Prayer List -
Sat, Jun 23, 2018
International Association of Ministers Wives and Widows— They are convening in Atlanta, GA. We lift them for traveling grace, for a productive session, and for the Lord to keep His hands on the national election. - John 10:10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life and have it to the full.
Dr. Rick—We beseech God to heal his body and return him to the work God has assigned his hands to do. - Psalm 91:3 (NLT) For He will rescue you from every trap and protect you from deadly disease.
Mother Ruth—We lift her for strength and for her to finish strong. - Mark 11:24 Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.
Pastors—We ask the Lord to cover them with His wisdom and to keep them encouraged as they serve the people of God. - "The LORD gives his people strength. The LORD blesses them with peace." Psalm 29:11 (NLT)
Single Women desiring a husband—We pray for the Lord to send them a mate in God's time and one that will be suitable for their individual situations. - 2 Thessalonians 3:5, "May the Lord direct your hearts into God’s love and Christ’s perseverance." (NIV)
Those diagnosed with Parkinson's disease—We pray for their bodies, their souls, and their spirits to be revived. We ask God to lead them to a new path and innovative ways to live a long and productive life. - Isaiah 40:29 He gives power to the faint, and to him who has no might he increases strength.
Parents and Children who have been separated at the American border—We lift them before the Lord to be covered by the protective blood of Jesus, for them to be reunited and for their needs to be supplied. - Be strong and courageous, for the LORD will be with you wherever you go. (Joshua 1:9).
Everyone on the call—We pray for a deeper relationship with God, for your prayers to penetrate heaven and for answers to flow down freely. We also ask God to supply your needs for the day. - Psalm 59:16 But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble.
Fri, Jun 22, 2018
Lisa—She and Deac D are travelling to Moultrie, GA this morning to attend her brother's funeral being held Saturday at 11 AM. We ask God to watch over them as they travel, to make provisions for the journey, and to cover them with His compassion. - “You go before me and follow me. You place your hand of blessing on my head.” Psalm 139:5 (NLT)
Rodrick and Recilia—We pray for their adoption to be ordered by God, for them to fill a void in a child's life, and for the child to grow up to be a warrior for Christ. We also pray for there to be no struggle in the blessing. - Psalm 85:12 Yea, the LORD shall give that which is good; and our land shall yield her increase.
Theesha and Vincent—They are newlyweds. We pray for their marriage to be God centered, for good communications and for God to bless their union. - Numbers 6:24-26 The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.
Derrick and Samantha—We ask God to help their marriage to be an example in the earth and for their communications to remain strong. We also pray for Samantha to find her place as a wife. - Ps 119:1 1-8 You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God. You’re blessed when you follow his directions, doing your best to find him. (MSG)
Bobby—We pray for the healing of his body and for him to guide his adult children in a godly way. - Psalm 119:114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. (NIV)
Kai and LuLu—We ask God's help as their parents work to potty train them and for parents to be consistent and stay the course. - Colossians 1:11 Being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience.
Derrick and Crystal—We ask God to protect them in all their going out and coming in and for Him to bless the labor of their hands. - Hebrews 10:36 You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to keep you in perfect peace, to grant you an uplifted spirit and a song of praise today. - Deut 4:29 But if from there you seek the LORD your God, you will find him if you look for him with all your heart and with all your soul.
Thu, Jun 21, 2018
Cynthia W—We ask the Lord to grant her a good report from the eye doctor this morning. And, we pray for continued good health. - Psalms 138:3 On the day I called, you answered me; my strength of soul you increased.
Crystal—We ask God to cover her with an extra dose of mercy, for her to rest in His promises, and for her to remain in faith. - Deut 7:9 Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commandments.
Jerome H—He desires to transition to Florida. We ask God to direct him to the area that is right for him. We pray for doors to open for him to get an interview and be hired. Once hired, we ask God to allow him to thrive and perform at the top of his game.
Those who need guidance on what to do—We call upon the Lord to grant wisdom, knowledge and understanding on the right path to take. - Proverbs 2:6, 9 For the LORD gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding… Then you will understand what is right and just and fair—every good path.
Churches Going through the Pastoral Search Process—We lift them up for God to lead the pastoral search committee and for them to be guided by consistent prayer and godly wisdom in their selection. - Proverbs 16:1-4 The intentions of the heart belong to a man, but the answer of the tongue comes from the Lord. All the ways of a person seem right in his own opinion, but the Lord weighs the motives. Commit your works to the Lord, and your plans will be established. The Lord works everything for its own ends— even the wicked for the day of disaster.
Those who desire to grow their business—We ask God to reveal a proven business plan that ensures success, that clientele doubles, and for finances to loosened up. - Proverbs 16:1-4 The intentions of the heart belong to a man, but the answer of the tongue comes from the Lord. All the ways of a person seem right in his own opinion, but the Lord weighs the motives. Commit your works to the Lord, and your plans will be established. The Lord works everything for its own ends— even the wicked for the day of disaster.
All Blended Families—We pray for God to restore blended families to one accord, and for peace and harmony to abide in their homes. - Ephesians 3:14-17 For this reason I kneel before the Father, from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name. I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray for growth in wisdom and spiritual strength. We also pray to stay focused on the important things, and for God to show us how to rest in Him. - "But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!" Galatians 5:22-23 (NLT)
Wed, Jun 20, 2018
Sheila J—She was bit by a venomous caterpillar. We call upon the Lord to heal her body and make her well. - Luke 8:50 But Jesus on hearing this answered him, “Do not fear; only believe, and she will be well.”
Neema—She is hospitalized because she is in sickle cell pain crisis. We pray for pain relief, for her body to be normalized and for her to be released to go home today. - Mark 5:34 And he said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well; go in peace and be healed of your disease.”
Bree—We lift her for peace of mind, for divine guidance on the decisions she has to make, and for her to be surrounded by God's love and his light. - Isaiah 11:2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD.
Julia—We pray for her to honor God with her choices, to respect her elders, and to grow into the knowledge of His plans for her life. - 2 Timothy 2:26 and that they will come to their senses and escape from the trap of the devil, who has taken them captive to do his will.
Those under spiritual attack—We pray for God to God nullify the intent of the enemy, to protect you from his attacks, and to keep you strong during the fight. - Psalm 27:2-When the wicked came against me to eat up my flesh, my enemies and foes, They stumbled and fell. Though an army may encamp against me, my heart shall not fear.
Our mentally ill loved ones—We pray for minds to be healed, attitudes to be corrected and for hope to prevail. We also pray for caregivers to be uplifted with the power to endure. - (Matthew 12:22 NKJV) Then one was brought to Him who was demon-possessed, blind and mute; and He healed him, so that the blind and mute man both spoke and saw.
Everyone on the call this morning—We beseech God to provide you patience sufficient for the day, to grant your needs and for your day to be productive. - Deuteronomy 33:12 - [And] of Benjamin he said, the beloved of the LORD shall dwell in safety by him; [and the LORD] shall cover him all the day long, and he shall dwell between his shoulders.
Tue, Jun 19, 2018
The family of Herbert Roland Walker—We are praying for the Lord's compassion to cover them and for unity to rule as funeral arrangements are made. - Isaiah 49:10b He who has compassion on them will guide them and lead them beside springs of water.
LBH—He has been diagnosed with Parkinson's. We beseech the Lord to be with Him, to direct his decisions about treatment, and to make him whole. We also pray for his caregiver to be kept by the mighty hand of God. - Psalms 61:1-2 Hear my cry, O God, listen to my prayer; from the end of the earth I call to you when my heart is faint. Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
Hazel—She is having oral surgery this morning at 8:30am. We call upon God to guide the hands and the intellect of the surgeon and the medical team. We pray for surgery to be a success and for a speedy and complete recovery. - Psalm 16:8 I keep my eyes always on the Lord. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Those in nursing homes and assisted living facilities—We pray care is provided with a spirit of excellence and for the residents to be shown love, respect and given superior attention. - “I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me faithful, appointing me to his service.” —I Timothy 1:12
Pastors—We pray God's blessings upon them and for His continued protection, guidance and favor. - Rom 15:5 Now may the God who gives perseverance and encouragement grant you to be of the same mind with one another according to Christ Jesus.
