And when He had sent them away, He departed to the mountain to pray. Mark 6:46 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help us join Jesus in his "mountaintop experiences" of prayer.
Then He saw them straining at rowing, for the wind was against them. Now about the fourth watch of the night He came to them, walking on the sea, and would have passed them by. Mark 6:48 (NKJV)
Lord, we are straining at the oars; come visit us.
Wherever He entered into villages, cities, or in the country, they laid the sick in the marketplaces, and begged Him that they might just touch the hem of His garment. And as many as touched Him were made well. Mark 6:56 (NKJV)
Jesus, please help us rush to bring the sick to you for healing.
For if I do this willingly, I have a reward; but if against my will, I have been entrusted with a stewardship. 1 Corinthians 9:17 (NKJV)
Father, we too have been entrusted with a stewardship; help us exercise it faithfully.
Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it. And everyone who competes for the prize is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a perishable crown, but we for an imperishable crown. 1 Corinthians 9:24-25 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me run in the race and win the prize of eternal life with Jesus.
Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD from the heavens; praise Him in the heights! Psalm 148:1 (NKJV)
LORD, help me sing that new song of praise to you.
A Word Received: Pray for the healing of my people.
CITY MISSION PRAYER TABLE, March 8, 2018, Torre Bissell and Chuck Rinaldo
+ received cross
1. Charlie – Pray for relief and healing of Palsy in his arm.
2. Glen – Pray for him to make the right choice, that the Lord will give him confidence and he will be successful in passing the test.
3. Torre – Called Tony but got no answer. We prayed that the seizures he experiences will be diminished and he will gain his ability to cope.
4. Chuck – Pray for the pain in his leg and hip.
5. + Carlos -Asked for prayer for his kids. We prayed that he will be the father that the Lord has planned for his to be.
6. + Keith – Trouble with his marriage. He wants to stay in the marriage and, he asks for patience and strengthening of his faith. Keith rededicated himself to Jesus and thanked God for His redemption from sin.
7. Tyrone – Pray that the Holy spirit empower him to do the ministry God has planned for him at the mission.
8. ++ Emmanuel and Kevin – Pray for the mission and that everyone who comes to the prayer table, that their needs will be met.
9. Jordan – Pray for his concerns that people do not respect one another. We prayed for God's forgiveness in failing him in His original created plan. Pray for Jordan's strength.
10. Gayle – Praise the Lord her dog returned. She asked for prayer for her elderly friend Patty in New York City who needs a safe, permanent place to live. God knows all of the details and we pray for his intervention and provision.
11. Gary – Asked for prayer for more trust in God's plan as he deals with different family dynamics of his wife's health, his son's job and his wife's estranged relationship with her brother and sister-in-law.