March 1: Please pray for the nation of
March 2: The Burmese military arrested Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto head of government, and other key government figures and civilian leaders. Pray they are all released unconditionally.
March 3: Benedict Rogers, CSW’s Senior Analyst for East Asia, is concerned about implications of recent events for religious freedom in Burma. Pray for the safety of CSW partners in Burma, some of whom were arrested.
March 4: The recent devastating events are a desperate step backward for Burma. If
the military reverts back to political repression,
March 5: Burma had made enormous strides in recent years. The 2020 election was only the country’s second democratic election after 50 years of direct military rule. Pray God makes a way for a just, free and equal society.
March 6: The Burmese military has a long history of
weaponizing religious nationalism and repressing religious freedom. Pray for
the safety of Christians in
March 7: The Burmese Army, known as the Tatmadaw, is responsible for many human rights violations targeting religious and ethnic minorities for decades. Pray for safety, provision and strength for Chin and Kachin Christians attacked by military.
March 9: Lord, give wisdom to Burmese leaders, as
they face the challenging task of governing their conflict-torn country. We
pray recent upheaval eventually results in positive changes to
March 11: Pray for an end to the violence and
military attacks that have scarred
March 12: Dear God, we lift up the nation of
March 13: Pray for courage and boldness for
religious leaders and human rights defenders in
March 14: Pray for church leaders and human rights
March 15: Amidst worsening persecution, there is
growing unity among churches in
March 16: Dear God, empower religious communities in
March 17: The Cuban government continues to abuse religious freedom by intimidating church leaders, expropriating church buildings, arresting human rights defenders, and harassing the children of religious leaders. Pray for Christians displaying immense courage, refusing to be intimidated into giving up their faith.
March 18: Pray for courage, hope and renewed faith for
March 19: Pray for
March 20: Pray for
strength and perseverance for Christians in
March 21: Pray
for the Church in
March 22: Pray for believers
March 23: Loving God,
comfort Your children in
March 24: Lord, bring an
end to the persecution of Your Church in
March 25: CSW calls on the international community
March 26: Almighty God, protect Your persecuted children all over the world. Open the eyes of those in authority to the injustices being committed and reveal Your Truth into their hearts.
March 27: Please pray for persecuted Christians worldwide living in dark, lonely places who feel they have been forgotten. May they know God's loving presence and have His assurance that they are not forgotten or abandoned.
March 28: Pray for Christian leaders worldwide to establish trusting relationships in countries where many divisions stem from mistrust. Pray for safety of believers working in dangerous circumstances.
March 29: Dear God, we pray for courage and safety for persecuted Christians who stand firm in their faith despite violent opposition. Shelter them under Your wing and guide them with Your wisdom.
March 30: Pray for believers who have lost loved ones, homes and/or material possessions because of religiously-motivated violence. Pray for protection upon those who work for justice, often in the face of intense opposition.
March 31: Pray for our persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ to be strengthened by the transforming, healing power of Jesus. Where there is oppression bring freedom and where there is despair let there be hope.