Prayer Blog

September 15, 2020

As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. Psalm 42:1 NIV

Praise God for His abundant provision and leading as classes in the Pacific Northwest Zone in the United States prepare for the new class year. Please pray that God would be honored and glorified and that lives are transformed as they study His Word together.

Praise God for His faithfulness in providing called leaders for the Virginia South Zone in the United States, for the roles of Area Director and U.S. Ambassador, in time for Fall Training. Pray for His equipping of these leaders in their new roles to be complete and for His grace to be sufficient as they experience live online training.

Praise God that family members from different states are planning to join the live online format this year in the Canandaigua, New York evening class.

Please pray for God to provide wisdom and strength to the CBSI National Director in South Korea as he returns from a sabbatical.

Please pray encouragement for NextGen Student leaders around the United States as they take hold of this new thing and seek God’s wisdom for application in classes to impact their community according to God’s promise in Isaiah 43:19, “Behold I am doing a new thing, now it springs forth, do you not perceive it?”

Please pray for God to provide the resources needed to enable more Tanzanians to study His Word and participate in a CBSI class.

Please pray that the Lord will go before the Rockwall, Texas day class to provide resolution for any technical issues this year.

Please pray for every CBSI class participant in France, Belgium, and Switzerland to be filled with Holy Spirit and knowledge of scripture so they are able to share with others their reason for hope in the midst of a global pandemic.

Please pray that God works out the details of scheduling core groups and youth classes in the Lake Norman, North Carolina day class and that He would give all leaders a passion to shepherd in creative ways.

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