The pastor of a small church in New Hampshire is discouraged to see that members of his church are showing little interest in spiritual growth and in reaching their community. Pray for the Holy Spirit to bring new life to this church, to convict people of any sin in their lives and to call people to return to God as their first love. Ask God to help the men in the church to grow in maturity and become leaders in their homes. Lift up the pastor’s family, and pray for God to encourage them and give them guidance about how to serve Him in their church and community.
Praise God that Faith Church in Auburn, MA, baptized 15 people earlier this month! Attendance is growing so much that the church is outgrowing their current building. Pray for church leaders as they are planning to find a new location for the church in the next three years. Lift up two upcoming outreaches: Trunk or Treat on Oct. 27 (with an expected attendance of 3000) and The Great Christmas Giveaway on Dec. 7 (300 families will be served). Pray that God will use these events to help people connect to the church and, ultimately, to God through a relationship with Jesus.
Lighthouse Baptist Church is a church plant that is very involved in the East Providence, RI, community. Praise God for the opportunities He has given them to partner with the community in a summer park ministry and in the upcoming tree lighting ceremony in December. Pray that they will serve the community well and build relationships with more people like the woman who is getting baptized soon after connecting to the church through the park ministry. Ask God to bless the church’s harvest festival on Oct. 19 and Christmas party for kids’ club families on Dec. 8. Lift up the church’s need for more faithful men to serve, as well as their desire to train more people as disciplers who can support future church plants.
Throne of Grace International Ministries is a Liberian church that meets in the Greater Boston area. Pray that God will bless church members with spiritual growth. Ask God to provide a permanent building for the church. Lift up the people who live in the area where the church meets — pray that the church will love their neighbors and that people will respond to the Gospel.
Hillside Baptist Church is a small congregation located in Pembroke, NH. Pray that the church will grow both spiritually and numerically. Ask God to give members a growing desire to reach the lost in their community and help them become more active in ministry.
Refuge Church in Windham, ME, is focused on building a unified culture so that the world will recognize Jesus in their midst. Praise God that their team is more unified than ever. Pray that God will bless their upcoming sponsorship Sunday; they hope their church can commit to sponsoring 50 children in the Dominican Republic. Lift up their first Trunk or Treat event, with an expected 500 visitors. Pray for great connections in the community. Finally, pray for a special series in the month of November, as church members are encouraged to bring family and friends who are not yet Christians.
Rooted in Faith Church is a deaf congregation located in Manchester, CT. The deaf are considered one of the largest unreached people groups in the world. Pray for God to give pastor Jon Hayhow and other church leaders wisdom as they begin to make outreach plans for the upcoming year. Pray that many deaf people in Connecticut will come to know Jesus.
God has been at work bringing more people who need to hear the Good News about Jesus to New Creation Church in Middle Granville, NY. Pray that people continue to come, learn about Christ and respond to the Gospel in repentance and faith. Also ask God to bring someone to serve the church by leading worship on Sunday mornings.
For Quincy Bay Church, people are growing in the grace and knowledge of Christ together and the Lord is helping them to see the beauty of growing in community with one another. Pray for their DNA small groups as they start up at the end of the month, pray as they send off their college students back into the school year, and pray for another elder to join the team!
The Pursuit Church Maine has seen God’s faithfulness over the last season of transition! They have been blessed to see baptisms and salvations! Praise God for all he is doing there! Pray that the church would be able to focus on what God has called them to for this next season!
Seven Mile Church in Waltham, praises God for open doors with a local elementary school and opportunities to serve within the school! Pray for upcoming outreaches, for their next sermon series, and for some in their church to come to faith!
Greenville Baptist Church has welcomed a new youth pastor to their church! Pray as they begin to relaunch ministries this fall, like small groups and Sunday school! Pray for palace and joy within their congregation.
Legacy Church is located at FBC Sutton and is growing fast! They are making connections with their community and they are seeing the fruits of their labors! Pray for leaders to rise up and take on responsibilities in the church!
Harmony Bible Church has recently seen someone come to Christ and three get baptized in the span of two months! Pray for growth among the new believers, pray for their members to be active in discipling others!
Pray for NJEBC as they seek to have better unity within their church. Pray for their next evangelistic outreach
First Baptist Church of Greater Rochester, Nh., has just began a youth ministry with 3 youth attending regularly. #PRAY that the ministry would thrive and students would attend. Pray for loss in the church family as they heal and grieve. Pray and praise God for the growth of the church!
City on a Hill Church in Somerville, Mass., is praying for many things over the next few months! #PRAY as they are establishing a lease with the church they currently rent from. Pray they would hire the best kids director as the Lord leads. Pray for new leaders to be raised up over the next year! Praise God for all He is doing in the lives of New England Churches!
New Colony Baptist Church in Billerica is facing some challenges in declining numbers and volunteers. #PRAY that their numbers would grow. Pray as their pastor is on sabbatical and as they try to connect with their community!
Life Community Church in Braintree, Mass., has as new space to call home, at a local middle school, and have also seen many new believers come to faith over the last year! #PRAY as they seek to eventually find a permanent meeting space. Pray as they seek to be a a light to the community and the faculty at South Middle School!
Grace Church in Avon, Massachusetts is seeing many people come to Christ and be baptized! The church has seen over 60 people baptized over the last year! Praise God for the 2,000 people they have served in their community as well! #PRAY for the leadership of the church to always remain humble, holy, and focused on the mission God has given them and for the people that attend the church to continue taking spiritual next steps.