We invite you to pray with us again this week for those affected by abortion in various ways. As you pray, ask God to show you opportunities to reach out to someone this week. How can you show Christ’s love to someone else?
40 Days of Prayer: Day 22
Join MWC in praying today for women today who are having ultrasounds at pregnancy centers around the country that they would see the image of the developing child in the womb, hear the heartbeat of that child and decide not to have the child aborted.
“For You formed my inward parts; you covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; marvelous are Your works, and that my soul knows very well. My frame was not hidden from You, when I was made in secret, and skillfully wrought in the lowest parts of the earth. Your eyes saw my substance, being yet unformed. And in Your book they all were written, the days fashioned for me, when as yet there were none of them.” Psalm 139:13-16
40 Days of Prayer: Day 23
Join MWC in praying today that Pastors would not be afraid to confront the moral issue of abortion from their pulpits and that they would have grace from the Lord to present it in a way that communicates the truth about abortion without condemning those who may be suffering because of its aftermath.
“And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, that we should no longer be children, tossed to and fro and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, in the cunning craftiness of deceitful plotting, but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him who is the head—Christ— from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its working by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love.” Ephesians 4:12-16
40 Days of Prayer: Day 24
Join MWC in praying today for the salvation of the souls of men and women involved in crises pregnancy situations, that they would come to know the Lord as their personal savior and turn from sin in general and from sexual sin in particular.
“The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.” 2 Peter 3:9
40 Days of Prayer: Day 25
Join MWC in praying today for those who minister to men and women seeking help through Biblical Post-Abortion Healing outreaches. Pray that those who are seeking help would recognize that they have sinned against God and that forgiveness from Him is necessary, complete and available.
“If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:8,9
40 Days of Prayer: Day 26
Join MWC in praying today for private families who open their homes to pregnant women as support homes at no cost to the women.
“Then the righteous will answer Him, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see You hungry and feed You, or thirsty and give You drink? When did we see You a stranger and take You in, or naked and clothe You? Or when did we see You sick, or in prison, and come to You?’ And the King will answer and say to them, ‘Assuredly, I say to you, inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these My brethren, you did it to Me.’” Matthew 25:37-40
40 Days of Prayer: Day 27
Join MWC in praying today for maternity homes throughout the country that offer a place of safety and security to women who are not able to stay at home with their families during their pregnancies or who have lost their housing because they refused to have an abortion.
“Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.” James 1:27
40 Days of Prayer: Day 28
Join MWC in praying today for the governing boards of life-affirming ministries that they would have wisdom about how to direct and guide the work set before them. “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.” Proverbs 3:5,6