Sunday, July 1, 2018
Pray for someone you love who needs His salvation.
Monday, July 2, 2018 Pray for those who have had to flee their homes in order to find safety.
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 Pray for those who persecute others that their hearts and minds will be open to know and share God’s love.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 INDEPENDENCE DAY – Thank God for all of the liberties that we can enjoy by following in His ways.
Thursday, July 5, 2018 Remember in prayer today the military personnel who are “missing in action” from our past wars. Ask God to comfort and sustain their families in their grief and uncertainty.
Friday, July 6, 2018 Pray for those who struggle with financial bondage, asking how God would have us to help them to know His ways.
Saturday, July 7, 2018 Give thanks for caregivers today, for mothers and fathers, for nurses and doctors, and for the ones who care for elderly family members. The sacrifice of Christ is shown in their daily, loving care for others.
God has taken his place in the divine council; in the midst of the gods he holds judgment: “How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked? Give justice to the weak and the orphan; maintain the right of the lowly and the destitute… deliver them from the hand of the wicked.” Psalm 82: 1 – 4
Sunday, July 8, 2018 Offer songs of praise and worship to God today – for God is always working for our good!
Monday, July 9, 2018 Ask God to find a way to be reconciled to someone you have hurt, or someone who has hurt you. Let go of past injuries so God can give you a new future.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Pray for those who are seeking employment that they may find work that fits their gifts and graces.
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Ask God to lead you in new ways to balance your life for good health.
Thursday, July 12, 2018 Give thanks for opportunities to know God and know ourselves better.
Friday, July 13, 2018 Pray for those who are sick in body, mind or spirit that they may be healed.
Saturday, July 14, 2018 Be joyful and thankful as you recognize that God is always with us and will never leave us.
“Hear the supplications of your servant and of your people Israel when they pray toward this place. Hear from Heaven, your dwelling place; and when you hear, forgive.” 2 Chronicles 6:21
Sunday, July 15, 2018 Pray for those who are traveling, for their safety and that they share God’s love as opportunities are presented.
Monday, July 16, 2018 Pray for our youth and their leaders as they head out for their mission trip to Project Crossroads.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Pray for the United Methodist Church that we know God’s will for us and that we be united in seeking His will.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 May God guide you today to complete a task you have left undone for too long. Pray for the energy and focus needed to complete it.
But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things; there is need of only one thing. Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her.” Luke 10: 41-42
Thursday, July 19, 2018 Sit outside tonight, watching the fireflies. Simply rest in the goodness of creation. Let you heart respond to the beauty around you, and give thanks.
Friday, July 20, 2018 Pray for the committees and councils that guide our common work together at Cassidy. Give thanks for each individual who serves, and ask God to guide their deliberations in the ways of the Kingdom.
Saturday, July 21, 2018 Ask God to give us His vision for ministry here at Cassidy UMC and to begin a movement that will make it happen.
Sunday, July 22, 2018 Spend 10 minutes in silence today, slowly breathing in and breathing out, filling your mind with the Jesus prayer, “Jesus Christ, one with God, have mercy on me, a sinner.”
Monday, July 23, 2018 Pray for others today. In every daily task you undertake, such as laundry, cooking dinner, watching the children, offer prayers of grateful intercession for the people and situations that God lays upon your heart.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Pray for the leaders of our country, that every decision they make be carefully reviewed through the will of God.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Ask God to help you see the places of unnecessary busyness in your life. Pray that He will redeem them for His work.
Thursday, July 26, 2018 Pray for those who are sick today, or experiencing a long-term illness. There is a special need for the presence of God. We can be God’s presence to them by our prayers and our acts of kindness.
Friday, July 27, 2018 Pray for Tom, our pastor and for Darren, our minister of music, as they prepare for worship this Sunday, and every Sunday. Pray for all the musicians, liturgists, acolytes, altar guild, and ushers who make our time of worship on Sunday such a blessing.
Saturday, July 28, 2018 Offer special prayers for children and youth today. Ask God to prepare them for another learning year and to bless these last days of summer vacation.
“As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.” Col 2: 6-7
Sunday, July 29, 2018 In all things, give thanks.
Monday, July 30, 2018 Remember those who are grieving today. Perhaps you are grieving, too. God, who never leaves us, walks with us in our grief. Pray for one another.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 Ask for God’s forgiveness in those areas that you have let Him down. Ask for His strength to do those things that bring Him glory.