Please pray for Bishop Dan Herzog who will be having major surgery on Tuesday, April 17. Please pray for renewed strength for Carol Herzog.
Pray for a move of the Holy Spirit at the Diocesan Convention June 8-10 and the General Convention of the Episcopal Church July 5-13 in Austin, Texas.
In those days John the Baptist came preaching in the wilderness of Judea, and saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand!" Matthew 3:1-2 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, please help us hear this call to repentance. Help us daily enter the kingdom of heaven.
For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah, saying: "The voice of one crying in the wilderness: 'Prepare the way of the LORD; make His paths straight.' " Matthew 3:3 (NKJV)
Jesus, help each of us prepare the way for you to come into people's hearts as John did.
Then Jerusalem, all Judea, and all the region around the Jordan went out to him and were baptized by him in the Jordan, confessing their sins. Matthew 3:5-6 (NKJV)
Lord, authentic gospel preaching will draw the people to you. Let there be more of that among us.
Likewise you younger people, submit yourselves to your elders. Yes, all of you be submissive to one another, and be clothed with humility, for "God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble." Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, 1 Peter 5:5-6 (NKJV)
Father, clothe us with humility.
casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 (NKJV)
Jesus, help me cast all my cares on you. Thank you for caring for me.
Greet one another with a kiss of love. Peace to you all who are in Christ Jesus. Amen. 1 Peter 5:14 (NKJV)
Jesus, help us enter into your peace. Thank you.
Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart. Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous, and give thanks at the remembrance of His holy name. Psalm 97:11-12 (NKJV)
LORD, let your light be sown in our hearts. Thank you.
A Word Received: Look to me for help; I Am faithful.
Thank you for your faithfulness, LORD
CITY MISSION PRAYER TABLE, Torre Bissell and Chuck Rinaldo, April 12, 2018
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1. Glen – Pray for the Father's will to be done in this country; that the common good will prevail and respect for all will be the attitude.
2. + Kevin – Pray for us to continue to do the ministry as lead by the Lord.
3. Calvin- Strengthen him to continue to walk in God's will. Lord, surround him with your guardian angels, and protect him from evil.
4. + Steve – Lost his son 4 or 5 months ago and he is dealing with anger over his loss. Fill him Lord, with your peace and healing grace.
5. Bruce – PTL for his grandson, Wes (4 years old). His cardiologist told him he doesn't need to come back for another year.
6. Justin – Pray for God's clarity in his life as to where he should live and who he should be in a relationship with. We pray that he seek God's will in his relationships as to who will be a part of his life.
7. Gayle – Pray for her friend, Patty in NYC, that she will get an extension for her stay in her current apartment, and that her new apartment will allow her to keep her pet. PTL that Gayle is an advocate for her elderly friend.
8. Chuck – His friend's mother died of cancer. She was only 57. We pray for the family to have peace that only comes from the Lord.
9. + Carlos – He stopped to get a cross. Pray for his faith to be grounded in God's truth.
10. + Almena - She is 8 years old. We pray she will grow up to become a woman of God. That she will have a heart that always longs for Him.