Because prayer makes a difference, we urge you to pray for your missionaries and the work of missions worldwide. Not sure what to pray? Here are some suggestions to help you begin.


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Thank God for His role in Missions:

  • Thank God for His eternal plan of salvation through Jesus' life, death, and resurrection. 
  • Thank God for His promise to gather His family from the nations. 
  • Thank God for His command and commission to the church.

Pray for the world and its peoples: 

  • Ask God to move mightily among the nations. 
  • Pray that governments and rulers act favorably toward those who desire to share the Gospel. 
  • Pray for those who suffer from poverty, injustice, oppression and disease. 
  • Pray for political and economic stability. 
  • Ask God to open doors for sharing the Gospel. 
  • Pray for the unreached and under-reached peoples. 
  • Pray that God's light would shine into the hearts of unbelievers.

Pray for the worldwide church and its mission: 

  • Pray for more workers and the resources to sustain them. 
  • Pray that more national churches will feel called to missions. 
  • Pray that new Christians will be discipled. 
  • Pray that the CRCNA will be obedient in its God-given mission. 
  •  Pray that the CRCNA will be faithful and generous in its financial support of missions.

Pray for missionaries everywhere to: 

  • Proclaim the Gospel clearly and without bias. 
  • See and seize God-given opportunities to share the Gospel. 
  • Experience God's grace increasing in their lives and work. 
  • Hear God speaking to them and willingly and eagerly follow the Holy Spirit's leading.
  • Be protected from Satan and those who might wish to harm them. 
  • See and seek God-glorifying results. 
  • Experience good emotional, spiritual, physical health. 
  • Have healthy relationships with their families, missionaries, and national colleagues. 
  • Be appropriately sensitive toward and in adapting to other cultures.
  • Have clear vision and great joy in mission tasks while keeping their eyes focused on God.
  • Show the fruits of the Spirit. 
  • Experience protection from loneliness, discouragement, and depression. 
  • Have excellent relationships with North American supporters. 
  • Reflect integrity and holiness.