Young People—We pray for God to raise up a new generation of young men and women who will boldly proclaim His Word through speech, deeds and lifestyle. - Jere 3:15 And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God endows you with the wisdom needed to handle all you will come up against today and we ask him to cover you with His grace. - Colossians 1:9 And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
Hope O—We are still praying for a spiritual breakthrough in every area of his life. We ask the Lord for job security and for him to be elevated above the ongoing uncertainty and frustration at work. We ask for fairness and favor. - Isaiah 60:1-22 - Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
Lilly O—We praise God with her for the car she bought last week. We pray against irrational overwhelming spirit of fear, that nothing will happen to her or the car. She has hardly driven in 4 years and needs confidence to get on the road with the power of God. - 2 Timothy 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.
E.K.S.—We pray for God to reveal to you the mission He has for you and strengthen you for the work that lies ahead. We ask Him to place helpers around you and plant you in fertile ground. - “Be strong and courageous and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of the temple of the Lord is finished.” —1 Chronicles 28:20
Those in need of a financial miracle—We pray for your needs to be supplied and for your mind to be at peace. - III John 1:2 says: “Beloved I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”
Those living with guilt—We beseech God to give you a renewed mind and show you how to forgive yourself and for you to be free from the bondage of self-condemnation. - Romans 8:1-2 says, "Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death" (NIV). This verse reminds us that no matter what has happened in our lives, or what we have or have not done, God loves and values us unconditionally.
Those grieving the loss of their loved ones—We pray for your inner strength and you to lean on God for joy and hope as you navigate your way through life with the help of the Lord. - 1 Corinthians 15:54-57 When the perishable puts on the imperishable, and the mortal puts on immortality, then shall come to pass the saying that is written: “Death is swallowed up in victory.” “O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
Everyone on the call— We pray you experience God's power in a fresh way today, for you to share His love with others, and for all your needs to be met. - "Great are the works of the Lord." Psalm 111:2
Sun, Jun 17, 2018
Adam, 20 years old—We beseech God to restore his mind from depression. We pray he is protected from himself and that others are protected from him. Until he is healed, we ask that he takes his medication on schedule as prescribed. We also ask for strength and encouragement for his parents. - Psalm 107:19–20 (NLT) “Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and He saved them from their distress. He sent out His word and healed them, snatching them from the door of death.
Those whose work hours are not sufficient—We pray for businesses to thrive and for work hours to be increased so God's people can work a 40 hour or more work week. - Psalm 115:14 (NIV) 14 May the Lord cause you to flourish, both you and your children.
Those in the running to be selected for a job—We pray the Lord's favor upon His children who are waiting for a decision to be made about them being hired. We thank God in advance for tilting the decision toward His children. - Psalm 103:17-18 But from everlasting to everlasting the LORD's love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children's children - with those who keep his covenant and remember to obey his precepts.
College students—We lift our college students doing internships and rotations. We pray for their success, for a positive influence on those around them, and for them to remain true to their moral values. - Luke 1:28 (IRV) "The Lord has given you special favor. He is with you."
Our Single Young Men—We ask God to lead them to godly wives. - Psalm 37:3-4 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Our Senior Family Members—We pray God grants their needs in abundance today, so they will lack nothing and for them to have a day of rest from toil and struggle. - Psalm 90:17 May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us - yes, establish the work of our hands.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to endow you with power to stay in His will, to walk uprightly, and to obey His Word. We ask Him to supply companionship to those who are lonely, boldness to those who are fearful, relief to those who are struggling, guidance to those who have to make a decision, staying power to those who are at the end of their rope, and for your heart to overflow with joy today. - Rom 8:32 He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall he not with Him also freely give us all things?
Sat, Jun 16, 2018
Richard, Wanda, Audra and Clarence—They are travelling to San Francisco, CA today for a week. We lift them before the Lord for safe travels to and from their destination and for their homes to be watched over while they are away. - Psalm 139:9-10 If I take the wings of the morning and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea, even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me.
N.B.—We petition God for her blood sugar to be regulated and for her body functions to stabilize. - Psalm 121:7-8 The LORD will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life. 8 The LORD will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore.
D.T.—She is having uncertainty and disruptions in the job environment. We pray for peace and God's richest favor. - “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid." John 14:27 NIV
Families—We ask God to protect family relationships and the family unit. We pray for connections that are broken to be restored, for bonds that were destroyed to be mended, and for families everywhere to be made whole. - Isaiah 54:13-14 All your sons will be taught by the LORD, and great will be your children's peace. In righteousness you will be established: Tyranny will be far from you; you will have nothing to fear. Terror will be far removed; it will not come near you.
Blended Families—For blended families that are not melding smoothly, we call upon God to grant them endurance to keep going, patience to wait on God to set things right, and divine guidance on what to do. - Psalm 138:7 Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.
Children and teens who are acting out against their parents and other adults—We implore God to give them a spirit of obedience, respect, and humbleness. We pray for their minds to be revived, their demeanor to be corrected, and their attitude to improve. - 2 Thessalonians 3:3 But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.
Those who are not feeling their best—We petition God for His healing grace and for the discomfort to subside. - (Psalms 6:2 NKJV) Have mercy on me, O LORD, for I am weak; O LORD, heal me, for my bones are troubled.
Everyone on the call this morning—We call upon the Lord to quicken your spirit, encourage your soul, and make you sensitive to His voice today. We also pray the Lord's presence covers your every action and His goodness overtakes you all day. - Psalm 91:11 For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Earl—We pray God's Holy Spirit pricks his heart and reveals to Him the need for Christ. We pray Earl receives Christ as His Lord and personal savior. And we not only pray for Earl, but for all those who are not saved. - 2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.
SW and all those struggling to make ends meet—We pray God bless their efforts to live right and for Him to give them a season of financial peace from the hard knocks of life. - Psalm 37:23-29 The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way; though he fall, he shall not be cast headlong, for the Lord upholds his hand. I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread. He is ever lending generously, and his children become a blessing. Turn away from evil and do good; so shall you dwell forever.
Maurice & Joanne—We pray God's blessings on them and their child. We ask God to keep them in His protective care and that He grants them godly wisdom to parent according to God's standards. - God will pour His Spirit on my de-scendants, and His blessing on my offspring. (Isaiah 44:3)
Widows—We pray that God will replace uncertainty with confidence, fear with courage, and to comfort them with His promises. We also ask Him to always be with them and always make their path clear as they go about their daily dealings. - Psalm 68:5 Father of the fatherless and protector of widows is God in his holy habitation.
All those travelling today and this weekend—We pray God grants travelling mercy, that the time away be filled with positive memories and that traveling needs are supplied in abundance. - Proverbs 3:23 You'll travel safely, you'll neither tire nor trip. 24 You'll take afternoon naps without a worry, you'll enjoy a good night's sleep. 25 No need to panic over alarms or surprises, or predictions that doomsday is just around the corner, 26 Because God will be right there with you; he'll keep you safe and sound.
Descendants and offspring of all those on the call this morning—We pray God pours out His spirit upon your children and your children's children, and upon all the generations to come. We thank God in advance for preserving your family heritage as a God-fearing people. - I shall not labor in vain, nor bring forth children for trouble; for I am blessed of the Lord, and my offspring with me. (Isaiah 65:23)
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to cover you with His protective hand and to provide for you from His unlimited supply. We also pray God breathe on your plans for the day and align them with His plans and for you to move throughout the day with ease. - Psalm 16:8 I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Thu, Jun 14, 2018
Jessica—She has a test today. We pray with her to recall all knowledge needed to be successful, for her to pass her exam and for her to finish this grading period strong. - John 16:24 - Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.
