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CALL TO PRAYER: Worth heedingFORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- The people of God need to pray, we ought to pray, we must pray.
Great movements of God are normally preceded by great movements of prayer by God's people. We see this pattern throughout Scripture and throughout the history of the church. God does not need us to pray in order to move but in His sovereignty He has chosen to work in power, time and time again, in response to the concerted cries of His people. Read More
SBC St. Louis prayer call to be broadcast globallyST. LOUIS (BP) -- Worldwide audiences will have opportunities to support the impassioned pleas of Southern Baptists for the next great awakening, revival and other concerns at the Southern Baptist Convention’s National Call to Prayer June 14 in St. Louis. Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: Is any problem too big for God?
California pastor David Jeremiah reflects on NASA's problem-solving for Apollo 13 as an illustration of the ways God solves His followers' problems. "When we are stretched beyond our human limits, we find ourselves in [God's] limitless domain. He welcomes our cries and loves to provide solutions to our problems," Jeremiah writes. Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: It's a 'first response, not a last resort'
Florida pastor H.B. Charles Jr. notes that prayer must be "our first response, not our last resort" to difficulties and disappointments. "It may seem nothing is happening" as a result of prayer, Charles comments. "But God is at work. Don't stop praying!" Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: The tear bottle
An ancient tear bottle received by Frank S. Page, president of the Southern Baptist Convention executive committee, reminds him that "our Lord knows every tear we cry." In this week's Call to Prayer, Page reminds us the Lord "is with us as we grieve at every moment." Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: Witnessing in faith
Evangelism cannot always be planned, writes pastor Charles Locklear in this week's Call to Prayer. "When we are open to the Lord, He will direct us to people in whose hearts He has already been moving," he notes. Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: Personal evangelism still counts
In this week's Call to Prayer, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary President Paige Patterson shares about the loss of a dear friend and why personal evangelism still counts. Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: May God use us!
In this week's Call to Prayer, Dennis Manpoong Kim writes believers must "show through our lives each day who God is, who Jesus is to us, who the Holy Spirit is in our lives. We must show; but we must also share in words." Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: Promote, protect, support life
As Southern Baptists mark Sanctity of Human Life Sunday, Roger S. "Sing" Oldham calls us to pray for the many among us who promote, protect and support the lives of children. Read More
CALL TO PRAYER: Huddle up and give thanks
Roger S. Oldham, in a Thanksgiving reflection, highlights the courageous ministry of David Landrith while battling cancer, including the baptism of 2,000-plus souls in the last two years of his life. Landrith’s “steadfast assurance in God drew thousands of people each week who longed to find the kind of relationship with the Lord that they saw in David,” Oldham, of the SBC Executive Committee, writes. Read More