The Flint Area WMS, as well as all other Areas throughout the 4th Episcopal District, will come together for an Area-wide Prayer Vigil. The date will be determined, but the time is set from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Each church is asked to consecrate 3 hours, and every Local, Area, and District officer, 12 hours.
The schedule for the vigil:
6:00 a.m. - The Hour of Doxology: Believers in Praise
7:00 a.m. - The Hour of Repentance: Believers return to God; for personal sin, for sins of the church, for sins of the nation.
8:00 a.m. - Prayers for the Church: Local, denominational, the persecuted church, Bishops, Pastors, leaders
9:00 a.m. - Hymns of Prayer: Led by Ministers of Music
10:00 a.m. - Teaching on Psalms of Prayer
11:00 a.m. - Teaching on the Lord's Prayer
Noon - Holy Communion: Presiding Elders
1:00 p.m. - Altar Call for the Sick: Women in Ministry
2:00 p.m. - Blessing of Children: (birth to 17 years): Local Pastors
3:00 p.m. - Teaching on Spiritual Warfare
4:00 p.m. - Prayer for the Nations
5:00 p.m. - 100 Men in Prayer
More information will be available at the 4th District Planning meeting in Rosemont, IL, October 23-25, 2008.