Jesse P—She is tasked with giving words of encouragement at a funeral of a friend. We call upon God to speak life-giving words through her that encourage spirits and uplift souls. - 1 John 2:27 But the anointing which ye have received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you: but as the same anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie, and even as it hath taught you, ye shall abide in him.
Jean C—She has been very sick. We pray for her to stay strong in her faith in Jesus Christ our Lord and for her to quickly return to good health. - Psalm 30:2 “Lord my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me.”
Elder Timms—She is ministering tonight and tomorrow night. We pray for a fresh anointing from the Holy Spirit, for the message to be powerful and life-changing and for those in attendance to be revived - Ephesians 6:19-20 And pray for me, that utterance may be given to me, that I may open my mouth boldly to make known the mystery of the gospel, for which I am an ambassador in chains; that in it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
Stroke Victims—We urge God to fully restore memory, body movement and walking ability. We also pray he gives caregivers the strength and endurance to stay the course. - (Isaiah 58:8 NKJV) Then your light shall break forth like the morning, your healing shall spring forth speedily, and your righteousness shall go before you; The glory of the LORD shall be your rear guard.
CF—He is awaiting results from an MRI. We plead with God that there is no fracture and for a full recovery. - 3 John 1:2 I prosper and am in health even as my soul prospers.
Devin, teenager—We pray in agreement with her parents that God regulates her body and miraculously heals her. - Isaiah 57:18-19 I have seen his ways and will heal him; I will also lead him and restore comforts to him And to his mourners. 19 “I create the fruit of the lips: Peace, peace to him who is far off and to him who is near,” Says the Lord, “And I will heal him.”
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask the Lord to help you grow closer to Him, for your dependence upon Him to be strengthened, and for your faith to grow stronger. We also ask Him to supply your needs and keep you content throughout the day. - Hebrews 4:12, "For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart." (ESV)
Wed, Jun 13, 2018
The Family of Sherman Edmonds, Lisa Demps' brother—He passed away in Moultrie, GA while under hospice care. Funeral arrangements are not complete. We pray for the family's comfort and for God to keep them strong. - Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.
Carol J—We cry out to the Lord to heal her body from stage four pancreatic cancer. We ask for her to be strengthened and encouraged. - Isaiah 53:5 But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.
Gloria and her family—Her husband, William is very ill. We call upon the Lord to heal his body and strengthen his resolve. We also pray for God to keep the family in His powerful hands. - Psalm 16:8 I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Voncile W—She is recovering from back surgery. We lift her for swift and complete healing. - (Psalms 6:2 NKJV) Have mercy on me, O LORD, for I am weak; O LORD, heal me, for my bones are troubled.
Barbara—She is recovering from surgery. We call upon God to strengthen her body and make her whole again. - (Psalms 30:2 NKJV) O LORD my God, I cried out to You, And You healed me.
Tina F—She is experiencing many personal issues. We lift her before Almighty God for strength to endure, for wisdom to go down the right road, and for God's mercy to cover her each day. - Psalm 120:1 I call on the LORD in my distress, and he answers me.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God makes your decisions plain and gives you the faith and boldness to carry through with them. We also pray for a day of spiritual contentment. - Trust in the Lord with all your heart And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6
Tue, Jun 12, 2018
Jennifer's Mom—We lift her up for encouragement to keep going and for her to feel her best in her body and soul. - And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. (Eph 3:17-19).
Linelle—We beseech God to save the souls of her unsaved family and friends, for her to be granted financial relief, and for a closer walk with God. - III John 1:2 says: “Beloved I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”
Chris and those needing a clear path forward—We supplicate God to grant good judgment, clear insight, and detailed steps to move ahead. - "Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart." (NIV 1984) Psalm 37:3-4
Those plagued with doubt—We pray for peace, God's assurance and patience. - Remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall. I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me. Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness. I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore, I will wait for Him.” The Lord is good to those whose hope is in Him, to the one who seeks Him; it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord. (Lamentations 3:19-26)
Those having problems with allergies, asthma, and other respiratory ailments—We call upon God for breathing relief and for conditions to be healed by the divine power of Jesus. - (Matthew 8:13 NKJV) Then Jesus said to the centurion, "Go your way; and as you have believed, so let it be done for you." And his servant was healed that same hour.
Young People struggling with their identity—We pray for the light of God to saturate their hearts, for the truth of His word to become clear, and for His presence to restrain and protect them. We also pray godly wisdom for parents on how to handle gender identity issues. - Jude 1:2 May mercy, peace, and love be multiplied to you.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to protect you as you go about your day, for you to be content, and for God's presence to be evident in all you do. - Phil 4:12-13 I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
K. Humphrey—She is undergoing major surgery. We cry out to God to order the intellect and the hands of the medical team, for a successful surgery and for swift and complete healing. - Jeremiah 30:17 For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord.
Sierra—We pray God shows her how to settle down, how to follow His guidance and how to embrace her parenting responsibilities. - Colossians 1:11-14 “May you be made strong with all the strength that comes from his glorious power, and may you be prepared to endure everything with patience, while joyfully giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the light. He has rescued us from the power of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son, in whom we have redemption.
Don—We pray for salvation, a renewed spirit, a reclaimed mind and for him to live a fruit-bearing life for Christ. - 2 Corinthians 4:6, "For God, who said, ‘Let light shine out of darkness,’ made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ." (NIV)
Those experiencing relationship challenges on their job—We pray God grants the self-control, patience and faith to stand firm. We ask that lies be destroyed, and that the truth be revealed. We also ask the Lord to grant the strength to get through each day with joy. - Isa 43:1-3 But now, thus says the LORD, your Creator, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel, "Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are Mine! "When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be scorched, Nor will the flame burn you. "For I am the LORD your God, The Holy One of Israel, your Savior.
Young men and women who are living carelessly—We pray for a spiritual awakening and for God to convict their hearts, renew their minds, and get their lifestyle and their decisions in line with His Word. - Isaiah 11:2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD.
Family Generational Curses—We beseech God to set family members free from the shackles of the enemy and for them to become productive for Jesus. We ask God to totally transform lives inside and out. - 2 Corinthians 10:4, "For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds." - John 8:32 "continue in my word... and ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free."
All those on the call this morning—We pray God instructs you as needed, guides you as required, and fills your day with His grace. We pray for you to be sensitive to God's voice and for you to have power to withstand the fiery darts the enemy throws your way today. - 1 Corin 1:25 For the foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength.
Sun, Jun 10, 2018
Jimmy—We call upon God to help his mended relationship with his sister continue to grow. We pray he is receptive to hearing the Gospel and for him to accept Jesus as his Lord and Savior. - “Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name” (Psalm 86:11)
Sara—We ask God to lead her in making the right decision in a business venture she has given to Him for guidance. - James 1:5 But if anyone is deficient in wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without reprimand, and it will be given to him.
Sheila—We pray for travelling grace to and from her destination. - Deut 1:30-31 The Lord your God who goes before you will himself fight for you, just as he did for you in Egypt before your eyes, and in the wilderness, where you have seen how the Lord your God carried you, as a man carries his son, all the way that you went until you came to this place.’
True Vine 4:00pm women's program—We beseech God to fill the speaker with a fresh anointing, for the message to be powerful and for those in attendance to be inspired. - 2 Peter 1:21 ESV For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.
Those with unsettled spirits—We urge God to grant peace, assurance of his presence and patience. - Remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall. I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me. Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness. I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore, I will wait for Him.” The Lord is good to those whose hope is in Him, to the one who seeks Him; it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord. (Lamentations 3:19-26)
Those delivering the Word today—We pray for their Words and thoughts to be taken over by the Holy Spirit, for a bold, powerful Word to go forth, and for God's Word to accomplish its purpose. - Isa 55:11 So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
Everyone on the call this morning—We petition God to order your steps, to go before you to prepare the way, and to give you insight on all difficult situations you encounter today. - Eph 3:20 God is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us.
