7:21 Prayer Initiative
This sphere of society includes pastors, teachers, evangelists, church, seminary or para-church organization administrators, lay-ministers, staff members, volunteers, etc.
Read Isaiah 61:1–6.
Pray God will call and mobilize men and women who walk in the spirit of the sovereign LORD; who are anointed to preach good news to the poor; who are willing to be sent to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives, and release prisoners from darkness.
Pray these men and women will wisely shepherd God’s flocks and work His fields and vineyards.
Pray God’s servants will be able to present the fullness of His message; reveal the secrets of His kingdom and the mystery of Jesus Christ dwelling in us; possess wisdom and energy to teach, admonish, and instruct God’s people so they may be presented perfect to Christ (Colossians 1:24–25). Read Ephesians 4:10–16.
Pray He uses ministers to develop a mature community of believers, who will attain to the whole measure of the fullness of Christ.(Colossians 1: 27-29)Other scriptures you may like to pray: (Ephesians 4:10–16). (Matthew 24:14; Romans 10:14–17). (2 Timothy 4:2). (Matthew 10:7).
ACTION STEP Saturday—Church: Find at least one person in church for whom you are grateful and love on them on Sunday by telling them and why. Pray a minimum of five minutes for the pastor and congregation to receive continued knowledge of Jesus and His love. Pray for a mighty presence of God’s power and love to be manifested in Sunday’s service.
“Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ . . .”
(1 Corinthians 12:12–26)