Throughout history, the 40 days leading to Easter has always been a time of seeking God. For City View, this year is dedicated as a time of united, world-changing prayer. It is our desire that we will significantly grow in influence in our world in 2018.
The Apostle Paul
There are likely no prayers more powerful than those we find in Scripture. The following prayers of the Apostle Paul are especially powerful because we know they correspond to what the Lord desires most for His people, His church and our world.
Sun, Mar 25 – Know Freedom from Anxiety
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7
Mon, Mar 26 – Growing in Love
“I pray this, that your love may abound even more and more in knowledge and every kind of insight so that you can decide what is best, and thus be sincere and blameless for the day of Christ….” Philippians 1:9-11
Tue, Mar 27 – See with New Eyes
“So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point of view. Though we once regarded Christ in this way, we do so no longer. Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!” -2 Corinthians 5:16-17
Wed, Mar 28 – Christ’s Presence in Your Heart
“I pray … that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, so that you may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and thus to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled up to all the fullness of God.” Ephesians 3:16-19
Thu, Mar 29 – Growing in Wisdom
“I pray that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ may give you spiritual wisdom and revelation in your growing knowledge of him…so that you may know what is the hope of his calling, what is the wealth of his glorious inheritance in the saints, and what is the incomparable greatness of his power toward us who believe.” Ephesians 1:17-18
Fri, Mar 30 – Your Rich Inheritance
“[I pray] that you may know what are the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to the working of his great might that he worked in Christ when he raised him from the dead….” –from Ephesians 1:19-20
Sat Mar 31– Salvation
“Brothers, my heart’s desire and prayer to God for them is that they may be saved.” - Romans 10:1
PRAYER DREAMS: THE BIG THREE
Over this 40 day period, what are 3 Big Dreams you want to lay before God? Think of things that, when they materialize, you'll know for sure that only God could have made them happen.