Category Archives: Praying with Scripture

Praying with Psalm 16

Use the questions below the verses of Psalm 16 to help you focus on your commitment and intimate relationship to a wise and loving God. These verses are from Eugene Peterson’s interpretation of Psalm 16 in The Message; they may … Continue reading

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Praying with Deuteronomy 8: 8-11

Use the questions below the scripture passage from the Message, Deuteronomy 8: 11-18,  to interact with God in prayer about  your attitude toward wealth and prosperity, a conversation all of America desperately needs.  Make sure you don’t forget your God, by … Continue reading

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Praying with II Corinthians 5

Use the questions below the scripture passages (II Corinthians 5: 17-20) to help you interact with God in prayer about being reconciled and taking on the role of Christ’s ambassador in your family, your work place, and in the community. … Continue reading

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Praying with Jeremiah 17

Use the questions below the Scripture passage (Jeremiah 17: 5-10) to help you interact with God in prayer about what life is like if we live it  without God.  Here is God’s message as spoken by Jeremiah and interpreted by … Continue reading

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Praying with Philippians 2

Use  the questions below the Scripture passages (Philippians 2: 1-4, MSG) to help frame your conversation with God about love in the Kingdom  of God. If his love has made any difference in your life if being in a community of the … Continue reading

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Praying with Psalm 23

Use the questions below the Scripture verses (Psalm 23, NIV) to help you interact with God in prayer.  For example, thinking about Jesus as a shepherd may bring to mind places in your life where you need Jesus to lead … Continue reading

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Praying with Isaiah 43

PRAYING WITH SCRIPTURE Use the questions below the Scripture Passage (Isaiah 43: 1-3;18-21) to help frame your conversation with God about the fear and anxiety that inevitably arise as we walk through the Kingdom of God on earth. Fear not, … Continue reading

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Praying with Psalm 42

PRAYING WITH SCRIPTURE Use the questions below the Scripture passage to help you “pray”  verses 1-5  from Psalm 42.  For example, picturing a thirsty deer approaching a river may prompt realizations about your need for being close to God. Share … Continue reading

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