Saturday Night Prayer. On Saturday nights (Jan. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29) at 6:30 p.m., the Royal Ridge Church of God sanctuary will be opened for an hour of prayer. Attention will be given to praying over prayer requests that have come in during the week. Intercessors will also devote time to praying for the following day of services.
Awakening Prayer for 2011. On Jan. 2 at 6:30 p.m. this special prayer service will be conducted at Royal Ridge Church of God in Scarborough, Maine. The service will be conducted along a Worship and Intercession format with worship being led by Jonathan Zajas, worship leader from Full Life Assembly of God in Franklin, Tennessee. We will be focusing on the following prayer themes:
- Prayer for One Another
- Prayer for Israel
- Prayer for America
- Prayer for the Harvest
- Prayer for Church Leaders
- Prayer for the Rising Generation
- Prayer for Revival and Spiritual Awakening
Prepare Your Annual Bible Reading Plan. Here at the start of a New Year, this is a good time to prepare your annual Bible reading plan. You may be interested in following one of the Bible Reading plans found at YouVersion.com.
Submit Your Prayer Requests Online. You may submit your Prayer Requests to the Royal Ridge Prayer Ministry Team by means of this form. NEW
Seminar: Becoming a House of Prayer. On Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30 at 6:30 p.m., I will be delivering the same seminar and material that I have been teaching across the nation over the past ten years.
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting. Jan. 10-30. Throughout the Church of God, our congregations are encouraged to participate in this extended "season" of prayer. We will be giving special attention to this emphasis at Royal Ridge Church of God. Here are a few helpful websites to help you prepare:
- A Personal Guide to Fasting and Prayer
- Jentezen Franklin on the "Daniel Fast" (i.e., the partial fast)
- Daniel Fast Recipes
- Awakening Virtual Conference NEW
Minnesota Prayer Summit. Jan. 14-15. Together with Bishop Randy and Kathy Hamon, I will be facilitating this time of God-encounter with Minnesota's pastors and leaders.
Northern New England Pastoral Covenant Group. Jan. 20-22. Lead pastors serving Church of God congregations in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont will convene at Royal Ridge Church of God in Scarborough, Maine for three days of fellowship, prayer and ministry development.
Pastors Prayer Partners. With the assistance of Jerry Gerlach, Royal Ridge Church of God is launching a new prayer ministry partnership between members of the congregation and the lead pastor.