRSV Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord! So then, with my mind I am a slave to the law of God, but with my flesh I am a slave to the law of sin. (Romans 7:25) Sin should have no victory...