1) To learn more about "The Hand" prayer method, play this video
2) Write "Favor & Blessing" in your journal on Day 2
Pray Favor & Blessing using "The Hand". Here are some examples:
Close Relationships: God, my sister and her husband are starting a new small group. Would you give them favor as they hope to bring your truth into people's lives.
Leaders: God I ask that you would give favor & blessing on your church in America. Our culture needs more of you and I pray that every leader receives your favor as they serve your people.
Enemies: Father, it can be hard for me to ask for your favor on Susan at work. She and I have a chance at the same promotion but I ask that you give her a blessing that would draw her towards you.
The weak: Jesus your heart aches for the broken and the marginalized. Would you bless the poor in spirit in my community and use me as your hands and feet.
Yourself: God I recognize that you are at work in this community, would you increase your blessing and favor on my life so that I can serve the people on your mind and heart.
Verses to inspire you:
You have granted me life and favor, and Your care has preserved my spirit. Job 10:12
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You anoint my head with oil; my cup runs over. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever. Psalm 23:5–6
The Lord make His face shine upon you, and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up His countenance upon you, and give you peace. Numbers 6:25–26
For You, O Lord, will bless the righteous; with favor You will surround him as with a shield. Psalm 5:12