July 31st ~ Prayer Challenge for America


pray for America2 Chronicles 7:14

“If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land.”

 

Father God,

We come to You today and lift up this nation. Scripture promises that if your people will humble themselves, and seek You, that You will hear and answer our prayers, and heal our land. God, this country desperately needs your great healing. We are your people, but so many of us have lost our way. Open the eyes of Your people to recognize the harm we have done to this nation, and forgives us our great national sins. Touch us all to repent and turn back to You. We call upon You to help us change our ways so You will want to heal and bless America. Lord, shed your grace on us.

Amen.

Thank you for praying for our nation this past month. Never underestimate the power of prayer!

Blessings to you all!

July 26 ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Proverbs 14:34:

Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people.”

 

 

Father God,

Forgive us our great national sins. As a people we have turned our back on You and acted in vile and despicable ways. Forgive us and guide us to righteousness. Help us to flee from sin and act righteously. Touch our tongues and make our speech gentle and kind. Help us change our ways so we act honorably and with humility in every situation. Make us a beacon of light to others. Help us to act rightly in every endeavor and serve everyone we meet for the good of every person, family, community, and the entire nation.

Amen.

 

 

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July 23rd ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Psalm 2:10-11

Now therefore, O kings, be wise; be warned, O rulers of the earth. Serve the Lord with fear, and rejoice with trembling.”

 

Holy God,

We thank you for those You have chosen to lead in our communities and the nation. You have given us leaders of many kinds for Your purposes. Fill their hearts with the desire to serve You by serving this nation’s people with honesty and integrity. Grant all our leaders the godly wisdom they need to handle the affairs of our nation and our communities in an honorable way, and to bless all the people. Let the people rejoice with good and godly leadership.

Amen.

 

 

 

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July 20th ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Psalm 67:3-4

“Let the peoples praise you, O God; let all the peoples praise you! Let the nations be glad and sing for joy, for you judge the peoples with equity and guide the nations upon earth.

Lord,

We lift up our praises and thanks to You for all You have given us and done for us. You have greatly blessed this nation and the people in it. Our prosperity is the envy of many. Guide us to be the country You envisioned. Quiet our spirits and help us sing Your praises and be satisfied with what You have given us. Help us to not be greedy, but to reach out and help others from Your bounty.

Amen.

 

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July 13th ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Lamentations 3:40-41

Let us test and examine our ways, and return to the Lord!
Let us lift up our hearts and hands to God in heaven.”

Heavenly Father,

Only you are Holy. We acknowledge we have sinned against You – as a people and individually. Guide us to truly examine ourselves and our ways and to repent, for ourselves and this nation. Be merciful to us and guide us back to a right relationship with You. We lift up our hearts and hands in praise and thanksgiving to You Lord, and we and thank You for Your blessings, guidance, and forgiveness.

Amen.

 

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July 9th ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Job 12:23

He makes nations great, and he destroys them; he enlarges nations, and leads them away.”

 

Great and Mighty God,

We know your blessing has been upon this nation. You have given our citizens the ability to be creative in solving our problems. Our labor is talented and you have provided for us with the choicest of food, beautiful and functional shelter, the finest clothing, and the greatest advances in medicine. We are blessed with a very comfortable life style. Our prosperity could have only come from you. Help us to remember that these blessings are from You alone. We are grateful and thank You for these many blessings and ask you to protect them, and protect us from those who would do us harm.

Amen.

 

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July 8th ~ Prayer Challenge for America


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Romans 13:1

Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.”

Mighty and Wise Lord,

We recognize that You have placed certain authorities over us to govern and lead us, and to provide for the public good. Grant those in authority great wisdom them to act justly in every circumstance. Surround them with godly counsel and inspire then to enact just laws and policies to bring the ultimate good to our nation and its citizens. Help us to be obedient and follow the laws put in place for the welfare of the masses. Yet, help us also recognize any deviation from your commands and remember to always act according to Your Word.

Amen.

 

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