A Call to Prayer for Rapid Response Team

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God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
— Psalm 46:1, ESV

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Prayer Requests:

Thank you for praying for the ministry of the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (BG-RRT). Your prayer efforts are so appreciated.

Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.” —Hebrews 4:16, NKJV

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Foley, Alabama, Hurricane Sally Response: Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (BG-RRT) chaplains are deploying to Foley, Alabama, following Hurricane Sally sweeping through the area this week. Invite His powerful presence to comfort those who are enduring great loss. Pray for traveling mercies as chaplains and equipment move to the area. Lift up BG-RRT chaplains as they offer help and support in the area.

Hurricane Laura Response: BG-RRT is working alongside Samaritan’s Purse in Lake Charles, DeRidder, DeQuincy, and Jennings, Louisiana, to provide emotional and spiritual care to all those impacted by this widespread hurricane. Pray for restoration of power, volunteers, and for great comfort for those suffering immense damage.

Potential Storms: In this active hurricane season, please continue to pray concerning potential upcoming hurricanes. Thank the Lord for His care for us. Pray for mercy and ask Him to keep extreme weather conditions at bay. Since Jesus Himself said, “Peace! Be still!” (Mark 4:39) to the storm—pray for accommodating weather for our land.

Jackson County, Oregon, Fire Response: Chaplains are en route to Medford, Oregon, in response to the fires there. Ask God to bring rain to drench the fires. Pray for residents who have lost loved ones and homes. Ask God to comfort them like only He can.

Santa Cruz, California, Fire Response: Crisis-trained chaplains are responding to the Santa Cruz area as a result of the wildfires there. Ask God to use them to offer the love and compassion of Christ to those who are suffering great loss. Pray for rain to completely stop the fires.

Cities in Crisis: Ask God to heal the brokenhearted around the world. Invite Him to bring healing, unity, and restoration into their hearts and lives. Ask God to reveal His will for each individual and society as a whole. Pray for God to continue to motivate the Church to fervently seek Him for help in these trying days.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Storm Response: Crisis-trained chaplains are ministering alongside Samaritan’s Purse to share the love of Christ with people who faced derecho storms and are going through a tough time during this already very difficult year. Ask God to bring comfort to those grieving. Pray for God to move in and through BG-RRT chaplains as they reach out to affected communities.

Law Enforcement Officers Across the Nation: Please lift up law enforcement officers serving across the country. Ask God for protection and great wisdom as they serve. Invite God to heal broken hearts of family members and fellow officers who are grieving lost lives of their peers. Pray for our nation in general that civility and justice will prevail across our land, that we as a nation might glorify the Lord.

Billy Graham Burial Site Ministry of Presence: BG-RRT chaplains are offering a ministry of presence at Mr. Graham’s gravesite at the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina. Recognizing this is a memorial site where people come to pay their respects, chaplains are there to listen and pray for the individual needs of those who stop by.

Preemptive Prayers Relating to Man-Made Disasters: Please pray for God’s love and truth to penetrate the minds and hearts of those who may be considering creating havoc that would result in injury to themselves and/or others. Invite God’s powerful presence to draw people to Himself that they might know life in the fullest measure through Christ.

Thank you for praying!

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