“Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise. Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord.”  James 5:13-14

Prayer is a vital part of the Christian life and GCL. Throughout the week, we can be praying specifically for one another by texting in our prayer requests to the GCL Prayer Request Text Number. Prayer requests (texts) will then display below to allow others to know how to pray for you.

 

GCL Prayer Request Text Number:
352-641-0GCL (0425)

Please use the following format when texting:
Name: Request

Requests (last 2 weeks)

 

Lauren-Pray for me to be diligent in my QTs!! Also, for my Beaty and Jennings dg and growth with keeping goals and going sharing (Pray for when we are going together Friday!).
10/15/2017 2:37 PM
 
Ember- pray my bother gets saved. Wisdom in Future decisions
10/15/2017 1:12 PM
 
Jonathan Lucien - Growing closer to God as I tackle unresolved issues in my life.
10/15/2017 11:39 AM
 
Kelly G: please pray for me to really be intentional with the girls in my DG. Also for Javon, who just put his trust in Christ, for the followup on Tuesday, that he would be excited to be a Disciple running hard for the Lord!
10/15/2017 11:21 AM
 
Destiny - So thankful for my spiritual fam and how God has used you all as a reminder of how He's working continually! Pray for me to continually remember this, for my mom's salvation, and showing His love in excellent ways!
10/15/2017 11:20 AM
 
Jan: for the McNair family as they prepare to move to St. Pete, GCL growing in Christ, for the married couples to have vitalized marriages
10/15/2017 11:20 AM
 
Mackenzie: that I'm learning to be more faithful, that I'm reaching people in my oikos, and learning how to encourage my friends
10/15/2017 11:17 AM
 
Christina- seeking wisdom in building unity among my brothers and sisters (in church); good management of my Tim
10/15/2017 11:17 AM
 
Schiley - Pray that God helps me to direct me and helps me to remain focus and diligent in all my studies. And for better time management.
10/15/2017 11:17 AM
 
Justin D- pray for my family while I'm away at the Regional pastor's time thurs-sat. Prayer for continued follow up of Brian and his obedience to jesus
10/15/2017 11:17 AM
 
Bethany-also for everyone's safety, as well
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Ed: Pray for my brothers' (Frank and Noah) salvation. Also for Colin, my friend in smash, that opportunities open up for him to get a full-time job or a stable source of income
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Kyle: Pray that I am diligent in my quiet times and my studies for school
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Just that in all the spiritual battles around me God would have victory.
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Bethany- for peace and love to prevail on campus this upcoming week with the presence of Richard Spencer and his followers and in the wake of their hateful ideals
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Hubert: please pray that I have more quiet alone time with the LORD, that Holly would grow in her trust and faith, and that our families would be touched by the spirit to know Jesus.
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Nathalie- Distributing food/water/medicine to all the people in puerto rico.
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Praying for a productive week and to grow in the lord
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Adam - please pray for my the health and happiness of my friend brandon, he's far from God and I cant be there for him
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Hannah - Please help my calc two exam to go well, and for me to be able to walk with the Lord this week and future weeks to come.
10/15/2017 11:16 AM
 
Mary I - praise God that I'm up to 6 interview offers!; pray that I would hear back from many more residency programs, for rest in a busy season, God softening my dad's heart to meet Alex
10/15/2017 11:15 AM
 
Gina - two exams this week
10/15/2017 11:15 AM
 
Michael Nagarathinam Studying for my calc 3 exam next Thursday
10/15/2017 11:15 AM
 
Caleb-pray for my friend Oliver that God would draw him to Himself
10/15/2017 11:15 AM
 
Ben: pray we can get a big enough data set for our project
10/14/2017 6:39 AM
 
Please help my calc professor to feel better!
10/10/2017 9:37 PM
 
Does being like-minded sometimes mean compromise in things you hold to highly? What about holding on to moral or other Biblical Standards when it means a challenge to being like-minded?
10/08/2017 12:06 PM
 
Mateo E: please pray for Katie's family vacation coming up this weekend. Pray for good time with siblings and for time to mend relationships that need mending. Pray as well for a 4 day training that the staff team will be attending this Wednesday-Saturday. Pray we are teachable and God uses it to strengthen our team and provide vision for our church
10/08/2017 11:42 AM
 
