1. Ask God for wisdom for everyday living.
James 1:5 “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.”
2. Ask God to bless our Sunday messages.
1 Corinthians 2:4 “My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, 5 so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom, but on God’s power.”
3. Ask God for His presence as we gather to worship.
1 Corinthians 14:25 “As they listen, their secret thoughts will be exposed, and they will fall to their knees and worship God, declaring, "God is truly here among you."
Isaiah 61:3 ”...to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he might be glorified.”
4. Pray for federal, state, and local government.
1 Timothy 2:1-2 “First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way.”
5. Pray for the saving of households in Lee County, Alabama.
Isaiah 61:1 “The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound…”
6. Ask God for Holy Spirit power.
Ephesians 5:18 “Be continually filled with the Spirit”
7. Pray for spiritual strength and growth.
Philippians 1:6, 9-11 "Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus...9And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, 10 so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless until the day of Christ, 11 filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ—to the glory and praise of God."
8. Pray for empowering and provisional grace for our Ministries and Missionaries as they declare the gospel. Philippians 4:19 "And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus."