Jun 01, 2011 · WHEREAS, The book of Acts teaches through the birth of the church that what is birthed in prayer is of necessity sustained by prayer (e.g., Acts 1:14; 2:1, 42; 4:31); and WHEREAS, The common corporate sins of many churches include, but are not limited to, prayerlessness, lukewarmness, neglect of biblical church discipline, and shallow ... 31 Scripture-based prayers to pray for your church's ministries and people. Church Prayer Leaders Network. Help for churches that want to make prayer more foundational to their entire ministry.
Prayer, which is co-equally the most important thing to combat lukewarmness, yields a personal relationship with God and it is through this relationship that we are given the light of Christ in our own soul. Paul tells us in 1 Thessalonians 5:17, “Pray without ceasing. In all circumstances give thanks.”