3/15 – Judges 3 – Am I faithful to my promises to God and others even in bleak times? Prayer starter: Compassionate God, help me to avoid the unhealthy temptations that daily surround me. Give me the desire and strength to be faithful to you.
3/16 – Judges 4,5 – Who are the women God has sent into my life to save me from my enemies? Prayer starter: O God, you work through people and events to provide for our needs. Let me see the work of your hands in everyone around me.
3/17 – Judges 6 – What excuses do I use to avert what God is asking of me? Prayer starter: Lord, help me to believe and remember that you are always with us. May I never falter in this belief.
3/18 – Judges 7,8 – Can one be proud of his or her success without being overly pride-filled? Prayer starter: O God, you who raised up the faithful judge Gideon, help me to be as faithful to you as he was. Like Gideon, help me destroy the idols I have made.
3/19 – Judges 9,10 – How does pride in my own circles (myself, family, community) lead to harm? Prayer starter: Blessed are you, O Sovereign God ruler of the universe. Help me to work with you in establishing your kingdom on earth.
3/20 – Judges 11 – In what life situations am I tempted to bargain with God? Prayer starter: God, help me to avoid all attempts to purchase or bargain for your favor. Help me to be a gracious receiver of all your gifts.
3/21 – Judges 12 – Do my concerns supersede those of the common good of the community? Prayer starter: O God, may I seek unity with others by following your way. Give me a contrite and humble heart with which to pursue the common good.