Community Prayer Guide | June 2019

Each month we receive an updated Community Prayer Guide from One Hope ministry network that helps the church draw near to God and pray for various areas of our city life together. We invite you to take time to join hundreds of people who are praying each month for 10 strategic areas that shape our community's culture.


Community Prayer Guide June 2019

“If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples.”
John 15:7-8

Church
Pray for pastors and Christ-following leaders to guard their hearts and cultivate purity, wholeness & renewal.
Pray for the Lord’s power to accompany all Gospel presentations and Bible teaching in our community.
Pray for local Christ-followers to be deeply rooted in God’s truth/love and demonstrate God’s truth/love.
Pray for churches to be equipped to function as healing communities for those struggling with mental illness.

Education
Pray for wisdom at district and individual school levels to use recent approved-funding to fully benefit
students’ education needs, especially by decreasing class sizes.
Pray that churches provide mentors, Safe Families, and reading support through their school partnerships.
Pray for transitions within college ministries over the summer: for God bring in the right leaders for this
season, and for LCC to have a visible Christian ministry by fall 2020.
Pray for ECCO, 4J’s Alternative High, to have a strong, effective start under new leadership and in their new location in the fall of 2019.

Government
Pray for Community Safety: the harmony and increased capacity of our police, fire department & courts.
Pray for God to lead the implementation of the TAC Report (Technical Assistance Collaborative), a comprehensive city/county strategic plan to house the unhoused.
Pray for the right person to be selected to lead the TAC Report implementation process.
Pray for community harmony, support and funding for the new county courthouse development.
Pray for God’s wisdom, love and direction to be upon all of our government leaders and their families.

Business
Pray for local government to create helpful and supportive policies for the growth of businesses.
Pray for ethical & flourishing wealth development that advances the Lord’s purposes in our community.
Pray for wise, truthful and noble businesses practices to flourish in our community.
Pray for God’s highest and best plans for the Eugene riverfront development;
Pray also for harmonious collaboration between government and businesses during the process.

Family
Pray for the cycle of divorce to end:
Pray for couples to choose to fight for their marriages and their children's stability and security.
Pray for God to heal and restore broken relationships.
Pray for children affected by divorce to be healed and have healthy relationships.
Pray for foster families to be supported and thrive: for community to come around them and for organizations who serve vulnerable families to be strengthened.
Pray for fathers to take their valuable, God-given servant-leadership role at home and in the Church.

Arts
Pray for God to direct the Cottage Theater in their production choices and for God’s hand upon them.
Pray for God’s presence to minister to DHS staff as the PAC Rim Art Guild displays 35 paintings in DHS offices.
Pray for Christian writers to be inspired, follow through & create clear positive messages that are published.
Ask for God’s blessing on this year’s Oregon Bach Festival and Art in the Vineyard events in Eugene.

Health Care
Pray for the new Oregon Health Plan administrators: God’s direction and wisdom.
Pray for partnerships between the church & medical community to cultivate truth in teaching moral issues.
Pray for Health Care Providers to have wisdom & strength to oversee effective treatments for addictions.
Pray for HCPs to speak truth & develop systems to lead those struggling with gender dysphoria into wholeness.
Pray that God empowers health workers, teachers, parents & friends to bring hope, healing & rescue to those dealing with suicidal thoughts.

Police and Fire Departments
Pray for the wisdom, peace and safety of those serving in our police and fire departments.
Pray for God to empower local law enforcement to rescue those trapped in sex trafficking.
Pray for a Mental Health Crisis Center to be established (a necessity according to first responders & civic leaders). Pray for our local police, sheriff and fire departments to be fully staffed by men & women of noble character.
Pray for peace and safety over local Summer events: Oregon Country Fair, Garth Brooks at Autzen & others.

Media
Pray for God to use local social media posts to be inspiring & hope-filled to those struggling with suicide.
Pray for God’s hand and direction upon all local radio stations.
Pray for truthful, fair and accurate reporting in all areas of local media.
Pray for local media leaders to have God’s vision and wisdom to lead our local media organizations.

Sports
Pray for the Lord’s blessing on all summer sporting camps.
Pray for God to guide local churches in preparation for the 2021 World Track and Field Championships.
Pray for safety, protection and peace over every public sporting event.
Pray for better training for youth coaches, and for more quality coaches to serve long-term.

Find answers to prayer on our website: onehopenetwork.org/testimonies.

