Prayer Ministry


To encourage prayer as a priority and pattern in each person, family and ministry at Briarwood, resulting in a sustained ground swell of prayer focused on seeking God’s heart and intercession. All for the sake of lifting Christ up in our church, Birmingham, the nation and the world.


  • To fan the flames of prayer in every area and aspect of the church
  • To provide opportunities for members to learn to pray more effectively
  • To encourage members and staff to pray for and with each other
  • To provide a clear structure and entry point for members to get involved with prayer


  • Sunday 8:00 a.m.—Intercessory Prayer in the Prayer Room
  • Sunday 10:55 a.m.—Intercessory Prayer in the Prayer Room
  • Thursday 9:30 a.m.—Prayer for Our Nation in W204 and the Prayer Room
  • Saturday 7:00 a.m.—Men’s Prayer Breakfast at the Barkers’ and Thomases’


God's Prayer Team for America

Join us every Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. in A204 or the Prayer Room as we pray for our nation. Signup for God's Prayer Team for America here:


ABC's of Prayer

Nothing is more powerful than the prayers of God's people. If you need prayer or know someone in need of prayer, please submit your request below to our prayer team.

For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their prayer. ~ I Peter 3:12