Lent Prayer Topic for Day #23

Good Health for Those in Need Our lives are often difficult, especially when our flesh fails and health concerns affect our lives.  Pray for healing for those we know and all those who are now facing injury, sickness or any physical challenge.  Also, pray that all those who...
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Prayer Topic for the Fourth Sunday in Lent

Faithful Reception of God’s Word God tells us through Timothy, “From childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.” (2 Tim. 3:15)  On this fourth Sunday of Lent, pray for the faithful...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #22

Every Ministry of SBL to Share Jesus In confident assurance and in love for others, Paul dedicated his life to further the kingdom of God, teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ with all boldness and without hindrance.  We pray today that nothing hinders God’s work among us.  That...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #21

College Students & Armed Forces Members It might seem like these are two distinct groups of people.  One has gone away from home (some, I guess, now do stay at home and go to college) to study and the other has gone away from home to serve.  But both are united in thi...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #20

Those Who Travel for Work Not everyone has a job or profession where they rise every morning at the same time, perform the same (or nearly the same) duties and return home each day at a similar time.  There are those who travel – and sometimes travel far and frequently – for...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #19

SBL Pastors, Teachers & Staff Today’s prayer topic hits home – very close to home.  We invite and encourage you to pray for all of the teachers in our school, all the various positions and support staff within our school and church, and to pray for Pastor Dave, Pastor Alex...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #18

Personal Witness  Today’s prayer topic is to pray for God to lead someone in your life to hear about Jesus – specifically, to hear about Jesus through you!  There are many Bible passages that encourage us to remember we are called out of darkness into light so that we might...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #17

A Heart that Seeks to Forgive Forgiveness is such a difficult thing to learn. We so quickly want to receive it from others and yet the hard knocks of life teach us it is oh so challenging to give. The New Testament word for forgiveness literally means a “letting go”...
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Prayer Topic for the Third Sunday in Lent

Grow Our Faith Today is the Lord’s Day – another opportunity to gather in God’s House for prayer, for worship and for His Spirit to be at work in our hearts and lives through His Word and Sacraments. Pray this day that the Lord grows us in faith. This may mean not...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #16

Incurable Diseases A favorite psalm to share with those who are suffering – especially suffering that appears to have no reason and no end in sight – is Psalm 13. “Psalm 13” is all that a retired pastor could tell me when I went to visit him in the hospital. He had...
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