Prayer

Ephesians 6:18 “And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests.
With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people.”

Prayer Wall- open to everyone

Let’s pray for each other. Submit a request by clicking on Create prayer request, to go the form to indicate your need and sharing preferences.
If you pray for a request on the wall, be sure to let that person know by clicking on the praying hands under the request.
 

Anonymous, October 21, 2020 - 7:36 pm

Pray for my family member experiencing financial difficulty due to a layoff.

Anonymous, October 21, 2020 - 7:34 pm

Please pray for healing from an extended and serious dental problem.

Anonymous, October 5, 2020 - 5:47 pm

Pray please for my friend for healing from throat cancer.

Anonymous, September 10, 2020 - 12:48 am

Pray for my co-worker that has a small growing mass on her spine and will go in for surgery in a couple of days

Phil Chavez, September 5, 2020 - 8:21 pm

Please Pray Healing for Hearing loss, Memory, Bad Posture, Body Pain, Blood Pressure and others )Pray Excellent health from head to toe and long life for Lorraine Chavez now in Jesus Name. Pray Debt be gone from Lorraine Chavez in Jesus Name. Lorraine Chavez Possessions(House,Cars,Appliances Ext.) last a 100 times longer and become newer each day now in Jesus Name. I pray for Lorraine Chavez. And Please Pray Excellent health from head to toe and long life for my uncle Seve Chacon.

 
Have a prayer need that  you want to just go to the Senior Pastor, the Prayer Team, or the church body?  Email your prayer requests to prayer@cresthill.org. 

October Prayer Calendar

1 – Pray for family and friends, particularly those in need of encouragement. Action Item: Partner your prayer with a text, tweet, written note, phone call, etc.
2 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) – Unless job related, fast from social media today. Devote that time to prayer, Bible reading, and journaling. Action Item: Journal your experience.
3 – Ask God to purge you of anything that is holding you back from experiencing His abundant Life. Action Item: Write it in your prayer journal when God reveals it, and then give it to Him!
4 – Communion Sunday – Pray for God to draw you near, heal your hurts, your heart, your home. Let Him love you today in a radical way! Action Item: Worship God with your praise on, your heart open, and your lips pursed to say, “Yes!”
5 – Pray for God to grant your Church Leaders vision, mission, and passion. Action Item: Send a note of encouragement to a church leader today!
6 – Pray for God to give you the opportunity today to present the plan of salvation for that special someone you’ve been praying for. Action Item: Follow through and do so as God opens that door.
7 – Pray for all of the members of your Bible study class/small group. Action Item: Send them a note saying you prayed for them.
8 – Pray for your church staff. Action Item: Send them a note saying you prayed for them. (see website)
9 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) Fast from T.V. today. Use that time to develop/strengthen relationships with family and friends. Action Item: Journal your experience.
10 -Pray for our Deacons. Action Item: Send a note to your deacon saying you prayed for them.
11 –Pray for “Divine Appointments” today. Action Item: Practice random acts of kindness!
12 -Pray for the mayor and city council where you live (Bowie, Crofton, Largo, Greenbelt, Laurel, etc.) Their names and email addresses can be found on your city’s website. Action Item: Send them a note of encouragement.
13 – Pray for our Governor and his family. Action Item: Send him a note saying you prayed for him:
https://governor.maryland.gov/contact-the-governor/
14 – Pray for MD U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin. Action Item: Send them a note letting them know you prayed for them today. Notes can be mailed to:
The Honorable Chris Van Hollen or The Honorable Ben Cardin United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510
15 – Pray for MD U.S. Congressmen: Andy Harris, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Anthony G. Brown, Steny Hoyer, David Trone, Kweisi Mfume, and Jamie Raskin. Action Item: Email them and let them know that you prayed for them today. To email go to their websites: Harris.house.gov/contact, Ruppersberger.house.gov/contact, Sarbanes.house.gov/contact, brown.house.gov/contact, Hoyer.house.gov/contact, Trone.house.gov/contact, Mfume.house.gov/contact and/or Raskin.house.gov/contact
16 – Fasting Friday (6am- 6pm) – Ask God to reveal to you today your “timewasters” that are keeping you from doing and being who He has called you to be. Action Item: Record what God shows you in your prayer journal. Develop a plan to overcome these!
17 – Pray for our members who are homebound, in assisted living facilities, or living with family elsewhere due to their health. Action Item:Send them a note letting them know you are praying for them.
18 – Pray for members of Prince Georges and Anne Arundel County Councils. Action Item: Email your district representative letting them know you prayed for them today. Find their email address here: https://pgccouncil.us/27/The-Council or
here: https://www.aacounty.org/departments/county-council/councilmembers/
19 – Pray for all of the ministries and team leaders of our church. Action Item: Let them know you are praying for them today.
20 – Pray for our 6 Southern Baptist seminaries, like Southwestern Seminary where our own John Walker is enrolled. Action Item: Send John a note of encouragement at Johne.Walker@yahoo.com
21 – Pray for those battling mental illness, those who care for them, and that our church would discover ever increasing ways to minister to them. Action Item: Read a book on mental illness and the Church. (Recommendation: Why Christians Shoot their own Wounded by Dwight L. Carlson.)
22 – Pray for the poor. Action Item: Ask God to show you how to share God’s love with them today.
23 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) – Take a prayer walk today in your neighborhood, stopping and praying for every home in your neighborhood. Action Item: Say “Hello” to those you meet on your walk!
24 – United Nations Day – Pray for world peace and world revival. Pray for the nations of the world today that they would come to Christ. Action Item: Get a map of the world, lay your hands on nations, and pray!
25 – Ask God to empower you to discover a new aspect of His personality and character – keep a journal handy! Action Item: Write what God reveals to you in your prayer journal.
26 – Pray for God to take us higher, deeper, and farther in worship this Sunday. Action Item: Make a commitment to log on our Facebook page, host a watch party, be engaged, take notes, and follow through on God’s leadings!
27 – Pray for the children and family members of our church who have wondered away from Jesus to come home to Christ. Action Item: Make a commitment to pray for the next 30 days for one of these who have wondered away. Journal it!
28 – Pray for the children and family members of our church who have not accepted Christ as Savior and Lord. Action Item: Make a commitment to pray the next 30 days for these lost sous. Journal it!
29 – Pray for Cresthill IMB Missionaries Greg and Aimee Freeze, Guinea, West Africa. Action Item: Pray for God to raise up missionaries from our church.
30 – Pray for inner city missionaries, and church planters, seeking to reach our sister cities of Baltimore and Washington. Action Item: Send Mike Crawford, BCMD Church Planting Coordinator a note of encouragement at mcrawford@namb.net
31 – Halloween – Pray for opportunities to encounter your neighbors tonight, make friendships, and share Jesus. Action Item: Give out Candy and Gospel Tracts!