Dear Global Intercessor,Word Ministries is in transition – we are relocating to a town nearer our retirement home. I will send you all the information, address, etc. when we know the exact date.
*All suggested prayers are from Prayers That Avail Much Commemorative Edition.
Ask the Holy Spirit to help you when you don’t know how to pray or what to pray for (Romans 8:26-27). We know the turmoil in the Middle East has accelerated; pray for God’s will to be done. Let us pray *Nations and Continents for the Arab nations, and please pray for the *Peace of Jerusalem. Also, pray for the United States of America and our leaders.
For more information on the following continents, nations and tribes go to http://www.gmi.org/ow/. The following is from Operation World 21st Century Edition by Patrick Johnstone and Jason Mandryk.
February Prayer Assignments for 16th – 28th16 Armenia — Prayer 1) peace with surrounding nations, 2) training for Christian leaders, 3) reaching the Kurds with the gospel. *Suggested prayer: Salvation of the Lost
17 Aruba — Prayer 1) continued growth in evangelical witness, 2) Media ministry to grow. *Suggested prayer: Salvation for the Lost
18-19 Australia — Prayer 1) decline in church growth, 2) strong secularism culture, 3) expansion of evangelism. *Suggested prayer: The Body of Christ
20-21 Austria — Prayer 1) commitment by believers, 2) need for more pastors, 3) increase in refugees need gospel. Pray for ministries who move among the people with the love and compassion of Jesus. *Suggested prayer: Ministers
22 Azerbaijan — Prayer 1) Christianity associated with Russian imperialism. Pray from 2 Corinthians 4
23 Bahamas — Prayer 1) Strong materialistic environment, 2) low commitment among Christians. Ephesians 3:14-21; Colossians 1
23 Bahrain — Prayer 1) largest Arab Christian community in the Gulf area. Ephesians 1:17-23
24-26 Bangladesh — Prayer, 1) Poverty is increasing, 2) persecution of Christians. *Suggested prayer: Missionaries and Seeking Safety in a Place of Violence (adapt this prayer to apply to safety for the Christian community)
27 Barbados — Prayer 1) a fresh touch from God for the Church, 2) youth need clear spiritual models. Pray from Philippians 1
28 Belarus — Prayer 1) for increase in Christian influence. Pray Acts 1:8 and Mark 16:15-20
Give ear, O LORD, unto our prayer; and attend to the voice of our supplications…all nations shall come and bow down before thee, O Lord (Psalm 86:6, 9).
And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come (Matthew 24:14).
You are valuable and precious to us here at Word Ministries, and I look forward to hearing from you.
Loving in Jesus’ Name,
Your Prayer Partner