“I hear the Lord saying, “I will stay close to you, instructing and guiding you along the pathway for your life. I will advise you along the way and lead you forth with my eyes as your guide. So don’t make it difficult; don’t be stubborn when I take you where you’ve not been before. Don’t make me tug you and pull you along. Just come with me!” Psalm 32:8-9 (TPT)
Episode 1 – Day 1
The Lord says, “Are you weary, carrying a heavy burden? Then come to me. I will refresh your life, for I am your oasis. Simply join your life with mine. Learn my ways and you’ll discover that I’m gentle, humble, easy to please. You will find refreshment and rest in me. For all that I require of you will be pleasant and easy to bear.” Matthew 11:28-30 (TPT)
Take a rest, sit on the swing and consider your experience.
The Lord says, “I tell you to never be worried about your life, for all that you need will be provided, such as food, water, clothing—everything your body needs. Isn’t there more to your life than a meal? Isn’t your body more than clothing? Look at all the birds—do you think they worry about their existence?” Matthew 6:25 (TPT)
If you feel you can leave your back pack behind you are now ready to continue the adventure.
The Lord says, “Listen, are you thirsty for more? Come to the refreshing waters and drink. Even if you have no money come, buy and eat, yes come and buy all the wine…you desire, it won’t cost you a thing. Why spend your hard earned money on something that cannot nourish you, or work so hard for something which can’t satisfy.” Isaiah 55:1-2 (TPT)
Continue to relax. Drink and eat your fill.
“This is what the Lord says: ‘Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and mighty things, fenced in and hidden, which you do not know (…have no knowledge of and understanding.” Jeremiah 33:3 (Amplified Classic translation AMPC)
What do you expect of a friend?
The Lord says, “I leave the gift of peace with you – my peace. Not the kind of fragile peace given by the world, but my perfect peace. Don’t yield to fear, or be troubled in your hearts – instead, be courageous!” John 14:27 (TPT)
While allowing yourself to be led, contemplate your surroundings.
The Lord says, “My people will live free from worry, in secure, quiet homes of peace.” Isaiah 32:18 (TPT)
When your path takes an unexpected turn do you find rest?
The Lord says, “For anyone who has left behind their home and property they will be repaid a hundred times over and will inherit eternal life. Matthew 19:29 (TPT)
To receive a greater reward, what would you give up?
Episode 8 – Day 2
The Lords says, “unless you receive the revelation the same way a little child receives it, you will never be able to enter in.” Luke 18:17 (TPT)
Are you able to picture the scene and fully enter into this adventure?
“The Lord says, “Do all things in a beautiful and orderly way”. 1 Corinthians 14:40 (TPT)
Is this a time to explore your creative abilities?
“It is I, the Lord who have called you by your name. I have surnamed you, though you have not known me.” Isaiah 45:4 (KJV)
Do you know you are valued by God?
The Lord says, “Don’t be afraid I’ve called your name. You’re mine. When you’re in over your head, I’ll be there with you. When you’re in rough waters, you will not go down. When you’re between a rock and a hard place, it won’t be a dead end.’” Isaiah 43:1 (MSG)
Will you permit those things you have absorbed to bring answers to your life?
The Lord says, “I will be still and I will look on from my dwelling place, like clear and glowing heat in sunshine, like a fine cloud of mist in the heat of harvest.” Isaiah 18:4 (AMP Classic Edition)
Where do you find your sense of peace and rest?
“When I view and consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained and established. What is man that You are mindful of him, and the son of [earthborn] man that You care for him?” Psalm 8:3-4 (AMP Classic Edition)
This may be something you wish to consider further.
Episode 14 – Day 4
The Lord says, “…God again set a certain day, calling it ‘Today’. “Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts.” Hebrews 4:7 (TPT)
Is your heart ready to receive great understanding?
“Give God the right to direct your life, and as you trust Him along the way, you‘ll find He pulled it off perfectly! Psalm 3:5 (TPT)
How about giving up the reins of your life for a more fulfilling one?
“…What euphoria fills those who ever trust in you (Lord)” Psalm 84:12 (TPT)
Have you ever experienced overflowing joy?
