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WEEKLY PRAYER FOCUS

“Men may spurn our appeals, reject our message, oppose our arguments, despise our persons, but they are helpless against our prayers.” Sidlow Baxter 

Weekly Prayer Focus: Mike Vogel

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mike-vogelMike Vogel was born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia, to Kathy and Jim Vogel. He attended William Tennent High School where Vogel was on the Freshman wrestling team. During the early 2000s, he frequently traveled to New York City in order to audition for acting roles and modeling slots. 

Vogel began modeling for Levi’s, and was subsequently cast in the television series Grounded for Life appearing in a recurring role between 2001 and 2004. His first film role was in the skateboarding-themed Grind, which was released on August 15, 2003. Vogel’s next role was in the made-for-television remake of Wuthering Heights. His other credits include: The Sisterhood of The Traveling Pants, Rumor Has It, Cloverfield, Open Graves, Blue Valentine, The Help, TV Series’ Pan-Am, TV Series’ Under The Dome, TV Series’ Bates Motel, In My Dreams, and the newly-released The Case For Christ. Vogel is married and has three children. For more info on Mike’s bio, click HERE!

Pray for Mike Vogel this week, that he would experience God’s love and peace in a personal and powerful way! Pray for Mike and his family to feel God’s presence and guidance in all their decisions! Pray for Mike to find his worth, purpose and identity in his Creator!

Weekly Prayer Focus: Emma Watson

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emma-watsonEmma Charlotte Watson was born in Paris, France, the daughter of English lawyers Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson. Watson lived in Paris until the age of five. Her parents separated when she was young; following their divorce, Watson moved back to England to live with her mother in Oxfordshire while spending weekends at her father’s house in London. Watson attended the Dragon School in Oxford, remaining there until 2003. From the age of six, she wanted to become an actress, and trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts, a part-time theatre school where she studied singing, dancing, and acting. By the age of ten, Watson had performed in various Stagecoach productions and school plays, including Arthur: The Young Years and The Happy Prince. Following the Dragon School, Watson moved on to Headington School. 

In 1999, casting began for Harry Potter and the Sorcerers (2001), the film adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s bestselling novel. Casting agents found Emma through her Oxford theatre teacher. Emma and fellow applicants were casted for the roles of the three leads, Hermione Granger, Harry Potter and Ron Weasley. The release of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) was Emma’s cinematic screen debut. The film broke records for opening-day sales and opening-weekend takings and was the highest-grossing film of 2001. After the release of the first film of the highly successful franchise, Emma became one of the most well-known actresses in the world. She continued to play the role of Hermione Granger for nearly ten years, in all of the Harry Potter films. Other credits include: My Week With Marilyn, The Perks of Being A Wallflower, This Is The End, The Bling Ring, Noah, Colonia, Beauty & The Beast and the upcoming The Circle. On the subject of faith, Emma has stated to be an universalist. Watson is a huge women’s rights activist and has been appointed as an UN Women Goodwill ambassador. For more of Emma’s bio, click HERE!

Pray for Emma Watson this week, that she may encounter God’s unconditional love, mercy, grace and peace in a personal way! Pray the she would be drawn to God and find her purpose and worth in Him! Pray for God’s protection and guidance over her career and personal life!

Weekly Prayer Focus: Hugh Jackman

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hugh-jackman2Hugh Michael Jackman was born in Sydney, New South Wales, to Grace McNeil and Christopher John Jackman. His parents were devout Christians, having been converted by Evangelist Billy Graham after their marriage. His parents divorced when he was eight, and Jackman remained in Australia with his father and his two brothers, while his mother moved back to England with his two sisters. Jackman went to primary school at Pymble Public School and later attended the all-boys Knox Grammar School, where he starred in its production of My Fair Lady in 1985, and became the school captain in 1986. Later, he studied at the University of Technology, Sydney, graduating in 1991 with a BA in Communications. In his final year of university, he took a drama course to make up additional credits. 

After graduating, he pursued drama at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, immediately after which he was offered a starring role in the ABC-TV prison drama Correlli (1995), opposite his future wife Deborra-Lee Furness. Several TV guest roles followed, as an actor and variety compere. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series. Other credits include: The Fountain, The Prestige, Happy Feet, Australia, Reel Steel, Les Miserables, Prisoners, Chappie, Pan, Eddie The Eagle, and the newly released Logan. In Broadway theatre, Jackman won a Tony Award for his role in The Boy from Oz. Jackman has described himself as a Christian and a “religious person”. For more info on Hugh’s bio, click here!

Pray for Hugh Jackman this week, that God may bless and encourage him in a personal and powerful way! Pray that he would experience God’s love, peace and mercy in a closer way. Pray for his marriage and family. Pray that Hugh would continue to find his purpose and worth in his Creator!

Weekly Prayer Focus: Mike Vogel

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Mike Vogel was born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia, to Kathy and Jim Vogel. He attended William Tennent High School where Vogel was on the Freshman wrestling team. During the…

Weekly Prayer Focus: Emma Watson

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Emma Charlotte Watson was born in Paris, France, the daughter of English lawyers Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson. Watson lived in Paris until the age of five. Her parents separated when…

Weekly Prayer Focus: Hugh Jackman

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Hugh Michael Jackman was born in Sydney, New South Wales, to Grace McNeil and Christopher John Jackman. His parents were devout Christians, having been converted by Evangelist Billy Graham after their…

Weekly Prayer Focus: Milo Ventimiglia

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Milo Anthony Ventimiglia was born in Anaheim, California, the son of Carol and Peter Ventimiglia. Ventimiglia attended El Modena High School in Orange, California, where he wrestled, acted in drama productions and…