Prayer Requests

Please join us in responding to the needs of our sisters and brothers through prayer and action. Each prayer request brings new challenges and considerations to the WCRC and the Christian world. Each post links to more info on each specific request.

Prayers for successful summit requested

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) calls on its members to join sisters and brothers around the world to pray for a successful summit meeting between the leaders of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (DPRK) and… Read More

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WCRC calls for prayer and solidarity in wake of Indonesia church attacks

Do not repay evil for evil or abuse for abuse; but, on the contrary, repay with a blessing. It is for this that you were called—that you might inherit a blessing. —1 Peter 3:9 (NRSV) The World Communion… Read More

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WCRC: Stop violence in Syria

Your ancient ruins shall be rebuilt; you shall raise up the foundations of many generations; you shall be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of streets to live in. -Isaiah 58:12 “We call for violence to… Read More

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Urgent call continues for peace in Syria

Your ancient ruins shall be rebuilt; you shall raise up the foundations of many generations; you shall be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of streets to live in. -Isaiah 58:12 “We call for violence to… Read More

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WCRC joins in call for prayer and fasting for South Sudan

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) and its members have been working for justice, peace and reconciliation in Sudan and South Sudan for decades. The call by Pope Francis for a day of prayer and fasting on… Read More

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WCRC calls for renewed peace efforts in Colombia

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) joins with our sisters and brothers in DiPaz Colombia (Diálogo Intereclesial por la Paz (Ecumenical Dialogue for Peace)) in calling for a renewed commitment to the peace process in Colombia, along… Read More

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A Call to Prayer and Support for Taiwan

The heavens are yours [O Lord], the earth also is yours; the world and all that is in it—you have founded them. —Psalm 89:11 A 6.4-magnitude earthquake, one of the strongest in recent years, struck off the coast… Read More

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Statement on murder of Hernán Bedoya

The wicked watch for the righteous, and seek to kill them. The Lord will not abandon them to their power, or let them be condemned when they are brought to trial. Wait for the Lord, and keep to… Read More

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WCRC: Peace, not provocation, for Jerusalem

As Jesus came near and saw the city [Jerusalem], he wept over it, saying, “If you, even you, had only recognized on this day the things that make for peace! But now they are hidden from your eyes.” –Luke… Read More

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A Prayer for Kenya

Anticipating a difficult presidential election season in Kenya, the 2017 General Council of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) passed the following action: [The General Council] appeals to all churches and ecumenical bodies to take the important… Read More

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