World Concerns

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

This natural disaster recovery prayer helps us enlist God’s help, protection, provision and guidance for restoration and recovery for victims and their families who are suffering from injury, loss of loved ones, loss of homes and jobs.  Natural disasters can strike anywhere at any time and include things like wildfires, floods, storms, hurricanes, tornadoes and…

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World Communion Day Prayer for Peace

This is a prayer for peace, unity and reconciliation used on Worldwide Communion Sunday to celebrate our unity across denominations and nationalities as we promote peace and justice throughout the earth. World Communion Day Prayer We give thanks to you through your Son, Jesus Christ, who is the way that leads to peace. He is…

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Prayer for Mass Murder Victims, Families and Communities

Praying for mass murder victims, families and communities is a powerful way to bring God’s presence into the darkness of grief and terror to bring God’s healing love. Prayer for Mass Murder Victims, Families and Communities  Dear Heavenly Father, Our hearts are broken today as we contemplate the numbing circumstances of another mass murder in…

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Prayer for Rain

Praying for rain is very Biblical because Israel depended greatly on the usual arrival of the winter and spring rains to grow their crops in a semi-arid climate.  Here is a prayer for rain that can be used individually or can be used in church services or prayer groups. Prayer for Rain Dear Creator of…

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Earth Day Prayer

This Earth Day Prayer is useful for any day you want to speak with God about your thankfulness for His creation and to ask for His help in respecting and conserving the natural resources that sustain our lives. An Earth Day Prayer is appropriate on April 22 when Earth Day is celebrated to highlight our…

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Praying for the Peace of Israel – Psalm 122

In the Scriptures it tells us to pray for the peace of Jerusalem.  Here is Psalm 122 which you can use as your prayer for the peace of God’s people. Psalm 122 I rejoiced with those who said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” Our feet are standing in your…

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Ecumenical Prayer Cycle to Cover all Regions of the World

The following prayer plan allows you to pray in concert with Christians of every denomination all over the globe to cover every region in prayer during the course of a year.  This is an outreach of the World Council of Churches.  You can find specific requests for each country on this link.   Here is…

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World Peace Prayer Scriptures

These World Peace Prayer Scriptures can be used to pray God’s heart and intentions that the world live in peace.  This  God-given peace includes peace among nations and the absence of war, peace with others, peace with God and inner peace during times of trouble. When we pray for peace on earth, we are praying…

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