7/4 – Romans 4:1-12 – When did I attempt to include people today in my Words and deeds? When did I seek to exclude? Prayer starter: Lord, we are all children of Abraham and Sarah. Help us to trust in you now as they did then.
7/5 – Romans 4:12-25 – What is the most visible sign of my faith in Christ in my life? Prayer starter: May the power of your wind and fire, O Holy Spirit, transform the landscape of my heart today.
7/6 – Romans 5:1-11 – Have I let myself be loved by God today? Prayer starter: Holy Spirit, help me to truly experience the love of the Father today.
7/7 – Romans 5:12-20 – Which choices in my life at this time would lead me to a fuller realization of my God-given humanity? Which choices will limit it? Prayer starter: I say with the prophet Isaiah, “Here I am, Lord. I come to do your will.”
7/8 – Romans 6:1-14 – How am I responding to the demands of Love? Prayer starter: Help me, Lord Jesus, to give myself to you as you have given yourself to me.
7/9 – Romans 6:15-23 – How did I practice what I preach today? Prayer starter: Come, Holy Spirit, and overwhelm my ambivalence with a renewed commitment to discipleship.
7/10 – Romans 7:1-13 – How have I rejoiced in my freedom today? Prayer starter: I rejoice with the psalmist who says, “Truly I am wonderfully made!”