Prayer for Mississippi

Mar 28, 2024 | Prayer

Capitol Prayer Campaign—Mississippi

Pro-God

“that this people may know that you, O Lord, are God, and that you have turned their hearts back.” 1 Kings 18:37

Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a disgrace to any people Proverbs 14:34

so that the multifaceted wisdom of God might now be made known through the church to the rulers and the authorities in the heavenly places. Eph 3:10—Jesus died for every soul

 

Pro-Gospel/Church 

we proclaimed to you the gospel of God. 1 Thes 2:9

prayers, intercession, and thanksgiving be made in behalf of all people, for kings and all who are in [a]authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and [b]dignity.  1 Tim 2:1-3

 

Pro-Life

So choose life in order that you may live, you and your descendants, Deut 30:19

Abortion is completely banned in MS because of state law that went into effect July 7, 2022 except for rape, incest and to save the life of the mother.  The “morning after” pill is still legal in MS and is sold at most local pharmacies.

SB 2212—Extend Post-partum Medicaid to 12 months

SB 2652 Vulnerable person’s registry to eliminate elderly abuse

 

Pro-family

from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name Eph 3:15

SB 2079 School safety guardian program

Pro-Election Integrity

The boastful will not stand before Your eyes; You hate all who do injustice.  Psalm 5:5

Differing weights are an abomination to the Lord Prov 20:23

SB 2358 Make ballot harvesting illegal

Anti-LGBTQ+ Agenda

Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor homosexuals, I Co 6:9

Anti-pornography and Sex Trade

“Now one who kidnaps someone, whether he sells him or he is found in his possession, shall certainly be put to death. Exodus 21:16

SB 2346 Age verification for pornography sites

Anti-transgenderism

So God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them. Gen 1:27

HB 1607 passed—define sex as binary, Bill of rights for women, ban gender affirming medical care for minors

Anti-Racial Discrimination (CRT)

have you not made distinctions among yourselves, and become judges with evil [c]motives?  James 2:4

SB 2113—law passed in 2022 banning CRT in all schools, colleges and universities

Anti—Diversity, Equity, Inclusion 

 

Anti-ESG in banking and investments

HB 863 prohibits ESG metrics

SB 2849 Investing for the highest returns

 

Anti-gambling

HB 1989—Establish a casino in Jackson—was defeated

 

Anti-Marijuana & Anti-Fentanyl

Allow fentanyl testing strips and devices

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