Sat, Jun 9, 2018
The Family of Robert Sweet—We call upon the Lord for grace and mercy as the family make funeral arrangements. We ask God to give them the strength to endure their heartache. - Psalm 31:9 Be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am in distress; My eye is wasted away from grief, my soul and my body also.
Jean C—We pray for her to stay strong in her faith in Jesus Christ our Lord and for her to quickly return to good health. - Psalm 30:2 “Lord my God, I called to you for help, and you healed me.”
B.P.—We ask God to bless her job search efforts abundantly. We pray for it to be productive and for a job to be granted that matches her skills and her career goals. We also pray for her salary to be equal to or greater than her current pay. - Psalm 107:1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever.
Bob T—We beseech God to miraculously work out his health situation and make him whole. - - Psalm 139:13-14 “You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb. Thank You for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous — how well I know it.”
Those held captive by mental illness—We pray for them to take their medicine as prescribed. And, we ask God to give peace, assurance and rest to their caregivers. - But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you. — Romans 8:11
Preachers preparing their sermon today—We call upon God to make their research and preparation easy and the message powerful and fresh. - Jeremiah 1:9 Then the Lord put out his hand and touched my mouth. And the Lord said to me, “Behold, I have put my words in your mouth.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God gives you a day of rest and peace, that you do not feel rushed as you go about your daily tasks and errands, for you to accomplish all you set out to do today and for God to keep you in His protective care. - Numbers 6:25-26 The Lord make His face shine on you and be gracious to you; The Lord lift up His countenance on you and give you peace.’
Fri, Jun 8, 2018
Davierre, 23 years old—He has been having some behavioral issues for quite some time now. He had an episode yesterday and has been Baker-Acted to a mental facility. We cry out to God to regulate his mind, to balance the chemistry in his body and to make him whole again. We also pray for the Lord to strengthen his family and give them the wisdom to support him in the right way. - Isaiah 30:15b, In quietness and trust is your strength.
Ken K—We ask God to normalize his body and keep diabetes under control. We also pray Ken remains compliant to his doctor's instructions and for him to be encouraged. - (Jeremiah 17:14 NKJV) Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; Save me, and I shall be saved, For You are my praise.
D.T.—We implore God to saturate her with the wisdom and patience to deal with her manager and her peers. We ask for divine favor to get things resolved. We also pray for God to send more God-fearing workers into positions of leadership. - Psalm 90:17 May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us - yes, establish the work of our hands.
JoAnne—We urge God to help her grow spiritually, to help her forge positive relationships, to show her how to depend on the Lord for strength, and how to live a joy-filled life. - Joel 2:23 Be glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains because he is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
Those with constant physical discomfort—For all those with illnesses that cause discomfort, aches, pains, headaches, depression or a general state of not feeling well, we call upon God to provide relief and deliverance. - Psalm 34:10 Those who seek the Lord shall not lack any good thing.
Our Offspring—We pray God helps the upcoming generation to conduct their affairs in a God-fearing manner. We pray for them to exhibit strong, moral fiber, for their decisions to be wise and for them to carry on the legacy of honesty and hard work. - I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation . . . . I can do everything through him who gives me strength. (Philippians 4: 12-13)
Everyone on the call this morning—We make an earnest appeal to God to guide you as you go through the day, to lead you as you make decisions and that your day be filled with contentment. - Proverbs 2:6, 9 For the LORD gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding… Then you will understand what is right and just and fair—every good path.
Thu, Jun 7, 2018
Virginia C's Sister—We lift her for complete healing. - 3 John 1:2 I prosper and am in health even as my soul prospers.
Becky R—We continue to keep her lifted for a perfect and speedy recovery. We also ask God to grant her courage and increase her strength. - (Jeremiah 17:14 NKJV) Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; Save me, and I shall be saved, For You are my praise.
Myrtis—We call upon the Lord to keep her strong and uplifted as she stands in the gap for her daughter's health to improve. - Psalm 107:19–20 (NLT) “Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and He saved them from their distress. He sent out His word and healed them, snatching them from the door of death.
Derrick—He is having a root canal. We ask the Lord to watch over him, to divinely guide the procedure and make him whole again. - The LORD gives his people strength. The LORD blesses them with peace. Psalm 29:11 (NLT)
Cancer Survivors—We ask God to uphold their good health with His power. For those in remission, we pray their health is sustained and for them to be stronger than the past. For those who are recovering, we ask God to give them a new body that is disease free. For those whose tests show the disease is out of remission, we pray their condition improves and then repairs itself completely. - Psalm 41:2-3 “The Lord protects and preserves them—they are counted among the blessed in the land—he does not give them over to the desire of their foes. The Lord sustains them on their sickbed and restores them from their bed of illness.”
Those actively looking for a job—We ask God to open doors with employers, to orchestrate a path for connections with those who are hiring, and to give jobs with benefits and good pay. - Jeremiah 29:11 - ‘For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.'
Everyone on the call—We pray you carry out today's assignment to which you have been called with the resources God provides. We also pray for God's loving-kindness to surround you and for your needs for the day to be supplied in a greater measure. - I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. Ephesians 3:16-17a
Wed, Jun 6, 2018
Ricky—He is going to court today at 2:30 PM to get his mother out of the court system. We lift him up for God's favor and for a final resolution to the situation. We pray for the Lord's mercy and favor. - Isaiah 54:17 – “But in that coming day, no weapon turned against you shall succeed, and you will have justice against every courtroom lie. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord. This is the blessing I have given you, says the Lord.” (TLB)
Young adults who have lost their way—We pray for God to surround them with good people who are moving in the right direction, give them a renewed mind and usher them into a productive purpose for living. - Psalm 22:27-28 From the four corners of the earth people are coming to their senses, are running back to God. Long-lost families are falling on their faces before him. God has taken charge; from now on he has the last word.
Recent Christian Converts—We pray the Lord protects them from the evil one and for them to stay the course. - “Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name” (Psalm 86:11)
Those who are concerned about the outcome of their health issues—We ask God to show you how to give your concern to Him, for Him to give you peace of mind, a joy-filled spirit, and total healing. - Psalm 4:8 - In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, O LORD, will keep me safe.
Generational Curses—We call upon God to destroy generational curses of immorality, manipulation, laziness, and bad habits. We ask Him to soften stony hearts and renew souls. - 2 Corin 5:17 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.
Loved ones addicted to drugs and alcohol—We urge God to express His love in ways for it to be recognized and received, for Him to remove the desire for drugs, put people on the path to permanent recovery, and replace old influential friends with new God-fearing people. - Psalm 107:20 He sent His Word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions. - Ecc 4:9-12 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work: If one falls down, his friend can help him up. But pity the man who falls and has no one to help him up! Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. But how can one keep warm alone? Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God for strength sufficient for the day, for all necessary tasks to be completed, and for safety. - "The LORD gives his people strength. The LORD blesses them with peace." Psalm 29:11 (NLT)
Tue, Jun 5, 2018
Lucretia—She and her family are traveling today. We lift them before the Lord for a safe journey. - Proverbs 3:23-24 You'll travel safely, you'll neither tire nor trip. You'll take afternoon naps without a worry, you'll enjoy a good night's sleep.
L.W., Newborn—He was born this past weekend and is in critical condition. A miracle baby, he's currently on a ventilator and ECMO for sepsis infection, lung and brain issues. We pray for the Lord to breath His healing Spirit all over his body and make him well. - Psalm 107:19–20 (NLT) “Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and He saved them from their distress. He sent out His word and healed them, snatching them from the door of death.
Bobby—He has a urinary tract infection. We ask God to heal him and keep him healthy. - “The LORD himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Deuteronomy 31:8
Krystal—She is working two jobs. We ask God to strengthen her and keep her energy high. - Isaiah 30:15b, In quietness and trust is your strength.
