Prayer Blog

February 23, 2021

Pour out your heart like water in the presence of the Lord. Lamentations 2:19 NIV

Praise God for the encouragement, prayer and support the CBSI Ambassadors and the CBSI Team Tanzania continue to receive from faithful donors and intercessors in the U.S. Country Link classes.

Praise God with the Sacramento, California evening class for His provision for their leadership needs and for a strong class year with much spiritual growth among their class participants and leadership.

Praise the Lord for those interested in starting new CBS classes in their communities in this online season. Pray for CBS Ambassadors to connect easily with those who are interested and encourage the vision the Lord is giving them.

Praise Christ for He is the Lord of all and our compassionate God. Pray that the Lord will help those in Canada who are struggling with COVID-19 fatigue to surrender their struggles to Him. As the Lord blesses them pray they will encourage the disheartened as iron sharpens iron.

Praise God for the three faithful leaders who are starting CBSI classes in an undisclosed country in the Middle East/North Africa Region. Please pray for the safety and strength of the class leaders and participants.

Praise the Lord for growth in the Lilburn, Georgia evening class and in providing ways to accommodate the growth. Please pray that the Lord would provide for their additional leadership needs in His perfect timing as He continues to draw more men, women, and children to the class. Please pray God would call a new Prayer Chair to complete the Servants Team for next year.

Praise God for the faithful servant leaders in the Columbiana, Alabama women’s evening class.  Please pray that He will identify His called leaders for openings on their Servants Team.

Praise God for the growth in the Steamboat Springs, Colorado day class. Pray for the Lord to speak to the hearts of His chosen Teaching Director and Children & Youth Director for their class.

Praise the Lord with the Southlake, Texas day class for His perfect provision for a new NextGen Teacher. Please pray also that their leader’s hearts will be prepared for God’s call as they pray about recommitment for next year.

Please pray for the CBSI class in an undisclosed country in the Americas Region that recently lost a leader and a participant to COVID-19.

Please pray that the leaders of the Canandaigua, New York evening class would rely upon the Holy Spirit as they shepherd, and that new leaders who are called to leadership roles will answer God with obedience and faith.

Please pray that the Gospel of John study can begin in the InPrison & Beyond Jester Unit 111 class in Texas. Pray that God would be in the details for leader training and in the technology to be able to play a teaching on video or DVD weekly. Give thanks to God for the Chaplain in this facility who is trying to help CBS return to the unit. Pray for her protection and healing.

Please pray that CBSI New Zealand classes will resume with enthusiasm and increased attendance after their summer break.

Please ask God to protect the hearts and minds of CBSI participants and leaders throughout Ireland.

Please pray for the CBS ministry in the country of the day: El Salvador