January 9 – January 29
21 Days of
Monday – Friday in the Sanctuary
Mornings from 6:30am to 7:30am
Evenings from 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Focus for Fast:
Will You Be Made Whole?
Matthew 6:16-18 (NIV) “When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show others they are fasting. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full. 17 But when you fast, put oil on your head and wash your face, 18 so that it will not be obvious to others that you are fasting, but only to your Father, who is unseen; and your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 (MSG) May God himself, the God who makes everything holy and whole, make you holy and whole, put you together—spirit, soul, and body—and keep you fit for the coming of our Master, Jesus Christ. The One who called you is completely dependable. If he said it, he’ll do it!
John 10:10 (NIV) The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.
John 5:6 (KJ21) When Jesus saw him lying there, and knew that he had been in that state a long time, He said unto him, “Wilt thou be made whole?”
Week 1: Seeking Personal Wholeness
- Sunday: Church Service – Spiritual Health – 2 Corinthians 7:1
- Monday: Physical Health – 1 Peter 2:24
- Tuesday: Mental Health – Psalms 23:3
- Wednesday: Financial Health – the
- Thursday: Restored Spiritual Passion – Psalms 51:10
- Friday: Balance and Rhythm – Ecclesiastes 3:1-8
- Saturday: Revived Heart – Isaiah 57:15
Week 2: Seeking Relational Wholeness
- Sunday: Church Service – Wholeness for Our Church – Matthew 16:18
- Monday: Wholeness for Our Marriages – Matthew 19:6
- Tuesday: Wholeness for Our Families – Nehemiah 4:14
- Wednesday: Restoration of Broken Relationships – Romans 12:19-21
- Thursday: Removing of Shame – Isaiah 54:4
- Friday: Restoration of Wayward Brethren – James 5:19-20
- Saturday: Healing of the Generational Gap – Joel 2:28-29
Week 3: Seeking Societal Wholeness
- Sunday: Church Service – Healing for Our Nation – 2 Chronicles 7:14
- Monday: Healing for Our Community – Jeremiah 29:7
- Tuesday: Salvation for Our Generation – 2 Peter 3:9
- Wednesday: Outpouring of God’s Spirit – James 5:17-18
- Thursday: Healing of Ethnic Relationships – Revelation 5:9-10
- Friday: Corporate Night of Prayer and Worship
- Saturday: Year of Favor – Isaiah 61:2
As you prepare for the next 21 days, it can be tempting to start thinking of a laundry list of prayers you’d love to see answered. But we really want to encourage you to keep this simple. Stay focused on the prayer goals and zone in on those with God.
When praying, make your primary goal to know Jesus more and experience Him. Pray prayers of total surrender, and aim to glorify God with your life. Focus first on what’s right about Him, such as his goodness and His greatness, and see everything else through that filter.
And most simply, make time to pray daily. Don’t over-complicate this! Just talk to God. Have that place and time where you can seek Him every day. If you don’t plan to pray, you won’t. If you find it a challenge to disconnect from the busyness of your day, engaging in worship music is a great way to prepare your heart for prayer.
During this season of 21 Days of Prayer, we encourage fasting as a spiritual next step that can bring clarity and revelation into your life. You can also choose to fast at other times of the year as you seek God.
Do not let what you eat or do not eat become the focus of your fast. Keep the main thing the main thing, which is drawing closer to God. Remember, this is a time to disconnect enough from your regular patterns and habits in order to connect more closely to God.
To help you during the fast, our Pastoral Staff Team has selected scriptures and written devotionals for you to read, pray, and reflect on each day. Check back here or on our Facebook page to follow along together.
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Night of Worship
We conclude our 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting with a Night of Worship. Due to inclement weather this year’s Night of Worship has been rescheduled to Friday, February 6 at 7pm in the Sanctuary.