Prayer Connection

” Wait upon the Lord and He will renew your strength… Cast all your cares upon Him and He will lift you up… Draw near to God and He will draw near to you… ” – These Words of God are a present reality to the CEF Durham Area Chapter. Through your faithful prayers, the Lord is making all things good. Thank you, Board and Staff of CEF Durham

   Current News

Please pray for God’s provision in reaching 10,000 unchurched children during 2017.

Please pray for $100,000 additional funds raised for ministry expansion in 2017.

CEF Prayer Requests

  • Open hearts to the Gospel when children and families attend summer Bible clubs and sports camps.
  •  Strengthen our ministry coalition, which is proclaiming and living the Gospel before children and families in 12 target-communities with extreme spiritual needs. That hundreds of city kids will be reached through CEF Good News Clubs in these communities.
  • That hundreds of city kids will be reached through CEF Good News Clubs in these communities led by college interns, staff, and local churches.
  • Development and funding for incorporating the 7 Most Important Things In the World into a series of books that communicate and illustrate the message of salvation.
  •  Good News Clubs will have a 15% growth in schools and communities during 2017.
  • Cassie’s Garden and More Than Gold sports camps/academies will have 500 city kids sponsored for summer camps
  • Lopez Family R-1 VISA re-application will be successful in 2017

    Kids Prayer Requests


  1. “Jesus loves me”
  2. “I love you, God because you made me, and I know you love me, too.”
  3. “Pray for Turner.”
  4. “God, I love you because you made us.”
  5. “Dear God, can you make me have friends because nobody likes me.” – Rebecca
  6. “God can bring my cat ,Bean, home.” – Ava
  7. “Pray for me to see Dalton every day.”
  8. “Please help my Gema.”
  9. “I’m Jebril.  Happy I can play football.”
  10. “Thank you for mothy, Kevin, and Bubbub.”
  11. “God, God, God is good.”
  12. “God, Can you help Lucas and Ms. Brogden (Good News Teacher) feel better. Please good God.  Thank you.”