Prayer Topic Ideas

(If you are stuck and don’t know what to pray about for an hour, check out the items below!)  

LIFT Church

  • All of the teams (Prayer, Production, Creative, Setup/Tear-down, Producers, Food, Worship, Welcome, Announcements, Shuttling)
  • Campus Life ministry (first years, students, alumni, faculty)
  • H2H women’s ministry
  • Forged men’s ministry
  • Serve Our City ministry (Pinky Lewis, Westside, Ronald McDonald House, Red Frogs)
  • Vision Forward Gala on Thursday Nov 2
  • Pastors and family (Robin, Laura, Alex, Rachel, Matt, Em)
  • LIFT Church Brock  
  • The church’s board
  • Simple Churches
  • New office space on Emerson
  • People who were recently baptized
  • Planting churches on campuses
  • Salvations (People to come know Jesus and have personal relationship)
  • Ownership (Making the church YOUR church)
  • Accountability and mentorship
  • Pray about who you can invite to church next week


  • Poverty
  • Homelessness
  • Sex trade
  • Drug / alcohol abuse
  • Abusive relationships
  • Broken families
  • Prostitution
  • Violence
  • Walk around and pray over the places you walk past


  • Politics (our leaders)
  • Persecution
  • Refugees
  • Racism
  • Jobs

Pray the Scriptures

  • Psalms or Proverbs is an easy and great place to start


  • Ask family, friends, colleagues, etc. what you can pray for them specific to this week
  • Surrender burdens and things you are holding onto too tightly
  • Repent
  • Praise God
  • Ask God what areas of your life you need a heart transformation
  • Sit and listen to see what God has to say to you