As we seek to be #encountergod together in prayer, we will be joining in focussed prayer over a particular item every week.
This week’s prayer item:
Pray for our Easter Sunday service - that many visitors would come, that their hearts would be soft, and that they would hear Jesus proclaimed clearly.
To get prayer reminders on your phone, download our app. Text SLC APP to 77977.
Today our Week if Prayer turns toward the congregation itself.
Read Colossians 3:13-14.
Pray for a spirit of forgiveness, unity, and love to pervade our congregation.
Read 1 Corinthians 1:3-5.
Pray for those you know of within our congregation who are struggling with illness, loss, or crisis.
SLC has always valued passing faith to the next generation. That’s the focus of today’s Week of Prayer items.
Read Matthew 18:2-6.
Pray for our SLC Children’s Ministry. Pray that staff and volunteers would build deeply into our children’s lives, and ignite in them a lifelong love of Jesus.
Read Psalm 145:4.
Pray for our SLC Youth Ministry. Pray that staff and volunteers would build deeply into our students’ lives, and ignite in them a lifelong love of Jesus.
Today SLC’s Week if Prayer turns to our 3 Strategic Priorities, which we discerned together in 2017.
Read John 4:23
Pray that we would ENCOUNTER GOD - that we would be people who seek God deeply in prayer and worship and depend radically on the Holy Spirit....
Read Ephesians 4:11-12
Pray that we would EQUIP GOD’S PEOPLE - that we would effectively equip and deploy Christians into ministry at SLC and beyond.
Read Acts 1:8
Pray that we would ENGAGE THE CITY - that we would bless the people of Langley and invite them into relationship with Jesus.
#encountergod #equipgodspeople #engagethecity
Today SLC’s Week of Prayer focuses on Church leadership.
Read 1 Peter 5:1-5.
Pray for Church Council as they seek to lead us courageously and sensitively.
SLC’s Week of Prayer continues. Today’s focus is the upcoming staffing decisions.
Read Titus 2:6-8
Pray over our ongoing search for an Associate Pastor of Student Ministries. Pray for a healthy process, and for the position to be filled quickly, with an outstanding candidate. Pray for wisdom for the search team.
Read 2 Timothy 4:1-2
Pray for our Co-Lead Transition team, and for upcoming discussions around the Co-Lead model, which concludes late in 2018. As a church, we will soon begin discerning together what’s next.
Are you participating in SLC’s Week of Prayer? If so, we recommend downloading our church app. You’ll get our prayer prompts as notifications on your mobile device twice a day this week. Text SLC APP to 77977, and be sure to allow notifications when the app prompts you. #encountergod #equipgodspeople #engagethecity
One of our strategic priorities at South Langley Church is to ENCOUNTER GOD - to become people who seek God deeply in prayer and worship and depend radically on the Holy Spirit.
So from March 4-11, we are asking the church to join together in prayer.
To receive these prayer prompts as reminders on your phone, simply download the SLC app by texting SLC APP to 77977. Make sure you choose “Allow Notifications” when the app prompts you....
SUNDAY: MISSION & VISION FOCUS
MORNING (IN SERVICE)
Read 2 Corinthians 5:18–20a.
Pray that SLC would accomplish its mission to help people know Jesus (come into relationship with him) and follow Jesus (live the kind of life he calls them to live).
Read Colossians 3:16-17.
Pray that God would allow us to excel in our five Building Block areas: Discipleship, Fellowship, Worship, Service, Evangelism.
Do you have a preschooler at home? Try this fun prompt to start conversations at home about how Jesus loves everyone! Thanks South Langley Kids for this engaging activity!
Thank you to all who joined us at the Renovated Parenting Conference this morning! It was a time of wonderful encouragement, practical tips and lots of wisdom, ...like these 3 tidbits!
Every family needs to have their Joshua moment where they say "me and my family, we will serve the Lord" and say that because they dont care what the rest of the [families] do.
- Dwight Stephen, from Northview Community Church
Our children are hearing a different narrative, they need you as parents to teach them the gospel narrative
- Chris Ross, from Central Community Church
How do we raise the odds that the important conversations we need to have with our kids will go as planned?
- Dr Mark Wessner, from MB Seminary
In anticipation of Lent, here is an article from Randy Wollf on the benefits of practicing silence and solitude.
There are still spots left for Renovated Parenting this Saturday, 9-12. Come learn practical skills for helping your children or grandchildren know and follow Jesus. There will be several high-calibre speakers. Childcare is available, and we’ve partnered with MB Seminary to let SLC families attend FREE! For more info, go to http://southlangleychurch.com/…/sunday-…/renovated-parenting . LIKE, SHARE, invite your friends, and REGISTER ASAP!