Weekly Prayer Update
CPC Co-Chair, Senator Lankford, Shares Concerns About Religious Liberty Protections Under This Administration
July 10, 2023

“The First Amendment right of free speech and right to practice any faith, or no faith, are foundational American values that must extend to everyone…” – Member of the Congressional Prayer Caucus

National Praise And Prayer Points

Federal Legislation: Let’s pray the filibuster stays intact as is and that the senate is a firewall against all bills and language – all efforts – to undermine our Constitutional Republic, Judeo-Christian Heritage, and First Amendment Rights.

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CPC Co-Chair, Senator Lankford, Shares Concerns About Religious Liberty Protections Under This Administration

Kirk Cameron Demands Investigation Of American Library Association For Religious Discrimination

This Summer, There Will Be A Remarkable Change In The Leadership Of Our Nation’s Military, With Four Of Five Service Chiefs Changing Out, In Addition To The Chairman. Prayers For Honorable Leaders Who Will Encourage Religious Freedom

Prayers For The Members Of The 118th Congress

Prayer For Nomination Process In Admin And Judicial System

Ongoing: Biden Calls On Congress To Advance The ‘Equal Rights Amendment’

Recently, Biden announced a Resolution on the ERA and called on Congress to take action. On March 17, 2021, the House passed H. J. Res. 17 to

remove the deadline for the ratification of the ERA. A companion resolution (S. J. Res. 1) awaits further action in the Senate Judiciary Committee. There’s many concerns about the future of conscience and religious freedom, should this Constitutional Amendment advance federally or at the state level. 

Ongoing: Congress Reintroduces Discriminatory, Deceptively Named ‘Equality Act’

International Praise And Prayer Points

Germany: The Right to ‘Pray in Peace’: German High Court Issues Big  Prayer Ruling

India: ‘Christians Are Living In Constant Fear’: UK Report Highlights ‘Religious Dimensions’ Of Manipur Violence

Indonesia: Christians In Indonesia Fight To Regain Access To Church Buildings

Mexico: ‘Censorship’: Pro-Family Advocate Convicted Of ‘Political Violence’ for ‘Misgendering’ Lawmaker

UK: Christian Parent Wins Back Job After Voicing Objection To School’s Lessons

UN: ‘Exceptionally Radical’: UN Report Says Religious Beliefs Not Protected Human Rights

State Praise And Prayer Points

Religious Liberty Legislation: Continue praying consistently and fervently for the successful passage of legislation that effectively protects our Judeo-Christian heritage and First Amendment Rights. Also, pray that bills and resolutions that undermine our Rights will be unsuccessful.

The CPCF legal team has researched best practices legislation and provided talking points on various religious freedom topics to assist legislators. View a model school invocation policy

AR: Ten Commandments Return To Federal Court

AZ: School Board Members Standing Strong, Continuing To Quote Scripture

CA: A Christian Cross On A Hilltop Was Removed. The Fight To Resurrect It Is Heading To Court

CA: Major Sign Of Revival As Greg Laurie, Harvest Christian Fellowship Baptize 4,500 Souls At Pirates Cove

“Following last week’s SoCal Harvest Crusade, where 32,500 people gathered and 6,794 made decisions to dedicate their lives to Jesus Christ, Pastor Greg Laurie held a massive baptism event this weekend at Pirates Cove in Corona Del Mar, California.” 

CO: Christian School Fights Colorado Over Alleged Requirement It ‘Surrender Its Religious…Beliefs’

CO; UPDATE: Jack Phillips Appeals Cake Case To Colorado Supreme Court

FL: Prayer Before High School Games Now Permitted In Florida Due To New Law

MI: Michigan’s House of Representatives Passes Legislation That Would Criminalize Hurting Someone’s Feelings

MN: A New Minnesota Law That Creates ‘Thoughtcrime’ Database, Poses Serious Threat To Religious Freedom, Goes Into Effect In August. Lawmaker Warned The Public…

MN: Minnesota Backs Off On Challenging Religious Education

UT: Governor Called For Day Of Prayer And Thanksgiving

Prayer For The Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation, The American Prayer Caucus Network, And The National Strategic Center

The CPCF helps build and support a nationwide network of nearly 1,000 federal and state elected leaders who are standing for faith and impacting the culture. Please join us in praying daily for them, their families, and staff.

Each week Congress is in session, members of Congressional Prayer Caucus meet before votes to pray in Room 219 of the U.S. Capitol. Please pray for the CPC to continue to grow and be increasingly effective for generations to come. 

Join the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation Prayer Team! Email me to join the CPCF Prayer Team! Commit to praying for the Members and families of the Congressional Prayer Caucus, The American Prayer Caucus Network, and the CPCFoundation.

Bipartisan Prayer For Government

Pray For Our President And All Those In Authority  Include: Judicial Branch, Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, All Agencies, Military, First Responders, Faith Leaders, Etc.

Click Here To Learn About Prayer Opportunities And Upcoming Faith Events On CPCF’s Faith Report Website

Prayer For Anti-Faith Groups

Freedom From Religion Foundation
American Civil Liberties Union
American Humanists Association
American Atheists
Secular Coalition for America
Military Religious Freedom Foundation
Southern Poverty Law Center

For more information about this prayer initiative, contact Summer, V.P. of Legislative Affairs for the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation.