“First of all, then I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men, for kings, and all who are in authority.” (1 Timothy2:1-2)
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Government Gateway Prayers- (Click this link to open in Itunes/Real Player or any audio player you use)
THE STATE OF MICHIGAN:
We Pray and ask the Lord…for God given wisdom for our leaders in the state of Michigan. We ask the Lord to reveal himself so a personal relationship will manifest with each one, we ask the Lord to open their ears so they will hear your voice and eyes to see who You are and be lead by the Holy Spirits direction during these hard and challenging times.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to visit the legislative prayer caucus at the state capitol. Bless these Godly men and women who are meeting on a weekly basis for prayer for you to intervene in state government. Bless them with truth, wisdom and understanding.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to raise up and place Your favor and wisdom upon men and women who like Joseph and Daniel were able to solve problems and give solutions. May Joseph’s, Daniel’s and Ester’s come forth.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for all MI government leaders to have clear minds and the ability to be well informed to pass good laws for our state. Give them wisdom and understanding to build your house to advance your kingdom in this great state of Michigan. (Proverbs 25:2, 14:34)
We Pray and ask the Lord…for protection and wisdom for the Governor and Lt Governor. May the Governor of Michigan be visited by the Lord and influenced to make Godly righteous decisions. May our Governor be surrounded with Godly people and remove all evil influences.
We Pray and ask the Lord… that our state leaders will be postured with wisdom and ready to face any crisis and deal with any challenges that come forth. Protect our state from any social unrest, racial riots, terrorism, biological and chemical warfare, pandemics, and any geo-physical disaster. May we be prepared as a state!
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our state leaders will be given insights and wisdom to make right decisions so our state’s economy will be turned. May Jehovah Jireh – the provider – bless all decisions so provision, jobs, opportunities, witty inventions, new ideas, technologies would manifest and be birthed in our state.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our state leaders would support Israel and pray for the peace of Jerusalem. We stand with Israel in Michigan!
We Pray and ask the Lord…that state leaders in MI will maintain our state constitution and keep American Laws in our courts and allow no intrusion of foreign laws or court rulings.
THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES:
We Pray and ask the Lord…to protect the President of the United States and his family. We pray that any assassination attempt, ill will, or harm will be exposed and we ask angelic protection for our President as well as those around him. May the secret service or FBI be given knowledge that would pre-empt any evil towards the highest office in the land.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for angelic visitation, a dream or God encounter to impact our President so decisions the President makes will be righteous ones that will uphold Biblical principles.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our President will reverse the trends of same sex marriage and stand for marriage between a man and a woman. May the President support and fight for the ending of abortion in America and stand for the sanctity of life from the womb to the tomb – this is true social justice.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that the Christian heritage of our nation would not be undermined and lost by ungodly influences surrounding our President. We were not founded as a secular nation but as a Christian one. May the President uphold the U.S. Constitution and Christian Heritage of our nation.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our President will stand for moral righteous principles. You have said in your word that you can turn the heart of a king like a river. Turn our Presidents heart and surround that office with Godly men and women. Send your prophets to speak to the President and may those words be heard.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our President would stand with Israel and promote the peace of Jerusalem. May our President stand for a unified Jerusalem…that city will not be divided in Jesus name.
US SUPREME COURT – ALL STATE, DISTRICT, AND APPELATE COURTS
We Pray and ask the Lord…for our Judges, for the spirit of the Lord to rest upon them with discernment, wisdom, knowledge and may they understand the fear of the Lord as they make decisions for the people.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for visitation – angelic visitation, and God encounters in the night seasons where the fear of the Lord will overtake them. Help all judges in all of our courts to realize they will stand before the moral governor of the universe…the judge of the earth.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that all bad laws are struck down and good laws are upheld that are based on God’s Word and His truths.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that these men and women of our courts would uplift the 10 Commandments and live and make decisions by them. May they see there is a higher law to live by. This Divine law is higher than man’s laws
We Pray and ask the Lord…that the judges of the land would stand for the sanctity of life in the womb, oppose euthanasia, stand for traditional marriage between a man and a woman, and promote a Biblical worldview in all moral decisions.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that evil and ungodly judges in the land would be removed from the bench they occupy and be replaced with Godly men and women.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our courts at every level would recognize American Laws for American courts and not allow foreign laws or foreign court rulings into the American judicial system.
