40 Days of Prayer & Devotionals

“Bring your One” Campaign

Day 1                                     July 06, 2016

Isaiah 6:8-9

Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?” Then I said, “Here am I. Send me.”

Prayer: Lord, challenge me to action as I pray for my one. Lord send me.


Day 2                                     July 07, 2016

Acts 22:14-15

“And he said, ‘The God of our fathers has appointed you to know His will and to see the Righteous One and to hear an utterance from His mouth.’ For you will be a witness for Him to all men of what you have seen and heard.

Prayer: Father, you have asked me to be a witness for you. Father give me the courage and strength

that it takes to be a witness as I live faithfully as your child.


Day 3                                     July 08, 2016

2 Corinthians 4:1

Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we received mercy, we do not lose heart,

Prayer: Lord, today help me stay focused on living for the Kingdom.


Day 4                                     July 9, 2016

1 Corinthians 9:16-17

For if I preach the gospel, I have nothing to boast of, for I am under compulsion; for woe is me if I do not preach the gospel. For if I do this voluntarily, I have a reward; but if against my will, I have a stewardship entrusted to me.

Prayer: God today help me a good steward of your word, help me want to proclaim your greatness!


Day 5                                     July 10, 2016

Jeremiah 20:9

But if I say, “I will not remember Him Or speak anymore in His name,” Then in my heart it becomes like a burning fire Shut up in my bones; And I am weary of holding it in, And I cannot endure it.

Prayer:  Lord give me an overwhelming desire to work and advance your word in this world.


 

Day 6                                     July 11, 2016

Amos 3:8

A lion has roared! Who will not fear? The Lord GOD has spoken! Who can but prophesy?

Prayer: Lord open my ears to hear the messages you have for me.


 

Day 7                                     July 12, 2016

Acts 4:20

“…For we cannot stop speaking about what we have seen and heard.”

Prayer: Jesus I ask you to reign in my life today so that I may share what you have done for me.


 

Day 8                                     July 13, 2016

Ezekiel 3:17-20

“Son of man, I have appointed you a watchman to the house of Israel; whenever you hear a word from My mouth, warn them from Me. “When I say to the wicked, ‘You will surely die,’ and you do not warn him or speak out to warn the wicked from his wicked way that he may live, that wicked man shall die in his iniquity, but his blood I will require at your hand. “Yet if you have warned the wicked and he does not turn from his wickedness or from his wicked way, he shall die in his iniquity; but you have delivered yourself.

Prayer: My God and Father I ask you to deliver me from the evil that comes my way today. Lord let me live each day for you.


 

Day 9                                     July 14, 2016

1 Corinthians 3:10-15

According to the grace of God which was given to me, like a wise master builder I laid a foundation, and another is building on it. But each man must be careful how he builds on it. For no man can lay a foundation other than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ. Now if any man builds on the foundation with gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, straw …

Prayer: God help me to build on your foundation today as I live out this day for you.


 

Day 10                                   July 15, 2016

2 Corinthians 5:10-11

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be recompensed for his deeds in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad. Therefore, knowing the fear of the Lord, we persuade men, but we are made manifest to God; and I hope that we are made manifest also in your consciences.

Prayer: Lord help me to convince others that you are real and your judgment is real. Lord help me to demonstrate to others how you offer saving grace to everyone.


 

 Day 11                                   July 16, 2016

Romans 10:1

Brethren, my heart’s desire and my prayer to God for them is for their salvation.

Prayer: Father I desire that others come to your salvation which comes through Jesus, help me to show them your ways.


 

Day 12                                   July 17, 2016

1 Corinthians 9:19-23

For though I am free from all men, I have made myself a slave to all, so that I may win more. To the Jews I became as a Jew, so that I might win Jews; to those who are under the Law, as under the Law though not being myself under the Law, so that I might win those who are under the Law; to those who are without law, as without law, though not being without the law of God but under the law of Christ, so that I might win those who are without law.

Prayer:  Jesus, son of God show me the way to winning others to you today. Thank you for my salvation which comes from the grace you have extended to me.


