Lectio divina ‘divine or spiritual reading’
Read the text six, eight or twelve times until you become familiar with the text.
Reflect on the text, what is it saying to me.
Using the text, does it speak to:
What I have done that I should not have done?
What I have not done that I should have done?
Share with God the things that are on your mind.
Using the text, pray for others.
Using the text, pray for myself.
Using the text, what are you thankful for.
Give glory to God for God’s love and mercy and the wonders of creation.
Sit quietly and listen for what God will say to you.