January 19, 2017

And those who know Your name will put their trust in You; for you, Lord, have not forsaken those who seek You. Psalm 9:10 NKJV Please pray for Children & Youth Leaders to feel connected with one another and energized and supported in loving and teaching the children and for their passion to love and teach children and youth to increase as they serve. Please pray for the Teaching Directors of InPrison & Beyond clasess…

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January 18, 2017

You always fulfill your covenant and keep your promises of unfailing love to those who love You and obey Your commands. Daniel 9:4 NLT Please pray for Children & Youth Directors to be confident in their role, to have strong support from their Servants Teams, abundant provision of Children & Youth Leaders, and joy in serving as they offer their time as unto the Lord. Praising God as our Jehovah Jirah, and asking that He…

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January 17, 2017

If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land. 2 Chronicles 7:14 NIV May the Word of God continue to increase and the number of disciples be multiplied greatly in all the classes. Please pray for the AGAPE Writing Team as they embark on a new AGAPE curriculum for Red…

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January 16, 2017

Choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve. Joshua 24:15 NLT Please pray that the joy of the Lord would be the strength of each Day Regional Director and each Assistant Day Director. Please pray for the 2 Teaching Directors and 3 InPrison & Beyond classes in men’s prisons in Iowa. Please pray for the people of South Sudan living in the refugee camps in northern Uganda. Pray that God would give wisdom and…

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January 13, 2017

Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 NIV Please pray for the YoungAdult Ministry Team as they meet Jan 17-18 to continue to discover God’s direction for the continuation of this CBS outreach to Millennials. Please pray that the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy…

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Why Pray?

Prayer is the first CBS core value. We pray because:
- God tells us to pray
- Prayer builds our relationship with Jesus
- God responds to our prayers

CBS leaders frequently pray using the A.C.T.S. acrostic:
- Adoration or Praise
- Confession of Our Sins
- Thanksgiving for God's grace, mercy, and provision
- Supplication or Petition for our and others needs


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