April 1 – 7

My Lord,
I am ever aware of Your nearness. I take confidence that You are always with me. Any time I call, You are already there. Help me remember and not fear.


New to Journey? Begin by reading our three-part introduction.
Print Journal Page (page 31 Journey Journal)

Read 1 Samuel 22-24 and Psalm 52. These psalms show us David’s conversations with God. For your journal times, use his raw, powerful, emotion-filled words as you talk to God about discouragement and difficulties you are facing and His mighty strength.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/1Sam.22-1Sam.24
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.52-Ps.52


Read 1 Samuel 25-27 and Psalm 17.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/1Sam.25-1Sam.27
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.17-Ps.17


Read 1 Samuel 28-31 and Psalm 144.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/1Sam.28-1Sam.31
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.144-Ps.144


Watch this video about 2 Samuel.

Read 2 Samuel 1-2.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/2Sam.1-2Sam.2


Read 2 Samuel 3-5 and Psalm 124.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/2Sam.3-2Sam.5
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.124-Ps.124


Read Psalm 103.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.103-Ps.103

Sing the words of this music video, “10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord),” from your heart, giving voice to the many ways He is blessing you.


Read Psalm 145.
Audio: https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/dramatized/niv/Ps.145-Ps.145