“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)

 

Caleb-Ben is home safely. Praise God for a safe trip home for him.
12/15/2017 7:18 AM
 
Caleb - Prayer for trusting in God for my health and as my healer. In the hospital for tests being done and to deal with dehydration and pain.
12/14/2017 11:24 PM
 
Destiny - Emby's fam, my mom's salvation and focusing on the Lord while I'm back in Orlando
12/14/2017 8:28 PM
 
Ember- my uncle unexpectedly passed away this morning. Pray for peace for my mom, cousins, aunt and Mema. Help me to know best how to share the gospel and be the best example of Jesus in this time. Pray that My cousins turn away form the world and trust in Jesus
12/14/2017 10:29 AM
 
Lily: That the Gospel seeds sewn in my classes this semester would take root and people would benefit.
12/11/2017 9:57 AM
 
Ben E: pray for safety and health as I begin to travel back to the US
12/10/2017 5:08 PM
 
Ember- please pray for my moms friends son chuck who was t-boned in a bad accident
12/10/2017 2:15 PM
 
Michael Nagarathinam Boldness to bring up gospel conversations with my Grandpa, and pray for my Grandpas salvation
12/10/2017 1:30 PM
 
Lily: Also for Madi to find a second job and for my future to clarify.
12/10/2017 11:49 AM
 
Ed: Ay waddup fam. Sorry I missed last week, but unfortunately not much had changed. Please pray for my brothers, Frank and Noah, as well as my mother, who need Jesus...BAD. Pray that conversations are fruitful and we grow close together and with the lord - Ed
12/10/2017 11:27 AM
 
Lily: For D to realize Jesus worth way more than any other thing, for C to continue to grow/be saved in this new life, for J to be fed by the word and to be saved, and M to find faith and peace in God. Also for me to have more faithfulness in enjoying God.
12/10/2017 11:24 AM
 
Katherine- Spiritual growth for myself and Joseph.
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Lizzy Ishola- Prayer for peace while waiting for my ACCEPTANCES (God is at work, I will get in!) from grad school and that I will continue to be learning to honor and obey the Lord in this season I am in. Thanks!
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Amy k--Please pray for focus and diligence and joy in the lord as I study for pathophysiology. Please pray for my brother in law Danny who is having citizenship problems.
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Jan: praise God for the opportunities we've had at the Christmas Teas! The gospel has gone out and friendships deepened! One more to go at Fletcher tomorrow! Pray for my time with Matt as we seek the Lord for Spring schedule this week for a couple of days!
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Justin D- pray for a healthy delivery of our daughter and good Transition for our family, pray for a Christ focused Christmas break for all in our church family
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Jacob- prayer for safe travels over the holidays, great and impactful fellowship with friends and family, and to take time over this break to have more quiet times with the Lord!
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Sharen-Pray for my coworker. I was able to share a little bit of the Gospel with her last week. She thinks that she is a Christian because a pastor pray
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Anthony - pray that Jesus would wreck Luke's heart over this Christmas break and that he would see God the way he wants to be seen!
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Sofia-please pray for my last 2 finals, peace back home, and for God to open up internship opportunities for the summer. Also please pray that I can have consistent quiet times over the break
12/10/2017 11:22 AM
 
Mackenzie: pray that I'm still disciplined to read my bible when I go back home, also that I get good conversation with my Aunt Lori when I'm in Naples, please pray that she's receptive to the gospel!
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Belva- pray for my friend Mohammad Hario who has been curious about Christianity. Pray for a good time to end the year.
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Lauren-For a refreshing break in the Lord and with family. For wisdom for next semester and how to plan and spend my time most effectively!
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Noel - Safe travels over the holidays and strength to talk to my family and friends about getting closer to God
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
William-Resisting temptation and bringing those in my life closer to God, while learning what I need to do to grow in Him by giving every aspect of my life to Him. Thanks
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Anthony - pray cousin's mom in law Laurie, very ill, not sure if saved, pray God would heal her physically, and I or another Christian share the gospel with her
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Ember- pray for salvation for Lewis, juan, Stephen, Jamy Kaylee. Praise the lord for the marriage of Jeff and Cici! Pray that the lord blesses them. Safe travels for ppl going home
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Cannon - please pray for my exam on monday, and also for me to stay focused on serving and growing closer to God over the break
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Pray that I would be prioritizing God over all other things in my life, and that I’d be letting go of the reins to control my life
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Karen - for the strength to give 100% on my final project and in my Bible journaling, as well as giving thanks for a wonderful first semester!
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Amanda- strengthen my relationship with friends and my significant other
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Gina - focus for last exam and safe travel for family coming into town for graduation. Also preparation for fundamentals of engineering exam and beginning my first full time job in January.
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Mary I - pray for discernment as I reflect on residency programs, humility in seeking out my parents and strengthening those relationships
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Hubert: please pray for my girlfriend and I's faith and discipline to abide in Christ and also for my family to be pierced with the spirit and my grandma to be healed of her heart disease. Thanks
12/10/2017 11:21 AM
 