“You provide drink for every living thing; men and beasts have their thirst quenched because of you.” Psalm 104:11 (TPT)
Communication comes in many forms, how do you relate to others?
“….we consider and look not to the things that are seen, but to the things that are unseen; for the things that are visible are temporal, brief and fleeting), but the things that are invisible are deathless and everlasting.” 2 Corinthians 4:18 (AMP Classic )
Do you recognise the invisible and unknown treasures within you?
“You who ride on prize donkeys comfortably mounted on blankets And you who walk down the roads, ponder, attend! …listen to them sing., Judges 5:10 (TPT)
What is there in your life that lifts your spirit?
“This testimony of faith is what previous generations were commended for.” Hebrews 11:2 (TPT)
Have people of different generations positively impacted your life?
“…since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything than hinders and…that so easily entangles…” Hebrews12:1 (NIV)
What would encourage you to join this celebration?
“Go stand at the crossroads and look around. Ask for directions to the old road, the tried and true road – then take it. Discover the right route for your souls. Jeremiah 6:16-17 (MSG)
When missing an opportunity do you hold on to hope?
“Your pleasant path leads me to pleasant places…” Psalm 16:6 (TPT)
Companionship comes in many ways.
Ecstatic joy will overwhelm them; weariness and grief will disappear!” Isaiah 35:10 (TPT)
Can you believe that all your needs will be provided?
“….He is always good, and ready to receive you”. Psalm 100:5 (TPT)
Have you ever experienced hospitality in an unexpected way?
“For in the day of trouble, he will hide me in his shelter; …he will set me high upon rock.” Psalm 27:5 (AMP Classic)
In times of trouble where do you go to find refuge?
Episode 27 – Day 4
“…in quietness, and trusting confidence shall be your strength.” Isaiah 30:15 (AMP Classic)
What helps you to be confident?
“I lift up my eyes to the hills – where does my help come from? Psalm 121:1 (AMP Classic)
Who do you turn to when all else fails?
“…I cried aloud to him with all my heart and he answered me…” Psalm 66:17 (TPT)
This answer was immediate, when it isn’t do you trust your call will be answered?
You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace: the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and the frees of the field will clap their hands. Isaiah 55:11-13 (NIV)
If you have made a wrong choice, and been led the wrong way, how do you react?
The Lord says, “..I’ll be right there to show them what roads to take, make sure they don’t fall into the ditch …sticking with them, and not leaving them for a minute. Isaiah 42:16 (MSG)
When mistakes are made can you still hope they can be rectified?
“In my Father’s house are many rooms; if that were not so would I have told you…” John 14:2 (NIV)
Instead of the distraction of life can a change of scenery allow you to live in the moment?
“Be always ready to learn more…eager to discover new truths.” Proverbs 18:15 (TPT)
Are you open to new experiences and ways of thinking?
Episode 34 – Day 5
“…I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” John 10:10 (NIV)
Do you have a need, desire, or conviction to find out more about life?
”I will host a rich feast on this mountain for all peoples – a feast with plenty of meat and well aged wine, with an abundance of food and the finest of wine.” Isaiah 25:6 (TPT)
When the unusual happens, do you ever consider it isn’t a co-incidence?
“I have told you these things, that my joy and delight may be in you, and your joy and gladness may be of full measure and complete and overflowing.” John 15:11 (AMP Classic)
When people write, or speak do you hear an underlying truth?
“If you choose to follow good counsel, divine design will watch over you and understanding will protect you from making poor choices.” Proverbs 2:11 (TPT)
Who, or what, do you draw on to make your choices?
“I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you…plans for welfare and peace…to give you hope in your final outcome.” Jeremiah 29:11 (AMP Classic)
Do other peoples’ ideas and attitudes influence you?
Episode 39 – Day 6
“He has his eyes on every man and woman. He doesn’t miss a trick. There is no night dark enough, no shadow deep enough, to hide those who do evil. Job 34:21 (MSG)
When circumstances make you feel uncomfortable how do you react?
“For the Lord watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked leads to destruction.” Psalm 1:6 (NIV)
Do you consider yourself to be righteous?