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Every Town, Every City, Every County

Every town, city, and county in America needs to have a prayer observance for our nation on the upcoming National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 3, 2018. According to the most recent census, there are 19,510 incorporated places in the United States including cities, towns, and villages. There are 3,142 counties including county equivalents in the United States. America Needs to Be Saturated with Prayer America needs to be saturated with prayer on Thursday, May 3. From small towns to state capitals to Washington, DC, as Christ followers, we should do all we can to pray for our nation... Read more >>

Grow Your Life and Ministry: A Prayer Magazine, Church Prayer Leaders Network, and Direct Access to Prayer Resources

Can you imagine the ministry of the National Day of Prayer with a quarterly prayer magazine, a church prayer leaders network, and the ability to provide access to prayer resources at your fingertips? This is now a reality because the National Day of Prayer Task Force recently accepted the gift to our ministry of Prayer Connect magazine, the Church Prayer Leaders Network, and PrayerShop Publishing. They will broaden the scope of the National Day of Prayer beyond a single day, helping us mobilize Americans to pray daily for our nation, our communities, and our churches. Believing This Could Be Our... Read more >>

Make a Difference

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Planning Your National Day of Prayer Event on May 3, 2018

As we are nearing the National Day of Prayer on May 3, 2018, most of the leaders of prayer observances are beginning to plan in detail for their church, business, community, school, or other venue. The diagram shows us our goal in allocating the times for each National Day of Prayer event. Recently, I went into our studio and recorded some thoughts in this six-minute video that I hope will be helpful. Please take the time to watch it and share it with everyone on your planning team for your National Day of Prayer event or other events. Read more >>

3 Prayer Priorities for America for March 2018

Honoring America's Pastor

In Opening Address at NRB Proclaim 18, Pastor Ronnie Floyd Says Spiritual Awakening Is Key to American Unity

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — In his opening address at the National Religious Broadcasters Proclaim 18 convention, Dr. Ronnie Floyd, president of the National Day of Prayer, called upon the church to lead America back toward national unity by praying for spiritual revival. Speaking to those in attendance, including Vice President Mike Pence and HUD secretary Dr. Ben Carson, Floyd said that the solution for America’s divisions is spiritual not political. “The keys to unity in our country are revival in churches and a great awakening in our society,” said Floyd. Floyd also challenged the Christian community to lead by modeling the... Read more >>

March 2018: Three Prayer Priorities for America

As we are praying for and advancing the call to unity in the church and in America on the 2018 National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 3, we also set our focus on three specific prayer needs in America each month. As we enter March 2018, I am asking you and your ministry to join us in praying for these three prayer priorities for our nation. How awesome it would be if we could mobilize thousands of ministries and churches to unite in prayer for the United States of America. Please share these with friends, pastors, churches, denominations, networks,... Read more >>

Closing Each Prayer Observance This Year With The 2018 National Prayer for America

As our volunteers begin to prepare for the thousands of National Day of Prayer observances across the country on Thursday, May 3, I want to encourage you to close your observance with the entire congregation praying The 2018 National Prayer for America aloud together. Each year, the National Day of Prayer Task Force creates a national prayer to be used in each gathering across the country. Under the leadership of the Holy Spirit, I have written The 2018 National Prayer for America. Imagine This Imagine every person in thousands of National Day of Prayer observances across the country praying the... Read more >>

National Day of Prayer Task Force Expands Operations Through Gift from Harvest Prayer Ministries

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The National Day of Prayer Task Force, which mobilizes thousands of gatherings of the National Day of Prayer across all 50 states and in Washington D.C., is expanding its operations through a generous gift from Harvest Prayer Ministries. Harvest Prayer Ministries, who for the past 25 years has equipped pastors and leaders across America to develop prayer ministries in their churches, has gifted its resource division to the National Day of Prayer Task Force. The gift includes the Church Prayer Leaders Network and its online platform, PrayerShop Publishing with all published assets and the Prayer... Read more >>