12 “Respect your father and your mother, so that you may live a long time in the land that I am giving you.
Day 1 of 7
R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Sometimes when we become grown, we forget the rules of the game. Can’t score any points if you forget to give props where props is due. God wants us to remember where we got our start and act in the right way with our parents.
Getting the most from God's Word
As you embark on this Journey, here are four steps to invite God's Word to challenge and encourage you.
Pray with focus and openness to see what God has for you. God, connect with me here, as I seek You in your Word.
Read the selected section of scripture slowly. Take note of intriguing words and phrases. Read them a second time.
Reflect on what strikes you as you read. What does this passage of Scripture teach you about God's values?
Respond to the passage. Speak to God directly about what's on your mind and hear. Look for ways to live out what you've uncovered.
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