Living Word Church


LWC PRAY MUSKEGON:  September 2018

5 min     Praise

Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise.  Take some time to declare what you are thankful for in your life.  You could also sing some hymns or choruses.

5 min     Meditating on God's Greatness.

There is none like You, O LORD; You are great, and great is Your name in might. (Jer.  10: 6)
For great is the LORD and greatly to be praised; He is to be feared above all gods. (Ps. 96:4)
I said, "I beseech You, O LORD God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who preserves the covenant and loving kindness for those who love Him and keep His commandments,  (Neh. 1:5)
Cry aloud and shout for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.  (Is. 12:6)
Come and see the works of God; He is awesome in His doing toward the sons of men. (Ps. 66:5)

5 min     Confession of sin

Personal Confessions – Read I John 1:9, and offer up your personal shortcomings and sins.
Corporate Confessions - for the church in our community:
Not walking in the God kind of love as we should.
Sexual sin in the church (Fornication, living together, porn, etc.)  (Eph. 5:3-7)
For sins of gossip or disunity within the church 
Area Confessions – for our community:
For dishonoring those in law enforcement in our community
For not being grateful and thankful
Concern for our neighbors

5 min     Praying the Scriptures over our area.

I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which He has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, and His incomparably great power for us who believe.”  Ephesians 1:18
Live in harmony with one another. Do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly. Never be wise in your own sight.” (Rom. 12:16)
Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” (Eph. 4:32)
We pray for the peace and prosperity of our county that we are pilgrims in.  We pray for it to prosper and be in peace, in Jesus' name. (Jer. 29:7)
Father we declare that our city is rejoicing because it is going well with the uncompromisingly righteous. By the blessing of the influence of the UPRIGHT, we call our city EXALTED. Bless the upright people, leaders and businesses in our region.  (Prov. 11:10-11)
We pray this so that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in us, and us in Him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.”  2 Thessalonians 1:12

5 min    Praying over Specific Areas of Need in our County
Pray for affordable housing for the poor.  With the rise of property value, rents are rising and it is becoming increasingly difficult to find affordable rents.
Pray for financial help for the Rescue Mission.  They had to replace all the wooden beds with metal beds due to termites.
Pray concerning the November elections that God’s will, will be done in our county, state and nation as it is in Heaven.
Pray against murders in Muskegon County.  We declare, “No more.” We stand our ground in Jesus Name, no more murders, not even 1. 

10 min   Interceding for Our Leaders - Call their names out to the Lord!     
Pray for wisdom for those in leadership in the police and Sheriff’s departments.
Pray for refreshing and encouragement for our men and woman in blue.  
Pray for our first responders (firefighters, EMT’s, etc.)
Pray for clarity in the thinking and direction of politicians. Pray against doublemindedness even when politicians don't recognize it in their own statements and affiliations

5 min     Pray for Personal Petitions.
Pray for healing for Dave Trute after his motorcycle accident.
Pray for healing for Judy and Dan Love’s son, Joe, who recently had surgery to reattach a section of his skull.  He is recovering at home.  Pray for supernatural strength for Judy to care for her son and her husband.
Cover Pastor as he ministers in Uganda. Pray that he has favor and that he may speak boldly and be delivered from all harm.
Pray for Pastor’s family while he is gone.
Pray for Pat Arends and her family. Her dad passed last week.

10 min   Pray for the Church in Muskegon.
Pray that Christians will have discernment and will actively oppose advances of socialism in politics and all aspects of our culture.
Father, help us to set aside our differences and look to the greater cause, the cause of Jesus Christ. 
Pray that believers in our county would have a greater awareness of walking in love with one another.
Pray that the body of Christ would give a high priority to “putting on” the character of Christ.
Pray that the church will raise up disciples who will go into all the world and influence change. Pray that they would infuse each area of culture with the Word of God in order to foster a Biblical World View.

5 min     Waiting on God and Listening

5 min     Praise and Thanksgiving


Kelli Vandonkelaar

12:00 am  - 1:00 am     
1:00 am   - 2:00 am


Sue Anderson
 3:00 am  -  3:30 am    

3:30 - 4:00 am

Katie Cross

4:00 am - 5:00 am    

Pastor Tim Cross
 5:00 am  -  6:00 am      

Dawn Eschman/Nellie Jones
 6:00 am  -  7:00 am      

Brenna Francik/Jim Wilks
 7:00 am  -  8:00 am      

 8:00 am  -  9:00 am      

 9:00 am  - 10:00 am     

Annette Curtis
10:00 am - 11:00 am 

11:00 am - 12:00 am    

Steve Warmington
12:00 pm  -  1:00 pm    

Cathi Vandonkelaar
 1:00 pm  -   2:00 pm    

Trixie/Sara Shults
 2:00 pm  -   3:00 pm    

Sandy Liphard/Brianne
 3:00 pm  -   4:00 pm    

Donna Bradfield
 4:00 pm  -   5:00 pm    

Brandon/Terry Vandonkelaar
 5:00 pm  -   6:00 pm    

Stephanie Cross
 6:00 pm  -   7:00 pm    

Judy Yonkers
 7:00 pm  -   8:00 pm    

Kim Cyr
 8:00 pm  -   9:00 pm    

Preston Bown
 9:00 pm -  10:00 pm    

Matt Tisch
10:00 pm-  11:00 pm    

Rob Liphard
11:00 pm - 12:00 am    

Rose Armstrong