Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in your well-beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords: Mercifully grant that the peoples of the earth, divided and enslaved by sin, may be freed and brought together under his most gracious rule; who lives and reigns with you
and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. (Book of Common Prayer 1979)
We ask for God’s guidance and protection for Barack, President of the US; and all candidates for public office, especially Mitt; Jill; Virgil.
For all nations of the world, especially Armenia; Australia; Austria; Azerbaijan; Bahamas; Bahrain; Bangladesh
For abundant work in this and every community, and for those seeking new or better employment, especially Nan; Ben; Noel; Gary; Gail.
We ask for financial blessings for my family; for Ben and the Jankowski family; Teresa and the D’Agostino family; Steve and Debbie; Janet.
For those in any sort of difficulty, especially Ben and the Jankowski family (finances, marriage); KathyLou; Tom; Anna (trouble paying electric bill); Mariam (guidance); Bonnie (ill at ease); Betty’s husband (needs health insurance); the safe return of Grace, a stolen dog; Sonya’s son and husband (discouraged); Joyce’s family; Gerrie’s grandson; Bonnie (finances); Suzanne and her daughter (peace); Kenneth and family (finances); Jackie & Eulonda; Judy (needs a grant to fix home daycare); Chad (discouraged); Candi and family (trouble with home sale); Gail (job is upsetting her); Janice (former job troubles); David and family (he is working in Dubai, family is in India); Balaji’s family (needs money for medical bills); Edwin and the Hernandez family (housing); Doreen and family (need God’s peace); Sachin Das (finances & job)
For God’s protection and blessing for persecuted Christians, especially Asia, Gao, Pastor Youcef, Valerie; Benham Irani; persecuted Christians in Nigeria; Christians in North Korea; Christians in Maldives.
For all churches in need, especially St. James Baptist
For comfort for all affected by the Aurora, Colorado shooting.
For salvation, if necessary, and amendment of life for prisoners, especially Patrick; Robert. We also pray for the financial needs of Angel Tree and other prison ministries.
For protection, comfort and salvation, if necessary, for members of the Armed Forces, especially Megan; Richard; Canyon; Blas; Jessica; Josh; Tracie.
For guidance and encouragement for the Newmiller family as they work to help end cancer, in honor of their daughter’s memory.
For all areas afflicted by drought, including the US, Hungary
Chase was involved in an unpreventable accident that caused a fatality, please pray for his comfort.
Elizabeth underwent successful surgery, please pray for a good recovery.
Al is near death and needs Christ, please pray for salvation and healing according to God’s will.
Patricia needs a more affordable apartment ASAP, please pray.
Bailey’s dad is recovering from the car accident at home, please continue to pray.
Jennifer is receiving mental health treatment, please pray.
Debbie has problems with a controlling husband, please pray for peace.
Rev. Avery has an aortic anyeurism, please pray for him and his wife Lucy. UPDATE: his surgery is postponed until an infection clears up.