Day of Prayer!

Tomorrow, March 7, is our monthly day of prayer. We will focus our prayer this month on engagement. I invite you to join me in praying for God to bring his kingdom into the hearts and lives of the people we love.

What are we talking about?

Matthew 6: 9-10 Pray then like this: "Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven...

Matthew 9:37-38 Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest."

What/Who can you pray for?

Pray that God to send out laborers, and for God's kingdom would come, to some of these places:

  • Extended Care Facilities

  • Clean and Sober Houses

  • Transition Apartments

  • Bars

  • Hospitals

  • Schools

  • Recovery Meetings and Centers

  • Homeless Shelters

  • Counseling Centers

  • Families facing crises – financial, marital, health

Pray God would use ministries of our church to reach people:

  • Daily friendship of people in the church

  • Coffee Cart

  • Celebrate Recovery

  • Nursing Home Ministries

  • AWANA

  • Visitors to Sunday Morning services

Pray for these people in your life. Your...

  • Next door neighbors

  • Across the street neighbors

  • Mailman

  • Barista

  • Policeman

  • Gas Attendant

  • School Bus Driver

  • Your Children's Teachers

  • Friend at the gym

  • City Councilmen

  • School Board Members

  • School Administrators

  • Your child's coach

That should give you some ideas.  Don't stop with these. God has put plenty of people into your life to pray for and to bless. Let's get started!

Scott ReavelyComment