I ask for prayer for Puerto Rico and the islands affected by hurricane Maria. I pray that everyone is empowered to take on midterms as they soon approach.
10/08/2017 11:41 AM
 
Jan: safe travels for kids traveling, grace to be a faithful ambassador for Christ!
10/08/2017 11:33 AM
 
Mackenzie: guys y'all better praise god some friends of mine left a cult and are successfully encouraging others to leave as well! Pray that they learn to seek healthy fellowship even after their trust was broke and are having great relationships with Jesus. Pray that I'm getting wisdom, God humbles me when speaking with them, and that I'm being faithful with honoring all my friendships
10/08/2017 11:28 AM
 
Pray for my friend Brandon, he is in a very difficult time right now, he could use some encouragement and happiness in life. Also my sister Ashley is having a hard time, she needs people to bring her closer to God so she may find some joy.
10/08/2017 11:27 AM
 
Matt G - pray for the pastors of our churches in the SE region as we prepare to meet Oct 20-21 to map out a game plan for our region of churches
10/08/2017 11:27 AM
 
Andrew G. - For coworker D learning more about God to come to know God. For Kids to come to know God. For discipline in family habit building.
10/08/2017 11:26 AM
 
Please pray for my grandparents who are moving to be closer to family due to their health. Pray it would go well and be a blessing to them. And that my grandfather would come to know Christ through his provision.
10/08/2017 11:26 AM
 
Mary I - praise God that I'm up to 5 interview offers!; pray that I would hear back from many more residency programs, rest in a busy season, God softening my dad's heart to meet Alex
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Christina- seek out Gods will through the semester to all He has given me and to be faithful and joyful to complete them
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Michael- My grandfather is not doing well at all. Please pray for his health.
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Please pray for my GCL group that we grow stronger together and for my exams coming up this week. Also pray for my names map please.
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Gibson - Busy week of exams
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Cat - pray that my head gets better. I've been struggling with concussion-related symptoms for a while, and it's been pretty bad lately. Also, that Lauren, Kelly, Sarah, Danica, and the crew get home safely from their trip!
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Joe Malvas: please pray for safe travels for me and a bunch of other students. We'll be headed to Chicago this coming weekend.
10/08/2017 11:25 AM
 
Jonny-For my 10 tests/quizzes this week, and that I would share with my classmates!
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Please pray for my friend who just had surgery to remove cancer that they would be healed and would be trusting God for his goodness.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Destiny - Moms salvation, DG to grow in unity and sharing their faith, graduate tests and applications
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Jasmine M-pray that Amy will be able to feel peace about what needs to be in nursing school and that God will open her schedule
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
I’ve been kind of feeling overwhelmed with the amount of things I have on my plate throughout the week. Pray that God would give me diligence and wisdom to properly manage my time
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Katie - for me to fully forgive my sister and not harbor any bitterness towards her. For healing with her and my dad.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Dev- I've got 2 Interviews this week. God should grace me to get the jobs.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Scott- Remy to find an answer to his search, my friends from home to also find an answer to their search, me to stay committed to my goals this week
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
EC: - pray for me to have a better attitude about work/school/business - for the entire brown family to be wrapped in Christ's arms as they all come together on the year anniversary of Ben's passing - for encouragement in my photography
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Kyle: Pray that I am pursuing the Lord daily
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Lots of exams and just other things I've got on my plate that are making life difficult right now.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
I pray for my friends and family to have a wonderful week, and for exams
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Emily: Reaching out to a few students from summer 2016 & 2017 that have not been committed/in touch.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Taryn - My 2 year old cousin is fighting Non-Hogkins Lymphoma
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Anthony - pray that I would be able to love my enemies more and more just as Jesus loves
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Hannah - Please pray for me to remember to be joyful and humble, and to remember to pay attention to the people I come across. Also for time management skills for my classes.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Ed: Pray for my brothers Frank and Noah for them to come to know Christ.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Please pray for my family as they travel up to Gainesville to celebrate my birthday!
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Andy: please pray for my health and for wisdom in ministry.
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Michael Nagarathinam Healthy week, good time in The Word this week
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Ember- please pray that my brother gets saved. Renewed vigor in spiritual disciplines. God reveals his plans for my future to me
10/08/2017 11:24 AM
 
Christia-for my health
10/08/2017 11:23 AM