Prayer Strategies

Summer Blitz Prayer Focus

By June 17, 2019 No Comments

As we gather to pray at 90+ schools this week, feel free to use this prayer focus as a springboard in your groups. Focus on one or two verses/session or utilize all of them, however you sense the Lord leading at each school. We thank God in advance for all He will accomplish this week!

Praise God for His Love “For great is Your love, higher than the heavens…” Psalm 108:3

Praise God who Hears “Because He turned His ear to me, I will call on Him as long as I live.” Psalm 116:2

Break Chains: “He led them from the darkness and deepest gloom; He snapped their chains.” Ps. 107:14

Claim Schools for God “I will give you every place you set your foot.” Joshua 1:3

Open Doors for Keep Watch “…a great door for effective work has opened to me…” I Cor. 16:9

Hearts of Hope “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him.” Romans 15:13

Pray for Students

Believe Truth: “Then you will know the truth and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32

Friendship: “Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise…” Proverbs 13:20

Growth: “Jesus grew in wisdom and in stature and in favor with God and all the people.” Luke 2:52

Hear God: “And Samuel replied, ‘Speak, for your servant is listening.’” Samuel 3:10

Peace: “All your children will be taught of the Lord and great will be their peace.” Isaiah 54:13

Salvation: “Believe in the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved, you and your household.” Acts 16:31

Pray for Teachers, Principals, Superintendents, Staff

Courage: “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9

Joy: “You shall go out with joy and be led forth with peace.” Isaiah 55:12

Purpose: “You have carried out the mission the Lord your God gave you.” Joshua 22:3

Refreshment: “You refresh the weary and satisfy the faint.” Job 31:25

Rest: “Find rest, O my soul, in God alone; my hope comes from Him.” Psalm 62:5

Pray for Families

Encouragement: “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up…” I Thessalonians 5:11

Forgiveness: “Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Eph. 4:32

Protection: “In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8

Relationships: “How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity!” Psalm 133:1

Safety: “Deliver me, O Lord, from evil men; preserve me from violent men…” Psalm 140:1

Worship: “Worship the Lord with gladness, come before Him with joyful songs.” Psalm 100:2

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