National Day of Prayer

The 59th Annual National Day of Prayer took place Thursday, May 6, 2010. Millions unite in prayer at thousands of events from coast to coast throughout the day. Use this page as a guide to help remind you of the people we pray for.

Download the National Day of Prayer Guide

Pray for Federal Leaders

President: Barack Obama

Vice President: Joe Biden

Secretary of State: Hillary Clinton

Secretary of Defense: Robert Gates

Secretary of the Treasury: Timothy Geithner

Attorney General: Eric Holder

National Security Advisor: Gen. James Jones

Secretary of Education: Arne Duncan

Secretary of Homeland Security: Janet Napolitano

Pray for State Leaders

Governor: Arnold Schwarzenegger

Lt. Governor: Abel Maldonado

Senators: Barbara Boxer, Diane Feinstein

Other State Senators & Representatives

Pray for those serving our nation 

All Branches of the Armed Forces

U.S. Supreme Court

Pray for Local Leaders

Santa Cruz City Council: Mayor Mike Rotkin, Vice-Mayor Ryan Coonerty, Katherine Beiers, Don Lane, Tony Madrigal, Cynthia Mathews, Lynn Robinson

Capitola City Council: Mayor Sam Storey, Vice-Mayor Dennis Norton, Bob Begun, Ronald Graces, Kirby Nicol

Watsonville City Council: Mayor Luis Alejo, Nancy Bilicich, Emilio Martinez, Greg Caput, Kimberly Petersen, Antonio Rivas, Manuel Bersamin

Pray for our schools & teachers

Pray for our preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, home schools, colleges and universities.

Pray for our churches

Pray for the churches, Christian camps, and ministries throughout the county.

TLC Pastors: René Schlaepfer, Mark Spurlock, Dave Hicks, Mark Hillenga, Paul Spurlock, Gary Williams, Dan Baker, Steve Craig, Jim Josselyn, Adrian Moreno, Jessica Bristol

Pray for our County

That God would use Twin Lakes Church as a source of light and encouragement.

Pray that our church will be effective at both growing people closer to Jesus and reaching out with the Good News of God’s amazing grace. 

Pray for those in our County struggling with being unemployed or underemployed. 

Pray for those in our County who are “underwater” or in foreclosure with their home. 

Pray about the recent upsurge in gang violence. Pray that God will bring peace to our cities and that people will find their identity in God’s love and not gangs. Pray for wisdom for our leaders and police officers.