Community Prayer Guide | May 2019

Each month we receive an updated Community Prayer Guide from One Hope ministry network that helps the church draw near to God and pray for various areas of our city life together. We invite you to take time to join hundreds of people who are praying each month for 10 strategic areas that shape our community's culture.


One Church - One Day Community Prayer May 2019

“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in
him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.”
Colossians 2:6-7

Church
Pray for pastors and Christ-following leaders to guard their hearts and cultivate purity, wholeness & renewal.
Pray for the Lord’s power to accompany all Gospel presentations and Bible teaching in our community.
Pray for local Christ-followers to be deeply rooted in God’s truth/love and demonstrate God’s truth/love.
Pray for churches to be equipped to function as healing communities for those struggling with mental illness.

Education
Pray for more wise and judicious allocation of funds at state and local levels to expedite the best education environment for all schools.
Pray for an increase of Jesus-followers and quality community members to step into the great need for
mentors in every school.
Pray for our college campuses to increasingly support Christianity as one of the many faiths to be explored.
Pray that truth would shine with clarity and appeal.
Pray for ECCO, 4J’s Alternative High, to have clear direction, strong leadership, and to thrive in their mission to
support some of Eugene’s most vulnerable students.

Government
Pray for Community Safety: the harmony and increased capacity of our police, fire department & courts.
Pray for God to lead the implementation of the TAC Report (Technical Assistance Collaborative), a
comprehensive city/county strategic plan to house the unhoused.
Pray for the right person to be selected to lead the TAC Report implementation process.
Pray for community harmony, support and funding for the new county courthouse development.
Pray for God’s wisdom, love and direction to be upon all of our government leaders and their families.

Business
Thank the Lord for continued low unemployment, economic development, and prosperity in our community.
Pray for ethical & flourishing wealth development that advances the Lord’s purposes in our community.
Pray for positive, encouraging & supportive relationships among our business, government & faith sectors.
Pray for God’s highest and best plans for the Eugene riverfront development.
Pray also for harmonious collaboration between government and businesses during the process.

Family
Pray for fathers to take their valuable, God-given servant-leadership role at home and in the Church.
Pray for the cycle of divorce to end:
Pray for couples to choose to fight for their marriages and their children's stability and security.
Pray for God to heal and restore broken relationships.
Pray for children affected by divorce to be healed and have healthy relationships.
Pray for foster families to be supported and thrive: for community to come around them and for organizations
who serve vulnerable families to be strengthened.

Arts
Pray for the Mozart Players: the Lord’s presence, salvation and blessing to be upon them.
Pray for God to guide and provide for the Pacific Rim Art Guild as they glorify Jesus with their art.
Pray for Christian writers to be inspired, follow through & create clear positive messages that are published.
Pray for Christ-honoring artwork to be displayed in local business & that it would inspire people to know God.
Pray for the Lord to guide those who select the artists to perform at Matthew Knight Arena.

Health Care
Pray for God to give wisdom and guidance to the leadership of our local health care facilities.
Pray for Health Care Providers to have wisdom & strength to oversee effective treatments for addictions.
Pray for Health Care Providers (HCPs) to bring healing and safety to those who have been sexually abused.
Pray for HCPs to speak truth & develop systems to lead those struggling with gender dysphoria into
wholeness.
Pray that God uses health workers, teachers, parents & friends to bring hope, healing & rescue to those
dealing with suicidal thoughts.

Police and Fire Departments
Pray for the wisdom, peace and safety of those serving in our police and fire departments.
Pray for God to empower local law enforcement to rescue those trapped in sex trafficking.
Pray for a Mental Health Crisis Center to be established (a necessity according to first responders & civic leaders). Pray for our local police, sheriff and fire departments to be fully staffed by men & women of noble character.
Pray for “dispatch coordination” among agencies to operate with greater wisdom and collaboration.

Media
Pray for truthful, fair and accurate reporting in all areas of local media.
Pray for God’s hand to guide all the employees of the Register Guard.
Pray for KEZI, KMTR and KVAL leadership teams to be guided by the Lord’s plans.
Pray for local media leaders to have God’s vision and wisdom to lead our local media organizations.

Sports
Pray for God to guide local churches in preparation for the 2021 World Track and Field Championships.
Pray for safety, protection and peace over every public sporting event.
Pray for the Lord’s blessing to be the YMCA and Kid Sports organizations.
Pray for better training for youth coaches, and for more quality coaches to serve long-term.

Find answers to prayer on our website: onehopenetwork.org/testimonies.

