Prayer Requests | June 5th, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to cover our leadership and campers in prayer for our Legend of the Sword camp – June 12th – 16th.  We will be talking about temptation and how to combat it with the Word of God.
Below you will find specific ways to pray for us.
1.      Safety for all leadership and children
2.      Hearts to be open to receive the message of God for each camper and leader
3.      Pray against distraction – tiredness, sore muscles, homesickness etc.. 
4.      Strength and wisdom for leadership - cabin leaders, student helpers, activity support,                staff and pastors
5.      Monday night our theme is “Be On Guard” Isaiah 40:30
6.      Tuesday night - “Attack the Lie” John 8:44
7.      Wednesday night - “Be Humble” 1 Peter 5:5-6
8.      Thursday night - “Be Still and Rest” Psalm 62:5
“For the world will offer only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the father, but from this world.” 1 John 2:16

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.”  Hebrews 4:12

Health / Restoration / Life
"God heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.”  Psalm 147:3

Pray healing for a cancer patient who is now in hospice care.

Pray with one for God’s justice to prevail in a court case set for July.  Pray court costs to be covered and restitution would be made.

Pray safety for those driving in an unsafe situation near one’s home.  Pray God’s deliverance of her two adult children and how she can effectively pray for them.

Pray with one for a healthy pregnancy, delivery, and health for her son; a reliable job; guidance; and a father figure for her son.

Pray health with one for family and friends. Pray she will have discernment to travel to Zambia and Ghana to help with a ministry.  Pray for a long distance relationship to come to fruition.

Pray healing for one’s 85-year-old mother who is hospitalized with broken bones after a fall.  Pray for her family because ‘there is a lot going on.”

Pray healing with one for her marriage and family. Pray also for schooling, her job, cancellation of her husband’s deployment to Korea, and church home.

Pray for one going through a big life change after her wedding was cancelled. Pray for her submission to God.

Pray for a young couple dealing with post-labor and delivery medical issues.  Pray healing for a teen sibling with depression.

Pray healing for a pancreatic cancer sufferer who has completed his chemo and now faces 28 days of radiation.  Praise God for good test results.

Pray healing for one who has terrible acne.

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.”  Psalm 46:1

Pray with a husband for complete restoration of his marriage.  The restoration process has started, but ‘the other person’ involved in the past continues to try to be involved now.  Pray for deliverance.

Pray with one that another will not disclose a confidential matter to another.

 Finances & Provision
“And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that always having all sufficiency in everything, you may have an abundance for every good deed;” 2 Corinthians 9:8

Pray with one for her and her fiancé who both need jobs.

Pray with one for her unemployment situation and her feeling of loneliness.

Pray with one who has been unemployed for five months and peace with her parents.

Spiritual Matters / Salvation
“Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.”  Isaiah 12:2

Pray with a mother to have victory over spiritual battles so her two children will have provision growing up.

Pray with one for another’s salvation before marriage.  Pray for God’s leading and guidance in his life.

Pray God’s deliverance of one’s father from demon possession.

Pray with a mother for her son to return to God.

Pray with one to strengthen her connection with Christ, have financial provision, and protection and salvation for a friend.

Pray with one for salvation of another and deliverance, healing and restoration from his drug addiction.

Pray with one for her and her boyfriend to have victory over spiritual battles.

Fiona Reid