Today’s Key Verse:

24 Stop judging by mere appearances, and make a right judgment.” (John 7:24 NIV84)

Other Verses to Note:

  • Matthew 3:1-17
  • John 7:24
  • Ephesians 3:20


  • On a sheet of paper briefly describe your highest expectations (greater dreams) in each of these categories: family, occupation, hobby, and ultimate “mark” on the world. Beside each description, write your spiritual intentions (i.e., how God could use your dream to benefit others and promote His purposes).
  • Take a prayer trip through your neighborhood. (If safety is an issue, check with your parents.) As you pass by each house, apartment, or business, ask God’s blessings on the people who live or work there. Pray for their spiritual, emotional and physical health. Consider asking a friend to walk and pray with you.