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World Concerns

Prayer for Worldwide Economic Stability

Worldwide economic instability causes fear and distress and prayer can help us move toward a feeling of security in our personal and communal lives by acknowledging our dependence on God as our source of all provision and help.   Here is a prayer for worldwide economic stability that can be used as a personal prayer or…

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Prayer for the Church

Praying for the church is one of the secrets of successful, vibrant ministries. Here is a prayer for the church written by inspirational author Evelyn Bence. Prayer for the Church Lord, bless the worship and work of Your church: my own congregation and the expansive community of faith that gathers in groups across my city,…

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Mental Illness Education and Support Prayer

This mental illness education and support prayer can be used during Mental Health awareness Week or Month or at other times to ask for God’s help in the way we respond as a community to the needs of those with mental illness. Those with mental illness often suffer secretly because of the lack of awareness…

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Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem Christmas Tree

Creating a small Peace of Jerusalem Christmas tree is a good way to pray for the peace of Jerusalem as we recall the events of the birth of Christ that took place in the Holy Land.  I  created a small Christmas tree in my foyer to help me pray for the peace of Jerusalem.  Since…

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Prayer Against Terrorism

When acts of terrorism and violence shatter our feelings of security prayer can be used as a strong weapon.  Through prayer we can pray for the victims of terrorism and pray for God’s ongoing protection.  We can pray that terrorism plots be discovered and uncovered and we can pray for the law enforcement and military…

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Bible Verse Prayer for Unity

Is praying for Christian unity important?  One of the last acts of Christ before his arrest was to pray for unity and love amongst all Christians.  He prayed this prayer on Maunday Thursday, or the night of the Last Supper when he gave his last great teachings to the disciples.  The word Maundy comes from…

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Natural Disaster Recovery Prayer

When a natural disaster hits we need a way to pray to God for restoration and recovery for victims and their families who are suffering from injury, loss of loved ones, loss of homes and jobs.  This Natural disaster recovery prayer can be used as a personal prayer or as a group prayer. Natural Disaster…

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