How to Pray for our Missionaries

Sunday — Their spiritual life

Time to read God’s Word and pray. Spiritual growth. Encouragement. Fellowship with local Christians. Good links with sending churches and prayer supporters. For integrity, reliability, consistency.

Monday — Their personal life

Relationships between husband and wife. Developing and maintaining relationship with children, contact with parents and family back home. Friendships with nationals. Health and strength. Physical and spiritual protection.

Tuesday — Communication

Progress in language study. Adaptation to culture, customs and people. Clarity, creativity and relevance in preaching and teaching. Biblical emphasis. Involvement with those hearing the message.

Wednesday — Relationships

Harmonious relationships with other Christians, team members and church leaders. Partnership with the local church.

Thursday — Evangelism

For boldness. For godly, sensitive, Spirit-led ministry. Hungry hearts and the opening of spiritually blind eyes. For the establishing of Christ's church. For national missionary movements.

Friday — Discipling

For patience and empathy. Training young people. Encouraging new believers. Equipping those with leadership gifts.

Saturday — Their country

For those in authority. The political situation. Religious freedom. Openness to the gospel. Good relationship with officials.