How to pray for our Missionary Families


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 – Relationship

  • 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 – Discipleship

  • 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