Chloe Jones- To keep close with God
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Tori- please pray for my exams and that I could balance all of my priorities
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Ben- Please pray that I would be faithful with my quiet times during the break.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Christina- two finals this week; fruitful and fun time with all the family coming to our house for Christmas; impactful, convicting, and fun time at faithwalkers
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Destiny - Mom's salvation; Last final tomorrow at 10am; finishing graduate school applications, FTCE prep and a restful break!!!
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Caleb-pray for Ben to have a great last few days in Australia and for a safe trip home. He comes back on the 14th.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Mindy- last calculus exam on Tuesday, scheduling for spring semester, and being a Christian influence on 2 of my close friends
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Madeleine - pray for a job with more hours so I don't become homeless and destitute.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Adam - Pray for my family as I try and get them a stronger relationship with the Lord
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Emily - Passing out the rest of my printed testimony tracts before the end of the year.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Kelly: please pray for our followup with Taylor. Also for my health, that I would be trusting God for healing.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Kyle - Pray that I am using my free time effectively and have safe travels this break
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Hannah - Please pray for my last exam, and help me to bring all the things that happened this semester to the Lord. Everything belongs to Him. Help me to have that mentality as I finish this semester.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Lauren- please pray that my two baby cousins will grow up in the Spirit and that they will know about Jesus through my family
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Scott- for friends to grow deeper in faith, friends from high school and Remy to find what they're looking for in Christ. Wisdom and faith in God for the future, safe travels for EC
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Jonny- To finish this last week of school strong, and to not pitter out.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Ally - favor for finals
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Taryn - My cousin has one more chemo treatment, she is a littke sick right now, but she has been responding well to treatment
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Joe Malvas: pls pray for my back and shoulder to heal, thank you
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Wels- pray for support raising, pray for the next semester, faith-walkers,
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Jasmine M- for my chinese final and plans for next summer
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Christia-For everyone traveling back home after finals!
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Jeremy Cruz- prayer for my grandfather who just came out of the hospital. pray for God's guidance and strength for his health.
12/10/2017 11:20 AM
 
Matt G - Jan and I will be planning out our spring semester early this week. Pray for wisdom
12/10/2017 11:19 AM
 
Andy: praise God for Christmas! Please pray for the Christmas season, for travels and safety, and blessed times.
12/10/2017 11:19 AM
 
Alex Solis - to have opportunities to share the Gospel with my coworkers.
12/10/2017 11:19 AM
 
Please pray for the exam I am taking today. Please pray that I can focus, I can study the important things before hand and that I would trust god no matter the results. Thank you -amy k
12/06/2017 8:17 AM
 
Lily: Please pray for my friend, who has to choose between a sinful path and God. Pray she would favor God above the sinful path.
12/04/2017 6:52 PM
 
Destiny - Recieved a lot of information for next semester. It was A LOT. Pray that I am not fearful of how it will go, but that I'm trusting the Lord to use my time as He wills; also for my mom and job stuff. It sounds stressful and that she has a lot to tackle!
12/04/2017 4:24 PM
 
Justin D- we finish all the tasks needed before the baby's arrival next week, pray for a healthy and safe delivery
12/03/2017 7:56 PM
 
Lauren: Good Quiet Times and to finish this semester strong with school. Also, for a sweet time of fellowship with family over Christmas break and the ability to stay in close contact with friends over the break:)
12/03/2017 11:27 AM
 
Mackenzie: pray that I'm finishing this semester well and taking every opportunity to share the gospel with classmates who haven't heard yet (Doug, J, Yyvette, and Alex). And pray that I'm having more consistent times in daily prayer
12/03/2017 11:26 AM
 
Mary I - praise God for safety throughout my interview season, rest before my last 2 in January; pray for discernment as I reflect on programs and consolidate a rank list, humility in seeking out my parents and strengthening those relationships
12/03/2017 11:26 AM
 
Continued prayer for healing, and to conquer and accomplish the good things God has for me.
12/03/2017 11:24 AM
 
Kelly: please pray for Taylor's salvation. Also for me to be diligent in the Word an prayer during the Christmas break!
12/03/2017 11:22 AM
 
Sofia- praise God for a great semester and please pray that I can push through finals. Also please pray for a good break back home and spending my time wisely
12/03/2017 11:22 AM
 
Matt G - pray for Christmas Teas this week, that the gospel would go out boldly and be received with open hearts
12/03/2017 11:22 AM
 
Wels- pray for support raising over the break, safe travels to Jeff weeding, exams.
12/03/2017 11:21 AM
 
Bethany-do well on finals, especially physics and Calc 2; to pass physics and Calc 2 as classes, as well. Also, for everyone else to do well on finals, and have a great Christmas break! And a wonderful Faithwalkers experience for those attending!
12/03/2017 11:21 AM
 
Logan: prayer for a fruitful time leading up to Faithwalkers
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
Gibson - That God would continue to bless support raising over this break
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
Gunnar: that God would use my last month here.
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
Destiny - Mom's salvation; diligence finishing up classes/exams; showing love excellently to those the Lord has put around me :)
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
EC: - pray that I do well on my final test of the semester, stats on Wednesday - for safe travels as my family goes to Texas to see my brother graduate over the weekend - safe travels for vacation and the entire month of December - to remain diligent in my quiet times back home
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
Gina - focus for exams and safe travel for family coming into town for graduation soon
12/03/2017 11:20 AM
 
Scott- for friends to grow deeper in faith, friends from high school and Remy to find what they're looking for in Christ. Wisdom for the future
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Hannah - Please pray for my two finals to go smoothly, and for everything I do to be for God and His glory.
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Andy: praise God for Christmas! Please pray for the Christmas season, for travels and safety, and blessed times.
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Jonathan Lucien - That I can get my paper done and pass my exam so I can end the semester on a high
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Madi - pray that stephen's heart is open to the word
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Michael Nagarathinam Chemistry final on Tuesday English final on Wednesday
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Anthony - pray that the Holy Spirit would continue to work on Luke's heart and help him to see the truth that is in Jesus!
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
That I can get all my classes for spring semester and figure out future living situations!
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Name - Luke Request - please pray for God to give me wisdom and intelligence for the final exams
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Ember- pray for salvation for Lewis, Juan and Stephen. Good times in the word and good end to semester
12/03/2017 11:19 AM
 
Jasmine M-support raising to go back to China in summer 2018
12/03/2017 11:19 AM