Central Baptist Association
Friday, September 22, 2017
One Mission--The Great Commission

From the Director of Missions


Please take a few moments and read the items below.  Pray for your association and its leaders.

Associational Emphasis Prayer Guide

The Baptist association is a partnership of local Southern Baptist churches developing and implementing cooperative Acts 1:8 strategies.  It is the desire of the association, which is comprised of many different churches, to share the story of God’s redeeming love both locally and globally.  Please use this prayer guide and pray for the Central Baptist Association of churches as they share the story of Jesus’ love.

 

Pray that Christians in our associational churches will humble themselves and seek God.
Pray that God will reveal His will to us.
Pray for a spiritual awakening in our community and in our nation.
Pray that the members of our associational churches will see the people in our community—our Jerusalem—through eyes of compassion.
Pray that the compassion of church members will move them to witness to others.
Pray that the Lord of the harvest will send workers into His field.
Pray that those that are lost will be receptive to the gospel message.
Pray that they will believe on the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, so that they will be saved.
Pray that those that accept Christ will become committed disciples.
Pray for our associational missionary and team.
Pray that they will be the spiritual leaders that God wants them to be.
Pray that God will reveal His vision that leads to a renewed passion for ministry.
Pray for their physical and spiritual protection.
Pray that God will continue to reveal the plans that He has for the association.
Pray for the implementation of those plans.
Pray that the association will prosper under the direction of the Holy Spirit.
Pray that our associational churches will become actively involved in missions in our community, our state, our nation, and around the world.
Pray for your associational missionary and team to be good witnesses.
Pray for your state missionaries, North American Mission Board, and International Mission Board missionaries to be strong witnesses for Christ.

Praise God for all the work that has been accomplished by His power through the association.
Praise God for the leaders that He has provided for the association.
Praise God for all the things that will be achieved.
Praise the Lord, for He is good!