January 12, 2017

Worthy is the Lamb who was slain to receive power & wealth & wisdom & strength & honor & glory & praise! Revelation 5:12 NIV Please pray for God to continually give inspiration and creativity to each Youth Ministry Writing Team member as they continue to write and edit Teacher Guides. Pray for an outpouring of creative ideas that the teachers and students will be excited about. May the Lord stretch their time and give…

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January 11, 2017

Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need. Hebrews 4:16 NKJV Pray for wisdom for all the Ministry Teams as final details are settled for the Teaching Directors Conference. Pray that CBS will be a blessing and a beautiful testimony of God’s grace to the hotel staff and vendors at the TDC. Join in praise to God for a…

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January 10, 2017

Never stop praying.  Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.  1 Thessalonians 5:17-18 NLT May those attending the TD Conference this month bring back fresh vision and excitement to their classes about how God is at work in CBS. Praise God for the new AGAPE members who will be joining existing classes in January. Please pray that they will feel welcome, loved and embrace studying the…

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January 9, 2017

Now we can come fearlessly right into God’s presence.  Ephesians 3:12 TLV Please pray for the launch of the C&Y ministry into two new areas in Burundi on January 15th. Please pray for the C&Y Coordinator as he oversees these areas. May God give him wisdom, guidance, and encouragement as the ministry expands under his care and direction. Please pray for success and an effective ministry. Pray for the speakers and presenters at the Teaching…

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January 6, 2017

Pour out your heart like water in the presence of the Lord. Lamentations 2:19 NIV Please pray for the Lord to provide extra strength for those day class Teaching Directors who are in the midst of health issues. Help them come to the Teaching Director Conference and be refreshed and blessed. Please pray for the Teaching Directors and InPrison & Beyond classes in Clark County Jail, Putnamville and Plainfield Correctional Institutions, Indiana (3 men’s and…

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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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