When You Pray Today -- Please Pray About These Things
Ask God to make all the necessary resources available to this conference, labor, facilities, finance, and organizing. Ask God what your specific role should be in bringing this to fruitition.
Pray today and the next couple of days as a committee is formed to handle organization and logistics. This is a huge task growing larger by the day.
Pray that God will use this conference for His will and the furtherance of His kingdom. Pray that the participants focus will be on Him. (1 Cor 2:2) For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.
Ask God to help the conference leadership, to create the necessary time in their already busy, busy schedules. Ask the Lord to grant them the wisdom they need. Ask God to make this a blessing to each of them.
Pray that God will bring the right people to this conference as participants.
Pray for unity. Pray that everyone realizes that faith in Jesus transcends theological, denominational, and doctrinal differences. (1 Cor 10:17) Since there is one bread, we who are many are one body; for we all partake of the one bread.
Pray for the speakers and presenters. God grant them wisdom and courage.
Pray for the finances. Ask God to make them abundant, but not wasteful. Ask God if you are supposed to contribute to the conference RIGHT NOW.
Pray that the Guiding Core Values of the confernce will be realized:
Simplicity: to keep the organization and operation of the Convention as simple as possible
Relationship: to ensure that GodBlogCon 2005 is very relational, with a lot of networking and befriending going on with fellow bloggers
Inspiration: to receive inspiration and vision for the significant emerging role of blogging in America's church and culture from Hugh Hewitt and others.
Practicality: to provide practical workshops/roundtables led by top quality leaders in blogging
Diversity: to offer a variety of workshops/roundtable topics that appeal to the diversity of interests within the blogging community.