The Response South Carolina: A Call to Prayer For a Nation In Crisis
Governor Nikki Haley has called our state to a day of prayer, fasting, repentance, and seeking God’s face Saturday June 13, 2015, North Charleston Coliseum
9:00-10:00 Youth Rally, Music geared towards youth
10:00-4:00 Time of scripture reading, prayer, worship
No preachers pontificating or politicians grandstanding, logos and egos are checked at the door in a posture of humility and holiness. Won’t announce names or affiliations as people come up. (given 45 seconds)
No lunch break, but people can walk about. Fasting encouraged if people choose, but concessions available for those that choose, diabetics, children, etc.
Evangelical Christians only to lead in program
Not a political event, Governor will welcome and maybe pray or give testimony
Build prayers around segments (Repentance, Reconciliations, Revival, Reformation, Refreshing)
Will follow the Joel 2 model with 2 Chronicles 7:14 in mind.
For the people of God, (pastors, leaders of the country, the church itself)
Holy Fast and Sacred Assembly (key words Holy, sacred, weeping, mourning, repentance)
Representation of Everyone (multi ethnic, non denominational, multi generational)
Joel emphasized it was a top priority (he asked all plans be put on hold and “blow the trumpet”, it’s not a gathering of convenience or recreation. It’s one that reflects repentance, responsibility, and priority)
Prior to: 21 days prior will begin sending emails for a new prayer points for nation and seeking SC specific prayer focuses
After: Continue to move the body of Christ forward in prayer, follow up emails, prayer for the next state
Paid for, and planned by American Renewal Project, 501c3 whose vision is to move the nation towards Judeo-Christian beliefs, one of those is to be physically and spiritually involved in prayer and seeing Holy Spirit move
Website is www.theresponsesc.com with registration, prayer resources, general info, marketing resources, etc.