8/23 – Colossians 1:15-23 – What are the things that are causing me undue anxiety today? Prayer starter: Be the master of my life this day, Lord Jesus.
8/24 – Colossians 1:24-2:5 – Have I made the treasure that is Jesus Christ my own? Prayer starter: Lead me, O Holy Spirit, into the depths where I will meet the risen Christ.
8/25 – Colossians 2:6-15 – Am I trying to find meaning apart from Christ or within Christ? Prayer starter: Come, O Holy Spirit, and show me the glory of God within myself, my brothers and sisters, and creation.
8/26 – Colossians 2:16-23 – What opportunities for self denial and self-sacrifice did God give me today? Prayer starter: Teach me, Lord Jesus, to love for Love’s own sake.
8/27 – Colossians 3:1-11– What weeds have taken root lately in the garden of my soul that need to be rooted out? Prayer starter: Cleanse my soul this day, O Holy Spirit, from all that deprives me of the peace and joy God wishes to pour into my life.
8/28 – Colossians 3:12-17 – Which of the virtues Paul writes about do I see manifested in my life? Prayer starter: Come, Lord Jesus, and abide with me today.
8/29 – Colossians 3:18-4:1 – In what ways am I called to serve Christ today? Prayer starter: Open my heart, Lord, to the entire human family.