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  • Journeying With Jesus - 40 Days Lent Devotional

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    ‘Journeying With Jesus’ is a Bible plan to help us walk with Jesus through the last two chapters of Matthew. We stop to focus on Jesus' last days on this earth and what that means to us. How does that change who I am and Whose I am today? We will take time to dwell on Scripture and “bring it home” with questions that make us consider where we are on the journey of knowing Jesus.   

  • 40 Days of Lent

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    Lent has always been a time to turn our attention to all that has been done for us on the cross in Christ. This lavish gift can be meditated on year after year, and still would leave us to wonder in amazement. Through this reading plan, you will walk through the gospel accounts in chronological order, tracing the steps of Jesus during his last week of his earthly ministry. This plan is 47 days in length, but the seven Sundays are days of rest according to tradition.

  • The Messiah Mystery: A Lent Study

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    This plan will help you prepare your heart to celebrate the mystery of Jesus, the Messiah and Savior of the world. As you approach Easter, see how Scripture anticipates His coming by dropping clues along history’s path. There were clues in the tabernacle, the desert, the mountain, and even the vineyard. Join us as we unlock the mystery.

  • Lent For Everyone

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    Lent for Everyone is a devotional created and written by N.T. (Tom) Wright. For each day of Lent, there is a reading chosen from the Gospel of Matthew, plus a reflection by Wright. These readings have grown out of a project encouraging Lent reading in Northern England. This is the second in a three-volume series based on the Revised Common Lectionary of the Church of England.

  • On Calvary's Hill

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    Early in the final week of Christ, the props and players for Friday's drama are in position. Only this is no play: it's a divine plan. All heaven waits and watches. All eyes are on the Nazarene. Draw near to the Savior and prepare to celebrate the greatest miracle ever conceived. Feel the passion. Sense the truth. Hear the promise. Death has no power.

  • Not Lent but Given: The Here I AM

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    Jesus wasn’t lent. He was given. Which means, Here is why Easter doesn’t begin with Good Friday, but Bethlehem. Here is why Jesus is not conditioned by the rules you keep, but you are positioned by those He kept perfectly. Here is why death is forever defeated and you can walk the pages of God’s Word with washed feet. Here is why you are rising, even now as you read, and resurrection doesn’t culminate on Sundays. Here is Christ. Jesus is the Here I AM.

  • The Cross & Easter

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    We wear crosses around our necks, but how are we to apply it to our lives? Jesus’ work holds incredible power for us. Without a Friday, there would never have been a Sunday. Easter could not have happened without the cross. Discover how the cross integrates into your life through this devotional reading plan as you prepare your heart for Easter.

  • For the Joy Set Before Him

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    The final week in the life of Jesus was no ordinary week. It was a time of bittersweet goodbyes, lavish giving, cruel betrayals and prayers that shook heaven. Experience this week, from Palm Sunday to the miraculous Resurrection, as we read through the Biblical account together. We will cheer with the crowds on Jerusalem’s streets, shout in anger at Judas and the Roman soldiers, cry with the women at the Cross, and celebrate as Easter morning dawns!

  • Devotions for Lent from Holy Bible: Mosaic

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    This daily devotional through the 46 day season of Lent, adapted from Holy Bible: Mosaic, brings together quotes, readings, and Scripture to help you focus your mind on Christ. Whether you are unsure about what the season of Lent is all about or you have been practicing Lent and the church year your entire life, you’ll appreciate the Scripture readings and devotional insight from Christians around the world and throughout history. Join with us and the church around the world in focusing on Jesus throughout the weeks that lead up to Easter.

  • "It is Finished" Was Just the Beginning

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    The Holy Week is a time where believers can truly reflect on and celebrate the lengths God went to in order to redeem us! This Easter, walk with us through the events that took place during Jesus’ final week. Connect to the past as we reflect on prophecies He fulfilled each day and get a peak into the future as we see the fruit it produced for the early church, as well as for us today.

  • Lent Devotional: Restore

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    This study, brought to you by Tearfund, journeys through the Lent season, and will encourage you to spend time soaking in God's goodness. Read and reflect on ways you can channel His restorative love throughout your life.

