Use this prompt to start a conversation with Jesus.
READ MARK 4-5
Jesus left that part of the country and returned with his disciples to Nazareth, his hometown. The next Sabbath he began teaching in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. They asked, “Where did he get all this wisdom and the power to perform such miracles?” Then they scoffed, “He’s just a carpenter, the son of Mary and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas, and Simon. And his sisters live right here among us.” They were deeply offended and refused to believe in him…
Be God’s encourager and take this week’s challenge: fast and pray during one meal this week. Choose one mealtime this week. Instead of eating, spend time praying for a friend or family member. God will give you things to pray. As you pray, ask God how he feels about this person and how he wants to love and encourage them. Write this down in a note and send it to the person or give them a call and share God’s encouragement with them. #40dayswithjesus