10/16 – Luke 1:51-56 – How, when, where, and in whom have you seen God’s reversals take place? Prayer starter: Holy God, I praise your name. God of awe, I bow before you. God of wonder, give me the ability to wonder about you.
10/17 – Luke 1:57-66 – How do you relate to relatives who always seek the conventional? Prayer starter: Compassionate God, help me to embrace the suffering in my own life and the lives of others with your aid. Help me to realize that your compassion endures forever.
10/18 – Luke 1:67-75 – When have you been visited by God? Do you consider it a blessing? Prayer starter: Gracious God, thank you for remembering and visiting all of your creation and never abandoning any of it. Thank you for entering into covenant with humankind.
10/19 – Luke 1:76-80 – How do you prepare the way for Christ to enter your life and the lives of others? Prayer starter: Lord, you are our light and our salvation. Enlighten our way so as to always be faithful to you. Show us the path of peace.
10/20 – Luke 2:1-7 – How has Jesus fed me at the celebration of the Eucharist? Prayer starter: Saving God, wrap me in you arms of love. Help me to always to feel your embracing presence.
10/21 – Luke 2:8-14 – When have you experienced heaven touching earth? Prayer starter: All praise and honor to you, gracious God, for sending us Jesus in the flesh. May we join the angels in praising you.
10/22 – Luke 2:15-20 – Are you amazed at God’s activity in your life and the lives of your loved ones? Prayer starter: Amazing God, help me always to be awestruck by the wonderful gifts you provide for me. Help me to realize that your grace is always amazing grace.