Prayer, Plain and Simple

Prayer, Plain and Simple


Prayer for Jamaica

posted by nsymmonds

A state of emergency has been declared in parts of Jamaica following the extradition of alleged druglord Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke. Following the news of his extradition, supporters of Dudus went into a state of unrest trying to protect him. They barricaded themselves into housing projects and set police stations on fire and shot at them. This is certainly an interruption of the peace which the country of Jamaica is known for and puts the land back on the map to be the number one murder capital in the world.  I have personal connection to the country as that is where my family is from and I have several friends who, just this weekend, were in Jamaica, so I’m praying for their safe return. Please join us as we pray for the country and citizens of Jamaica and those who are visiting the country.

Heavenly Father,

Before we ask anything of you, we thank you for the beautiful land of Jamaica. A land rich in resources, culture, beauty and peace. A land which many have taken rest and refuge in from the cares of everyday life. The land which you have created and which you sustain. But now we come to you beseeching your presence in the land and amongst the people. We are asking that anything that is not like you come right out of that land. We are praying for someone courageous enough to stand up against the group consciousness that is arising and tearing Jamaica apart. We are praying for the people not to be held captive in fear of what men may do, but may they stand courageous with hope in your deliverance. Let the true nature of Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke be exposed to the people and to the authorities. For those who are currently in Jamaica on vacation grant them safe passage back here to the states and safety while they navigate the streets of Jamaica. Let no innocent blood be shed. May your justice be served while your people are protected. Hear the cries of your people who are waiting for your hand to rescue them. Let everyone in and outside of Jamaica, connected to Jamaica, with a heart for a Jamaica, watching Jamaica pray for the land and its people. 

In Jesus’ Name,

Amen 



  • heidi taylor

    Praying for everyone in Jamaica. Lord I know your in control of every situation. Your hand is on everything and everybody. Let Your will be done. In Jesus name. Amen

  • Georgia

    Praying for peace in Jamaica…

  • LadyJ

    Being a native of Jamaica, I am praying that peace will return to the island.

  • Evangelise C.

    Heavenly father we appreciate you, we love you, we exalt you ,we adore you, we say thanks for being Lord over us,for keeping us safe, for providing for all our needs, for your tender mercy, for loving us even when at times we became so ungrateful, we thank you for your gratefulness to be there in our times of needs,to answer when we called, to closed doors that is detrimental and open doors that bring peace worldwide.
    Dear Lord let not the works of evil prevail over our country Jamaica, Saviour you have all power,we are agreeing in your mighty name of Jesus that all works of the enemy be destroy, put your arms of protection over our families in Jamaica, keep our children’s
    safe Lord,
    Give those who in authority wisdom to handle this situation, put a shield of protection over and around our Soldiers and Police’s that put there lives in arms way to bring peace, comfort there families in this time of stress,We thank you in advance for peace.These we pray in Jesus name,
    AMEN.

  • Cherie B.

    Dear Heavenly Father:
    I come before you today to pray for Jamaica Land I Love. Lord I know you are in control of the situation and you are speaking to the hearts of those who want to serve you. Father I pray for the innocent blood that has been shed and to the courageous blood that has been shed. Lord a prayer of protection over every single Jamaican who is barricaded in their homes and people who are unable to carry on with their daily livehood to attend work or school. Father I pray that you will handle this situation as you see fit and bring the people to justice Father. Lord, you said vengeance is yours and that you are angry every day at the people who continue to sin. Father your will be done on this earth as it is in heaven.
    In Jesus’ name I pray, Amen!

  • http://www.abercrombiefitchsuk.co.uk abercrombie

    Father I pray for the innocent blood that has been shed and to the courageous blood that has been shed. Lord a prayer of protection over every single Jamaican who is barricaded in their homes and people who are unable to carry on with their daily livehood to attend work or school.

    Read more: http://blog.beliefnet.com/prayerplainandsimple/2010/05/prayer-for-jamaica.html#ixzz1VSeYOuGv

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