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September 4th, 2017

A Prayer for Labor Day

Whether you find yourself in the ranks of management or labor, today is a good day to stop and thank God for all the people He uses to meet our needs. Dear God, on this Labor Day, we give You thanks for all those who work in stores and markets, in mines and fields, on ships and planes, in...

via Bill Peel
August 21st, 2017

A Praying Life | Paul Miller

There are a host of books on prayer. I've even written one myself. But my friend Jay Hofler introduced me to Paul Miller's book a Praying Life that might be the most important book I've read on prayer. It is profound in its simplicity, and, more important to me personally, it...

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January 28th, 2017

Prayers for the Government Workplace

God claims the government workplace as His own, just like every other workplace. Throughout history, Godly men and women in government have recognized that prayer is the most powerful strategy Christians have for political impact. Praying for our nation’s leaders and public servants is...

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January 22nd, 2017

How Church Leaders Can Pray for Their Church at Work

As a church leader, you have the privilege and responsibility to care for the whole life of people you shepherd. After you give the benediction on Sundays, people walk out of church to the rest of life which can shape them spiritually more than the Sunday service. This includes their work...

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January 10th, 2017

How to Find Time to Pray for Your Work

Do you find it hard to carve out time in your schedule to pray? Most of us do. While extended times of quiet of conversion with God are important for all of us, prayer is more a matter of attitude than schedule. It’s our declaration of dependence on God and an awareness of His constant...

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January 9th, 2017

Seven Days of Prayer for the Workplace | Part 2

Monday Father, Lord Jesus, Holy Spirit, I marvel at the universe You worked together to create. The whole universe is Your temple, a place of worship, in which You called me to join Your work to make Your world all it was created to be. Thank You for the high calling to participate in Your...

July 25th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | God’s Faithfulness and Forgiveness | Prayers at Work

Workplace prayers for your week from PrayersAtWork.com Monday  (Meditation: Luke 11:28) Dear God, may Your latest command be my first concern. May Your latest act of mercy prompt my first act of thanksgiving. May Your latest act of forgiveness prompt my first act of forgiving someone else....

July 18th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Fulfillment in Christ Alone | Prayers at Work

Below are samples of workplace prayers for your week. They are from our friends at PrayersAtWork.com. You can sign up to receive weekly prayers via email here. The prayers below were authored by Dr. James H. Daughdrill.  Monday (Meditation: I Timothy 6:7-10) Dear God, money, health, success...

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July 11th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Rest and Reflection on Christ

God, I feel like I'm on a fast-running treadmill.  There are so many things I've got to do.  I have to run just to stay even.  I'm afraid to slow down for fear of losing ground.  God, help me to relax, to step off the rat-race treadmill, and to turn over control of my life to You.  Help...

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July 6th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Connecting with the Lord

God, in my work, may I not lose sight of Your presence. May I be aware that Your kingdom is as real as my goals, my strategies, and my budget. Bless my associates and their families. May we work together in mutual support. Help us to be aware of each other's needs, to share each other's...

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