 

Day 13                                   July 18, 2016

Acts 20:19-20

Serving the Lord with all humility and with tears and with trials which came upon me through the plots of the Jews; how I did not shrink from declaring to you anything that was profitable, and teaching you publicly and from house to house,

Prayer: Heavenly Father, take from the bondage of the world that keeps me from taking your word house to house.


 

Day 14                                   July 19, 2016

Romans 1:14-15

I am under obligation both to Greeks and to barbarians, both to the wise and to the foolish. So, for my part, I am eager to preach the gospel to you also who are in Rome.

Prayer: God, help me remember today that it is an obligation of my relationship to you, Lord, that I will share what you have done for me, by saving me from my sins.


 

Day 15                                   July 20, 2016

Romans 9:1-3

I am telling the truth in Christ, I am not lying, my conscience testifies with me in the Holy Spirit, that I have great sorrow and unceasing grief in my heart. For I could wish that I myself were accursed, separated from Christ for the sake of my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh,

Prayer: Lord, I asked you to help me to learn what it means that others who do not know you will perish when the day of judgment occurs, so that I may be motivated to spend time with them talking about your amazing grace.


 

Day 16                                   July 21, 2016

Romans 15:17-20

Therefore in Christ Jesus I have found reason for boasting in things pertaining to God. For I will not presume to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me, resulting in the obedience of the Gentiles by word and deed, in the power of signs and wonders, in the power of the Spirit; so that from Jerusalem and round about as far as Illyricum I have fully preached the gospel of Christ.

Prayer:  Lord today as I boast about the good life I have found, let me boast only about your goodness and grace that you have extended to me.


 

Day 17                                   July 22, 2016

2 Corinthians 5:20

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.

Prayer:  Father, as we pray to you today remind us that we are your representatives in this world and we are to help others reconcile their lives with you.


 

Day 18                                   July 23, 2016

James 5:20

Let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.

Prayer:  My God, thank you for the reminder that our work for you is important, in that souls are saved and sins are forgiven when people commit their lives after hearing the message of Jesus!


 

Day 19                                   July 24, 2016

2 Peter 3:9

The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing for any to perish but for all to come to repentance.

Prayer: Lord, I realize that everything happens in your time and not mine, Lord help me to learn to wait on your timing.


 

Day 20                                   July 25, 2016

2 Corinthians 5:14-15

For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died; and He died for all, so that they who live might no longer live for themselves, but for Him who died and rose again on their behalf.

Prayer: Lord, retell the story of Jesus to me so that I will not forget how important it is to all of the world around me and how much this story has changed my circumstances.


 

 Day 21                                   July 26, 2016

2 Corinthians 5:18-19

Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

Prayer:  Lord Jesus, thank you for balancing our world with God’s. This reconciliation allows us relationship with the creator of the universe. We are in awe as we realize we have become God’s children because of your willingness to take on our sin and cover it with your blood.


 

Day 22                                   July 27, 2016

Ephesians 3:7

 of which I was made a minister, according to the gift of God’s grace which was given to me according to the working of His power.

Prayer:  Thank you Lord for the gift of being your hands and feet in this world.


Day 23                                   July 28, 2016

1 Timothy 1:12-16

I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting me into service, even though I was formerly a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent aggressor Yet I was shown mercy because I acted ignorantly in unbelief; and the grace of our Lord was more than abundant, with the faith and love which are found in Christ Jesus.

Prayer:  Thank you Lord for taking me where I was to where I am now.


 

Day 24                                   July 29, 2016

Romans 1:16-17

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, “BUT THE RIGHTEOUS man SHALL LIVE BY FAITH.”

Prayer:  Dear God, Help me to walk in a manner that shows how great my love is for you and that each step I take tells the story of my faith in You.


 

Day 25                                   July 30, 2016

Isaiah 55:10-11

“For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven, And do not return there without watering the earth And making it bear and sprout, And furnishing seed to the sower and bread to the eater; So will My word be which goes forth from My mouth; It will not return to Me empty, Without accomplishing what I desire, And without succeeding in the matter for which I sent it.

Prayer:  Today as I share your word with others let me be reminded is that Your Word does its work in this world. When your word is spoken it does not come back empty.


 

Day 26                                   July 31, 2016

1 Corinthians 1:17-18

For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not in cleverness of speech, so that the cross of Christ would not be made void. For the word of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.

