Jan 6th - 26th

Consecrate a fast; call a solemn assembly. Gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the land to the house

of the LORD your God, and cry out to the LORD.  -  Joel 1:14

As we start this new decade we want to join together and devote ourselves to prayer and fasting.  Below you will find some prayer focuses and some insights into fasting.  Please join us as we start this new year off right.  

I John 5:14 - This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.

2 Chronicles 7:14 - If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.

Personal Prayers of Repentance          //            Prayer for our community and schools

Pray for our 5 Year vision at NCC       //             Pray for unity in our nation

Pray for our kids & students               //             Pray for our marriages and families

Pray for family and friends that are far away from God

Prayer Focuses:

Fasting Focuses:

Acts 14:23 - Paul and Barnabas appointed elders for them in each church and, with prayer and fasting, committed them to the Lord, in whom they had put their trust.

Joel 2:12 - Even now,” declares the LORD, “return to me with all your heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning.

Isaiah 58:3-7   -  Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke?  Is it not to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter— when you see the naked, to clothe them, and not to turn away from your own flesh and blood?

21 Day Daniel Fast (information here)           //           Fasting social media

Fasting one meal a day                                 //            Fasting a tv show you watch

Fasting sweets and soda                              //             Fasting all music except worship

Biblical Teaching on Fasting: