PRAY FOR AMERICA - Theme or Vision?

Pray for America - is it a Theme or a Vision? It is one thing to mobilize around an annual theme, but Pray for America is more than that. It is a commitment that requires action to ultimately fulfill a vision that every county in America will unite in prayer, every single day, for our nation.As you know, the National Day of Prayer (NDP) Task Force is busily preparing for the 63rd Annual Observance on May 1, 2014. To mobilize prayer across our country for this vital solemn assembly, we will design and distribute a new theme and verse along... Read more >>

Taking a Stand

The 62nd annual National Day of Prayer was perhaps the greatest mobilization of the church in America since the Jesus Movement or the Fulton Street Revival of 1857. In Washington D.C., the National Observance launched a wave of prayer that that spread to over 42,000 unique gatherings from coast to coast and a message of revival and personal commitment was delivered passionately. Jeremiah 1:9 and Isaiah 51:16 says that the Lord will put His words to the mouth of those He has called to speak truth into this culture of moral relativism and indeed, He did just that. Not one... Read more >>

Standing Ovations at the National Observance

2013 National Observance, Washington, D.C.[typography font="Cantarell" size="24" size_format="px"]"Pray that we will be able to weather the storm that I am almost certain will come – that we will not be required to put aside our Constitutional rights." - Rear Admiral William D. Lee[/typography] [hr]Every year, the National Day of Prayer Task Force coordinates several events on Capital Hill including the National Observance at the Cannon House Office Building. With speakers like Chuck Swindoll, Oliver North, Max Lucado, Beth Moore, and Franklin Graham, the expectations are always high and the response is overwhelming. More than one hundred thousand people tune in... Read more >>

America Mobilized in Prayer

America was founded by people who believed that God was their rock of safety.  I recognize we must be cautious in claiming that God is on our side, but I think it’s all right to keep asking if we’re on His side.” - President Ronald Reagan, January 25, 1984[hr]All 50 Governors and the President of the United States proclaimed the 62nd annual National Day of Prayer as millions of Americans gathered from coast to coast in solemn assembly.  It was the single, largest mobilized effort to prayer in the history of our nation with more than 42,000 events taking place at... Read more >>

Revival On The Horizon

A great friend of our ministry, Joni Eareckson Tada (2011 Honorary Chairman and Founder of Joni and Friends), wants to encourage YOU to pray for our nation.To learn more about Joni and Friends, and the incredible work they are doing, you can visit their website at Read more >>

Word of Encouragement

As we draw closer to the National Day of Prayer, tomorrow, I wanted to offer a special word of encouragement. Read more >>

Ways To Get Involved

John Bornschein, Vice ChairmanAs you make plans for the National Day of Prayer, keep in mind there are numerous ways to get involved. It is amazing how fast a day will pass, so try participating in one or more of the following: LIVE WEBCAST, FRC Men's Prayer Time - On Wednesday, May 1, a prayer gathering of ministry, business and congressional leaders will take place in Washington D.C. and be broadcast LIVE via webcast from the Family Research Building. Speakers include Pastor Greg Laurie, Dr. Kenyn Cureton, Dr. James Dobson, John Bornschein and many others. CLICK HERE for more  Find... Read more >>

April 30 Prayer Gathering

This webcast will take place on Wednesday morning, April 30, 2014 at the Family Research Council in Washington, D.C. at 10:00 a.m. EST - including ministry, business, and congressional leaders. Speakers include Tony Perkins, Dr. Kenyn Cureton, Dr. James Dobson, Danny Cahill, John Bornschein, and many others.// Host Dr. Kenyn Cureton, Vice President of Church Ministries at the Family Research Council. 10:00-10:15 - John Bornschein—Welcome / Introduction 10:15-10:20 - Dr. Kenyn Cureton – Opening Remarks 10:20-10:25 - Tony Perkins 10:25-10:40 - Mike Stout 10:40-11:00 - Pastor Steven Khoury 11:00-11:05 - John Bornschein - Intro Danny Cahill 11:05-11:30 - Danny Cahill... Read more >>

Filling The Air With Prayer

If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land. - II Chronicles 7:14 [hr]   We can never see into the future to know how God will work. This was the case about seven years ago as Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday (Easter) approached. In God’s providence, I got an email sharing about Christian pilots flying pastors and people who wanted to pray in the state of Ohio over... Read more >>

New PRAY Song by Sanctus Real

Members of the Christian rock band, Sanctus Real (Sparrow Records)[typography font="Cantarell" size="16" size_format="px"]"Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus." - Philippians 4:6-7[/typography] [hr] PRAY - Check out the music video below... We wrote the song Pray because these are anxious times. I don’t know about you, but I’ve been on the edge of my seat, watching and waiting as tensions rise and markets fall. The 2012... Read more >>