Thursday, October 17. In Jeremiah 31:27-34 the prophet reports the promise of God to make a new covenant based not on the law but the heart. What is the difference between following laws and having God’s love in your heart?
Words from The Word: The Lord declares, “I shall forgive their guilt and never more call their sin to mind.”
- Jeremiah 31:34, NJB
Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture from Luke 18:1-5. The judge and the widow.
Spiritual Tools: Practice Laments.
Prayer: God of covenant, you have promised to be our God. Fill me with such confidence in your promises that I may pray without ceasing. Amen.
Art Credit: Scarritt-Bennett Center Chapel, Nashville, TN. Copyright © Beth A. Richardson.
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