The Burbank school board appointed Police Lt. John Dilibert as the city’s newest school board member replacing Debbie Kutka. Dilibert, who has previously served on the board, is a graduate of Burbank High School and has worked for the Burbank Police Department for 25 years.
- Pray for God’s wisdom and leading for Lt. Dilibert and the other board members.
- Pray for God to place the right person to fill the school board position on a permanent basis.
- Pray that all needs, financial, academic, administrative, and spiritual are met.
Entertainment Industry: Actors
- There are over 108,000 actors in the Los Angeles area. Of that number, roughly 21,000 are working. Pray for God to meet the financial need of each one.
- Pray for all Christian actors. Pray that God give them direction, wisdom and favor as they pursue their craft.
- Pray for all the unbelieving actors. That God would draw them to Jesus and salvation.
Global Focus: North Korea
- Pray for Kim Jong-Un who assumed control of the nation upon his father’s death in December. He is the world's youngest head of state. May he turn to Jesus as Lord.
- Over 69% of the population is atheist; only 1.5% is Christian. Pray for open hearts to the Gospel.
- All aspects of life, including access to the media is controlled by the government. The government keeps the people isolated from any global influence. Pray for political and spiritual freedom to descend on this nation.
- The Church is in constant danger of imprisonment and execution. Up to 100,000 Christians are currently interned in labor camps. Pray for them, that they persevere in what might be the most difficult country in the world to be a Christian.
- Food and other resources are hard to come by and government officials and the military often gobble up the resources they do have up. Many go hungry and without, even to the point of death. Pray for the global Church and others to take a great role in meeting these needs in Jesus name.
- Pray for open doors of ministry in this nation.
- Pray for the heath of our families. That the sick will recover to full strength in Jesus name.
- Pray that the Lord bless our personal & church finances in order to be a blessing to others.
- Pray for the salvation of our unsaved friends & family. That they may see & follow Jesus.
- Pray that the Lord to send us people to work along side us in the ministry of Encounter Assembly.
- Pray that God draws the people of our city to Jesus. That God use all the churches in Burbank to love the community.