Bended-Knee Weekly Prayer Focus

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #1

  1. Pray and thank God for Jesus!

  1. Pray that you will see how blessed you are in the Lord.

    -take your thoughts off of what you do not have

    -think of the many ways you are blessed by God

  1. Praise God for loving you.

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #2

  1. Give thanks that God is merciful – loving us even though we don’t deserve it.

 

  1. Pray for your church family – by name. Thank God for the privilege of being part of a loving church family.

 

  1. Pray for the ministries of our church and our people who have taken leadership roles. Ask God to show you where you can be a part in these ministries.

 

 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #3

  1. Praise the LORD that you are wonderfully made!

  1. Pray that God would draw us together as a true

    family of God - in mind, in heart, in soul, in

    purpose – as a real witness before the community

    we live in.

  2. Ask God to give you one person in our church to encourage this week by note or phone call.

4. Pray that the “Good News” of Jesus will change lives right here in our community, starting with people we know and pray for.

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

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Week #5

  1. Praise the LORD for loving you – shown by God sending His only Son Jesus to die for your sins.

 

  1. Pray for God to show you how to love others the way Jesus loves you.

 

  1. Thank the LORD for your church family. Pray for those who sat near you in worship last Sunday.

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

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Week #6

  1. Thank the LORD for His amazing grace!

 

  1. Praise God that He has gifted you to serve Him. Ask the LORD to bless our church as we together serve Christ Jesus.

 

  1. Pray that God would show us how to help one another that we would grow to be like Jesus.

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

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Week #7

  1. Pray for a deep desire to study the Bible – God’s Word.

 

  1. Pray to see the beautiful work of Christ and your part in it.

 

  1. Thank the LORD for His gentle way of love.

 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #8

  1. Praise the LORD, for He has made you “new.”

 

  1. Thank the LORD for His grace and forgiveness. Ask God to forgive you today of any sin that comes between you and Christ.

 

  1. Pray for the Lord Jesus to help you guard your mind and tongue – ask God to give you the heart, mind, and soul of a “builder” in the house of God. 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

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for

Week #9

  1. Thank the Lord for loving you – no matter what!

 

  1. Take time to “watch for God,” a real God in your real world.

 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #10

  1. Thank the LORD for His Holy Spirit. Ask God to fill

you with His Spirit each day.

 

  1. Pray for spiritual wisdom – that you may understand the will of God, made clear in His Word.

 

  1. Pray for those in your Sunday School Class – that together you will walk in the light of Christ.

 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #11

Praise the LORD with the Doxology:

Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;

Praise Him, all creatures here below.

Praise Him above, ye heavenly host;

Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen.”

 

 

Thank God for the joy of knowing Jesus as Savior and Lord.

 

Pray for what can be so hard to do – live in humbleness before God and mankind.

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #12

Praise and thank the LORD for standing with you – no

matter what comes your way. As the psalmist

testifies, “If it had not been the LORD who was

on our side…” (Psalm 124:1).

 

Pray and ask God to open our eyes as a church to the

real spiritual battle we face, giving thanks to the

Father that the victory has already been won

through His Son, Jesus, at the cross and through

His resurrection (the tomb is empty – thanks be

to God).  

 

 

 

Bended-Knee Battle Ground

Prayer Focus

for

Week #13

 

            Pray and thank God for the privilege of prayer. Ask Him to daily help you stay in touch with Him and in fellowship with your fellow believers.

 

            Ask God to put someone in your path to whom you can pass on His blessings.

 

            Thank God daily for the joy of knowing and serving Him.

 

 

This is the final prayer focus for our

Bended-Knee Battle Ground Prayer Experience.

Thank you for participating in this 13-week time of devotions

and focused prayer together for our church and beyond.

May we continue together in the believer’s journey of loving God,

growing together, and reaching our world for Christ.

A special thank you to Mrs. Brenda Nybro, our Minister of Music,

who assisted in a wonderful way with the “weekly prayer focus.”