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Military Personnel

A Prayer for Active and Inactive Military Personnel Scripture Reading: Psalm 23, Joshua 1 Reflections of the Heart: “God of our fathers, who by land and sea have ever lead us to victory, please continue your inspiring guidance in this the greatest of all conflicts. Strengthen my soul so that the weakening instinct of self-preservation, which besets all of us in battle, shall not blind me to my duty to my own manhood, to the glory of my calling, and to my responsibility to my fellow...

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Incarcerated

A Prayer for Incarcerated Youth and Adults Scripture Reading: Psalm 9:1-10, Genesis 39 Reflections of the Heart: “So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus.”  Romans 8:1 Scriptural Prayer: Worthy Father, we thank You for being a God of grace and mercy.  Thank You for protecting our friends, family members and loved ones who are incarcerated.  Thank You for Your faithful love which endures forever. Lord of Heaven’s Armies, You are our strength...

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Police, Fire and Emergency

A Prayer for Houston Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Personnel Scripture Reading: Psalm 48:1-8, Romans 13:1-7 Reflections of the Heart: First responders consistently risk their lives to keep ours safe.  These brave men and women face danger every time they show up for work.  Keep our first responders and their families in your prayers. Scriptural Prayer: Merciful Father, we thank You for the men and women who serve as police officers, firefighters and emergency first...

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Unpleasant Work

A Prayer Regarding Unpleasant Work Environments Scripture Reading: I Chronicles 16:8-15, Matthew 5:43-48 Reflections of the Heart: As Christians, we are called to be the salt of the earth and the light of the world.  Regardless of the atmosphere in your work environment, make sure you allow your light to shine brightly and expect God’s grace, mercy and favor to surround you and keep you in peace. Scriptural Prayer: Glorious Father, we thank You for the blessing of employment. ...

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Seeking Employment

A Prayer for People Seeking Employment Scripture Reading: Psalm 42:1-4, Psalm 1 Reflections of the Heart: Sometimes, things happen in life that are beyond our control.  It is during these trying times that we can rejoice in the knowledge that our God will never leave us nor forsake us.  Our relationship with Him allows us to walk through life’s challenges knowing that through the blood of Christ, we are overcomers.  Therefore, cast your cares upon Him for He truly does care for...

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Breast Cancer

A Prayer for Healing of Breast Cancer Scripture Reading Psalm 105:1-8, I Peter 2:21-25 Reflections of the Heart: The Name of Jesus is greater than any sickness, disease or infirmity in this earth realm.  That includes cancer.  Pray fervently for those you know who are overcoming breast cancer and expect them to walk in total victory!+ Scriptural Prayer: Heavenly Father, we thank You for Your steadfast love and kindness.  Thank You for sending Your Son, Jesus Christ, to heal us...

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Independent Living

A Declaration for the Corinthian Village Independent Living Community (Corinthian Village) Scripture Reading Psalm 107:1-9, Psalm 37:23-29 Reflections of the Heart: It is the Lord’s good pleasure to bless our families.  So, may the Lord, the God of our ancestors, multiply our families a thousand times more and bless us as He has promised!  Deuteronomy 1:11 Scriptural Prayer: Sovereign Father, we thank You for the Corinthian Village Independent Living Community. Thank You for...

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Healthy

A Prayer for Healthy Pregnancies and Healthy Children in Our Windsor Village Church Family Scripture Reading: Psalm 104:24-35, Psalm 127:3-5 Reflections of the Heart: “Life is not merely being alive, but being well.” ~ Marcus Valerius Martialis Scriptural Prayer: Gracious Father, we thank You for being the source of life.  Thank You for every expectant mother in our congregation.  Thank You for every child that has been born into the Body of Christ.  Father, we praise...

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Troubled Marriages

A Prayer for Troubled Marriages in the Windsor Village Church Family Scripture Reading: Psalm 96, Ephesians 5:21-33 Reflections of the Heart: Marriage is not just a relationship, it’s a covenant. In marriage, You’re not just committed to a person, you’re committed to a purpose; one that God designed from the beginning to bring Him glory. Since marriage was designed by the Creator Himself, He alone is the best reference for maintaining and enjoying it. Scriptural Prayer: Holy...

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Word of God

A Prayer of Thanksgiving for the Word of God TONIGHT IS A SPECIAL WINDSOR FAMILY AT-HOME, REJOICE-IN-THE-WORD CELEBRATION!  TODAY, WE CELEBRATE THE LORD GIVING US HIS WRITTEN WORD.  IN HEBREW, IT IS CALLED SIMCHAT TORAH (SIM-hot TOE-rah). Light the Feast of Tabernacles Candle:  Gather around your family/group altar just after sundown, and have the eldest woman present light (if you are a single male, you may, of course, light the candle yourself) the candle and all say this brief...

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