Latest Prayer Requests
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I have an unspoken prayer request. The Lord knows what it is. Please pray He would grant my request quickly.
We are rapidly growing and looking for a permanent place to meet that can seat at least 200 people. Please help us pray for direction as we look for the perfect place.
Doing campus ministry in Vermont has been challenging but fruitful during the pandemic. My wife, Monica, and I are reaching students on two campuses. Before the pandemic we lost some of our staff, and now it is just us. As the restrictions on our campuses lift, we need new laborers but have no prospects currently. Pray God would send new laborers for our ministry to college students in Vermont.
Church Renewal ministry was very strong before the coronavirus shut down many of our churches. Pray that as churches open, they would consider Church Renewal sessions as a wonderful way to bring people together in unity and worship.
Please pray as we move into other communities with the gospel. Pray as we lead Bible Clubs in the communities of Peetz, Colo., and Potter, Neb. Pray as we follow up and that the Lord would move in these rural areas. Pray as we launch a rural church planting residency this fall. Pray God would provide the resources and that He would bless those who will be participating. Pray for Sean, who is being pulled back into a 1% (outlaw) biker club. Pray for the family of Cheyenne, a young lady who recently took her life. Pray for us as a church as we minister to her friends and family.
Please pray for Relationships Indian Community Church as we are share the gospel with non-Christians. Pray that God will open new doors to ministry. Pray for the safety and growth of our church as we work within the Indian community.
We have a GenSend team here with us this summer. Pray that God continues to give them His favor as they build relationships in the community. Also, we have secured space for our first worship preview service in the Hartley House, which is a community center in our neighborhood. Pray for our relationship with them as we meet in their auditorium to worship for the first time in person! Pray all the details and resources will come together as we begin the launch of our church and our first worship services.
Please ask for the Lord Jesus to kindly bless us as we seek to plant a church in Daytona Beach, Fla. Pastor and church planter Kyle Kwitowski and I covet prayers for boldness with the gospel, for the God-given ability to love others and, specifically, for partners in this ministry endeavor.
Pray for the upcoming full-day seminars, which are scheduled for August 21 in New Orleans, La., and August 28 in Mobile, Ala. Pray for my husband, Phil, and me as we coordinate, promote and instruct. Pray we will have a good response from the community. Pray churches and church members will catch the vision of after-school Good News Club outreach. Pray also for recovery for Phil from the back fusion he had the first of June and also for me as I recover from a fall I had in February. Pray for God’s provision for the dental work I still need.
Hello, brothers and sisters. Please pray for the health and well-being of my wife, Vilmarie, and my children, Ariana and Lucas. Pray for the membership process of our church plant, Camino de Gracia. Pray also the Lord will allow us to preach the gospel and touch the hearts of the unconverted in the community of Villalba and the unconverted relatives of brothers and sisters in the church. Pray they will be saved by their faith in Jesus. God bless you. We are very grateful for your support in prayer.
Please pray we would have God’s wisdom and guidance in how best to reach outlaw motorcycle club members during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Please pray our spiritual life and ministry will be strong as we advance the gospel. Pray people will return to in-person services in church sanctuaries. Too many grew accustomed to staying home during the pandemic. Pray also for this virus to disappear quickly so churches can return to normal activities.
I am ministering to a prisoner, who is a non-believer, at the Naval Consolidated Brig Chesapeake, which is a military prison. We will call him “H.” H has experienced physical abuse since early childhood. I am working with him, and my desire is for Christ to pierce his hardened heart so he would know he is loved and worth loving and that he has value.
Pray our personal devotion to Jesus would remain strong, that we would hear His voice and that we would be daily encouraged by His Word. Pray we will raise and nurture our daughter, Posy, in a way that honors Jesus and helps her know and follow Him. Pray we would have wisdom, discernment and leadership skills to lead our new and growing launch team well, equipping them to be a team who loves each other well inwardly and also outwardly grows to love the mission of reaching people. Pray for the many names on our salvation list. Pray we have open doors and words that are seasoned with salt when the opportunities to share the gospel arise. Pray that those for whom we are praying will have softened hearts and an undeniable desire to follow Jesus. Pray God would provide a facility or space we can use temporarily as our team grows. Pray for a permanent space to emerge for our launch. Pray we build partnerships with churches locally and nationally who will help us launch this church.