What shall we pray for?

What are some things the early church prayed for?    

  • unity of faith and mission (Acts 1:8-14; 2:42-47)
  • regular prayer (Acts 3:1; 10:2, 9; 16:16; )
  • addition of leadership (Acts 1:23-26; 6:1-6; 14:23)
  • praise of God and bold advancement of His kingdom (Acts 4:23-31)
  • receiving the Spirit and spiritual growth (Samaritans Acts 8:14-17; Saul to Paul 9:11; Cornelius 10:2, 30)
  • deliverance from evil (Acts 8:18-24 Simon from evil spirits; 12:5 Peter in prison)
  • revival from dead (Acts 9:40)
  • missionary awakening & movements (Acts 13:1-3)
  • praise of God even in difficult circumstance (Acts 16:25)
  • spiritual encouragement among friends (Acts 20:36-38; 21:5)
  • for daylight (Acts 27:29)
  • for healing of others (Acts 28:8)

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