But in everything, through prayer… let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses every thought, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus – Phil 4:6-7
Pray for missionaries to hold tightly to Jesus in times of hardship. Ask God to encourage them with the friendship of co-laborers, nationals, and communications from loved ones in the U.S.
Pray that, even though they are tested, our missionaries will endure through trials having complete faith in Christ.
Muslim ministry is not for the faint of heart and takes years of relationship building. Pray the workers will persevere when it may seem their words are falling on deaf ears.Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. ~ Galations 6:9
Boldness and Courage
Ask God to give workers boldness to honor Christ even in dangerous situations.
Pray for all efforts to silence the Gospel to instead propel it across the Muslim world.
Pray that when the workers do face persecution they will stay strong and keep pressing forward
My eager expectation and hope is that I will not be ashamed about anything, but that now as always, with all boldness, Christ will be highly honored in my body, whether by life or by death.~ Philippians 1:20
New Muslim Converts
Converting from Christianity from Islam is unique in that even though you have a baby Christian, they were full-grown Muslim with strong beliefs. Pray they full understand salvation through Christ and that He is the son of God
Pray they believe God truly forgives them of their sins unlike Allah who they are taught may or may not forgive them.
Pray they see the difference between praying in Islam and praying to God. Pray they understand our prayer is not dictated by law and can happen anytime just as we are.
Pray that if a new believer is in need financially because of what they may lose when they put their faith in Christ, the workers will be able to assist
If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. ~ 2 Corinthians 5:17
The last 50 years has been filled with political unrest and Muslim extremists are still active in the Southern Philippines. Pray for protection not only for our workers but for the innocent Muslims caught in the crossfire.
Pray for our unreached people group to turn to Jesus to find true peace.I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world. ~ John 16:33