Prayer Calendar

May

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 – “You desire but do not have, so you kill. You covet but you cannot get what you want, so you quarrel and fight. You do not have because you do not ask God.” James 4:2

Thursday, May 2, 2024 – “In the morning, Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly.” Psalm 5:3

Friday, May 3, 2024 – “Lord, hear my prayer, listen to my cry for mercy;
in your faithfulness and righteousness come to my relief.”  Psalm 143:1

Saturday, May 4, 2024 – “When hard pressed, I cried to the Lord; he brought me into a spacious place.” Psalm 118:5

Sunday, May 5, 2024 – “For I know that through your prayers and God’s provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance.” Philippians 1:19

Monday, May 6, 2024 – “For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their prayer, but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.”  1 Peter 3:12

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 – “So we fasted and petitioned our God about this, and he answered our prayer.” Ezra 8:23

Wednesday, May 8, 2024 – “May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.” Psalm 19:14

Thursday, May 9, 2024 – “This poor man called, and the Lord heard him; he saved him out of all his troubles.” Psalm 34:6

Friday, May 10, 2024 – “And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive them, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins.” Mark 11:25

Saturday, May 11, 2024 – “If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him! Luke 11:13

Sunday, May 12, 2024 – “And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.” Acts 2:21

Monday, May 13, 2024 – “So Peter was kept in prison, but the church was earnestly praying to God for him.” Acts 12:5

Tuesday, May 14, 2024 – “After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his fortunes and gave him twice as much as he had before. Job 42:10

Wednesday, May 15, 2024 – “After they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly.” Acts 4:31

Thursday, May 16, 2024 – “Go back and tell Hezekiah, the ruler of my people, ‘This is what the Lord, the God of your father David, says: I have heard your prayer and seen your tears; I will heal you. On the third day from now you will go up to the temple of the Lord.’” 2 Kings 20:5

Friday, May 17, 2024 – “Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.” Jeremiah 29:12

Saturday, May 18, 2024 – “About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.” Acts 16:25

Sunday, May 19, 2024 – “Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:3

Monday, May 20, 2024 – “And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.” 1 John 5:15

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 – “But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.”  James 1:6

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 – “You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last—and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will give you.” John 15:16

Thursday, May 23, 2024 – “The end of all things is near. Therefore, be alert and of sober mind so that you may pray.” 1 Peter 4:7

Friday, May 24, 2024 – “I cried out to him with my mouth; his praise was on my tongue. Psalm 66:17

Saturday, May 25, 2024 – “If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.” Matthew 21:22

Sunday, May 26, 2024 – “So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them off.” Acts 13:3

Monday, May 27, 2024 – “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.”  Acts 2:42

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 – “Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your prayers.” 1 Peter 3:7

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 – “If anyone turns a deaf ear to my instruction, even their prayers are detestable.” Proverbs 28:9

Thursday, May 30, 2024 – “I will strengthen Judah and save the tribes of Joseph. I will restore them because I have compassion on them. They will be as though I had not rejected them, for I am the Lord their God and I will answer them.” Zechariah 10:6

Friday, May 31, 2024 – “Hear my prayer, Lord, listen to my cry for help;
do not be deaf to my weeping. I dwell with you as a foreigner, a stranger, as all my ancestors were.” Psalm 39:12

June (Names of God)

Saturday, June 1, 2024 – God is our Father – Abba. He takes care of His children and we can appeal to Him as His very own. What father would deny their children when asked for something?

Sunday, June 2, 2024 – God is our Lord Master – Adonai. He is in charge of our lives. He leads our paths and knows best. God’s followers ask God to lead their paths and to take control of their lives.

Monday, June 3, 2024 – God is the Beginning and the End – Alpha and Omega. He has always been and always will be. Before space/time was created, God existed.

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 – God is the Ancient of Days – Attiyq Youm. God dwells outside of our space/time continuum. He exists beyond the physical realm in the metaphysical realm. He has always been, and His days can’t be counted.

Wednesday, June 5, 2024 – God has provide the Annointed One in Jesus Christ – Christos. Christos means chosen for a specific task. Jesus was selected as the annointed one to take live a perfect life, die as a sacrifice for the penalty of our sins, to rise from the dead to conquer death, and to reside at the right hand of the Father to intercede on behalf of God’s people.

Thursday, June 6, 2024 – God is the Living God – El Chay. He is alive and active in the lives of people. He is not disconnected as some may believe, but rather takes an active role in the lives of His people through the work of the Holy Spirit in their lives.

Friday, June 7, 2024 – God is the God Who Gave Birth – El Chuwl. God chose to create the entire world. His creativity is observable and is undeniable as we see the world around us. His plan included created each of us who are given the rich opportunity to know Him as Lord and Savior.

Saturday, June 8, 2024 – God is the God of Knowledge – El Deah. God is the source and foundation of all knowledge. His ways extend beyond our thoughts and His ways beyond our ways. As far as the heavens above the earth, God’s so is His knowledge above our own.

Sunday, June 9, 2024 – God is the God Most High – El Elyon. God’s throne is Heaven and His footstool is the earth. He is higher than any other by virtue of His omnipotent nature.

Monday, June 10, 2024 – God is the Mighty God – El Gibhor. God is all powerful and stronger than anything we can imagine. He is greater than all of the powerful empires that have ever existed or will exist.

