2/8 – Psalm 16 – How does my relationship with God contribute to my love for life? Prayer starter: Lord, your abiding presence lights up my life and fills me with wonder and joy.
2/9 – Psalm 18 – Which were for me the greatest moments in which God’s deliverance could be felt? Prayer starter: Blessed are you, Lord, for the countless times you have delivered your servants from violence and death and make them enjoy the fruits of your salvation.
2/10 – Psalm 19 – How can the Gospel of Christ enrich my views on creation and vice versa? Prayer starter: Lord of creation and God of the covenant, help us to appreciate both the wonders of your works in creation and of your mighty deeds in salvation.
2/11 – Psalm 20 – What can we do, as a Christian community, to increase our commitment to peace for the world? Prayer starter: Lord, we hear constantly rumors and reports of war. May we hear more about your plans and your heart’s desire for peace on earth.
2/12 – Psalm 22 – Do I persevere in prayer even when help from God seems to be far from me? Prayer starter: Lord, you cannot ignore the cry of the afflicted. Look upon them and remembers them in your loving kindness that they may be relieved from their affliction.
2/13 – Psalm 23 – In which circumstances (sorrow or joy) did this psalm speak most to me? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, you are the Good Shepherd sent by the Father to gather all his children into one flock and to make them share all goodness and mercy forever at your side in God’s kingdom.
2/14 – Psalm 24 – Did I ever find God in unusual places? If so, what did I learn about God’s presence? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, raised from the dead, you are the One who opens for us the gates to the eternal city where we may see the face of the King of Glory.