PRAYERS FOR THE CHURCH, PASTORATE, CHURCH BUILDING PROJECT AND NEW CONVERTS.
First, let us thank God for the Gospel of His Son Jesus Christ which is the power of God unto salvation for all who believe (Romans 1:16).
Prayer Points For The Church Of God Using RCCG Christ The LORD Central Parish LP 20 As A Contact Point:
- Dear Heavenly Father! We lift up Your Church before Your Throne of Mercy, make us A HOUSE OF PRAYER. Help us to pray without ceasing, with thanksgiving in our hearts.
- Use us to stand in the gap for others. Let there be sign and wonders in Your Church O Lord!
- Father revive Your Church! Refine us so that we burn hot for You.
- Give us singleness of heart and action so that we always fear You and follow Your precepts. Pour out Your Holy Spirit upon us so that we will turn whole heartedly unto You. Open our minds to understand Your Word so that our hearts will burn within us till the whole world is won for Christ and till Christ returns, Amen!
(Mark 11:17; 1 Peter 4:7; 1 Timothy 2:1; Ephesians 6:18; 1 Thessalonians 5:17; Philippians 4:6; Psalms 32:6; Ezekiel 22:30, Psalms 85:6; Revelations 3:14-18; Jeremiah 32:39; Psalms 111:10; 2 Kings 23:25)
PRAYER POINTS FOR THE PASTORATE:
Dear Heavenly Father, we lift up unto You the Pastorate of Your Church starting from Your son our General Overseer Pastor E A Adeboye, to every worker in Redeemed Christian Church Of God Worldwide.
Thank You Lord for our Spirit of service unto You and humanity. Please keep us from losing heart when ministry gets tough. Help us to prove faithful with the things You have entrusted to us. Teach us Your ways so that we will know You more and find favor with You as we lead Your people aright. Keep us open, honest and blameless before You and help us to represent Christ Jesus at all times, Amen. (2 Corinthians 4:1; 1 Corinthians 4:1-3; Exodus 33:13)
PRAYER POINTS FOR CHURCH BUILDING PROJECT:
Dear Heavenly Father, we thank You for the vision of this New Church Building Project. Thank You for being Jehovah Jireh, the One who will provide all the resources we need to complete this project Thank You for giving our Pastor, leaders and building committee members wisdom, discernment and favor as this project progresses. Thank You for entrusting this endeavor to our Church Family and bless every hand that has given to this project. As Your Sanctuary is being built and beautified, may their lives be built in Christ and be beautified as well! Your house shall be called A HOUSE OF PRAYER Amen!
2 Corinthians 5:7; Philippians 1:6; Exodus 31:1-6; Habakkuk 2:2; Genesis 22:14; Nehemiah 2:20;
PRAYER POINTS FOR THE NEW CONVERTS:
- Let’s first thank God for the salvation of our souls; and for the deliverance from eternal damnation by the blood shed on the cross of calvary (John 3:16; Romans 5:8; 1 John 4: 9-10; Revelation 1:5; Psalms 40:1-3; Psalms 116)
- Let’s ask God for the assurance of the new converts salvation to be made known to them and also felt by them (Psalm 34:8; Ephesians 1:13-14; Romans 8:14-16; Daniel 3:28)
- Pray that the Holy Spirit will teach them how to pray (Romans 8:26-27)
- Pray that the Holy Spirit will guide them as they read the Bible, helping them to understand the truth of God’s Word and how to apply it to their life (John 16:13).
- Pray for the development and evidence of the fruit of the Spirit, love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control in their lives (Galatians 5:22-23).
- Pray that they will be guided into the ministry to which God is specifically calling them, and that the Holy Spirit will give them new Spirit-empowered abilities and capacities for this ministry (1 Corinthians 12:4-31, Romans 12:4-8, Ephesians 3:16).
- Pray that the Holy Spirit will convict them of sin throughout their life, shaping their conscience to recognize sin, and motivate and empower them to be like Christ (1 Corinthians 11:1; Philippians 2:5; John 16:8).
- Pray that they will receive the baptism of the Holy Spirit and be empowered to witness to others (Matthew 3:11; Luke 24:49–53; Acts 1:4–8).