AM: “How to Pray for Missionaries”

Brother Rick Terrazas, missionary with Rock of Ages Ministries, ministering to youth in juvenile prisons and detention facilities in the Greater Portland area shares how to pray for missionaries and challenges listeners to be available & obedient to God’s call.

Text:  Ephesians 6:18-20

  • How to Pray for Missionaries
    • Pray for their boldness
      • Not to be fearful     II Timothy 1:7
      • To “work now”     John 9:4
    • Pray for their courage
      • To not be ashamed of the Gospel     Romans 1:16
    • Pray for them to be good communicators     Colossians 4:2-6
    • Pray for them to find good contacts
    • Pray for their personal lives & their families     II Thessalonians 3:1-5
    • Pray for them to be Christlike     Philippians 1:19-21
      • Christ gave His life, we must die to self
    • Pray that souls will be saved     II Thessalonians 3:1     Acts 17:3
  • Pray about your part:
    • Giving
    • Volunteering
    • Praying
    • Not conforming to this world     Romans 12:1-2
  • Ask God:
    • What can I do?
    • Present self as a living sacrifice     Romans 12:1-2
    • Be obedient to God’s Call