Prayer Blog

February 19, 2021

Let Your unfailing love surround us, Lord, for our hope is in You alone. Psalm 33:22 NIV

Praise God for Ethnos Core Groups around the U.S. Please pray that Ethnos participants would have opportunities to share what they are learning about Jesus with their extended families, resulting in more people studying God’s Word in an online study.

Praise God for the positive response to an online CBSI leader training in the UK and that upcoming trainings are already fully booked. Please pray for the training team, the trainees, and for the technology to work well.

Praise God for continued enthusiasm among the women and children for the study of God’s Word in the Newtown Monroe, Connecticut day class. Please pray that the Lord would fill the class leadership needs for the coming year.

Praise God for continuing to bring new participants to the Hartford West, Connecticut day class. Please pray for God’s called leaders to fill every open role on their Servants Team and Leaders Council.

Praise God for his hand of protection over the CBSI leaders and participants and the people of Zimbabwe in the recent cyclone. Please pray for continued protection as cases of COVID-19 are increasing rapidly around the country.

Praise the Lord for the faithfulness of the Greenwood, Arkansas Impact Group. Please pray for God’s provision of a full Servants Team in preparation for the class launch in the fall of 2021.

Praise God for calling and equipping a country Coordinator for Germany. Please pray for her as she settles into her new role.

Praise the Lord for His divine calling and compassionate hearts for all serving on In Prison & Beyond leadership teams. Pray the Lord will help them continue pursuing a strong partnership with the prisons they minister in, especially with the prison chaplains.

Praise the Lord for all of the amazing, wonderful, and cheerful givers on their leadership team in the Peachtree City, Georgia class.  Give thanks to God for the blessing of these servant leaders, and pray for the Lord to call, equip, and provide for the continued leadership needs in their class.

Please pray for the financial provision needed to translate several CBSI courses into Portuguese.

Please pray that the Lord will uphold and sustain the Bryan College Station, Texas day class leaders, participants, and their families through various health related trials over the coming months. Please pray for peace and comfort as they mourn the passing of a beloved Core Leader and for the Lord to restore their joy as they grieve with the hope of eternity in their hearts.

Please pray for the health of CBSI participants and leaders in Rwanda. As schools, churches and business reopen, COVID-19 cases are increasing. Please pray for cases to decline and that the country will not have to go back into lockdown.

Please pray that Christian schools everywhere stand firm in teaching God’s Word and Christian principles. Pray for God’s blessing and protection over the Pamlico Christian Academy School Outreach CBS class in Eastern North Carolina.

Please pray for our Lord to give the Servants Team of the San Jose, California day class wisdom and direction as they seek the Lord for their leadership team for next year. Please pray that the Lord heals participants mentally and physically as they deal with continuing stay-at-home orders, health and safety issues and personal decisions.

Please pray for the CBS ministry in the country of the day: Ecuador