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  • Prayer of Confession | John Buffington

    On Sunday, January 6, 2019, John Buffington prayed a Prayer of Confession. The text of his prayer is below. We hope his words will continue to convict and inspire you this week.Lord, we come before you as needy, broken people.

  • Prayer of Confession: Anna Rogness

    On Sunday, December 2, Anna Rogness prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of her prayer is below. We hope that her words continue to inspire and convict you this week.We come before You this morning acknowledging that You are God and we are not.

  • Prayer of Confession: Shawn Rozier

    On Sunday, November 11, Shawn Rozier prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of his prayer is below. We hope that his words continue to inspire and convict you this week.Dear Father,Thank you for the grace you richly give us to bring confession and repentance into our lives.

  • Prayer of Praise: Damian Crichigno

    On Sunday, November 4, 2018, Damian Crichigno prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of his prayer is below. We hope that his words continue to inspire and convict you this week.Loving Father, The fact that, this morning, most of us can call you "Father" is reason enough to be grateful to You.

  • Prayer of Praise: Kevin Khoffie

    On Sunday, October 7, 2018, Kevin Khoffie shared the following Prayer of Praise to begin our meeting. We hope that his words continue to inspire your hearts to worship this week.A Prayer of Praise to the Most High God!Almighty and everlasting Father, we are before your throne to declare that you are good and you are faithful! We acknowledge your being and who you are: the most Blessed and most Glorious, the Ancient of Days! We call out to you because you are worthy of all praise!

  • Third Quarterly Prayer Meeting Prayer Points | Students

    On Sunday evening, September 23, we gathered together for our third quarterly prayer night. The theme for the evening was prayer for students/young people in our church and community. Prayer points and scripture readings from the meeting are below for your continued use.2018 Quarterly Prayer MeetingYoung People“One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts.

  • Third Quarterly Prayer Meeting Prayer Points | Students

    On Sunday evening, September 23, we gathered together for our third quarterly prayer night. The theme for the evening was prayer for students/young people in our church and community. Prayer points and scripture readings from the meeting are below for your continued use.2018 Quarterly Prayer MeetingYoung People“One generation shall commend your works to another, and shall declare your mighty acts.

  • Prayer of Confession: Ben Taylor

    On Sunday, September 23, Ben Taylor prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of his prayer is below. We hope that his words continue to inspire and convict you this week.Father, we confess the times when we have turned inward for salvation instead of seeking You; You said not to be anxious, but to make our requests known to You, but we’ve stayed in our own heads with our complaining, our worrying, our self-pity instead of turning to the God who hears and is ful...

  • Third Quarterly Prayer Meeting: Prayer for Students

    Choosing the focus of our quarterly prayer meetings is no easy task. You could make a good argument that every realm of our life and mission as a church merits intercession. There is also compelling biblical precedent for focusing our prayers on a specific issue.

  • Prayer of Confession: Kevin Khoffie

    On Sunday, June 24, Kevin Khoffie prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of his prayer is below. We hope that his words continue to inspire and convict you this week.Eternal and merciful God, we bow our heads and hearts before youAnd we confess that we have too often forgotten that we belong to youYou have loved us with a love beyond our understanding,You have kept your covenant with us, and you have set us on paths of righteousness through your son Jesus ChristWe ...

  • Prayer of Praise: Serena Walker

    On Sunday, April 29, 2018, Serena Walker shared the following Prayer of Praise from the Valley of Vision to begin our meeting. We hope that her words continue to inspire your hearts to worship this week.THREE IN ONE, ONE IN THREE, GOD OF MY SALVATION,Heavenly Father, blessed Son, eternal Spirit,       I adore thee as one Being, one Essence,   one God in three distinct Persons,   for bringing sinners to thy knowledge and to     thy kingdom. O Father, thou hast l...

  • Prayer of Praise: Stephanie Shanks

    On Sunday, April 22, 2018, Stephanie Shanks shared the following Prayer of Confession to begin our meeting. We hope that her words continue to convict and encourage your heart this week.O LORD. You are the Covenant-Keeping God.We come to you now because you first came to us.

  • Prayer of Praise: Tom Sturgeon

    On Sunday, April 15, 2018, Tom Sturgeon shared the following Prayer of Praise to begin our meeting. We hope that his words continue to inspire your hearts to worship this week.Heavenly Father, we come to you this morning to bring praise to your glorious name. We boldly come to you entering your gates with thanksgiving and your courts with praise!

  • Prayer of Confession: Katheryn Shanks

    On Sunday, February 18, Katheryn Shanks prayed a Prayer of Confession as part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of her prayer is below. We hope that her words continue to inspire and convict you this week.We stand before You, O God, unworthy and yet deeply thankful.

  • Prayer of Confession: Angela

    On Sunday, December 10, 2017 Angela Williams shared a Prayer of Confession as a part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of her prayer is below. We hope that her words continue to convict and inspire your hearts this week!Father, we come to you thanking you that you are a God full of mercy and abounding in steadfast love.

  • Prayer Points | The Persecuted Church

    Yesterday, during our Sunday meeting, Josh led us in a time of prayer for the persecuted Church around the world. The prayer points that he used are below for your continued use, followed by a short video clip from Open Doors Ministries explaining the need.Prayer points:Pray for the physical, emotional, and spiritual protection of our brothers and sisters facing their persecutors; and for endurance in the midst of persecution. Pray for persistent faith to follow Jesus Christ and proclaim His mar...

  • Prayer Points: The Election

    On Sunday evening, October 29, we gathered together for our second quarterly prayer night. The theme for the evening was to pray for our political leaders as well as the upcoming election. Prayer points and scripture readings from the meeting are below for your continued use.2017 Quarterly Prayer Meeting Our Nation“From of old no one has heard or perceived by the ear, no eye has seen a God besides you, who acts for those who wait for him.” - Isaiah 64:4“…I urge that supp...

  • Puerto Rico Relief Fund - Sovereign Grace Churches

    Last week, Executive Director of Sovereign Grace Churches, Mark Prater, wrote a blog post about how as we as believers can help families in Puerto Rico who are suffering from the devastation of hurricane Maria. You can read the text of his post below. To visit the Sovereign Grace Churches' blog in full, click here.On September 20, Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico leaving in its path mass destruction.

  • Prayer of Confession: Barb Powers

    On Sunday, September 24, 2017 Barb Powers shared a Prayer of Confession as a part of our Sunday Meeting. The text of her prayer is below. We hope that her words continue to convict and inspire your hearts this week!Heavenly Father, we come before you this morning with our heads bowed in humble adoration for who you are.

  • From Mark Prater: How you can help in Houston

    This weekend, Sovereign Grace Churches around the country received the following message form Mark Prater, Executive Director of Sovereign Grace Ministries. As you join other believers around the nation in praying for Houston and victims of Hurricane Harvey, ask the Lord if he would have you go to Houston or give financially in order to support relief efforts. We call ourselves a "family of churches" because that's who we are, a family. Being a "family of churches" h...