Prayer:  Lord, thank you for today’s reminder that your word convicts people to change, not my words.


 

Day 27                                   August 01, 2016

2 Corinthians 10:4-5

For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh, but divinely powerful for the destruction of fortresses. We are destroying speculations and every lofty thing raised up against the knowledge of God, and we are taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ,

Prayer: God, today You remind us that this war we are in is a spiritual war. A spiritual war fought in the minds of those who will perish if your ideas are not brought to them.


Day 28                                   August 02, 2016

2 Timothy 1:8-9

Therefore, do not be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord or of me His prisoner, but join with me in suffering for the gospel according to the power of God, who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was granted us in Christ Jesus from all eternity.

Prayer:  Father, we recognize that following someone given the death penalty seems absurd to the rest of the world. Father draw us closer to Jesus who went to the cross and suffered for your purposes to be made known to the rest of the world.


 

Day 29                                   August 03, 2016

Acts 5:19-20

But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the gates of the prison, and taking them out he said, “Go, stand and speak to the people in the temple the whole message of this Life.”

Prayer:  Lord, help me be willing to go to the place You need me to speak today.


 

Day 30                                   August 04, 2016

Acts 9:10-11

Now there was a disciple at Damascus named Ananias; and the Lord said to him in a vision, “Ananias.” And he said, “Here I am, Lord.” And the Lord said to him, “Get up and go to the street called Straight, and inquire at the house of Judas for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying,

Prayer:  Lord, some places you ask me to go may not seem like the place I want to be.  Give me the courage to respond like Ananias.


 

Day 31                                   August 05, 2016

Acts 18:9-11

And the Lord said to Paul in the night by a vision, “Do not be afraid any longer, but go on speaking and do not be silent; for I am with you, and no man will attack you in order to harm you, for I have many people in this city.” And he settled there a year and six months, teaching the word of God among them.

Prayer:  Father, give me the peace of knowing that You are present when I am telling the story of Jesus so that I may settle in and be fruitful in the place You plant me.


 

Day 32                                   August 06, 2016

2 Corinthians 2:12

Now when I came to Troas for the gospel of Christ and when a door was opened for me in the Lord,

Prayer: Lord, give me the eyes to see opening doors around me and the nerve to walk on in with Your message.


 

Day 33                                   August 07, 2016

Acts 14:27

When they had arrived and gathered the church together, they began to report all things that God had done with them and how He had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles.

Prayer:  Father, give me the environment that allows me to share my victories as well as my defeats as I gather with your people.


 

Day 34                                   August 08, 2016

1 Corinthians 16:9

For a wide door for effective service has opened to me, and there are many adversaries.

Prayer:  Dear Lord thank you for reminding me that as I go through open doors there may be foes as well as friends on the other side. Be with me Lord, I cannot do anything without You.


 

Day 35                                   August 09, 2016

Colossians 4:3

Praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned;

Prayer:  God and Father – Lord I ask you to open up the doors around me so that I may speak your words to my friends and my family.


 

Day 36                                   August 10, 2016

Revelation 3:8

I know your deeds Behold, I have put before you an open door which no one can shut, because you have a little power, and have kept My word, and have not denied My name.

Prayer:   Lord, thank you for the power to move forward with Your word.


 

Day 37                                   August 11, 2016

Acts 1:8

But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth.”

Prayer:  God, thank you for blessing us with the Holy Spirit who will be our guide as we walk with You.


 

Day 38                                   August 12, 2016

John 15:26-27

“When the Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, that is the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, He will testify about Me, and you will testify also, because you have been with Me from the beginning.

Prayer:  Father let the Holy Spirit loose on my soul so that I may affirm what you have done for me and in me.


 

Day 39                                   August 13, 2016

1 Thessalonians 1:5

For our gospel did not come to you in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction; just as you know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake.

Prayer:  Thank you Lord for bringing us Your message with power in Your Word and with Your actions that others can see.


 Day 40                                   August 14, 2016

Acts 13:47

For this is what the Lord has commanded us:

“I have made you a light for the Gentiles,

that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.”

Prayer:  Lord God, Father, make my light shine bright for You, not just today but always!

 

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