Prayer & Praises: June 19 - 25

Monday, June 19: 

“And I will dwell in the house of the Lord, forever.” Psalm 23:6

Pray for your Sunday School class members.

Pray for your neighbors.  Seek ways that you might minister to them.

Tuesday, June 20: 

Thank God for the gifts and bounty of summer.

Remember those who do not have air conditioning in their homes.  Could they use a new fan?

Wednesday, June 21:

“Fear not, I am with you, do not be dismayed; for I am your God.  Isaiah 41:10.

Ask God to give you a positive, cheerful attitude toward life.

Remember those who are going through a difficult time.

Thursday, June 22:

Thank God for those who have been influential in your spiritual life. 

Ask God to help you share your faith with others.

Friday, June 23:  

“O Lord, open my lips, and my mouth will declare Your praise.”  Psalm 51:15

Remember to give thanks to God today.

Praise God for your wonderful blessings.

Saturday, June 24:

Ask God to reveal deep spiritual truths to you as you study His Holy Word.

Prepare your heart to worship God tomorrow.

Sunday, June 25:

“For I am sure that neither death nor life, not angels nor rulers, not things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor anything else in all creation will be able to separateus from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord”.  Romans 8:38-39

Thank God for this incredible promise that He will never leave you nor forsake you.

 

Prayer & Praises: June 12 - 18

Monday, June 12: 

Ask God to bless our Vacation Bible School which begins tonight.

Pray for the children who will come and their families.

Tuesday, June 13: 

“You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies.” Psalm 23:5

Pray that God will give you a kind, generous, compassionate heart.

Ask God to show you ways that you might share your heart with those who are hurting in our community.

Wednesday, June 14:

Remember those who have lost loved ones in the past few weeks. 

Ask for God to grant thempeace.

Thursday, June 15:

“You anoint my head with oil; my cup runs over.” Psalm 23:5

Pray for each member of your family.

How might you be a godly example for them?

Friday, June 16: 

Pray for those serving in the military around the world. Pray for their safety.

Pray for our first responders.  Ask God to keep them safe as they serve.

Saturday, June 17: 

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life.” Psalm 23:6

Thank God for the Bible.

Find time each day to read God’s word and mediate on it. 

Ask God to open the Word to you in new ways.

Sunday, June 18: Father’s Day

Give thanks for your Heavenly Father.

Ask God to bless your earthly father.

For some people, Father’s day is not a pleasant day. Remember those who may have a difficult relationship with their earthly father.

 

Prayer & Praises: June 5 - 11

Monday, June 5: 

“He makes me lie down in green pastures: He leads me beside quiet waters.” Psalm 23:2.

As we begin a season of vacationing, ask God to grant rest to those who are weary.

Plan time with God each day and make a point to find quiet time alone with God.

Tuesday, June 6:

As summer break begins, pray that our children and teenagers will find safe and wholesome ways to spend their summer vacation.

Pray for the children in our community who struggle to find food at home during the summer months.

Wednesday, June 7:

“He restores my soul: He leads me in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.” Psalm 23:3

Ask God to show you the way day by day.

Pray for the church and our opportunities to share Jesus’ love with others in our community.

Thursday, June 8:

Pray for our senior members as they deal with the challenges of aging.

Ask God how you might be of help to our senior members.

Friday, June 9: 

“Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.”  Psalm 23:4

Remember those in our church who are going through a difficult time and are discouraged.

Ask God to provide peace and comfort.

Saturday, June 10:

Pray for our homebound church members who can no longer attend church.  Thank God for their faithful witness to us.

Who might you visit today to share some cheer?

Sunday, June 11: 

“For You are with me; Your rod and Your staff they comfort me.”  Psalm 23:4

Give thanks today that God is always with us.

Give thanks that God knows our needs and provides for us. 

Praise God for the gift of comfort in times of need. 

 

Prayer & Praises: June 1 - 4

Thursday, June 1:  

Pray for the students in Madison County as they are finishing up this semester.

Pray for our families.  Ask God to grant them a safe and happy summer.

Friday, June 2:

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.” Psalm 23:1

As we are beginning the month of June, recommit your life to being God’s sheep.

Pray for those who don’t know Jesus as their personal Savior. 

Saturday, June 3:

Remember our High School Seniors who are graduating today.

Pray for God’s blessing on their lives.

Sunday June 4:  Pentecost Sunday, Youth Sunday

Thank God for the love and fellowship in our church.

Pray for our youth as they lead us in worship today.

Prayer & Praises: March 27th - April 2nd

Monday, March 27:

Pray for our deacons and the various ways they minister to us.  Pray for the new deacon ministry plan and for members of our congregation to become involved in serving alongside our deacons to help our church minister to our congregation and to reach out to our community.

Remember our homebound members and their families.

Pray for those who are caregivers.

Tuesday, March 28:

“Whatever you did for one of the least of these, you did for me.”  Matthew 25:39

Pray for those in our community who struggle with food insecurity. 

Pray for our Backpack Program, our meal-site ministry, and for The Lord’s Harvest as they seek to minister to those with food insecurity. 

Ask God how you might become involved to help those who are hungry.

Wednesday, March 29

Remember our Chancel Choir as they rehearse tonight.  They are preparing to offer special music to help us remember the footsteps of Jesus on Palm Sunday. 

Give thanks for our all our choirs and their willingness to share their gifts and talents to praise God.

Thursday, March 30- Noon – Lenten Study

Pray for God’s guidance and wisdom.

Ask for God to lead and guide our church and all our ministries that we will following the leading of the Holy Spirit.

Friday, March 31

You are the light of the world.  A city built on a hill cannot be hidden.  Matthew 5:14

Pray that God shines through you as you seek to follow God.