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A National Day United

In Prayer For America


24 Hours - 24 Churches

Below are some prayer themes, guides & resources for your church's hour of prayer on Thursday May 6th, the National Day Of  Prayer.

The Blessings

Consider starting your hour of prayer together in worship or by giving thanks to God for specific aspect(s) of life in this nation, &/or by having participants decree blessings over the nation. 

Prayer Meeting Ideas


The Pandemic

1. Healthcare workers. 2. Essential workers. 3. Those who've lost loved ones. 4. Those who've lost their jobs.  5. Students & families. 5. Mental health of Americans.  6. Leaders making decisions about restrictions.  7. Virus eradication.

Prayer Guides

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The Margins

The Least. The Last. The Lost: 

The nation's poor, homeless,  mentally ill, imprisoned, the most vulnerable children teens & adults, & those spiritually disconnected from God. 

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Your City

Gen 29:7 But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into... and pray to the Lord on its behalf, for in its welfare you will find your welfare. 

7 Prayer Points

Ways To Pray For Your City

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The Government

1 Tim 2:1-2 I urge that prayers be made... for kings & all who are in high positions of authority... 

How To Pray For Leaders

4 Prayers For Leaders

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The Economy

Genesis 12:2. I will make of you a great nation, & I will bless you so that you will be a blessing.  

1. Economic Recovery. 2. Business & Marketplace rebound.  3. Wisdom & adaptibility in the hardest hit sectors. 4. Decline in Unemployment. 

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Racial Healing

Ceasing this unique time in our nation - one compelling us to confront our history of racism, & address its lingering impact on our society.

Racial Justice Prayer Points

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The Church

It's leadership. It's discipleship. It's responsiveness to live out the two great commandments. Answering its call to mission & justice. It's ability to endure hardship with grace.  It's adaptability in changing times.  

Praying For Unity

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Resources From The

National Day of Prayer