Prayer

Prayer Meeting Update

Prayer Meeting this evening (November 11) will take place in Fellowship Hall, as the sanctuary is set up for this weekend’s Operation Christmas Child packing party. See you at 6:30 as we pray together… for one another… for our nation… for our leaders… for our world… for our needy… for so much that we need to be praying for!

The Serenity Prayer

The 18th century theologian Reinhold Neibuhr is thought to be the actual author of what we often call The Serenity Prayer. Niebuhr was a major influence on the German Pastor and Nazi resister, Dietrich Bonhoeffer. The version of the prayer we usually see is this: God, grant me the Serenity To accept the things I cannot change… Courage to change the things I can, And Wisdom to know the difference. But the original and full version is better. Perhaps you…

20 Days of Prayer for America

Then I set my face toward the Lord God to make request by prayer and supplications, with fasting, sackcloth, and ashes (Daniel 9:3 NKJV). Tonight in our midweek prayer meeting, we will begin 20 days of prayer and fasting for America. Will you join us? We will pray for one another, of course, and for the various needs of our church. We will prayer for victory and protection and health and souls to be won for Jesus. We’ll pray for…

The Work Continues

Repair work to the church building continues today. It’s nice to see progress on this latest project related to the building. Keep an eye out, for there is much more to come. If the Lord allows, there will soon be a new church sign, and then a new multipurpose facility!¬† Phase 3 of the building program, Lord willing, is marching on! But… the church is not the building, is it? The building is just where the local church meets, and…

Let’s Pray Again

We will hold Prayer Meeting this evening, Wednesday, June 10 at 6:30 in our sanctuary. We will also provide a partial live stream of the service on our YouTube channel – Friendship Bible Church Happenings. You are welcome to join us either way. If you participate in the live stream, you may share prayer requests via the chat window, and we will pray over those requests during the prayer time.  

National Day of Prayer

Wednesday evening prayer meeting will NOT be held this week, as we will be participating in the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 7th. That means that the church will be open for you to come and pray as you see fit. We don’t have a sign up sheet this year as in the past, when we asked you to sign up for a time slot to try and ensure we had people praying throughout the evening. This year,…

Let Us Pray

We’re going to try holding our midweek prayer meeting via Facebook Live. The live stream will begin at 6:30 and last about 30 minutes. During the live session, if you have prayer requests, you can share them as comments. If you choose to do so, please avoid unnecessary detail – just a word or two. And if you share a request about somebody other than yourself, please ensure you have their permission to do so before putting it on a…

Midweek Prayer Meeting

Below is the list of prayer requests that have come in recently. I encourage you to stop what you’re doing at 6:30 this evening, and pray over the list. As you do you’ll see that some have already been answered! So praise God for those as well. I’ve posted a brief message for tonight’s prayer meeting on our Youtube channel. You can view it here¬†either before or during the prayer meeting time. Here is the prayer list for tonight, starting…

Video Update for March 18, 2020

Good afternoon, Church Family! You can view the latest video update on the church YouTube channel here. Try and view prior to prayer meeting time this evening (6:30) if you see this by then, for it contains some prayer requests to remember tonight as you pray. In case you can’t view the video for some reason – here are some of those requests: Please pray for Eli Bauer who is aboard ship at sea, with the virus detected on the…

With the Lord

Please pray for Bud Egli and family in the home going of Bud’s dear wife Linda. Linda went to be with the Lord at 1:00 this morning.