Day 1 of 40

You've Got the Time (NRSV)


Matthew 1:1

1Jesus Christ came from the family of King David and also from the family of Abraham. And this is a list of his ancestors.

Read Matthew 1-7 beginning at: http://bibles.org/eng-NRSV/Matt/1


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.

  1. Pray

    Pray with focus and openness to see what God has for you. God, connect with me here, as I seek You in your Word.

  2. Read

    Read the selected section of scripture slowly. Take note of intriguing words and phrases. Read them a second time.

  3. Reflect

    Reflect on what strikes you as you read. What does this passage of Scripture teach you about God's values?

  4. Respond

    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.