Tuesday, June 11, 2024 – God is the Everlasting God – El Olam. He has always existed and He will always exist. Beyond our imagination, God’s existence is infinite and will always be.

Wednesday, June 12, 2024 – God is the God Who Sees – El Roi. God observes His creation continually. He sees and knows our inmost thoughts and our inmost needs. We can know that God is aware of us, knowing us better than we know ourselves.

Thursday, June 13, 2024 – God is God Almighty – El Shaddai. Greater than the fiercest warrior and mightiest one that may have ever existed, God is mightier times infinity. His might protects and delivers. His shelter is available to those who trust Him.

Friday, June 14, 2024 – God is the Creator – Elohim. Before time began, God existed. It was by His creative power and imagination that the entire world was formed. How can there be a creation without a Creator, a design without a Designer, law without a lawgiver? The crown jewel of all creation are people, created on the sixth day for His good pleasure.

Saturday, June 15, 2024 – God is God with Us – Immanuel. Not only did God create the world, He is active and alive within it. The Bible promises that He is always with His children/followers. He never forsakes and leaves us. He is available to us. He chose to enter our world through the person of Jesus Christ, our Immanuel.

Sunday, June 16, 2024 – God is the Self-Existent One – Jehovah (Yahweh). God exists without the need of another. He wasn’t created, but rather has always existed. His nature is one that has always been and will always be, by His own power and authority without need of any other.

Monday, June 17, 2024 – God is the Lord Creator – Jehovah-Bore. Without materials that existed before the world was in place, God gave birth to the entire world. The latin phrase ex nilo means “something out of nothing.” God alone has the power to create ex nilo. Everyone else has to use the materials that God has already created for use.

Tuesday, June 18, 2024 – God is the Lord our Provider – Jehovah-Jireh. God not only creates the world, but also sustains its existence. He provides what is needed for everything living thing to exist. Our very lives are sustained through the work of our God.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024 – God is the Lord Who Sanctifies – Jehovah-M’Kaddesh. God sets aside those who are called and choose to follow Him. All of God’s children/followers have been set aside for sancitification. Sanctification is the process of becoming pure and undefiled. Though God’s people won’t reach complete sanctification until they are glorified in Heaven in the lifetime to come, God sets them aside here in this lifetime. The sacrifice of Jesus Christ is sufficient to cover the sin of God’s children/followers so that God sees His children a pure and undefiled in God’s eyes.

Thursday, June 20, 2024 – God is the Lord our Banner – Jehovah-Nissi. God’s banner over His children/followers is one of love and protection. The banner is a message to all who see it that we belong to God. We are His and retain all the rights of being a part of the family of God.

Friday, June 21, 2024 – God is the Lord Our Healer – Jehovah-Rapha. God created our bodies and is capable of providing the healing that we need. We often pray on behalf of ourselves and others for physical healing. However, God is equally able to provide spiritual healing, emotional healing, and mental healing. Jesus told people that He came to bring both eternal life and abundant life for His followers. 

Saturday, June 22, 2024 – God is the Lord Our Shepherd – Jehovah-Rohi. A shepherd is capable of providing direction, sustanance, and protection for his sheep. Similarly, God is the Great Shepherd to His children/followers. Scripture says the sheep (us) know His voice and hear him when He speaks to us.

Sunday, June 23, 2024 – God is the Lord of Hosts – Jehovah-Sabbaoth. God is the Ruler both of Heaven and Earth. From the Hebrew, Sabbaoth can be translated either hosts or armies. The concept is God commands a large following, both in Heaven and on Earth. He speaks and His followers hear and obey His voice.

Monday, June 24, 2024 – God is the Lord Is Peace – Jehovah-Shalom. God brings comfort to those who mourn, those in pain, those who are suffering. He also encourages the peace-makers and those who would bring two sides of an argument together for resolution. God brings peace to the hearts of His children/followers as they face life challenges.

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 – God is the Lord is There – Jehovah-Shammah. God is near to the people of God. His presence never leaves them. God is not a distant God, but a present God. No matter what the situation the people of God face, He is with them through it all. We can call on Him and He hears us.

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 – God is the Lord our Righteousness – Jehovah-Tsidekenu. God sees us and knows that we are sinful people. He has provided a path to righteousness through His one and only Son, Jesus Christ. Jesus’ righteousness is imputed to us while our sin is imputed to Him. He satisfied the wrath of God when He took on the sin of the world when He died on a cross as a perfect sacrifice. Jesus Christ is our righteousness.

Thursday, June 27, 2024 – God is the Lord our Rock – Jehovah-Tsuri. God is consistent, a stronghold and a bulwark. He remains the same and never shifts away from His nature and His plan. Though seasons change in each of our lives, we can trust a God who never changes and is a rock that can be relied upon.

Friday, June 28, 2024 – God is the Lord Saves – Jesus. God has provided a path to salvation for every person. Jesus is the way to salvation and there is no other. He is the way, the truth, and the life that provides a single pathway to God the Father in Heaven. Jesus is the answer to the question of life. Every person must answer whether he/she will follow Jesus or deny Jesus as Lord. No matter our response to those options, scripture bears out that every knee will bow and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, in Heaven, on the Earth and under the Earth (Sheol).

Saturday, June 29, 2024 – God is the Word – Logos. In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He (Jesus) was with God in the beginning and everything that has been created was created through/by Him. God speaks a word and it happens. God’s words are an extension of His will and His power. Jesus is the ultimate fulfillment of God’s Word.