5/10 – Hebrews 4:14-16; Hebrews 5:1-10 – When have I found comfort and relief in Jesus through my own suffering? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, you always showed compassion to any human suffering you encountered. Be our comforter before God and restore fullness of life and hope to all those who suffer now.
5/11 – Hebrews 5:11-14 – Do I yearn for more in my understanding of Christ and of his Gospel? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, our Teacher, keep our hearts burning for your word and our lives illuminated through your light.
5/12 – Hebrews 6:1-19 – How much of an anchor is my faith in Jesus in the hard times we are facing? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, you are a forerunner on our behalf of the good things God has in store for us. Help us keep our souls anchored In you.
5/13 – Hebrews 7:1-14 – How can the priesthood of Jesus help us redefine priesthood for the future of our communities? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, you are the one and only priest who stands forever at the right hand of the Father. Look upon your Church and help us bring whatever renewal needs to be made.
5/14 – Hebrews 7:15-28 – Do I live my relationship with God as a “better covenant” in Jesus? Prayer starter: Lord of the New Covenant, in Jesus you have pledged to be our God and you call us to be your people. Blessed are you forever and ever.
5/15 – Psalm 110 – Do my prayers reflect trust in the permanent intercession of the risen Christ? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, you who sit at the right hand of the Father, we pray to you with trust and love. Be at all times our intercessor with the Father.
5/16 – Hebrews 8:1-13 – When I read Scripture, do I care for the bigger picture including both Testaments? Prayer starter: Lord God, even when your people have been unfaithful to your covenant, you never abandoned them. We thank you and praise you for the new and eternal covenant you have made with us.