Day 21 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for our STUDENTS, PARENTS and TEACHERS. Monday, August 28th, a new school year begins. Excitement, anticipation, dread, anxiety, hope, worry, all these emotional responses and more will be experienced by students, their parents and teachers (especially if this is their first year to teach). As we begin the new school year, all three …

Day 20 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post I believe God has called us to be leaders, people who can be like the Apostle Paul and say, “Follow me as I follow Christ.” There is a vacuum of good leadership in every area of life and as Believers in Christ, we need to step into the roles that have been vacated and abdicated. Arts & …

Day 19 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying to CONNECT, GROW and SERVE. These three elements are crucial to living a victorious life in Christ. These three also serve as catalysts of growth, favor and blessing in all areas of life. To CONNECT at Grace is to explore the many opportunities to establish relationships. Relationships are one of the two determining …

Day 18 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for FREEDOM. Many people do not experience true freedom in their lives. They are bound by anger, racism, drugs, unforgiveness, traditions of men, religion and other things that are robbing them from experiencing a life free from bondage, chaos and crisis. Freedom always comes with a price. Our freedom in America came at …

Day 17 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about GENEROSITY. Generosity is one of the five “Core Values” of Grace Christian Center. It is also one of God’s most endearing characteristics of His love for us. The root word of generosity is the word generous. Generous in the dictionary is defined as: (of a person) showing a readiness to give more …

Day 16 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about ENCOUNTERING GOD. God wants a relationship with you. The Bible is filled with stories of men encountering God: Adam, Enoch, Noah, Moses, David, Gideon, Jacob, Isaiah, Paul and of course, Jesus. Each one had a unique relationship with God. God called Abraham His friend and David was noted to be a “man …

Day 15 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about HONOR. Honor is a form of high respect that is almost lost in today’s culture, both inside and outside of the church. The definition of honor is to: revere, esteem, have high respect for and to fix a value on something or someone. The focus of this command (honoring your parents) is …

Day 14 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for PUBLIC EDUCATION. In the Old Testament, one of the characteristics of the Jews and their lifestyle that separated them from the other nations was how they educated the young. Countless times, in the Word of God, there are stories of young people ascending to prominence in pagan nations, not only because of …

Day 13 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about CIVIL UNREST, violence in our country. The actions and reactions of people concerning the events in Charlottesville are disturbing, to say the least. To the natural eye, it seems when we take one step forward towards peace, reconciliation and true love for one another, the enemy always comes in and uses ignorance …

Day 12 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about FINANCES, specifically concerning you and your family becoming debt free. The Bible talks about how being in debt to lenders can become like a heavy weight and it puts us in the position as a servant to the lender. Grace is rapidly approaching becoming a debt free campus. We are working and …

Day 11 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for WORLD MISSIONS. The countries that Grace presently supports mission work is in China, Ethiopia and Nazareth, Israel. In China (Stan Mathias) there are two people groups that are being reached that have never heard the Gospel of Christ. They are known as UPGs – Unreached People Groups. This past January, Grace gave …

Day 10 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for our church, GRACE CHRISTIAN CENTER. There are so many aspects to church life: praying, serving, giving, salvation, fellowship, teaching, preaching, discipleship, etc. We are called to be a reflection of Christ in all we say and do. The Church/Grace is to be a pillar within our community, reaching out to the lost, …

Day 9 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for the GOVERNMENT. The United States Government is divided into three parts, or branches: the legislative branch, the executive branch and the judicial branch. Each branch has a different duty, but all three branches must work together. We have local and state government leaders that need to be prayed for every day, as …

Day 8 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for MARRIAGES. There is an assault upon the institution of marriage. There are people who want to “redefine” what a marriage is. The problem with that thinking is mankind did not come up with/invent the institution of marriage. God is the one who defined it and only He can redefine it. Marriage is …

Day 7 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for Supernatural Safety. Our world is a dangerous place. Innocent lives are affected by drive by shootings, robberies and bombings. Homicide is on the rise within the City of Killeen. Human trafficking is not just in the big cities. Crime, gangs and violence are very much a part of life. We do not …

Day 6 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for Salvations and Rededications. People need God! Our prayers today should be like a laser beam of hope that cuts through the mire and the muck of people’s lives and calls them into the Kingdom of God and out of the kingdom of darkness. There is a void that is built into every …

Day 5 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about forgiveness. This passage in Matthew is part of the Lord’s Prayer. When the disciples asked Jesus to teach them to pray, this was Jesus’ response. Forgiveness is a decision of your will and not a response to an emotion. Choosing to forgive someone of an offense against you is choosing life. Unforgiveness …

Day 4 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for Healing and Divine Health. It is God’s will that we walk in health & healing spiritually, physically, financially, emotionally, socially, mentally and morally. These 7 areas encompass every area of our life. Do you believe it is God’s will to physically heal you from all diseases and sicknesses? Do you believe your …

Day 3 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying for the city of Killeen. What are you speaking over the city of Killeen? What type of words do you use to describe the people and its leaders? Are you blessing the city with your words or are you cursing the city with your words? The word “blessing” in Hebrew comes from the …

Day 2 of Prayer and Fasting

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Share this Post Today we are praying about jobs and employment/unemployment. You may be in need of a job, or perhaps a promotion, or you may have a great job and love what you do. Others within our church are facing similar situations and have desires where job opportunities are concerned. According to Jesus and His teaching, longevity and blessing …