Day 7: For He Alone is Worthy

August 31, 2015 Focus: For He Alone is Worthy Reflection: God deserves all the praise, glory AND attention. I have to be honest, I failed to do this today. I disregarded his worthiness. Instead, I heeded to temptation by allowing myself to be drawn away by my lusting. I did the one thing that I…

Day 6: Worship Him

August 30, 2015 Focus: Worship Him Psalm 34: 3-4 “O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together.  I sought the Lord, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.”  Reflection: I woke on Sunday morning, worried about a particular situation. I was experiencing some inner conflict. The…

Day 5: Search Me

August 29, 2015 Focus: Search Me Results of a self-examination: I will be more determined I will be less aggressive and feisty I won’t answer people when they tease me, and I’ll try not to respond harshly to foolish questions or statements. Reflection: The psalm/song says, “search me, oh Lord, and now my thoughts. See…

Day 4: Do Not Be Selfish

August 28, 2015 Focus: Do Not Be Selfish 1. Develop an attitude of gratitude toward the (permanent, semi-permanent, and temporary) people in my life 2. Deny self-pleasure to help someone else during this period of consecration. This time is to try to focus solely on doing the things of God and not things I want…

Day 3: Respect

August 27, 2015 Respect God is the leader and the strength of my life. Reflection: 1. I need to respect the decisions God has made for my life.  I must stop try too tell Him what I want and don’t want to do.  I need to stop doubting my ability to do the things He…

Day 2: Kill My Flesh

August 26, 2015 Focus: Kill My Flesh, Break My Desires In my sleep, I was listening to a song. The chorus says, “Kill my flesh, break my desires. Lord, help me thirst after Your righteousness. Kill flesh now. Lord, here I am, I don’t want to be the same. I thank You I’m not that…

Day 1 of 16 – The Beginning

16 Days of Consecration — began on August 25, 2015 Aim of Consecration: To commit myself to be used by God for His purpose. Restrictions: » Limit idle conversations and behaviours as much as possible » Do not engage in any lustful talk or focus on the thoughts » Give every situation to God (casting…