Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Give thanks to God for the summertime. Pray for safety for our nation’s children as they return to school.
Thursday, August 2, 2018 Remember all those involved in agriculture and the growing of our food. Thank God for their labor and for God’s fruitful blessings.
Friday, August 3, 2018 Remember your loved ones who have passed from this life into the next. Praise God for the unending love we receive in this life and always.
Saturday, August 4, 2018 Enjoy the day and be thankful!
Sunday, August 5, 2018 Pray for our worship time today. May God speak to each one gathered so that the compassion of God is fulfilled on earth as in heaven.
Monday, August 6, 2018 Pray for the students as they go back to school. Give thanks for the teachers in your life.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 Pray for those who are incarcerated and for those who guard them. In this time may the everlasting Word of God guide them to repentance and reconciliation.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Think about caregivers today. Give thanks for mothers and fathers, daughters and sons, and friends who offer care, comfort and physical nurture in the name of Christ.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 Pray for our country and all leaders of government, business, church and education. These men and women make decisions that affect us all. May they be faithful examples of wise and humble leaders.
Friday, August 10, 2018 Give thanks for friends and pray for each one.
Saturday, August 11, 2018 Happy are those whose God is the Lord. Pray for your deepening love and obedience to the ways of Christ.
Sunday, August 12, 2018 Give thanks for the opportunity to worship as God directs. Pray that our country will continue to allow all who worship this same privilege.
Monday, August 13, 2018 Pray for those who suffer today. Pain and discomfort make it so hard to concentrate and can lead to depression. Be ready to minister to all who need a word of comfort.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Pray for marriages today. May God bless these relationships in difficult times and in times of great joy.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Tonight begins our Wednesday Night Dinners and Programs for the new school year. Pray about coming to this weekly fellowship for a good meal, fine company and interesting programs.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 Remember children around the world, especially those in situations of fear and insecurity. Ask God to send people to love them into adulthood so they may not turn away from God in their despair.
Friday, August 17, 2018 Praise God for the many blessings you have in your life. Remember the song “Count your Blessings” and name them one by one.
Saturday, August 18, 2018 Warm weather and beautiful nights make for chances to enjoy the world God has created. Pray for your responsibility to care for creation, even as you enjoy its blessings.
Sunday, August 19, 2018 Give thanks for Tom, our Pastor, and Darren, our Minister of Music, for all the time they invest in planning a worship experience that speaks to each one.
Monday, August 20, 2018 Pray for our Parish Nurse, Suzan Alley. Thank God for her loving and caring help in difficult situations. Give thanks for Barry, her husband, whose technological help makes worship even better.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Our preschool is gearing up for another year. Pray for Deborah and Stacia, and teachers’ aides as they prepare the rooms, plan lessons, and get ready for a new year.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Enjoy learning something new tonight at Wednesday Night Dinners. Pray for your church family as we gather to enjoy one another, and a delicious meal. Give thanks for the cooking teams.
Thursday, August 23, 2018 Are you working? Give thanks for the chance to utilize the gifts God has given you. Are you retired? Give thanks for the opportunity to give back.
Friday, August 24, 2018 Back to School Balloon Bash – fun for the whole family and community. We’ll have a cookout (bring a dessert), play water games, and then watch a favorite movie under the moon. Pray for good weather and invite your friends!
Saturday, August 25, 2018 Our youth at Cassidy are a wonderful group of talented and faithful young people. Find a chance to be a mentor to them in Sunday school or during the week. Give thanks to God for each one.
Sunday, August 26, 2018 Do you enjoy the musical offerings of the Choir, Nancy and Randall during worship? Give thanks to God for their gifts and their giving spirits. Pray for them.
Monday, August 27, 2018 For everyone involved in children and youth ministries, adult Sunday school, administrative committees, and leadership at church, remember them in prayer. Each spiritual gift is utilized for the upbuilding of God’s reign on earth. Give thanks!
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Pray for missionaries around the world who share the story of Jesus. May this work be one that promotes peace and stability in the world.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Remember those serving in our military. May they know God’s protection as they do the work assigned to them.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 Praise God for the air, the land, the rain and the fruitfulness of trees, plants and animals. May we be good stewards of God’s resources.
Friday, August 31, 2018 Make plans to have a time apart for prayer and refreshment in the Spirit. Do not neglect your spiritual life. Ask God to bless your growth in Christ-likeness.