Community Bible Reading

Our mission is to establish and maintain a culture throughout Lakeland in which every Christian develops the heart for and the habit of seeing God through His Word and seeking, according to His Word and in community, a mind and heart transformed to the image of Christ.

Journaling Guide

CBR journaling is the practice of writing to Jesus as you read the Scriptures. As you read the day’s chapters, use the following guide to write to Jesus about what you have read. Journaling to Jesus is praying through your pen.

One Prayer

“Jesus, I want to see You, fall in love with You, and become You to others.”

One Word

  • Adoration
  • Confession
  • Thanksgiving
  • Supplication

One Directive for Journaling

  1. Adore and worship God for who He is, what He has done, is doing, or will do to save you
  2. Ask God to forgive you for who you are, what you’ve done, are doing, or want to do
  3. Express the gratitude you feel toward Jesus for who He is, what He has done, is doing, or will do to save you
  4. Ask the Spirit of Jesus to make you like Him on some specific way, so that others can see the love of Jesus in you