Prayer ~ February 2012

Join us in praying radical prayers for the Metro Richmond area….

What do we pray for?  We Pray for the Transformation of Metropolitan Richmond:

For the more than one million people living in this historic capital city of Central Virginia, including the jurisdictions of Richmond, Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, and the surrounding counties and towns.

February’s Prayer List Follows:

Pray for the Coming of God’s Kingdom in Metropolitan Richmond. 

Pray then like this: Our Father who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, On earth as it is in heaven. (Matthew 6:9-10)

February 5, 2012.  We pray for the coming of God’s Kingdom in Metropolitan Richmond: For a spirit of unity and cooperation among all people in all jurisdictions.  We pray that all would earnestly seek the common welfare of this metropolitan city.

February 12, 2012.  We pray for the coming of God’s Kingdom in Metropolitan Richmond: For healthy economic development, which enhances the Metropolitan community, employs the unemployed, and contributes to the common good.

February 19, 2012.  We pray for the coming of God’s Kingdom in Metropolitan Richmond: For redemption of the divisions, prejudices, pettiness, despair, and discrimination of the past.

February 26, 2012.  We pray for the coming of God’s Kingdom in Metropolitan Richmond: For enhancement of our common life in Jesus’ Name through the Holy Spirit, and for the resurrection of metropolitan Richmond as a modern metropolitan city of hope for the world.

Provided by…Metro Richmond at Prayer

This is a cooperative, covenanted effort of churches in Metropolitan Richmond. We pray together each Sunday for the common concerns of our Metropolitan Richmond community.

Please use the Sunday themes however the Spirit leads.  We do not tell one another how to pray.  We only covenant to pray together in one accord for God’s transformation and healing of our metropolitan city.

Coordination of this effort is provided by Richmond Hill, 2209 East Grace Street, Richmond, VA 23223.