  • Seven-Mile Miracle Easter Devotion

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    The Seven-Mile Miracle Easter Devotion from Elevation Church and Pastor Steven Furtick revolves around seven of Jesus’ final sayings on the cross. This seven-day study utilizes daily readings and practical applications stretch your faith in Jesus, the resurrected Son of God. For more resources, including a DVD study and small group participant’s guide, visit www.SevenMileMiracle.com.

  • Easter: The Worship Initiative

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    The Worship Initiative's 40-day reading plan is designed for commemorating and meditating on Christ Jesus in the days leading up to Easter.  This devotional plan will deepen your faith in Jesus, and it will encourage you as you reflect on His life, death, and resurrection.  Download the worship songs as a companion on this journey!

  • Lost And Found: A Journey With Jesus Through Lent

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    This eight-day reading plan walks you through the same journey Jesus led His disciples on before his death and resurrection.. OneHope develops Scripture engagement content, like this reading plan, to help young people around the world interact with God’s Word, accomplishing their vision of “ God’s Word. Every Child.”  

  • Our Daily Bread: The Promise of Easter

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    The following devotionals are designed to help you in your spiritual journey. Each article has been selected to help you understand more about God's love for you, and we hope that through these readings you will find encouragement, comfort, and true peace this Easter season.

  • Holy Week, Day 1—Disciple Makers Series #21

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    Matthew writes to God’s people and walks them on a journey that will take them from where they are to be Disciple Makers. This is 21 of 27 devotional plans walking us through the book of Matthew.  In this portion, Jesus comes into the Temple—and deals with challenges to His authority and attempts to trick Him into saying something wrong. They fail!

  • Easter: Begin Again

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    What if you could begin again? A clean slate. A new life! That’s what Easter is all about! It’s a fresh canvas upon which God can make something new and beautiful. In this study, we'll walk through the journeys of eight people who encountered the Lord as we discover how the resurrection of Jesus can change your life and give you hope for a new future. 

  • A Holy Week Journey With James MacDonald

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    <p>In this compelling 8-day devotional reading plan, Pastor James MacDonald guides us through Holy Week, Good Friday, and Easter, taking a deeper look at the cross of Christ and the heart of the God who was willing to make such a sacrifice to reconcile us to Himself.</p>

  • Awed By Christ’s Resurrection: 6 Days Of Decrease

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    Drawn from 40 Days of Decrease, this plan emphasizes a different type of fast. What if you fasted collecting praise in order to un-clutter your generation's view of Jesus? What if you fasted avoidance mechanisms that surface when you face the unknown? Study Jesus’ call to abandon the world’s illusions, embrace His kingdom’s reality, and journey cross-ward and beyond. By Alicia Britt Chole.

  • Time Of Peace, Penance, Reflection And Prayer

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    As we enter the Holy Week/Passion Week, let’s set aside this time for some introspection and realize the sufferings that Jesus bore for you. He carried your sins, pain and sorrows; because He loves you and wants to give you life eternal. This week may you be strengthened in the Lord, as you meditate on His Word. Each day comes with a special Grace of God, so mark your calendar; let not one single day be missed out of His blessings in your life.

  • Last Words

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    The Last Words of Jesus from the cross will help you understand his incredible love for you and purpose in this world. This 28-day reading plan helps reveal to us his humanness as well as his divinity, his intimate relationship with his Father!

  • For the Joy Set Before Him: An Easter Devotional

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    The final week in the life of Jesus was no ordinary week. It was a time of bittersweet goodbyes, lavish giving, cruel betrayals and prayers that shook heaven. Experience this week, from Palm Sunday to the miraculous Resurrection, as we read through the Biblical account together. We will cheer with the crowds on Jerusalem’s streets, shout in anger at Judas and the Roman soldiers, cry with the women at the Cross, and celebrate as Easter morning dawns!

  • Our Daily Bread Easter: Amazing Grace

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    Discover more about God's amazing grace as you read these 10 Easter reflections from Our Daily Bread.

  • Women In The Easter Story

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    Prepare yourself for the Easter celebration by participating in this week-long study for women. The many stories of women in the Bible who were involved in the death and resurrection of Jesus will encourage and inspire you, bringing you to a closer relationship with Christ on this holiest week of the year.

  • Our Daily Bread: A New Life Easter Edition

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    The following devotionals are designed to help you in your spiritual journey. Each article has been selected to help you understand more about God's love for you, and we hope that through these readings you will find encouragement, comfort, and true peace this Easter season.