Prayer & Praises: August 14th - 20th

Monday, August 14:

In this final week before school starts, pray for those who will be traveling and getting away for a final time of vacation for the summer.

Pray for our teachers as they go back to school to prepare their hearts and rooms to receive the children whom God has entrusted to them,

Tuesday, August 15:

Pray God will help you see others through His eyes. Ask God to help you be more sensitive to opportunities to show God’s love through your words and deeds.

Wednesday, August 16: 

“…sing to God, sing praises to God, tell of all God’s wonderful acts.” 1 Chronicles 16:9

Give thanks for the Mars Hill Baptist Church Music Ministry.

Pray for the Chancel Choir as they resume rehearsals this evening at 6:30 p.m.

Prayerfully consider if God is calling YOU to offer your gifts and talents to praise God through our music ministry!

Thursday, August 17: 

Pray that your life reflects God’s love for all people.

Ask God to show you how you might let others see Jesus in you?

Friday, August 18:

“Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.” Psalm 52:10

Be still and quiet before God, asking God to show you anything in your daily living that is hindering your walk and witness.

Spend quiet time with God listening for God’s still, small voice.

Saturday, August 19: 

Pray for our parents to make a commitment to bringing their children and join us for Sunday School each Sunday. 

Ask God to be with Mars Hill University students as they move back into their dorms this weekend.

Sunday, August 20: 

Pray for our service of Blessing of the Backpacks today as our children prepare to return to school this week.

(Don’t forget to bring your backpack to church!)