PLUS 1 Assignment: Walk, drive, jog, bike your neighborhood this week and pray God’s protection on your neighbors.
|Scripture of the Week
But rescue us from the evil one.
— Matthew 6:13b
Sunday Music: Highlight today’s scripture in your Bible. Go to www.faithink.com and listen to the song by entering LP08 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left. What words or phrases jump out at you? Why?
Monday Art Encounter: What do you see in the images on the front page? How might it relate to the Seventh Petition of the Lord’s Prayer?
Tuesday Catechism Encounter: Open your Small Catechism or go online to Part III: The Lord’s Prayer. Hold hands and pray the prayer together. Now whisper, “Deliver us from evil” three times. Shout it together three times. Whisper it again three times. Now read Martin Luther’s explanation of the Seventh Petition. What word or phrase jumps out at you? Why?
Wednesday Game Night: Go to www.faithink.com and play the Quizbowl game by entering LP08 in the FINKlink box on the bottom left column. Scroll to the bottom of the linked page and click “Launch Game.” Have fun!
Thursday Question: What do you think a conscience is? What part does a conscience play in delivering us from evil?
Friday Role Play: Act out one of these situations.
1. A friend has been reading a lot about “wicca” (witchcraft) on the internet. She says it seems like fun. What is your response?
2. A friend says there is no such thing as evil, the devil, or spiritual powers. Everything is simply a matter of personal choice. How do you respond?
Saturday Reflections: What was your highest high this week? What was your lowest low? Thank and praise God for the highest high. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you with the lowest low. Close in Jesus’ name.