21 Days of Prayer & Fasting
January 8-28, 2023
Every Day Prayer Focus
Humble ourselves. Asking for forgiveness
for our sins and the sins of our land.
Seeking God. Declaring our dependence on
God in every area of our lives.
His Kingdom Come. Praying for the
completion of the Great Commission and for
revival in our generation.
Hear from Heaven. Inviting the Presence of
God in our church and our lives (souls
saved, signs, wonders, miracles, and
Next Steps. Praying for all people in their
journey of faith to Know God, Live in
Freedom, Discover & Fulfill Purpose
Believing God for answered prayer to our
specific needs (Connection Cards, Pastoral
Care Update Cards, and prayer requests).
DAILY PRAYER FOCUS
WAYS TO ENGAGE
Jan 8 – (Church service prayer)
Jan 9 – Our Leaders – Nation, State, and City (1
Jan 10 – Our Pastors, Church Staff, Directional
Leadership Team, Small Group Leaders,
Dream Teamers, Overseers, Church Council
Jan 11 – Our City – Greater Kalamazoo Area
Jan 12 – Our Nation – Revival in America
Jan 13 – Our World – international missions
(leadership training and church planting),
the Gospel in Israel
Jan 14 – Worship
Jan 15 – (Church service prayer)
Jan 16 – The Lost – services, lifesavers, family
Jan 17 – Small Groups – leaders, members, real
Jan 18 – Equip and Dream Team – leadership
development, covering over every
leader, fresh vision
Jan 19 – Children and Students
Jan 20 – Local Schools
Jan 21 – Worship
Jan 22 – (Church service prayer)
Jan 23 – Families and marriages
Jan 24 – Our Church’s vision for 2023 –
building projects, finances, leaders, missions
(local and global)
Jan 25 – My personal vision for 2023 – freedom
from habits, debt, relationships,
ministry, reaching my full potential
Jan 26 – Personal freedom and deliverance –
breakthrough in every area!
Jan 27 – Our specific needs (finances, health,
family members to be saved and other
personal needs.) Pray for the sick –
anoint with oil.
Jan 28 – Worship
CHOOSE A FAST :
The goal of fasting is to draw near to God.
It hits the reset button of our soul and renews us form the inside out. When deciding on a fast, we encourage you to seek God in prayer and follow what the Holy Spirit leads you to do.
Selective Fast-involves removing certain elements
from your diet
Partial Fast-involves abstaining from eating any type
of food between certain times of the day or certain
Complete Fast-In this type of fast, you drink only
liquids, typically water with light juices as an option.
Soul Fast-A great option if you do not have much
experience fasting food, have health issues that
prevent you from fasting food, or if you wish to
refocus certain areas of your life that are out of
balance. For example, you might choose to stop
using social media or watching television during the
TYPES OF FAST:
READ THE BIBLE EVERYDAY:
One of the ways we get to Know God better is through His word. The Bible is God’s word written to us personally. We encourage everyone to join us in our church-wide bible reading plan.
ATTEND CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY
SERVE THOSE AROUND YOU:
Fasting isn’t just about giving
something up. It’s also about giving of yourself.
Serve on the Revitalize Dream Team
Show acts of kindness wherever you go (i.e. pay for
someone’s coffee, open the door for other people,
Smile, encourage those around you.