prayer ministry

The BCC Prayer Ministry exists to encourage God’s people to pray and grow in

ever-deepening intimacy with the Lord by providing opportunities for individual and

corporate prayer, and by offering scriptural training in the ministry of intercession. 

The BCC Prayer Ministry

At BCC we believe in the sovereign power of prayer. Check out the opportunities below to get involved.


Community Prayer Night:

(Formerly First Friday Prayer)

Join us each month as we pray for a different group, event, or issue.  We will meet in the Student Auditorium.

  • March 8, 7-8pm:  Praying for one another
  • April 12, 7-8pm
  • May 6, 7-8:15pm: National Day of Prayer

You can join us via Zoom as well:


Prayer for Current Events

If you would like to pray for revival, our nation and current events, please join us anytime.  We meet Tuesdays at 7:45-8:15pm on Zoom.  

  • God has said that if we humble ourselves, pray and seek His face and turn from our wicked ways, then He will hear from heaven, forgive our sin, and heal our land.  (2 Chron. 7:14).

For more information email prayerministry@burkecommunity.com.


Men Pray

Men, please join us for a time of intimate prayer to the Living God and His Son Jesus Christ every morning from 6-7am on Zoom.  We start promptly at 6 and finish promptly at 7.  We only pray on days ending in "Y".  

For access instructions or questions please contact either Mike Helvey-Men's Ministry Leader at men@burkecommunity.com, or Dallas Shaw-Men Pray helper at dallas69@vt.edu.


Women's Ministry Prayer

Join us during our new virtual prayer time HERE, on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month at 9:30am


Moms in Prayer

Moms in Prayer International impacts children and schools worldwide for Christ by gathering mothers to pray.  To find your child's school, find a group praying for young adult kids, or to start a group go to:https://momsinprayer.org/.

  • West Springfield Pyramid - Led by Cindy Rogers.  Meets every other Thursday at 1:00pm outside, if the weather permits, or on Zoom.  Contact prayerministry@burkecommunity.com for more details.
  • Lake Braddock Secondary School - Led by Evonnie Smith.  Meets every Wednesday at 9:00am on Zoom.  Contact prayerministry@burkecommunity.com for more details.
  • College & Career Group - Led by Brenda Hammill.  Meets Wednesdays from 1:00-2:00pm on Zoom.  Contact Brenda at hammill4@msn.com for more details.
  • College, Career, & Grandmothers Group - Led by Joleen Miller.  Meets Thursdays, from 6:30-7:30pm on Zoom.  Contact Joleen at 703-577-2593 for more details.


Prayer Chain

To submit a prayer request, praise report, or to join this prayer team, please email prayer@burkecommunity.com.


Prayer for the Military

To submit a prayer request for a deployed service member and their family or to join this prayer team, please email praydeployed@burkecommunity.com.                


Prayer Calendar

See the prayer calendar for the missionaries we support by clicking HERE.


If you would like more information about the BCC Prayer Ministry, or would like to get involved or add your group, please email prayerministry@burkecommunity.com.