UNITED STATES AND STATE SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES:
We Pray and ask the Lord…to clean out the corruption in government in all national, state and local levels.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to fill our Governmental leaders and servants with moral character and integrity; that these men and women will not be bought or bribed to pervert justice or twist our laws for evil. Your Word says that there is a day where they call evil good…and good evil – so I pray that all Senators and Representatives in Government will be filled with your goodness so they will bring forth righteous and good laws.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for a Biblical based bipartisanship within our legislators. May the disunity be stopped and God’s righteous principles come forth as a house divided cannot stand.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that all funding for abortion, planned parenthood, homosexual and anti-family agenda’s be cut off. We ask the Lord to expose and thwart the plans of these deceived men and women who are at work within our nation to overthrow righteous laws that are based on a Biblical worldview.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to place wisdom, understanding and insight upon his righteous leaders to solve problems and bring solutions to challenges for the United States.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our Senators and Representatives will be awakened to the threats upon our land such as the family breakdown, the debt crisis, economic breakdown, moral crisis, disintegration of values, Sharia Law in Islam, unprotected borders, the attack upon Judeo-Christian principles, invasion of socialism in the culture, and disregard for the Bible, 10 Commandments and prayer
We Pray and ask the Lord…that freedoms we now possess through our U.S. Constitution would not be dismantled by those who desire to make us a Socialist, Marxist, anti-God secular state and nation. Awaken the legislators in the land to this subtle invasion upon the minds of our people! May they be enlightened regarding the Christian Heritage of America.
MILITARY / LAW ENFORCEMENT / FIREFIGHTERS:
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our military, law enforcement and firefighter’s hearts would be opened to know the Lord Jesus Christ as Savior..
We Pray and ask the Lord…for the protection of our military, police and firefighters in our state and nation. We pray for peace, protection and strength in their homes and marriages.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for angelic protection as they are the first responders in any crisis situation.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for their emotional well being as they need grace and peace for the mental, physical and emotional aspects of their jobs and assignments. May they not turn to forms of escapism which are counter-productive to the mind, body, spirit and soul but turn to Christ.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for wisdom and understanding in choices that occur in spontaneous dangerous situations that continually arise. May they have the wisdom and proper exercise of knowledge; quickness of intellect; readiness; and dexterity in execution when facing any threat.
We Pray and ask the Lord… they would have compassion for the people they serve. May they have a heart like Jesus Christ and feel what an individual may be going through at the time, and respond accordingly.
We Pray and ask the Lord…they would exhibit integrity, honesty and dedication. We realize that a virtuous individual is to be highly regarded and respected. May they have spiritual fortitude and strength to be honest, dedicated and individuals of integrity during any temptations.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for grace for the families of our military, and ask the Lord to release his blessings peace and grace while the troops are serving abroad. We pray for provisions to meet all needs, for health, safety and faithfulness in the homes.
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our troop’s moral remains strong in any presidency!
We Pray and ask the Lord…that our security will remain strong. We ask the Lord to uncover any plan to release information that would jeopardize our national security, or the security of our troops, and law enforcement personnel.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to give success to our military anywhere overseas from the beginning to the end of any mission.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for wisdom and protection in the engagement of our troops in any distant land.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to expose and thwart every attempt of any terrorist organization or plot to bomb or carry out any attack against our troops, law enforcement or firefighters anywhere. Reveal plots or schemes to release any type of bomb here on US soil or on any waterway. Send confusion into these plans. We ask angelic hosts to protect schools, churches, shopping malls, coffee shops, stadiums and any place where people meet.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for the Generals, leaders of our military, law enforcement to have their eyes opened to receive Christ as Savior, that they will be filled with godly wisdom and strategies for carrying out any mission to protect the American people.
We Pray and ask the Lord…to reveal and place the right information into their hands of our Homeland Security, for the thwarting of any Muslim terrorist agenda or separatist group here in Michigan and the nation. We ask the Lord to dispatch angels around the nuclear power plants in our nation.
We Pray and ask the Lord…for a great revival to break out among our military, law enforcement and firefighter personnel. We ask the Lord to pour out his Holy Spirit with powerful miracles signs and wonders so they will truly become a Joel’s army!