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Journeying Together 2022

Thursday, March 31

"Christian hope"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Psalm 23  We pray this psalm at many funerals to remind us what our hope consists of.

Act

Share a word of encouragement with someone who needs it today.  We all need hope, we all need courage, we all need to know that we're not alone.

 

Friday, April 1

"Hope in Belize"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Act

It is so easy to focus on the problems around us, but what gives you hope about Belize?  Take one minute to think of three things that give you hope about the country, the Church, your work, your home, or your life.

 

Sunday, April 3

"Creative imagination"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Matthew 5:1-12 The Beatitudes are Jesus' dream for humanity.

Act

Imagine yourself and your life in five years.  How do you imagine your life to be?  Ask God to share God's dreams for your life with you?  Whatever comes up for you, write it down.

 
 

Monday, April 4

"What kind of society do we want?"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Acts 2:42-47 The kind of community built by the early Christians.

Act

Take five minutes to read the Preamble of the Constitution of Belize (click here).  Which parts appeal to you or make you feel excited?

Tuesday, April 5

"Audacity"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Acts 23:1-11 Paul speaks and acts with audacity as he is on trial.

Act

For what things, people, or principles would you be willing to speak out with boldness/ audacity, regardless of the consequences?

 

Wednesday, April 6

"Trusting in God's providence"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Mark 6:34-44 Jesus feeds the 5000.

Act

Where in your life do you feel a creeping sense of scarcity (i.e. not enough of something)?  Say a prayer, turning that area of your life over to Jesus, and then step out in confidence and ACT.  

 

Thursday, April 7

"Reading the signs of the times"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Matthew 16:1-4 "The signs of the times"

Act

What are those aspects of our current reality here in Belize that move your heart to compassion?

 

Friday, April 8

"Ecumenism"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Mark 9:38-40 "Whoever is not against us is for us"

Act

Is there a faith group here in Belize that you know very little about (e.g. Jehovas Witnesses?  Take a few minutes and learn about them by looking them up online.

 

Saturday, April 9

"Inter-religious"

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

Acts 17:22-29 Paul speaks to the people of Athens

Act

Is there a faith group here in Belize that you know very little about (e.g. Muslims or Hindus)?  Take a few minutes and learn about them by looking them up online.

 

Palm Sunday, April 10

What kind of Church are we called to be?

Think

Watch the video and take a few minutes afterward to try to apply the presenter's words to your life.

Pray

1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 Called to grow in love for one another.

Act

Can you think of a young man or woman, whom you think would make a good priest or nun?  Pick up the phone and let them know that you think so.  Time to build the local Belizean Church!