5/3 – Hebrews 2:1-9 – How can the Psalms help me to contemplate both the humanity and the divinity of Jesus? Prayer starter: How majestic is your name, O Lord, and how great is the work of your hands in the creation and recreation of humankind through your Son Jesus!
5/4 – Psalm 8 – Do I realize the greatness of our human vocation and dignity? Prayer starter: Abba, Father, we give you praise and thanks for giving us so great a dignity as to be your children and so great a vocation as to be stewards of your creation.
5/5- Hebrews 2:10-18 – Which side of Jesus’ “nature” do I need most to deepen: true God or true man? Prayer starter: Lord Jesus, we worship you as our God and we hail you as our brother who has taken upon himself the burden of our sufferings.
5/6 – Hebrews 3:1-11- In which ways can I better act as a servant of God and a builder of his house? Prayer starter: Lord God, builder of all things, we praise you for the work that you have done through your Servant and son, Jesus. Keep us receptive to the work you want to do through your Church.
5/7 – Psalm 95 – In my prayers, how can I care more about listening to what God has to say to me? Prayer starter: God, we are the people of your pasture. Help us to always be grateful to you for such privilege and committed to what you expect from us.
5/8 – Hebrews 3:12-19 – How would I describe my partnership with Christ? Prayer starter: Lord, you speak to us every day and your word brings us comfort and challenge. May we hear your word today, whether for comfort or for challenge, and keep it.
5/9 – Hebrews 4:1-13- How can I make my Sundays days in which I enter God’s rest? Prayer starter: Lord of the sabbath, we thank you for always keeping open the promise of entering your rest. May our desire to reach it keep growing every day.