Ways to Pray for Conference Superintendents

Claim the promises from Psalm 91 for each Conference Superintendent that God will order angels to protect them wherever they go. Plead for traveling mercy for each DS as they travel from church to church and meeting to meeting. (Psalm 91:11)

Pray that each Conference Superintendent will let the Holy Spirit fill and control him/her. (Ephesians 5:18)

Pray that the Bishop and Cabinet would be unified in their love for Christ, working together with one heart and purpose. (Philippians 2:2)

Ask the Lord to work in every Conference Superintendent’s life, giving each one the desire to obey God and the power to do what pleases God. (Philippians 2:13)

Beseech God to help your DS live a clean, innocent life that will shine brightly before a dark world. (Philippians 2:15)

Pray protection over the Cabinet, crying out that each member would fix their mind on what is true and honorable and right. Pray that they would think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. (Philippians 4:8)

Ask the Lord to help each DS to have actions that consistently reflect God’s principles. (Psalm 119:5)

Cry out for protection that not one Conference Superintendent would wander from the Lord’s commands. (Psalm 119:10)

Pray for the Cabinet to have quality time each day being revived by God’s Word. (Psalm 119:25)

Diligently pray for each DS to earnestly search for and long for God, thirsting after the living God whose strong right hand holds them securely. (Psalm 42:2; 63:1, 8)

Pray for times of quiet for them each day that they might “be still and know that I am God.” (Psalm 46:10)

Ask Yahweh to bathe each Conference Superintendent in unfailing love each day so that he/she would sing songs to honor the Great I Am who gives life. (Psalm 42:8)

Pray that the Lord would be a shield around each Conference Superintendent, their glory and the one who lifts their head high, saving them because their hearts are true and right. (Psalm 3:3, 7:10)

Ask God to fill each Conference Superintendent with praise, that they would be filled with joy, singing praises to the name of the Most High. (Psalm 9:2)

Pray for each Conference Superintendent to have the boldness to tell of the marvelous things the Lord has done. (Psalm 9:1)

Ask the Lord to help each DS to be righteous and to love justice so that they will see God’s face. (Psalm 11:7)

Pray that the Conference Superintendent’s of the UM Church in Indiana will lead blameless lives and do what is right, speaking truth from sincere hearts. Pray that they will refuse to slander others, or harm their neighbors or speak evil of their friends so that they may enter the presence of the Living God. (Psalm 15:2-3)

Ask God to give each DS the confidence to know that when they pray God will answer. (Psalm 17:6)

Pray that the life of each DS would prove them to be faithful, full of integrity and purity. (Psalm 18:25-26)

As you pray for protection for each DS, remind the Lord of Psalm 27’s promise of protection, that each would be hidden in the Lord’s sanctuary, placed out of reach on a high rock, concealed from trouble. (Psalm 27:5-6)

Ask for hearts of repentance, willing to confess rebellion to the Lord so that they might receive forgiveness and hear songs of victory being sung over them. (Psalm 32:5-7)

Pray for each Conference Superintendent to hope only in the Lord, depending on the Lord alone to save them. Ask God to help them feel God’s unfailing love that surrounds them. (Psalm 33:20-22)

Pray for hearts willing to work hard at living in peace with others. (Psalm 34:14, Ephesians 4:2-3)