March 3 “How to Be a Transformer” In revealing His glory to us in Jesus, God shows how we can be transformed by His Spirit—instruction that comes through His Word. God provides for our spiritual transformation.
Scriptures: 2 Corinthians 3:12-18; Luke 9:28-36
March 6 Ash Wednesday, “Blessed Are You” Teaching the Beatitudes Jesus assures us of the blessings of living as God’s people. Ash Wednesday reminds us that though we have been brought low by sin, our Lord will bless us with new life in Him through the cross. We can receive Jesus’ message about our being blessed by living for Him.
Scriptures: Ephesians 1:3-10; Matthew 5:1-12
March 10 “Being Salt and Light” Jesus calls us to be salt and light in this world of sin. We who have tasted and seen His great love for us can savor His salvation and shine with His glory and grace in the places He has put us. We can receive Jesus’ message about being salt and light for Him.
Scriptures: Ephesians 5:6-10;Matthew 5:13-16
March 17 “Practicing Prayer and Fasting” Lent is a season of prayer and fasting. We grow in our relationship with Jesus through prayer, and we learn more about Him and ourselves by giving up those things that can distract us from our connection with Him. We can receive Jesus’ message about spiritual growth through prayer and fasting.
Scriptures: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; Matthew 6:5-18
March 24 “Do Not Worry” We recognize that so much of our lives is spent worrying about what might happen or what has happened. Jesus teaches us to stop being anxious and simply trust in His love and care for us. We can receive Jesus’ message about being anxious for nothing.
Scriptures: Philippians 4:4-7; Matthew 6:25-34
March 31 “Judge Not” We live in a very judgmental world. When we leave judgment to God we free ourselves to look at one another through fresh and forgiving eyes. We can receive Jesus’ message about not judging others.
Scriptures: Romans 2:1-11; Matthew 7:1-5