Holy Trinity, center me now that I may notice Your creative intention, nest in the broad, safe space of Your presence, and intentionally nurture another with the same.
What word or phrase do I notice on which I may center:
Matt 27:28-31 They took off his clothes and put a red robe on him. Using thorny branches, they made a crown, put it on his head, and put a stick in his right hand. Then the soldiers bowed before Jesus and made fun of him, saying, “Hail, King of the Jews!” They spat on Jesus. Then they took his stick and began to beat him on the head. After they finished, the soldiers took off the robe and put his own clothes on him again. Then they led him away to be crucified. [NCV]
Line the nest of God’s presence with this prayer for _______ and myself:
Holy God, help me to be mindful today of the lengths to which you took to make my relationship with you right. Jesus, thank you, for going through heaven and hell to be with _______. Holy Spirit, open the eyes of ________ to see you in a new way today. Help ________ be a tangible presence to someone this day. Amen.
How will I intentionally nurture ________ today:
PRACTICE (Lectio Divina)