Steadfastly Praying As We Search For A New Pastor

“Pray that the Lord your God will tell us where we should go and what we should do.” Jeremiah 42:3

Be Ready for His Rescue - Week of May 13, 2018


Scripture:  “So Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I hereby put you in charge of the whole land of Egypt. Then Pharaoh took his signet ring from his finger and put it on Joseph’s finger. He dressed him in robes of fine linen and put a gold chain around his neck. He had him ride in a chariot as his second-in-command, and people shouted before him, make way! Thus he put him in charge of the whole land of Egypt.”  Genesis 41:41-43


Prayer:  Dear Lord, we pray that you will fill us with anticipation and excitement over what you are

accomplishing during this time of waiting, for us, our families, and our church. Prepare us for the fulfillment

of your plan, as we witness it coming to pass.

Trust Him - Week of May 6, 2018

Scripture: “God sent me before you to preserve for you a remnant in the earth, and to keep

you alive by a great deliverance.”  Genesis 45:7


Prayer:  Father God, teach us to trust you in your purpose and your timing, that even when we can’t see you,

you are bringing all things together for your purpose, the saving of many lives.

Accept the Iron - Week of April 29, 2018


Scripture: “They bruised his feet with shackles, his neck was put in irons, till what he foretold came to pass,

till the word of the Lord proved him true.”  Psalm 105:18-19


Prayer:  Lord, we accept what you are doing in our lives and church, knowing that through the process we will see the miraculous fulfillment of your word, and that your plan is far greater for us than we can imagine.

Revive the Hope - Week of April 22, 2018

Scripture:  “But when all goes well with you, remember me and show me kindness; mention me to

Pharaoh and get me out of this prison.”  Genesis 40:14


Prayer:  Dear Lord, we thank you that no matter what our circumstances are, whether in our personal lives or

in our church, we have hope that can only come from you. Fill us with your hope, that we may share it

with others, in confidence of your breakthrough.

Prepare in Faith - Week of April 15, 2018

Scripture:  “The Lord was with Joseph so that he prospered…..”  Genesis 39:2-6

"But while Joseph was there in the prison, the Lord was with him; he showed

him kindness and granted him favor.”  Genesis 39:20-21


Prayer:  Father God, during this time of transition, we ask that you would increase our faith, and create

within us the desire to continue faithfully serving you, knowing that you are able to show us your favor

and prosper us even in the midst of great trials.

Remember the Dream - Week of April 8, 2018


Scripture:  “Then Joseph had a dream…”  Genesis 37:5

“Joseph remembered the dream…”  Genesis 42:9


Prayer:  Lord, as we are praying for our church and the direction we should go, we ask that you would bring

back to our hearts and minds, the dream and calling you gave us when we first came to you. Just as you did for Joseph, remind us of the great plans you have for our lives, our families, and for our church.