2017 Prayer Engagement Strategies

Jesus-followers find hope in the midst of the culture's symptoms, when they engage in a rhythm of unified, prevailing prayer! 

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Q2 - May
​Christ Awakening Indicators: Next Gen Discipleship:Imparting faith to children and youth as parents are equipped by the church to become primary disciplers of their children.
Bold Witness: Christians involved in bold witness accompanied by miracles, dramatic conversions, and Holy Spirit empowered victories over evil.
Pray for educators, teachers, administrators, childcare workers, coaches, and volunteers who serve our children, asking that God would impart truth through all they do. 
Pray for those who labor faithfully  in community agencies, hospitals,clinics, shelters, rehab, and non-profits, serving those in need, asking for His strength and grace as they impart hope,help, and healing.
​National Day of Prayer — Thursday, May 4, 2017
The theme this year is For Your Great Name’s Sake! Hear Us…Forgive Us…Heal Us!  taken from Daniel 9:19, which says, “O Lord, Listen! O Lord, Forgive! O Lord, Hear and Act! For Your Sake, O My God…”. Be one of millions of Christian’s to once again heed this call! Learn more at: nationaldayofprayer.org
Q1 - January
​Christ Awakening Indicators: Prevailing Prayer: Amplified participation in corporate as well as individual prayer, fasting, and other spiritual disciplines leading to more effective discipleship,
Children Care: Increased care of children as "gifts from the Lord" as the gospel addresses abortion, adoption, foster care, and child well-being.
Pray for and with those who care for children—nurses and physicians, workers in pregnancy care centers, adoption, foster care, day care and preschool teachers, social workers and counselors—asking God to set them apart in this critical work.
February
​Christ Awakening Indicators: Covenant Marriage: Join Jesus followers believing God for a decrease in divorces and renewed commitment to marriage between a man and a woman in covenant relationship as God intends.  Righteous Relations:  Men and women experiencing a decrease in divorce rates, cohabitation, same-sex relations, sexual abuse, sexual trafficking, out of wedlock children, and STDs.
​Pray for and with pre-married and married couples, teens, and college students, asking God to protect and strengthen their relationships.
March
90 Days Through  the Gospels
Pray through the gospels with Love2020's 90 day devotional.
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​Christ Awakening Indicators: City Transformations: Churches passionately pursuing the well-being of their community through planting of new congregations, re-vitalizing existing churches, benevolent ministries, practical service, and focused evangelism.
April
​Christ Awakening Indicators: New Jesus Followers: Increased conversions and baptisms.
​Gather your prayer ministry team, intercessors, deacons, elders— and their families. Pray over them as they contribute to your church  being a “house of prayer” (Isaiah 56:7).. 
​National Day of Prayer: Now as never before, Americans need to be in prayer for our country and its leaders in all spheres of influence. Your partnership is vital to the National Day of Prayer Task Force as we seek to fulfill our ongoing mission of bringing millions of people throughout this land before God’s throne in humble intercession.
Join us on  Thursday, May 4, 2017 as we appeal to heaven!  
For more information and prayer resources visit:  nationaldayofprayer.org
“Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven." 
Matthew 18: 19