Father, as believers filled with the Holy Spirit, we pray for husbands and wives to love one another out of reverence for Christ.
Pray for young adults, students, and children to embrace the truth of Christ through the witness of peers and teachers who live and love like Jesus.
“Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers.” Father, may we reflect Christ to our neighbor. Amen.
“If anyone obeys his word, love for God is truly made complete in him: whoever claims to live in him must walk as Jesus did.”
“Streams of tears flow from my eyes, for your law is not obeyed.” Father, may zeal for your Word grip us!
Lord, your words are flawless. In troubling times, we cry out to You to silence all the boastful tongues, and we ask that you protect and keep those who are humble and poor in spirit. Amen.
“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock…it did not fall.”
“Fix these words of mine in your hearts and mind; tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads.”
“‘Even now,’ declares the LORD, ‘return to me with all your heart…declare a holy fast, call a sacred assembly. Gather the people…bring together the elders…and minister before the LORD.'”
“Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy.”
Father, we ask for unity among churches that reveals God’s love to the world. Amen.
“For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say ‘No’ to ungodliness and worldly passions, and live self-controlled…lives in this present age.”
Lord, have mercy. The sins of our nation are great, and we cry out to you for a mighty outpouring of conviction of sin by your Spirit. Amen.
Pray that the Church would find a new zeal and commitment to the mission and purpose of Jesus Christ.
“For you are saved by grace through faith, and this is not from yourselves; it is God’s gift – not from works, so that no one can boast.”