Community Prayer Guide | April 2019

Each month we receive an updated Community Prayer Guide from One Hope ministry network that helps the church draw near to God and pray for various areas of our city life together. We invite you to take time to join hundreds of people who are praying each month for 10 strategic areas that shape our community's culture.


One Church - One Day Community Prayer April 2019

“For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures.” 1 Cor. 15:3-4

Church
Pray for all local people to be drawn to Jesus & Easter Gospel presentations. Pray they connect with churches.
Pray for the Lord’s anointing upon all the pre-Easter and post-Easter efforts to reach new people.
Pray for the power of the Holy Spirit to be poured out on every Gospel proclamation in our community.
Pray for churches to be equipped to function as healing communities for those struggling with mental illness.

Education
Pray for schools to wisely allocate funds to alleviate teacher burnout from large classes & lack of supports.
Pray for administrators & church partners to support teachers & boost their morale with tangible actions.
Pray for Christian students, teachers, and staff to live their faith fully at school, not compartmentalized
between sacred and secular. Pray they wisely walk in the Spirit, making the most of every opportunity.
Pray for our college campuses to increasingly support Christianity as one of many faiths to be explored.
Pray the truth would shine with clarity and appeal to reason.

Family
Pray that our identity in Christ will be the foundation of our lives and in all of our family relationships.
Pray for the cycle of divorce to end:
Pray for couples to choose to fight for their marriages and their children's stability and security.
Pray for God to heal and restore broken relationships.
Pray for children affected by divorce to be healed and have healthy relationships.
Pray for fathers to take their critical, God-given servant leadership role at home and in the Church.
Pray for foster families to be supported and thrive: for community to come around them and for organizations who serve vulnerable families to be strengthened.

Government
Pray for the Lord’s shalom in our community narrative and public discourse.
Pray for community harmony, support and funding for the new county courthouse development.
Pray for God’s wisdom, love and direction to be upon all of our government leaders and their families.
Pray for synergy among non-profits, government & the Church to keep youth housed, in school and thriving.
Pray for the implementation of the TAC Report (Technical Assistance Collaborative) - a comprehensive
city/county strategic plan to house the unhoused:
Pray for clear understanding, community support & provision.

Business
Thank the Lord for continued low unemployment, economic development, and prosperity in our community.
Pray for healthy & prosperous wealth development that advances the Lord’s purposes in our community.
Pray for positive, encouraging & supportive relationships among our business, government & faith sectors.
Pray for government and business leaders to have God’s wisdom to create plans that encourage new
businesses/jobs to be developed and established in our community.

Arts
Pray for the director, producers and actors of Radio Redux: health, salvation & direction for the next season.
Pray for God to empower Jesus-following local artists as they create three large public murals.
Pray for Christian writers to be inspired, follow through & create clear positive messages that are published.
Pray for provision for the Arts in our local schools: interest, inspiration, personnel and finances.
Pray for God to guide the leadership of the Cuthbert Amphitheater as they select artists to perform.

Health Care
Pray for Emergency Room personnel to have strength, perseverance & resources for critical care.
Pray for health care leaders to have wisdom to oversee effective treatments for addictions.
Pray for those treating addictions to be empowered and refreshed from “compassion fatigue.”
Pray for the power of the Holy Spirit to lead those who are addicted to follow Jesus.
Pray God uses health workers, teachers, parents & friends to bring hope, healing & rescue to those dealing
with suicidal thoughts.

Police and Fire Departments
Pray for the wisdom, peace and safety of those serving in our police and fire departments.
Pray for the creation of a multi-agency effort to stop narcotic distribution in our community:
Pray for funding, people, and for God to expose everywhere illegal distribution is happening.
Pray for “dispatch coordination” between agencies to operate with greater wisdom & collaboration.
Pray for a Mental Health Crisis Center to be established (a necessity according to first responders & civic leaders).
Pray for our local police, sheriff and fire departments to be fully staffed by men & women of noble character.

Media
Pray for God’s hand to guide all the employees of the Register Guard.
Pray for local TV news teams to report relevant and value-infused stories for community strengthening.
Pray for local media leaders to have God’s vision and wisdom to lead our local media organizations.
Pray for truthful, fair and accurate reporting in all areas of local media.

Sports
Pray for safety, protection and peace over every public sporting event.
Pray for the Lord’s blessing to be on all of Fellowship of Christian Athlete’s efforts in local schools.
Pray for God’s guidance in all local preparations for the 2021 World Track and Field Championships.
Pray for better training for youth coaches, and for more quality coaches to serve long-term.

Find answers to prayer on our website: onehopenetwork.org/testimonies.