Angie—We cry out to God to heal her grieving spirit and usher her to a place of peace. We ask Him to give her purpose and a renewed passion for life. - "The LORD gives his people strength. The LORD blesses them with peace." Psalm 29:11 (NLT)
Erica F—We ask God to strengthen her as she carries out her prison sentence and minister to her at her point of need. We ask Him to prepare her to do a great work for Him. - Psalm 138:3, "In the day when I cried out, You answered me, and made me bold with strength in my soul." (NKJV)
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to surround you with His presence and protection and to give you a spirit of hope, confidence and peace. - Psalm 121:7-8 The LORD will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life. The LORD will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and even forevermore.
Mon, Jun 4, 2018
JaMon P—We lift him for a closer walk with Christ and for him to walk in the calling God has on His life. - 2 Corinthians 4:6, "For God ...made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ." (NIV)
Darrius M—He was in a car accident. He came through surgery successfully and is still hospitalized. We call upon God to heal his body and renew his spirit. - (Proverbs 3:7-8 NKJV) Do not be wise in your own eyes; Fear the LORD and depart from evil. It will be health to your flesh, And strength to your bones.
Becky R—We pray for a perfect and speedy recovery. We also ask God to grant her courage and increase her strength. - (Jeremiah 17:14 NKJV) Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; Save me, and I shall be saved, For You are my praise.
Tasha D—We cry out to God to heal her heart and draw her to Him. - Ezekiel 36:26 I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.
Cynthia C—We lift her for spiritual growth, for her purpose to be revealed and for her to walk in it. - Psalm 138:8a: "The LORD will fulfill his purpose for me; your steadfast love, O LORD, endures forever." (ESV)
Lora R and those travelling today—We ask God for safe travels and for all to be well upon arrival at their destinations. - “You go before me and follow me. You place your hand of blessing on my head.” Psalm 139:5 (NLT)
All those having surgery today and this week—We pray God's wisdom guides the doctors and for recovery to be quick and smooth. - James 5:15 And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.
Our Incarcerated family members—We pray for God to pour his spirit upon their hearts and to pour His blessings upon their loved ones. - Hebrews 10:35-36 So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God gives you the self-control to stand still regarding those things over which you have no control and for His Holy Spirit to intercede on your behalf if things appear overwhelming. We also ask God to give you a spirit of calmness and peace throughout the day. - 2 Chronicles 20:15 Thus saith the Lord unto you, be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God's.
Sun, Jun 3, 2018
V.W.—He has been diagnosed with cancer. We pray God heals his body 100%. - (Proverbs 4:20-22 NKJV) My son, give attention to my words; Incline your ear to my sayings. Do not let them depart from your eyes; Keep them in the midst of your heart; For they are life to those who find them, And health to all their flesh.
Sabrina—We pray for God to cover her with His loving-kindness, grant her a settled spirit and give her a peaceful demeanor. - For the grace of God... teaches us to say ‘No’ to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age. (Titus 2:11-13)
Those in the midst of spiritual warfare—We pray for God to guard them from the enemy and for rest and peace from the continuous attacks. - Psalms 40:2 - He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, [and] established my goings.
All those going through a difficult time—We pray God gives you courage to keep moving forward, endurance to stay in the race and for Him to make His presence known and encourage you during this time of difficulty. - Isaiah 43: 1-2 “But now, O Jacob, listen to the Lord who created you. O Israel, the one who formed you says, “Do not be afraid, for I have ransomed you. I have called you by name; you are mine. When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you.
Those with children or grandchildren who are chronically disobedient—We pray God breathes the spirit of obedience into them. We ask Him to enlighten their understanding and guide them to a life of self-awareness and self-control. - 2 Corin. 10:5 We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ. (NIV)
Those preaching today—We ask for a powerful Word to go forth, for it to be received with gladness, and for it to be joyfully applied. - Psalm 119:11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray the Lord goes before you and leads you down the path he laid out for you. We also pray you have a day filled with peace, spiritual rest and high energy.
Sat, Jun 2, 2018
Louis of Atlanta—He will funeralize his wife today. We lift him for strength and God's deepest compassion. We also pray for the family to be comforted. - Psalm 34:18 The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. (NLT)
N.M. and spouses who are overbearing—We ask God to temper their demeanor, help them exercise self-control, and give them a heart of compassion. - Ephesians 5:21 - Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God.
Those starting over again—We make an earnest appeal to God to help them settle into their new normal. We beseech Him to keep them strong, free from distress, sickness and doubt, and for them to continue to increase in the knowledge of God's Word. - Psalm 91:1-3 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty.
Those needing a financial makeover—We call upon God for financial deliverance, for discipline in spending, and for a long-term plan to live debt free. - Zechariah 4:6 - 'Not by might, nor by power, but by my spirit, saith the Lord of hosts.'
Those struggling with illness and chronic pain—We make an earnest appeal to God for pain to be relieved, for bodies to be at rest, and for divine healing. - Luke 8:48 Jesus said, "Daughter, you took a risk trusting me, and now you're healed and whole. Live well, live blessed!"
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God grants you insight to circumstances you do not understand and that He makes every decision you have to make CLEAR, so you will know exactly what to do. - James 1:5 If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
Fri, Jun 1, 2018
Anne—We pray for total healing from her respiratory problems. - Psalm 118:17 I shall not die but live and shall declare the works and recount the illustrious acts of the Lord.
Sam and those who are unsaved—We pray for a personal encounter with Jesus, for hearts to be refreshed and for minds to be renewed. - III John 1:2 “Beloved I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”
Those in need of a breakthrough in their health—We call upon God for total healing, for spiritual insight and for divine favor in every area of their lives. - Job 10:12 ‘You have granted me life and lovingkindness; And Your care has preserved my spirit.'
Those battling mental illness—We pray God heals minds and freely gives clarity of thought with renewed reasoning ability. - Deut 30:19-20 I call heaven and earth to witness this day against you that I have set before you life and death, the blessings and the curses; therefore choose life, that you and your descendants may live and may love the Lord your God, obey His voice, and cling to Him. For He is your life and the length of your days, that you may dwell in the land which the Lord swore to give to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Families that are being torn apart by the enemy—We pray God restores husband/ wife/ child relationships and brings the family back together in unity and harmony. - Philippians 2:2 Make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose.
Our Family Members who are Aging—We pray God helps them finish their race strong. We ask Him to increase their physical strength and mental sharpness daily. Job 8:7 (NKJV) Though your beginning was small, yet your latter end would increase abundantly.
The generations behind us—We pray the upcoming generation will show themselves as God-fearing offspring, for them to display a strong, moral fiber, for their decisions to be directed by God, and for them to carry on the legacy of honesty and hard work. - I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation . . .. I can do everything through him who gives me strength. (Philippians 4: 12-13)
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to guard your spirit, your heart and your mind, and to keep you in your protective care. - Genesis 8:1 But God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth, and the waters receded.
Thu, May 31, 2018
Stephanie—We lift her up for safety, for God's covering and for protection from the evil one. We also ask God to cover her with spiritual wisdom in making day to day decisions. - John 17:15, "My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one." (NIV)
Vincent and Sabrina—We pray their strength in the Lord and for them to remain steadfast in faith and persistent in prayer. - Psalm 85:6 Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?
Darlene—We lift her before the Lord for safety as she travels and for provisions to be plentiful. - Psalm 119:114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. (NIV)
Joseph—We lift him up for all his needs to be met, for him to be protected from the snares of the enemy and for him to remain faithful to the work of the Lord. - Psalm 62:2 "Yes, he alone is my Rock, my rescuer, defense and fortress. Why then should I be tense with fear when troubles come?"
The family of Cynthia Hill—We beseech God to comfort the family and keep them strong as they funeralize her today. - Romans 14:8 For if we live, we live to the Lord, and if we die, we die to the Lord. So then, whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord’s.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray for God to give you a spirit of contentment, to sustain your health, and to reassure you that He will give you everything He promised you as you trust Him. - Isaiah 41:10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Wed, May 30, 2018
Curt—We pray he grows closer to God, commits all His ways to God's commandments and finds a job that suits his personality and his skills. - 2 Chronicles 26:5 - And he sought God in the days of Zechariah, who had understanding in the visions of God: and as long as he sought the LORD, God made him to prosper.
