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PRAY FOR BROOKWOOD’S MINISTRIES “And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” (Colossians 3:17) “Brookwood exists for the glory of God and the good of others.” -

Family Ministry: (Children, Students, Young Adults, Adult Discipleship) 55+ Ministry Men’s & Ladies Ministries Preaching Ministry Missions Ministry Worship Ministry Greeter Ministry Other Ministries: BCAT (Brookwood Child Advocacy Team); Sewing, Homebound; Grace (Special Needs); The Well

PRAY FOR BROOKWOOD’S MINISTERIAL STAFF “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord life up his countenance upon you and give you peace.” (Numbers 6:24-26) -

David Rice, Pastor; Wife: Celina John Harp, Associate Pastor; Wife: Barbara John Walker, Associate Pastor; Wife: Melissa Scott Ridenour, Associate Pastor; Wife: Naikia Lauren Brown, Children’s Minister; Husband: Huey Daniel Faulkner, Student Minister; Wife: Summer Joe Tarr, Modern Worship Leader & Young Adult Minister; Wife: Lauren


PRAY FOR OUR LOCAL & MISSION PARTNERS “… The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.” (Matthew 9:37-38)

LOCAL PARTNERS - The Hub - Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission - Heart of Hope - Care Pregnancy Center - CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) - Every Warrior - Common Ground - Faith and Fostering - Southern Hills Elementary School - Baptist Bible Fellowship (Pastor James Jenkins) - Morning Star Baptist (Paster Theron Jackson) MISSION PARTNERS - Bobby & Lakeisha Williams, New Orleans, Louisiana - Jonathan & Courtney Bryant, Toronto, Canada - Erik & Susan Resendez, Hope for El Salvador - Dan & Chuy Hall, MITC (Mexican Indian Training Center) - Land of a Thousand Hills, Rwanda - Mark Sutton, Haiti - NAMB - IMB


PRAY FOR UNITY

“How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!” (Psalm 133:1) -

Pray for unity in our families Pray for unity within the church (one body, one spirit, one call) Pray for unity in our city (racial, spiritual) Pray for unity in our nation Pray for wisdom to set aside differences Pray for the love needed to work together

PRAY FOR SPIRITUAL GROWTH

“And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ—to the glory and praise of God.” (Philippians 1:9-11) -

Pray for the discipleship of believers, for continual growth in our knowledge and understanding of the gospel Pray for transformation into Christlikeness Pray for demonstrations of the Fruit of the Spirit in the lives of believers Pray for hearts of servanthood


PRAY FOR MARRIAGES/FAMILIES

“walk … with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” (Ephesians 4:1-3) -

Pray for Christ-centered marriage and family Pray for family discipleship (pray and study God’s Word together) Pray for the protection of hearts (honesty & forgiveness) Pray for unity and like-mindedness Pray for health and restoration Pray for husbands, wives, children

PRAY FOR THE PERSECUTED CHURCH

“So Peter was kept in prison, but the church was earnestly praying to God for him.” (Acts 12:5) -

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Pray for those suffering for the name of Christ - Pray for justice - Pray for steadfast faith in the face of death - Pray for protection - Pray for religious freedom Pray for God’s glory to shine through it all - Pray the church would continue to grow Online resource: - www.opendoorsusa.org


PRAY FOR THE LOST

“And I will give them one heart, and a new spirit I will put within them. I will remove the heart of stone from their flesh and give them a heart of flesh, that they may walk in my statutes and keep my rules and obey them. And they shall be my people, and I will be their God.” (Ezekiel 11:19-20) - Pray for believers to be so in love with God that they cannot help but speak of Him. - Pray that those who hear our testimony will turn from their sin and trust in Christ as their Savior by the power of God’s grace. - Pray for brokenness over sin, injustice, and lostness. - Pray that God will embolden the hearts and open the lips of believers (1) to live holy lives, (2) to stand up for those who need an advocate, and (3) to speak the truth of the Gospel in love to the lost and the dying. - Specific Prayer for _______________________

PRAY FOR THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT

“Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.” (Romans 13:1) -

Shreveport & Bossier City Mayors Shreveport & Bossier City Councils Shreveport & Bossier City Police & Fire Chief Barksdale Air Force Base


PRAY FOR THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT

“First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way.” (1 Timothy 2:1) -

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Executive Branch: - President - Vice-President - Executive Office - The Cabinet Legislative Branch - House of Representatives - Senate Judicial Branch - Supreme Court

PRAY WITH THANKSGIVING (PRAISE)

“It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name.” (Psalm 92:1) -

Praise God for His unchanging nature Praise God for His love, mercy and grace Praise God for His forgiveness Praise God for _________________________ Praise God for _________________________


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