Prayer

Operation Rolling Thunder

Whatcom County Prayer list

March/April 2020

Arts & Media

  • Pray for Praise 106.5 as they ask God for and plan for programming that will meet people’s needs and invite them into Jesus Presence.
  • Pray that the people who need the encouragement from Praise radio will find the station.
  • Pray for artists that will write songs for the secular youth market that will ‘change the narrative’ and promote life.

Business

  • The current unemployment rate is very low (praise God!) so pray for wisdom and discernment in Holy Spirit as Christian businesses hire people who sometimes don’t get to even apply.
  • Pray for Christian businesses to have a discipleship oriented philosophy specifically with new hires.

Church

  • Pray for Easter services (April 12) that many would come to know Jesus as their personal Lord and Savior. Pray for altar calls, anointed preaching of the gospel, and people to flock to churches in the thousands.
  • Pray for an increase of prayer and fasting during these next 2 months
  • Pray for the Nooksack tribe and the Lummi tribe to come to Christ, for anointing and favor with Hispanic churches reaching out to them.

Development - Social Services

  • Pray for Lighthouse mission and Engedi refuge as they not only seek to restore lives but they also work to encourage the legislature to right righteous laws.
  • Pray for the local (Lynden) YWAM base as they look to acquire a building and launch a new base in the city of Bellingham – with a local focus.

Education

  • Pray for our state senators and representatives as they consider legislation that could have a devastating impact on our children. Pray for wisdom and discernment. Pray for believing legislators to speak with boldness and have favor with their colleagues.
  • Two fold prayer focus of churches to pray for protection and the presence of Holy Spirit over a neighborhood school, and staff prayer times in each building before school once per week.

Family

  • Pray for the 40 days for Life campaign beginning Feb 26th. Pray the gentle and powerful Holy Spirit will protect and encourage all those who go to pray at the Planned Parenthood abortion facility. Pray that women with a crisis pregnancy will find the Whatcom County Pregnancy Clinic and choose life. Pray for the church of Whatcom County to stand for life. Ps 91, Acts 4:29
  • Pray for the church to love well and speak truth gently yet clearly into lives of those who experience gender dysphoria, beginning with the kids in the church. 1 Timothy 1:5 and Romans 5:5.

Government

  • Pray that drug suppliers and dealers will be exposed during this spring. Pray for kids to be protected from temptation to experimental drug use.
  • Pray for wisdom and influence for all godly elected officials to give a bold voice for righteousness in state and local law and policy making sessions.

Social Services

  • Pray that the Church of Whatcom County and specifically the church of Bellingham, would get involved, be engaged in City government, pay attention, and let their voices be heard.
  • Pray for the TRUTH to be sought after in committee meetings, hearings, debates over city, county ordinances and policies.

Healthcare

  • Pray for small groups of health care workers to find encouragement in prayer with and for each other at the work place, before shifts, at lunch, etc.
  • Pray for God to move in the midst of the COVID-19 health crisis. Pray for healing for the sick, protection for workers, and provision for individuals and families in our community.

International Missions

  • Pray for Go2020. Pray that God will raise up a hundred million in united prayer for a billion soul harvest, each one praying for and witnessing to 5 unbelievers in their circle if influence.
  • Pray for Israel and the 3rd round of elections coming up in March. Pray for truth to be known about the government and for a coalition to form of God’s choosing.