Those whose faith is crushed—We pray God gives you a burst of spiritual energy and renewed faith that all will work out for your good. - 2 Corin 4:8-9 we are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.
Those who have concerns and cannot get their mind settled—We pray God's peace overtakes you and your spirit settles down. - “I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety.” —Psalm 4:8
Prince Ministries—We pray God strengthens us for the work that lies ahead and for us to stand strong in faith and firm in the day-to-day testing that comes. - “Be strong and courageous and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of the temple of the Lord is finished.” —1 Chronicles 28:20
Those whose lives are consumed by drug addiction—We ask God to quicken your spirit, to remove the taste of drugs from your system, for you to be made spiritually and physically whole, and for God to grant you spiritual wisdom and revelation knowledge on how to remain clean. - Nahum 1:9 (KJV) What do ye imagine against the Lord? He will make an utter end: affliction shall not rise up the second time.
Expectant mothers—We petition God to guard the life within them, to make their days of waiting pleasant, and to give them healthy, spirit-filled children. - 1 Peter 1:6 Be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead!
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray for you to be kept by God's power, for Him to show you the path forward today, and for you to fully depend on Him as you navigate your day. - III John 1:2 says: “Beloved I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”
Tue, May 29, 2018
Mattie P—She is scheduled for her first round of chemo. We pray for her body to be energized, for the chemo to be successful, for no side effects, and for total healing. - Psalm 71:5 For you have been my hope, O Sovereign LORD, my confidence since my youth.
Lisa—She needs a heart and liver transplant. We call upon the Lord to restore her health and make her whole again. - James 5:15 And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.
Terrill and Josh—We pray they finish the week strong. And, we ask the Lord to grant Terrill SAT/ACT scores high enough for him to take dual enrollment classes. - Luke 1:28 (IRV) "The Lord has given you special favor. He is with you."
B. P.—Her position was eliminated. We pray for her to find the right job that uses her skills, her experience and a job that aligns with her career goals. - Romans 8:31 What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
Marie P—We pray she is directed on what she needs to do about the decision she is faced with; that hurts will be healed and for God to soothe her embarrassment, disappointment and pain. - Psalms 40:2 - He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, [and] established my goings.
Those on jobs with a hostile environment—We pray God breathes his peace all over the building and in all the people, so they will treat you and each other with respect and dignity. - Psalm 119:50 My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life.
Siblings with disagreements—We pray they learn to rationally talk things out, resolve any disagreements, and for God to mend hurt feelings and reconcile any broken relationships. - Philippians 2:2 Make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit, intent on one purpose.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray you have a day of peace and rest. We ask God for provisions for all your needs, security for your loved ones, and for God to keep you steady and strong. - John 14:27 Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.
Mon, May 28, 2018
A.E.—We lift her family to the Lord for protection against all hate, harm, and danger. - Hebrews 10:35-36 So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.
Priscilla—She had an allergic reaction to medicine. We pray for her body to be regulated and for the complete restoral of her health. - (Proverbs 3:7-8 NKJV) Do not be wise in your own eyes; Fear the LORD and depart from evil. It will be health to your flesh, And strength to your bones.
Joyce of Jacksonville, FL—She has scleroderma, a condition that causes hardening of the skin and eventually the organs as well. She had a procedure. We pray for a healing miracle and for her health to be fully restored. - Romans 8:11 If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you.
Carol W—We pray that her medical procedure goes well, that her heart functions normally and that her strength returns. - Exodus 23:25 You shall serve the Lord your God; He shall bless your bread and water, and I will take sickness from your midst.
Those waiting for the results from job interviews—We pray that job offers are made, for salaries offered to exceed expectations, and for jobs to turn into careers that fit personalities, skills and work schedule requirements. - Ephesians 1:11 Furthermore, because we are united with Christ, we have received an inheritance from God, for he chose us in advance, and he makes everything work out according to his plan.
All those looking for jobs—We pray the Lord create jobs for those who are actively searching for work. We ask God to grant them favor in employment. - Psalm 119:114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word.
Single young men among us—We beseech God to send them godly wives and for them to be just men of God and represent Him in their daily dealings. - 1 Peter 2:15-16 For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish people. Live as free people, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as God’s slaves.
Family Gatherings—We pray travelling grace for all those traveling to and from family gatherings today. We also pray for a time of fun, fellowship and unity. - "Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others." Philippians 2:3-4 (ESV)
2018 Graduates—We are praying for much success, thanking God for their accomplishments, and asking Him to favor them with jobs. - John 14:16-17 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever, even the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him, for he dwells with you and will be in you.
Everyone on the call this morning—We urge God to keep you in His sight, to uphold you with His righteous right hand, and to strengthen you to finish the day strong. - Psalm 42:8 By day the Lord directs his love, at night his song is with me— a prayer to the God of my life.
Sun, May 27, 2018
Ronda and Austin—We plead with God to endow them with parenting insight. We ask for the reality of God's Word to come alive in the hearts of their two boys and we pray for God to give the boys the wisdom to withstand the enemy's attacks. - All my children shall be taught by the Lord, and great shall be the peace of my children. In righteousness they shall be established; they shall be far from oppression, for they shall not fear; and from terror, for it shall not come near them. (Isaiah 54:13-14)
Anthony, a young adult—We pray for God to quicken his spirit, reset his moral compass toward God, and give him the desire and the strength to resist the ways of the world. We also pray for God to guide him in his day to day choices. - Romans 8:24-26 “In hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what is seen? But if we hope for what we do not see, we wait for it with patience. Likewise, the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words.”
Pastors and Ministry leaders—We cry out to God for their spiritual protection from the world, the flesh and the devil. - 1 Sa 2:10 The adversaries of the LORD shall be broken to pieces; out of heaven shall he thunder upon them: the LORD shall judge the ends of the earth; and he shall give strength unto his king and exalt the horn of his anointed.
Daughters of Deborah International Ministry—We beseech God to make ministry paths clear and to provide the vision, the means and the resources to for ministry assignments to be carried out. - (Colossians 4:2-4) Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving; praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned; that I may make it clear in the way I ought to speak.
Those having relationship challenges with their blended family—We pray peace between children and parents prevail and for a home atmosphere of love and respect. - Matthew 11:28 Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
All those who have loss a valued relationship, loss their zest for life, or loss material possessions—We pray as you follow God, that He will restore unto you everything you have lost over the years, that He restores everything that was destroyed and that He gives back to you everything that was taken from you. - Joel 2:25-26 I will restore to you the years that the swarming locust has eaten, the hopper, the destroyer, and the cutter, my great army, which I sent among you. “You shall eat in plenty and be satisfied, and praise the name of the Lord your God, who has dealt wondrously with you. And my people shall never again be put to shame.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to keep your mind protected from doubt, your spirit from unrest and your body safe from hurt, harm and danger. - Psalm 119:114-115 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. Away from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commands of my God!
Sat, May 26, 2018
Sheila and Glenda—We ask God to continue to protect them as they travel this weekend. - Psalms 91:11 He ordered his angels to guard you wherever you go.
Portia—A good report from the doctor, financial recovery and resolution to health concerns without invasive procedures. - John 10:10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life and have it to the full.
Krystal—We lift her for protection on her job and for God to bless her work. - Ecclesiastes 3:14 - I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be forever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God doeth [it], that [men] should fear before him.
Derrick—We pray for him to have more belief in God than in himself and for his dedication to the police force to be rewarded. - Psalm 62:2 "Yes, he alone is my Rock, my rescuer, defense and fortress. Why then should I be tense with fear when troubles come?"
Samantha—We ask God to help her find her place in His program and for Him to reveal to her the destiny he has for her in every area of her life. - Isaiah 25:1 [ Praise to the Lord] Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago.
