As we honor the life and ministry of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 18, we invite you to unite with us in prayer for the areas listed below. Prayer points are provided by Warren H. Stewart Sr., Pastor of First Institutional Baptist Church (Phoenix, Arizona, USA).
Monday: Praying in thanksgiving for racial justice globally, inspired by the Biblical prophets, Jesus Christ, and Martin Luther King Jr.
Tuesday: Praying in confession and repentance for all the ways we have committed the sin of racial injustice globally.
Wednesday: Praying in faith for the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris and that God will use them to lead the USA and the world in racial justice.
Thursday: Praying for reconciliation globally between those who have been victims of racial injustice and those who have been victimizers of racial injustice.
Friday: Praying for restoration to those who have lost so much as a consequence of racial injustice globally and that it may be evidence racial justice is being achieved.