Prayer

Operation Rolling Thunder

Whatcom County Prayer list

July/August 2018

Church

  • Please pray that this summer, many people from all generations come to Christ. Pray that they would be baptized. Pray for the preaching of the gospel in our local churches to increase (Palou outreach in Eugene, Franklin Graham crusades in WA, Portland City Outreach, neighborhood block parties, summer camps, and many others).
  • Pray for 5 new church plants that are in process in the county (CTK Blaine, Anglican Church, PCA Church, Sound of Hope, and a new Hispanic Church), and a merger of two churches.
  • Pray for Global Leadership Summit, a world class leadership training hosted by Cornwall Church on August 9th-10th. Many Christians and churches attend.

Government

  • Pray for the upcoming November election that we would strongly support candidates who promote justice, morality, and uphold godly laws and values. Pray that they would be raised up and supported especially by the Christian community.
  • Judge Ira Uhrig from the Superior Court of Whatcom County has passed away. Please pray that a godly individual who stands for godly principles and values would fill his vacancy in the courts of Whatcom County.

Family

  • Please pray for the families of Whatcom County this summer. Pray for resting, reconciliation, joy, marriage, family miracles, and breakthroughs in strongholds so that families love well and walk in unity. Psalms 126:2.
  • Please pray for the children in Whatcom County as they attend church and ministry outreach events. Pray for salvation, healing, and a new song in their heart. Pray for The Firs Campground, ReBound-Ray of Hope, Royal Family Kids Camp, Warm Beach, Skookum/Perch and Play, Lutherwood, Child Evangelism Outreach, etc.

Business

  • Please pray for favor, blessing, and protection over Christian business leaders and Christian businesses in Whatcom County: Woods Coffee, OverEasy, Moncrieff Construction, Faithlife, Superfeet, along with many others.
  • Pray for prayer and Bible study groups to be formed in businesses this summer.

Media

  • Pray that those who work at PRAISE 106.5 would continue to keep their eyes on Jesus, and that He would give them wisdom on how to best serve their listeners to draw them closer to Jesus.
  • Please pray for Christian actors and actresses to be bold about their faith in Jesus and to stand up for godly values.

Health

  • Pray for protection, health, and a decrease in substance abuse for teenagers and young adults in our county.
  • Pray for safety in the air, on the road, and in nature as people go on vacation this summer.

Education

  • As our students leave school, many will attend VBS or summer camps where the gospel is shared. Pray that God will lead and guide our students into salvation in Jesus Christ. Pray for Christian college students and young adults to encounter Jesus this summer. Rev. 2:1-7
  • Pray for prayer coordinators to be raised up in every school district in the county. Someone who is devoted to prayer who will connect with the Prayer Center and the staff of their district.

Social Services

  • Several nonprofits are looking for people to fill employment, board, and volunteer positions. Please pray that God would highlight and bring the right people forward to serve.
  • Pray for the non-profit Lunch & Soul Care Day at Cedar Springs on July 13th. This is an opportunity for unity, refreshment, and spending time in God’s presence.
  • Pray for the mobilization of united service projects for churches to serve the city and needs. Pray for open doors, favor, unity, and wisdom.

Strategic Missions

  • Fervent prayer is needed at this hour for India. Persecution is on the rise, and the political tide threatens to further restrict the advance the Gospel. Pray that God will intervene, even using these difficult times to propel the Gospel forward to the 1.28 billion people in India that need to hear it.
  • Pray for preparations for young adult & youth worship camps in Israel this summer: pray for equipping of the next generation in a lifestyle of worship, intercessory prayer, and living out their faith to impact their nation with the love of Christ. Pray for leaders of the camp and for all the necessary details to come together.