Single Women desiring a Husband—We pray they be blessed with a godly husband, one who will lead His family in the will and ways of God, and one who will provide encouragement, support and godly companionship. - Psalm 85:12 Yea, the LORD shall give that which is good; and our land shall yield her increase.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God will pave the way for a day filled with joy and peace, for God's presence to be seen, and for a day filled with good deeds. - Philippians 4:19 (NLT) 19 And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.
Fri, May 25, 2018
Brittany—We lift her up for more energy and for total healing of her body. - 3 John 1:2 I prosper and am in health even as my soul prospers.
Kai and Lucy, 3 years old—We entrust them to God for obedience to God and those in authority, for the call on their lives to be manifested, and for them to be good witnesses for the Lord early in life. - Ephesians 2:10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.
Sister M—We ask God to keep His hands upon her, to give her the strength and resources needed to take care of her grandchildren, and to keep her encouraged. - "Keep your eyes on Jesus, who both began and finished this race we're in. Study how he did it. Because he never lost sight of where he was headed - he could put up with anything along the way: cross, shame, whatever. And now he's there, in the place of honor, right alongside God." (Hebrews 12:2 MSG)
Those diagnosed with a terminal illness—We pray God strengthens their faith based on His Word, for any distractions to be removed from their midst, and for their bodies to be healed. We also pray strength, hope and unity for their families. - (Proverbs 4:20-22 NKJV) My son, give attention to my words; Incline your ear to my sayings. Do not let them depart from your eyes; Keep them in the midst of your heart; For they are life to those who find them, And health to all their flesh.
Those waiting for medical test results—We pray for a good report from the doctor, and resolution to health concerns without surgery. (Jeremiah 30:17 NKJV) For I will restore health to you and heal you of your wounds,' says the LORD. - Psalm 35: 27 says: “Let them shout for joy, and be glad, that favor my righteous cause: yea, let them say continually, Let the Lord be magnified, which hath pleasure in the prosperity of his servant.”
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray you go about your day with patience and persevere in expectation for God to supply all you need in excess. - Philippians 4:19 (NLT) 19 And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.
Thu, May 24, 2018
Barbara—She will be attending the FAMU national convention today through Sunday. She will be honored at the Distinguished Alumni Gala Friday night. We pray that all will be well at home, for her mother to be looked after in superior fashion and for an enjoyable time to be had by everyone. - Isaiah 25:1 [ Praise to the Lord] Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago.
C & G H—We pray with them for God to restore the finances the locus has stolen from them over the years. We beseech God to give G a financial promotion at his current company as well as success in a company he started with two other Christian men. We ask God to release the work and jobs G bid on and won. We also call upon God to bring clients to C’s business and to renew her mind, so she can rest in His promises and live each day in peace and with blessed assurance that God is working things out. - Hebrews 10:35-36 So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.
Lionel, child—He had a severe headache with vomiting yesterday at school. He had to be taken to the doctor and will undergo a brain scan. We are praying for favorable scan results and for complete healing. - Isaiah 59:19 … When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the LORD shall lift up a standard against him.
Shenise —We are praying with her for direction on how she should proceed with the fertility treatment process. - Isaiah 30:21, "Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, ‘This is the way; walk in it.’" (NIV)
Najma—She is undergoing back surgery today. We cry out to God to order the intellect and the hands of the medical team, for a successful surgery, for effective rehab, and for swift and complete healing. - Jeremiah 30:17 For I will restore health to you, and your wounds I will heal, declares the Lord.
Lisa—We pray God holds her steady as she travels to and return from Moultrie, Georgia to visit her ailing brother. We pray she finds everything well and is blessed with a memory-making visit. - Psalm 139:9-10 If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there your hand will guide me; your right hand will hold me fast.
Those travelling today and this holiday weekend—We ask God to continue to protect all travelers while they go to and fro. - Psalms 91:11 He ordered his angels to guard you wherever you go.
Everyone on the call—We pray you reap a spiritual harvest in love, joy, peace and patience and for God to keep His hand upon you. We also pray for all your needs to be supplied in abundance. - 1 Thess 2:13 ESV And we also thank God constantly for this, that when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not as the word of men but as what it really is, the word of God, which is at work in you believers.
Wed, May 23, 2018
Don J—We pray for him to be saturated with the spirit of the true and living God, for clarity in decision making and for Him to step into the calling God has on his life. - Hebrews 4:12 ESV For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
Sammie—We pray God gives him the wisdom to stay on the right path, the courage to follow God where He leads him, and security from the negative forces that are working against him. - 2 Thess. 3:3 ESV But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.
Those having surgery and medical procedures today—We call upon God to guide the minds and the hands of the medical team, for favorable results, for bodies to be restored to good health and for peace of mind. - James 5:13-15 Are you hurting? Pray. Do you feel great? Sing. Are you sick? Call the church leaders together to pray and anoint you with oil in the name of the Master. Believing-prayer will heal you, and Jesus will put you on your feet. And if you’ve sinned, you’ll be forgiven—healed inside and out.
Those needing to be released from strongholds—We pray for self-control, for God's restraining power, and for the holy Spirit to regulate their thoughts and actions. - Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name” (Psalm 86:11)
Those who have low energy—We continue to pray for you to feel better, for you to get the proper nourishment, for your energy to be renewed, and for your body to be healed 100%. - (Psalms 6:2 NKJV) Have mercy on me, O LORD, for I am weak; O LORD, heal me, for my bones are troubled.
College Students who have lost their way—We make an earnest appeal to God to guide them back to His safety and enlighten their hearts and their minds. - Isaiah 44:3 For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground: I will pour my spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask the Lord for renewed strength to get through the day, a keener focus on His lovingkindness and for God's mercy to rule your day. - Isaiah 40:30-31 Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Tue, May 22, 2018
Deacon D—We lift him before the Lord for renewed strength and for divine healing. - 3 John 1:2 I prosper and am in health even as my soul prospers.
Sherman E—He is under hospice care. We pray for his comfort and for God to be with and strengthen his family as God does His perfect work in Sherman's life. - Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.
Curtis—We pray he gets a job that utilizes his skills and for God to bring him to a quiet and content place. - Philippians 4:4-7 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Court Cases—We pray for darkness to be revealed and for the truth to prevail. We are praying for those caught up in the justice system because of lies to be exposed and set free. - O God, take up my cause! Defend me against these ungodly people. Rescue me from these unjust liars (Psalm 43:1 NLT).
All those who have recently had a door close in your face—We pray you patiently stand still and give your time to prayer, with confidence that God will open new and better doors for you that no man can shut. - Revelation 3:8 I know your deeds. See, I have placed before you an open door that no one can shut. I know that you have little strength, yet you have kept my word and have not denied my name.
Those struggling in their relationship—We pray God restores your relationship to a new and fresh state, for you to communicate openly, and for love to rule your interactions with one another. - Joel 2:25-26 I will restore to you the years that the swarming locust has eaten, the hopper, the destroyer, and the cutter, my great army, which I sent among you. “You shall eat in plenty and be satisfied, and praise the name of the Lord your God, who has dealt wondrously with you. And my people shall never again be put to shame.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God continues to keep you in His protective care, that He open doors for you to walk through, and that you are able to see God's hand in everything that you encounter in this day. - 2 Pet 1:3 His divine power has given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him.
Mon, May 21, 2018
Metre—We pray for traveling mercies to Providence, Rhode Island and back. We ask that God protect her from danger seen and unseen and that she can be a witness for God to whomever she meets. - "The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him." Nahum 1:7
Karin and DACA Dreamers—We continue to intercede for the dreamers and for the decision a judge recently made in their favor to remain intact. We ask God to put His hand there so the ones that are already registered under DACA can live in peace here. - Psalm 118:5-6 When hard pressed, I cried to the Lord; he brought me into a spacious place. The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?
Karin's Brother—He is in the process of renewing his DACA permit. We continue to ask God to put his hand on that process for everything to go well and for him to get his new permit with no delays. We keep him lifted until the process is successfully completed. - Psalm 3:3-5 But you, Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high. I call out to the Lord, and he answers me from his holy mountain. I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the Lord sustains me.
