Monday, August 10th
"God shapes the world by prayer. The more praying there is in the world the better the world will be,
the mightier the forces against evil."
- E.M. Bounds
Habakkuk 2:14 NIV
For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord as the waters cover the sea.
“Father, I come before you today to lift up your servants that have left their land to go to other nations and share the gospel. I pray for your protection and provision to be upon our missionaries. I’m asking that your favor would open doors that need to be opened while closing those that need to be closed. I trust that you are sending people to support all aspects of the assignment you have given them. Let your presence and peace guide them in all they do.”
Sunday, August 9th
First Responders and
Health Care Personnel
(Police, Firemen, Doctors, and Nurses)
"God never gives us discernment in order that we may criticize, but that we may intercede."
- Oswald Chambers
Psalm 121:7-8 NET
The Lord will protect you from all harm; he will protect your life. The Lord will protect you in
all you do, now and forevermore.
“Father, I believe that you are protecting everyone who serves in our community. I’m asking you to keep them safe from all harm physically, mentally, and spiritually. Wherever they are called, I believe you are going ahead of them to be their shield. God this day, give them wisdom and righteous judgment ”
Saturday, August 8th
"God does nothing except in response to believing prayer."
- John Wesley
Jeremiah 29:7 NET
Work to see that the city where I sent you as exiles enjoys peace and prosperity.
Pray to the Lord for it. For as it prospers you will prosper.
“Father, I come to you today to lift up our local economies. I believe you have the power to breath life into them and cause prosperity beyond anything we’ve ever known. God let your favor rest upon small business owners. Give them innovative ideas that would cause them to grow again. Guide our city leaders in making decisions that would promote economic progress and employment opportunities. God I believe that you are the answer for our future.”
Friday, August 7th
"Prayer is not overcoming God’s reluctance, but laying hold of His willingness."
- Martin Luther
2 Corinthians 1:10 NIV
He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us again. On him we have set
our hope that he will continue to deliver us
“Father, I thank you that you have been faithful to deliver us and I trust that by your power, you are delivering us from COVID 19. Today, I believe for medical breakthroughs and pray against any political agendas that would hinder helping people. God our trust is not in man because our hope is in you”
Thursday, August 6th
U.S. and World Economies
"To get nations back on their feet, we must first get down on our knees."
- Billy Graham
Malachi 3:12 MEV
Then all the nations will call you blessed, for you will be a delightful land, says the Lord of Hosts.
“Father, I pray for health and strength to return to the economies of America and those around the world. I pray for those who are advisors and policymakers, guide them to use righteous judgment, and have your heart for the people they serve. God, you are our source. Therefore, I believe that you meet and supply all of our needs according to your riches in glory.”
Wednesday, August 5th
Race relations in the United States
"To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing."
- Martin Luther King Jr.
2 Chronicles 7:14 NLT
Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land.
“Father, I pray with my church family as citizens of the United States of America. God, today we humble ourselves before you in order to pursue your righteous cause. We turn from the ways of yesterday, so that we may experience your perfect will for today and the future. God, move in our lives so that we can see each other the way you do. You are our healer. We trust that you are healing and restoring hearts in our nation.”
Tuesday, August 4th
LIFE UNITED FAMILY
"Nothing tends more to cement the hearts of Christians than praying together. Never do they love one
another so well as when they witness the outpouring of each other's hearts in prayer."
- Charles Finney
Ephesians 1:17 NIV
I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give
you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.
“Father, I pray for my church family. I ask that with the help of the Holy Spirit, we can know you in a fresh and new way. Let us all pursue you along with your heart so that we may see your will being accomplished in the earth as it is in heaven. I ask that you continually knit our hearts together so that unity will be passed to our future generations.”
Monday, August 3rd
Revival in America
"There has never been a spiritual awakening in any country or locality that did not begin in united prayer."
- A.T. Pierson
Acts 2:17 NIV
In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people.
Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men
will see visions, your old men will dream dreams
“Father thank you for continually pouring out your Spirit in these last days. God I declare that America is
one nation under you so flood this nation with your glory. Our nation needs your presence to awaken us like never before and I ask that today, you would begin with me.”