Hearing the Voice of God

We can expect God to speak to us everyday, or as often as we make a habit of reading the Bible. Journaling is writing down personal applications of what we feel God’s Word is speaking into our lives. God’s Word will encourage us and help us grow.

The Word of God

How do the following verses encourage and inspire you to read God’s Word?

Hearing From God

(4) Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’ ”

Everyday we need to be hungry to receive a fresh Word from God for that day.


Read the verses below. What should reading the Bible involve? Give examples of how we can do this.

Pre-Journaling Prayer Model

Before reading the Bible, it’s a good idea to pray, “Jesus, please speak to me today.”

Journaling Activity

Start by reading the New Testament. The book of Mark is a great introduction to the Bible.


Title / Theme: (write last)


Application / Prayer:

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What did God speak to you about through this passage?


What could you do to do to make journaling part of your daily routine?

Prayer Model

Use this prayer time to pray about what you learned from God’s Word today.

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