Karin's friend—He and his family have been in a difficult financial situation. His mom has health issues and her medication is expensive. He is trying to start a business and he needs a car. We continue to cry out to God to put his hand on him so he finds a solution for his financial situation to help his parents and give them the life they deserve. We pray everything he's trying to do goes well and he gets the financial stability and success he needs. - Isaiah 46:4 Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you.
Those having medical tests today and this week—We are praying and trusting God for the testing to go as planned, for favorable results, and for a clean bill of health. - Job 10:12 You have granted me life and lovingkindness; And Your care has preserved my spirit.
All those on the call this morning—We ask God to walk with you, to lead you into a day that is productive, and to give you an extra dose of strength. - Psalm 37:3-4 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Sun, May 20, 2018
Vera—We lift her before the Lord for a spiritual renewal in Christ. - Psalm 85:6 Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?
Sara W of Florida—We call upon God for divine healing from various health conditions. We pray her faith in Christ will sustain her as she leans on Him for peace and comfort. - Psalm 103:1-4 Bless the LORD, O my soul; And all that is within me, bless His holy name! Bless the LORD, O my soul, And forget not all His benefits: Who forgives all your iniquities, Who heals all your diseases, Who redeems your life from destruction, Who crowns you with lovingkindness and tender mercies.
Sylvia—We pray for her condition to be properly diagnosed, for the correct treatment to be prescribed and for complete healing. - (Isaiah 58:8 NKJV) Then your light shall break forth like the morning, Your healing shall spring forth speedily, And your righteousness shall go before you; The glory of the LORD shall be your rear guard.
The family of Bro. Melvin Quick—We beseech God to comfort the family and keep them on one accord as they make funeral arrangements. - Romans 14:8 For if we live, we live to the Lord, and if we die, we die to the Lord. So then, whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord’s.
School Teachers all over the USA—We ask God to give you an extra dose of mental resolve, patience and determination to make it to the end of the school year with a positive attitude. - 1 Peter 4:12-13, "Friends, when life gets really difficult, don’t jump to the conclusion that God isn’t on the job. Instead, be glad that you are in the very thick of what Christ experienced. This is a spiritual refining process, with glory just around the corner." (MSG)
Those preaching and teaching today—We pray for a fresh anointing as the Word goes forth, and for it to fall on ears that are alert and hearts that are receptive. We also pray for the Word to accomplish what God desires, and to achieve what He sent it to achieve. - Ephesians 6:19 Pray also for me, that whenever I speak, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel.
Everyone on the call—We pray you move throughout the day with ease, flowing with the direction God has given you. We also pray for God's loving-kindness to surround you, and for your needs to be supplied in a greater measure. - I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. Ephesians 3:16-17a
Sat, May 19, 2018
Survivors and Families of the Santa Fe, TX high school shooting—We ask God to heal those who are physically and emotionally wounded. We lift those who have lost loved ones for comfort and God's deepest compassion. We ask God to show them a way forward and to supply their needs. - Psalm 139:16 Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them.
Marriages—We stand in agreement with husbands and wives for a strengthened home foundation, to be on one accord in solving family issues, and for a home atmosphere of forgiveness, harmony and love. - Ephesians 4:31 Get rid of your bitterness, hot tempers, anger, loud quarreling, cursing, and hatred. 32 Be kind to each other, sympathetic, forgiving each other as God has forgiven you through Christ.
United States of America—We pray for our national, state and local leaders to have a sense of God, a reverence for His power, and to use His Word as the basis for their decisions. - Hab 2:14....Let the earth be filled with the knowledge of the glory.
Those who suffer from depression—We pray God ushers them out of their dark period into his joy filled light. - Isa 60:1 “Arise, shine for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.”
Those conducting Bible seminars and conferences today—We pray God adequately prepares you to accurately deliver today's Word and for the Word to be fresh, inspiring, and empowering. - Jeremiah 1:9 Then the Lord put out his hand and touched my mouth. And the Lord said to me, “Behold, I have put my words in your mouth.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray God will give you the assurance you need to keep moving forward today, for Him to guide you when you are pondering which way to go, and for Him to make today a spiritually productive day. - Jeremiah 32:27 “I am the Lord, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me?”
Fri, May 18, 2018
P & M—We lift their marriage to the Lord. We ask Him to help them speak kind words to each other, help them to be more considerate toward one another, and grow them in unity. - Psalm 107:20 He sends forth His word and heals them and rescues them from the pit and destruction.
Keith P, 40 years old—He is waiting for a heart transplant. We are asking God to keep him and his family strong and at complete peace. - (Jeremiah 17:14 NKJV) Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; Save me, and I shall be saved, For You are my praise.
Our family members whose choices are not always aligned with God's Word—We ask God to guard their spirits, their minds and everything about them; and to keep them in his protective care. - Genesis 8:1 But God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth, and the waters receded.
Families—We ask God to protect family relationships and the family unit. We pray for connections that are broken to be restored, for bonds that were destroyed to be mended, and for families everywhere to be made whole. - Romans 15:5 May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had.
All those will little physical strength—We ask God to replenish your energy and put you on the road to feeling your best, so you can enjoy all God has in store for you. - Nahum 1:9 (KJV) What do ye imagine against the Lord? He will make an utter end: affliction shall not rise the second time.
Our backslidden loved ones—We pray God restores them to His fellowship and to their church family. - James 4:7-10 So let God work his will in you. Yell a loud no to the Devil and watch him scamper. Say a quiet yes to God and he’ll be there in no time. Quit dabbling in sin. Purify your inner life. Quit playing the field. Hit bottom and cry your eyes out. The fun and games are over. Get serious, really serious. Get down on your knees before the Master; it’s the only way you’ll get on your feet.
Everyone on the call this morning—We ask God to pour a double portion of His spirit upon you, for Him to endow you with boldness to speak up for what is right, and for you to take advantage of witness opportunities He puts in your path. - Isaiah 11:2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD.
Thu, May 17, 2018
Gina G—She is in the hospital with blood clots in her legs and lungs. We cry out to God to give her a quick and complete recovery. - Ezekiel 16:6 “And when I passed by you and saw you struggling in your own blood, I said to you in your blood, ‘Live!’ Yes, I said to you in your blood, ‘Live!’
The Samuel Pratt Family—We call upon God to cover them with his deepest compassion and family unity as they make funeral arrangements.
Sister Barbara B—We ask God to regulate her blood sugar and normalize her body function. - (Psalms 30:2 NKJV) O LORD my God, I cried out to You, And You healed me.
Barbara H—She is having surgery on Friday. We pray for a successful procedure, for a normal recovery and for complete healing. - (Proverbs 3:7-8 NKJV) Do not be wise in your own eyes; Fear the LORD and depart from evil. It will be health to your flesh, And strength to your bones.
Cousin LB—He is diagnosed with Parkinson's. We pray for his body to be revived. We ask God to lead him to ground-breaking treatment and to ways to live a long and productive life. - Isaiah 40:29 He gives power to the faint, and to him who has no might he increases strength.
Dr. O—He has upcoming heart surgery scheduled. We petition God to orchestrate pre-surgery activities, to divinely manage the surgery activities and to grant him a complete and swift recovery. - Psalm 118:17 I shall not die but live and shall declare the works and recount the illustrious acts of the Lord.
Teenagers struggling with their identity—We pray for the light of God to saturate their hearts, for the truth of His word to become clear, and for His presence to restrain and protect them. We also pray wisdom for parents on how to handle gender identity issues. - Lamentations 3:25 The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, To the soul who seeks Him.
Generational Curses—We plead the blood of Jesus over all generational curses in our families. We petition God for all strongholds to be destroyed and for the spirit of God to rest upon those who are being held captive by all manner of vices. - Isaiah 44:3 For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground: I will pour my spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring.
Everyone on the call this morning—We pray for God to order your day and your way; to use you, your energy, and your resources to make an impact in the lives of others like never before, and to supply your needs for the day. - Micah 6:8 He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.