November 2017

  • Pray for us as we celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas. 
  • Pray that our middle school and high school students continue to see their need for Jesus. 
  • Pray for Light Up Lonsdale Initiative-- that this neighborhood could become more unified through events like this. 
  • Pray for our Interns to continue to rely on the Lord for wisdom, strength and love until the end of the semester. 
  • Pray for our students that have hard home-lives. 
  • Pray for plans that we are making for the new Thrive Parkridge elementary program starting in January. 
  • Pray we would continue to make deeper relationships, rooted in the love of Christ, with kids and parents in Lonsdale. 

August 2017

  • Praise for a wonderful summer program. God gave students and staff joy, safety, and spiritual growth. 
  • Pray for our staff members as they transition into new roles this July and August. 
  • Pray for God to bring the right kids to Thrive main campus and the new school campus. 
  • Pray for the hiring process. 
  • Pray for the Thrive community to be unified and for God to lead us to building deeper relationships with people in the community. 
  • Pray for planning

June 2017


  • Pray for the Holy Spirit to sustain our teachers  and staff members throughout the summer program. 
  • Pray for the new Lonsdale Elementary Campus program- that the kids would experience Jesus through relationships with their teachers and through the discipline system. 
  • Pray for safety for our kids on Thursdays and Fridays when we go to the pool and on field trips. 
  • Pray for discernment and wisdom as new Thrive programs are developed for the Fall. 
  • Pray for the upcoming hiring process. 
  • Praise for a successful and growing garden! 
  • Praise for a great group of interns this summer that love Jesus and love Lonsdale. 
  • Praise for new Thrive Upper students that are energetic and great influences on other students. 

May 2017

  • Pray for summer Thrive program.
  • Pray for summer Interns to adjust to their job and be refreshed by the Lord each day. 
  • Pray for summer field trips to go smoothly. 
  • Pray for Thrive Upper Program (middle and high school). Pray for staff to know how to love the students well and how to react to their behaviors. 
  • Pray that God would use mentors in our student's lives to help them grow strong in their faith. 
  • Pray for our high school students to learn the importance of their academics and for God to help their minds learn. 
  • Pray for our senior interns as they graduate college and transition to other places. 
  • Praise for the Thrive Garden, for the renovations to Thrive Housing and for amazing volunteer work days. 

April 2017

  • Summer planning
  • Summer camp registration
  • Elementary worship time
  • Easter celebration
  • Praise that Thrive bought the house across the street.
  • For God to call people to live in Thrive housing. 
  • Thrive garden-- financial/resource provision
  • Elementary and Upper soccer teams
  • Godly mentors for our students

March 2017

Please join us in prayer for:

  • Summer planning
  • Summer camp registration
  • Elementary worship time
  • Intern Recruitment-- wisdom and clarity in who to hire for the summer
  • Thrive to buy the house across the street if that's God's will for our ministry
  • Thrive garden-- financial/resource provision
  • High school program
  • Elementary and middle school boys-- that God would guard and protect their hearts and minds against pornography and other tactics of the enemy through the internet/social media
  • Godly mentors for our students