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, November 30, 2020 - 3:33 pm

My Mom has Diabetes and was recently diagnosed with Covid -19. Pray that she does not suffer too much while she is in the hospital.

Anonymous, November 7, 2020 - 8:20 pm

Please pray for my sister. She is in need of counseling but she does not want to go to counseling. She has tried to end her life and has been admitted to the hospital. Pray for her to realize that she is in need of a counselor since she has left the hospital and looking for a new home to live in. Pray for her to seek out help from a professional once she gets health insurance.

Anonymous, November 3, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Requesting prayers for my husband while we begin our divorce process.

Anonymous, October 29, 2020 - 12:30 pm

pray for freedom from addiction

Anonymous, October 29, 2020 - 12:29 pm

Please pray for my friend who is having surgery today, for healing and for less fear.

 
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. 

December Prayer Calendar

1 – Pray for us to reach our Lottie Moon Christmas goal!  Action Item: Give!

2 – Pray for opportunities to share Christ this Christmas season.  Action Item:  Exercise intentionality in your sending of cards, giving of gifts, etc.

3 – Pray for college graduates (Associates/Bachelors/Masters/Doctorates) to get good jobs in their chosen fields of service. Action Item:  Be a reference for a graduate if you can!

4Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) – Pray for the Lottie Moon Offering for International Missions – That we exceed our goal!  Action Item: Give.

5 – Pray for school teachers, administrators, students, and parents during these weeks prior to Christmas.  Action Item: Find a way to bless them!

6Second Sunday of Advent (Waiting) – Pray that we will patiently wait for answers to our prayers, trusting God for blessings, and breakthroughs.   Action Item: Invite someone to worship with you hosting a Facebook Watch Party!

7 – Pray for unchurched family and friends to be open to our speaking with them about Jesus this Christmas season.  Action Item:  Pick up some tracts from Gene Meacham! Contact him at GeneMeacham.church@gmail.com.

8 – Pray for college students, and professors coming to the end, for many, of a semester (exams, papers, etc.). Action Item – Find way to bless a student or professor.

9 – Pray for military service personnel and their families that are separated this Christmas Season as they serve far away from home.    Action Item: Send an encouragement to Wayne Stitchcomb, chaplain at wayne4christ@gmail.com.

10 – Hanukkah – Pray for our Jewish family and friends. Action Item: Go on-line and learn about Hanukkah.

11Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) – Pray for that person who is your “One” to give their lives to Christ this Christmas.  Action Item: Ask God to give you that opportunity and seize it!

12 – Pray for Christian radio stations/television stations/internet stations as we seek to share Jesus beyond our borders. Action Item: Share your Christian Station with a friend.

13 Third Sunday in Advent (Peace) – Pray for the peace of Christ to rule the world, first in our hearts, our homes, and in our  communities.  Action Item: Go to www.BibleGateway.com, enter the word “Peace”, and read all the passages!

14 – Pray for missionaries around the world who are serving far away from family and friends this seasons of Christmas. Action Item: Go to IMB.org and hit “Pray” on their homepage to discover ways you can pray for IMB Missionaries.

15 – Pray for our Bible Study teachers, sharing the love of Jesus with those they lead. Action Item: Show your love to a teacher today! Send and encouraging card or email.

16 – Pray for our fellowship who work in retail this holiday season.  Action Item: Show random acts of kindness to holiday shoppers.

17 – Pray for those who have lost loved ones this past year, and as Christmas approaches, their wounds are ragged and painful.   Action Item:  Show love in a tangible way to someone in pain. 

18Fasting Friday (6am- 6pm) – Pray for your four neighbors, (homes in front of, behind, and side to side with your home).   Action Item: Do a random act of kindness for one of your  neighbors.

19 – Pray for our brothers and sisters who are homeless and those who minister the love of Christ with them this Christmas.  Action Item:  Find ways to share with someone in need. 

20Fourth Sunday of Advent (Hope) – Pray that those who have lost hope will look to Christ, the author of hope.  Action Item: Show acts of random kindness.

21 – Pray for your Sunday School Teacher(s) today!  (and if you don’t have one, join an online class this Sunday.  Classes are posted on our website and in the weekly Sunday Program – we have one waiting for you!) Action Item:  Send an encouraging card or email today!

22 – Pray for all College Graduates and their families (Winter  Graduations).  Action Item: Congratulate them on this great achievement.

23 – Pray for your church staff as we lead our church to experience the love of God shown in the birth of Christ for Christmas.  Action Item: Show your love for our staff today!

24Christmas Eve – Pray for tonight’s Christmas Eve Service.  (7:00 PM).  Action Item: Create a Facebook watch party and invite friends to join.

25Christmas Day – Let us rejoice as we celebrate the birth of our Savior and King, Jesus!  Action Item: Find a creative way to worship Jesus, like making a birthday cake and singing Happy Birthday to Him!

26 – Pray for peace and tranquility as stores are filled with shoppers returning/exchanging Christmas gifts.  Action Item: Show random acts of kindness to shoppers.

27Last Sunday of 2020! – Pray that we will close this year raising a Hallelujah in Worship!   Action Item: Come to our Facebook live stream service and come with your praise on!

28 – Pray for your Deacon today! Action Item Encourage your  deacon with a card or email today!

29 – Fast and Pray for all who battle mental and emotional illnesses that they will be helped and healed.  Action Item:  Become better informed on mental and emotional illness.

30 – Pray for souls to be delivered from bondage and set free in 2021!  Action Item: Pray specifically for someone you know, and journal it!

31New Year’s Eve – Pray that each of us would rededicate ourselves to being Christ’s radical disciple in this New Year of 2021!  Action Item: Make that commitment today!