Real Life Church of Galt strongly supports the spread of the Gospel around the world! We currently support 15 missionaries and projects, including at least one ministry on each major continent. We also encourage Christians to get involved personally with missions by participating in church-sponsored missions trips each year. If you would like more information on missions at RLC, please contact Sherri Sumstine.
7 PRAYER POINTS FOR MISSIONARIES
“Ask me, and I will make the nations your inheritance, the ends of the earth your possession,” Psalm 2:8
Pray they will adjust to this different culture in regards to language, traditions, dress and food.
Pray that the nation’s people/culture will embrace and accept them into friendships.
Romans 15:5-7: “May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had, so that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to
2. BOLDNESS TO SPEAK TRUTH in LOVE
Pray for the power of the Holy Spirit’s to stand against the darkness of false religions.
Acts 4:28-29: They did what your power and will had decided beforehand should happen. Now, Lord, consider their threats and enable your servants to speak your word with great boldness.
3. CALL MANY to SALVATION
Pray for people of all nations to believe in Jesus and repent of sin.
Romans 10:13: “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”
4. DIVINE STRENGTH TO WITHSTAND PERSECUTION
For many missionaries and new believers there is a real possibility of beatings, jail and death.
Revelation 2:10: “Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you life as your victor’s crown.
5. FREEDOM and SPIRITUAL GROWTH in THE WORD
Pray for the people’s FREEDOM from nicotine, alcohol, drugs, pornography & sexual addictions.
John 8:36, “So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.”
Pray for Christ centered churches and Bible Studies to teach the Word and establish ongoing spiritual growth.
Galatians 5:22-23: “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control…”
Pray for spiritual discernment and safety from demonic attacks.
Ephesians 6:12-13: For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand.
Pray for their provision to increase and for those who pledged finances to remain faithful in giving. Pray for many to catch the vision of special projects and be willing to give extra to fund them.
2 Corinthians 9:7: “Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.”