“The glory of the Father must be the aim and end, the very soul and life of our prayer.” ~Andrew Murray
Pray that all people will seek forgiveness for the sin of abortion. Pray that all will seek to value life as God the Creator has intended.
“Be zealous for the fear of the Lord all the day.” Give thanks and pray for your civic leaders – national, state, and local – who lead with the fear of the Lord.
Pray that your local congregation will understand that hope for forgiveness and acceptance with God is available only through Jesus’ work on the cross. Pray against work based salvation and legalism.
“For thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: ‘I dwell in the high and holy place, and also with him who is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite.'” Pray for each soul within your city to seek the Lord with a humble heart.
Pray that the heart of your elected officials would be like good soil, ready to hear the gospel and respond. Pray for favor on the evangelists who proclaim the kingdom of God to those in government positions.
“For the Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life.” Give thanks to God for the gift of physical and spiritual life.
Pray for pastors to be renewed in their innermost being, so that they can have fresh strength to face each day. May they be revived through the Word of God, through prayer, through fellowship, through praise, and by being filled with the Holy Spirit.
Pray the people of our nation take heed of Acts 3:19, “Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord.”
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem and ask for the watchful eye of the LORD to be over Israel. Praise the Lord who surrounds His people and helps them. The Lord is on their side, and they will not be shaken, but will endure forever.
Father, we ask that our children grow daily in wisdom, stature, and favor with God and with man. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
“Seek the things that are above, where Christ is…Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.” Lord, help your people to have their gaze set on only one thing, You! May they know their citizenship is in heaven and eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.
“The secret counsel of the Lord is for those who fear him, and he reveals his covenant to them.”
“I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” Pray for the salvation of your local, state, and federal government leaders.
God, may Your people praise Your name in song, glorify You with thanksgiving, and delight You with the sacrifice of a contrite heart.