Prayer Requests: (Names are often not included to protect confidentiality.)
- Pray for all the families and friends of those involved in the recent shootings.
- Richmond small business owners and others will rise up by creating jobs and give those who are under-employed and those with a record a chance at a job and job training that will produce a livable wage.
- Transportation issues in our city – that buses will start to run into the counties where the jobs are.
- Family Fragmentation will be in the past, not the present or the future.
- SBH kids, schools and teachers…
- A couple of special opportunities that could bless SBH.
- The need for Economic Development at the intersection of North and Overbrook and also along the Brookland Park Boulevard.
- For our community churches…that they will begin to work together to reach out to and strengthen the community as spiritual mentors and meeting practical needs.
- For a move of the Holy Spirit to raise community spiritual leaders who want to invest in building and strengthening the community.
- Louis and me as we seek God’s will and purpose in this time of uncertainty. One thing we can be certain of….God is in control!
- A number of neighbors are struggling with their landlords who won’t make necessary repairs to their homes.
- SBH is one of the highest, if not THE highest, areas for foreclosure in the City of Richmond. Sub-prime mortgages, high city taxes and economic downturn has made it difficult for people. Pray for creative solutions for homeowners to keep their homes.
- The list could go on-and-on!