Pray with Scripture

15 Minutes Every Day

The Bible can be a bit intimidating, but you can learn to hear God's voice talking to you personally through Scripture. In this step, learn and pray a method called lectio divina for 15 minutes every day for two weeks.

Lectio Divina

The steps of

Read, Reflect, Respond, Rest. Become a master at this ancient method of praying with God's Word. You won't be walking alone - we will guide you.

Meditate on God's Word

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Your primary goal for this step is to pray with Scripture using lectio divina for 15 minutes every day for two weeks. The Nextstep Card gives you everything you need to do the step. Sign up to download!
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Daily Encouragement

Instruction, Guidance, and

  • 01

    Week 1

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    • Introducing the Step: Meditate on God's Word

    • View the Step: Meditate on God's Word

    • EC Staff: What's So Special About the Bible?

    • James: A Living Word

    • Lectio Divina Step 1: Read (Andrea)

    • Lectio Divina Step 2: Reflect (Peter)

    • Lectio Divina Step 3: Respond (Andrea)

    • Lectio Divina Step 4: Rest (Kendra)

  • 02

    Week 2

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    • Jason: From Page to Head to Heart to Soul

    • Steps and Variations to Lectio Divina

    • Andrea: Be Like the Bees

    • James: God is Not Hiding

    • Kendra: Praying with the Psalms

    • Andrea: The Peace of God

    • Kendra: Take Courage, It is I

  • 03

    Bonus Material

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    • The Heart of God in the Words of God

    • Help with Obscure and Challenging Aspects of the Bible