Devotional

Prayer of Examen

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St. Ignatius began the Daily Examen more than 400 years ago, in order to prayerfully reflect on the day and to detect God’s presence and seek direction. Here are the simple steps of the Daily Examen. 1. Become aware of God’s presence – Ask God to bring clarity and...

Lectio Divina

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1. Text – Begin by choosing a passage of Scripture you would like to read. It does not have to be a large portion of Scripture. 2. Preparation – Choose a quiet and comfortable place to sit, read, and practice Lectio Divina. Try to remove yourself from whatever may distract you...

Bible in One Year

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Compiled by Nicky & Pippa Gumbel—the founders of Alpha and leaders of HTB Church—this Bible reading plan looks at the entire Bible along with heartfelt commentary. This reading plan can be accessed in its own app, access via the LifeChurch.tv Bible app, or sent to your email...

Smartphone & Tablet Apps

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These apps provide Bible study tools and reading plans: Bible by LifeChurch.tv | iOS | Android | Windows | Bible+ (Olive Tree) by Nelson Media | iOS | Android | Windows | Bible Gateway by Nelson Media | iOS | Android | Glo Bible by Immersion Digital| iOS | Windows |

SOAP Method

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S—ScriptureRead through a passage of Scripture and highlight a verse or two that stands out to you. Write these verses down. O—ObservationWrite down what you think is important with the verses you wrote down. Why did it stick out to you and what do you believe God is saying through...