The Missions' Leadership Team highly recommends reading a book used by our short term teams called When Helping Hurts: Alleviating Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert. Pick up a copy or borrow one of ours.
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Day 1: Relationship with God Pray for rich study of the Bible and a strong prayer life. Ask for the strength in the Holy Spirit and a sense of God's presence.
Day 2: Relationships with Others Ask that our missionaries would be known for their love for others. Pray for maturity and wisdom. Pray for strong marriages for those who are married.
Day 3: Provision Pray for needs to be met - physical, emotional and spiritual. For those going through adjustments, pray for grace to weather stress.
Day 4: Protection Ask for good health and safety. Pray for protection from the evil one.
Day 5: Fruit Pray for fruitful ministry. Ask for gifting and effectiveness in outreach, teaching and discipling.
Day 6: Workers Pray for many to hear the good news, respond in faith, grow as diciples and develop as leaders. Ask the Lord to send workers into the harvest.
Day 7: Rest Ask for refreshing and renewal in body and soul.
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