3/20 – Proverbs 24:23-34 – How do I practice responsibility toward my family, friends, and fellow workers? Prayer starter: Gracious God, you have blessed me with the ability to work. Help us to treasure this ability in a responsible way.
3/21 – Proverbs 25 – What wisdom have I gained in learning to practice self-control? Prayer starter: God, you know me and search my innermost being. Help me to practice self-control so as to better relate you and others.
3/22 – Proverbs 26 – How does telling lies and gossiping about others hurt them and me? Prayer starter: God, you are the source of all truth. Help me to be a truth teller and to witness to you who are “the way and the truth.”
3/23 – Proverbs 27 – Do I value honesty in my friends even when they may rebuke me? Prayer starter: God of all truth, help me to relate to everyone without pretense. Give me the eyes to see honestly and a tongue to speak tenderly and an open heart.
3/24 – Proverbs 28 – Am I willing to share my “wealth” with those who have less? Prayer starter: Generous God, thank you for all the gifts you give me. Free me from greed so as to be as generous to others as you are to me.
3/25 – Proverbs 29 – Do you have a vision that you live by? Who is the keeper of your vision? Prayer starter: God of all consolation, help me to discipline all of my actions in such a way as to give glory to you. Help me to keep your vision ever before me.
3/26 – Proverbs 30 – Do I trust God to give me what I need? Prayer starter: God of all truthfulness help me to always tell the truth and to be a true witness to you in the world. Help me to trust in your love.