Special Notice

To our local community and church visitors who are in a higher risk category:
During this time of social distancing, you may find that you have a need for help with things like picking up a prescription or a few grocery items. Email your need to the church, and it will be sent out to the deacons (church members have deacons and should communicate with them directly) and the church body, and we will work with you to help. Use prayer@cresthill.org.

May Prayer Calendar

1 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm)Pray for our Sunday School and Jam Workers and Bible Study Teachers:  Co-ed Class – Pam Philyaw, Teresa Meacham, (also Nursery & K-2) Tom Stephens; Pilots Class – Sharon Bagnell; SS Youth and Young Adults – Jose Conde;   Sunday School and JaM workers:  Nursery  – Alicia Clement, Christian      Clement, Carolyn Eberhard, Ayden Nagel, Juanita Perry, Gina Twyman, Jackie Washington, Jacqueline Wells; Toddlers – Nola Boone, LaJuan Dugger, Jenny Gaton,Ruth Meacham, Shenifa Meacham, Andrea Nagel, Kelsey Owens; Grades K-2 – Claudia Arrieta, Leah Arrieta, Sarah Arrieta, Ken Case, Ben   Grimley, Wendi Haselberger, Kortni Haselberger, Iman Owens, Juana Sosa, Donald Stockton;  Grades 3-5 – James Davis, Monique Owens, Margot     Painter; Special Education – Cheryl Rowe; Music Makers: Becky Case; Praise Dance – Amber Ba’th; Substitutes – Rhonda Davis, Shirlene Baucum, Belinda Hooks; Director – Jennifer Conde; Wednesday nights: Men’s – Ray Green; Queens – Belinda Hooks; The Process: Youth – Carla Hairston & Margot Painter; The Process: Young Adult – Jennifer Conde.   Action Item: Send a Sunday School .JaM, and/or Bible Study worker a note of encouragement today!

2 – Pray for Pastor Ray Green, his family, and his ministry (see biography on Cresthill’s website) Action Item: Send Ray a note, email, or text encouraging him today.

3 – Communion Sunday: Pray that we would once again be reminded of who we are/whose we are/and our ministry to this world.  Action Item:           Rededicate yourself today to our church’s mission and ministry.

4 – Pray for Pastor Carla, Worship Leader/Youth & Young adults Ministry (see biography on Cresthill’s website) Action Item:  Send Carla a note/email/text of encouragement today.

5 – Pray for Pastor Jimmy, his family, and his ministry (see biography on Cresthill’s website) Action Item:  Send Jimmy a note/email encouraging him today!

6 – Pray for Sharon Bagnell, Deacon Vice-Chair, her family and ministry.  Action Item: Send Sharon a note/email/etc. of encouragement today.

7 – Pray for Bill Giles, Deacon Chair, his family  and ministry.  Action Item: Send Bill a note/email/etc. of encouragement today.

8 – Fasting Friday (6 am-6pm) : Pray for God to search your heart and reveal to you anything keeping you from your destiny.  Repent and give it to God – Press on!  Action Item: Journal your discoveries and decisions today!

9 –  Pray for deacon Shirley Brown, her family and ministry.  Action Item:  Send Shirley a note of encouragement today.

10 – Mother’s Day – Pray for Moms everywhere engaged in the hardest job on earth: parenting .  Pray that we would all honor our mothers today.  Action Item: Find a way to honor mothers today.

11 –  Pray for your neighbors and your ministry to them.  Action Item: Show a random act of kindness to your neighbors today!

12 –  Pray for our outreach to our neighbors who have family members with special needs.  Action Item:  Reach out in love to someone with special needs today!

13 – Pray for Deacon Carolyn Eberhard, her family , and her ministry.   Action Item: Send Carolyn a note of encouragement today!

14 –  Pray for Deacon Belinda Hooks., her family, and her ministry.  Action Item:  Send Belinda a note of encouragement today!

15 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm)  – Pray for our church security team: Bernard Moore, Les Mullens, Jim Rice, Dan Bagnell, Peter Bagnell, Tim Ray, Carole Smith, Tim Nagel, Lee Hackett, Jose Conde, Marcus Hairston and Bill Giles.  Action Item:  Express your appreciation to members of our security team  by sending one or more of them a note of encouragement.

16 – Armed Forces Day – Let us pray for all our active Military Service        Members and their families. Action Item: Show someone in uniform a         random act of kindness today!

17 – Pray for Deacon Dan Bagnell, his family, and his ministry.  Action Item: Send Dan a note of encouragement today!

18 –  Pray for Deacon Rick Decuir, his family, and his ministry.  Action Item: Send Rick a note of encouragement today!

19 – Pray for Deacon Monique Owens, her family, and her ministry.  Action Item:  Send Monique a note of encouragement today!

20 –  Pray for Deacon Jerome Travers, his family, and his ministry.  Action Item:  Send Jerome a note of encouragement today!

21 –  Pray for Robin Murphy, Cresthill Office Administrator and Treasurer, her family, and her ministry.  (See biography on Cresthill’s website.) Action Item:  Send Robin a note of encouragement today!

22 –  Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) – Pray for God to raise up and call ministers and missionaries in our church!  Action Item: If God is calling you, make that commitment this Sunday in worship!

23 – Pray for Pastor Stephen Gibson, The City of Refuge, his family, and his ministry.  Action Item:  Go to atthecity.org and make a donation to their      ministry today!

24 – Pray for Pastor Tommy Rowe, his family, and his ministry (see biography on Cresthill’s website.) Action Item:  Send Tommy a note of encouragement today!

25 – Memorial Day: Pray for families of those who gave their lives through military service to preserve our freedoms and protect our lives.  Action Item: Attend the Memorial Day Parade in your community and thank a military    family for their service.

26 –  Pray for the churches in the Greater Bowie Community, their Pastors and staff, their members and their ministry. Action Item: Select a church in Bowie, go to their website, and send them a note of encouragement .

27 –  Pray for the Community Ministries that Cresthill partners with  to share the love of God. Action Item: Go to the website of a Cresthill ministry partner and send them a note of encouragement.  (for example, Bowie Crofton      Pregnancy Clinic.)

28 –  Pray for our ministry to our neighbors, acts of kindness to open doors to share Christ.  Action Item:  Show a random act of kindness to someone today!

29 – Fasting Friday (6am-6pm) Pray that as many of us are making preparations for summer, we would not forget our ministries, and our church (stewardship) while away on vacation. Action Item:  Make arrangements to financially support our church while you are away this summer. Give here

30 – Pray for our on-line ministries.  Action Item: Host a Facebook Watch Party for our worship service this Sunday!

 
 
 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
How can we pray for you?  Email your prayer requests to prayer@cresthill.org.In your email, please indicate whether you want the request to just go to the Senior Pastor, the Prayer Team, or the church body.
 
During this time of social distancing, you may find that you have a need for help with things like picking up a prescription or a few grocery items. Email your need to the church, and it will be sent out to the deacons (church members have deacons and should communicate with them directly) and the church body, and we will work with you to help. Use prayer@cresthill.org.