Prayer for Authors: May 2021

Since it’s Sunday, we’ll be continuing the Bethany House Fiction tradition of taking time to pray for authors who have new releases coming out this month. I’m Amy Lokkesmoe, the fiction publicist here, and I’m thankful for all of the readers who show their support for our authors in the way that matters most: by praying for them. To read more about the reasons behind this time of prayer, go to this post.

Authors with Books Releasing in May:

Ashley Clark
Angela Hunt
Becky Wade
Roseanna M. White

Verse of the Month: Feel free to use the text of this verse to guide your prayers for these authors, as well as other people in your life who you want to remember in prayer today.

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”—Philippians 4:6-7 (ESV)

General Suggestions for Prayer:

  • For a release from anxiety, worry, and comparison, both related to writing and all life circumstances.
  • For creativity and perseverance in the writing process.
  • For Christian bookstore owners and workers doing ministry work of connecting readers to books to encourage their faith.

Thanks again for taking time to pray for these authors. It’s small thing that makes a big difference, and we really appreciate this community!

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