Pray, Vote, Stand Prayer Guide | Week two: Prayer for the Church
September 27, 2018
Beginning Sunday, September 23 and ending Saturday, November 10, there will be seven weeks of focused prayer for the Family, Church, Businesses, Education, Entertainment, Media, and Government. Each week, a prayer guide with scriptural references will be provided for those who take the pledge. If you haven't already, please join believers across the country in taking the pledge to 1) Pray 2) Vote and 3) Stand.
Sunday, September 30
Leadership: Thank God for the godly leaders and pray that God would raise up more who can withstand the accusations of the opponents of the church.
Scripture: 1 Tim. 3:1-13; Heb. 13:17-18
Monday, October 1
Holiness: Pray for the sanctification and holiness of the church. We are called to be distinctive, different, and set apart for the Lord, which is essential to the church’s influence and spiritual power.
Scripture: 1 Peter 2:1-10; 1 Peter 4:12-17;
Tuesday, October 2
Forgiveness: Pray that Christians, beginning in the local church, will model forgiveness by forgiving one another for wrongs, regardless of who is responsible for the offense.
Scripture: Matt. 5:23-26; Matt. 6:9-13; Matt. 18:21-22; Mark 11:22-26
Wednesday, October 3
Unity: Pray that Christians would be united as one as the Father and the Son are one. Ask God to empower Believers to be unified in the understanding and application of God’s truth.
Scripture: Psalm 133; John 17
Thursday, October 4
Compassion: Ask God to give each and every Believer a heart of compassion and action for the needy, the powerless, and the defenseless.
Scripture: Isaiah 58; Micah 6:8; James 1:27
Friday, October 5
The Persecuted: Ask God to stir our hearts here in America for our persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ around the world. Pray that God would use us to strengthen, encourage, advocate for, and provide for them and their families.
Scripture: Ps. 7:1; Heb. 13:3; 2 Cor. 1:3-11; Eph. 6:17-20
Saturday, October 6
Boldness: Pray that Christians will have the boldness to proclaim in word and lifestyle what Jesus declared – He is the way, the truth, and the life. No man goes to the Father, but by Him!
Scripture: Acts 4:1-31; John 14:6