Prayer Blog

April 27, 2021

I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2 ESV

Praise God for each new and returning class leader He has called to serve in Community Bible Study next year. Pray they will be filled with the joy of the Holy Spirit and look forward to the new class year with expectation.

Praise God for the way He has knit the Core Groups together this year in the Richmond North, Virginia women’s evening class.

Praise God for the many leaders called to return in the Newark, Delaware day class. Please pray for provision of a full complement of leadership roles, wisdom for navigation of the registration for the 2021/2022 class year, and a strong finish for the current class year.

Praise and thank the Lord for His many blessings in the Redlands, California day class. Please pray for discernment and wisdom in selecting needed leaders for the 2021-2022 class year.

Praise God for provision and blessings for the Austin, Minnesota class. Please pray for encouragement, wisdom, and prepared hearts for new leaders, for participants to have deep connections and grow strong in the Lord, and for leadership to persevere with His joy this year.

Praise God that CBSI classes will begin in two more prisons in the Dominican Republic, including a women’s prison.

Please pray the families involved in the CBSI UK Children & Youth Online Conference will be touched by God’s Word and that this would encourage them to continue to learn to follow Jesus together.

Please pray for new online CBSI classes to start in different languages in the South Asia Region.

Please pray for the leaders of Ethnos, Agape, YoungAdult, NextGen, InPrison & Beyond, Prayer Support Team and all the curriculum writing teams to look expectantly toward the Lord so they will gain new strength and renew their power, running without growing weary and walking and not tiring as they meet the demands of ministry.

Please pray the Children & Youth leaders that God is calling for next year would walk in faith, despite not knowing what next year will look like.

Please pray for God to raise up leadership and clearly confirm His will for classes considering adding Agape Core Groups to serve adults with intellectual disabilities in their communities..

Please pray for the CBS ministry in the country of the day: Myanmar (Burma)