Why and How

Learn more strategic and tactical information about navigating your leadership role as a coordinator.


Dion Elmore, Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations with the NDP Task Force shares the foundational history of the National Day of Prayer.


NDP Task Force President Kathy Branzell explains the legal importance keeping NDP sponsored events non-partisan and shares examples of "do's and don't's" to remember when engaging in activities while representing NDP.


Lisa Crump, Vice President of volunteer Mobilization, shares the model and process for adding volunteers into the NDP ministry: Application, statement of faith, interview basics, references and acceptance-decline process.


Shree Shaw Lovett, Alabama state coordinator, shares wisdom on recruiting volunteers and prayer warriors to join in mobilizing prayer for America.


NDP President Kathy Branzell shares how discern when to give a Biblical reference to someone and when to politely decline.


Lisa Crump, Vice President of Volunteer Mobilization explains the ins and outs of government leaders issuing prayer proclamations for the National Day of Prayer.


Lisa Crump, VP of Volunteer Mobilization shares wise instruction on keeping National Day of Prayer events and observances Biblical.


Lisa Crump shares wisdom and advice on building a strong team of prayer warriors and Kingdom servants.


Dion Elmore reviews the promotional resources created for coordinators to have tools to engage, encourage and equip people within the sphere of influence to rally on the National Day of Prayer.


Southeast National Area Leader Gwen Bradley explains the non-political prayer protocol for NDP leaders, volunteers, observances and events.


Sonya McNair, New York state coordinator, shares wisdom on how to responsibly manage social media to honor God and mobilize prayer for America.


Sarah Lowe, Prayer Room Ambassador, South Central NAL, and Tennessee state coordinator shares the history and ongoing opportunities to pray for America year-round through prayer calls, virtual events and other prayer gatherings.


Lisa Crump gives an overview of the policies surrounding data, the NDP logo, volunteer conduct and appropriate communications.


Southeast NAL Gwen Bradley explains the eight prayer watches and encourages prayer warriors to ask God what prayer watch they are being called to join.


Southeast NAL Gwen Bradley explains why praying for people in authority is a Biblical calling.


Georgia state coordinator Mark Mirza explains how to bring non-partisan, Godly encouragement to leaders in Washington D.C. and in local communities.


Dr. Maria Negron, Florida co-coordinator, explains how to pray for the "business" mountain of influence.


Dr. Maria Negron, Florida state co-coordinator, explains the importance of praying for the "education" mountain of influence, and shares ways to pray for the different aspects of education.


Mississippi state coordinator Debra Brown, along with two local faith leaders, share how prayerful relationships built through NDP edify the church and expand ministry reach.


Gina Gibson, Mountain Region NAL and Wyoming state coordinator, shares her wisdom on building strong, prayerful and respectful relationships with elected officials.