Credit: Marty Cauley
Week 5: Death
This daily post is designed to help you live into our New Room Society covenant of practicing daily prayer together. Below is today’s daily practice. If you missed the overview on day one, visit Week 5: Death.
Friday: The “Friday Experience”
Friday is traditionally a day of fasting for those practicing the Christian faith. Whether it is giving up red meat, fasting of all food until 3 pm, or some other form abstinence, fasting acts as a reminder that there is death before there is resurrection. One of the great preachers of the twentieth century, S.M. Lockridge shares a few thoughts on Friday when it seems that death has won.
Journal about a time when you felt defeated and deflated. What did you learn from that “Friday experience?”