prayer evangelism

16 Biblical Prayers for Those Without Christ

Photo compliments of David Whitlow

1. Pray with thanksgiving for what God has already been doing first, then watchfully

"Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful." (Colossians 4:2, NIV).

2. Pray for harvesters
Jesus went through all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and healing every disease and sickness. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.”  Jesus called his twelve disciples to him and gave them authority to drive out impure spirits and to heal every disease and sickness." (Matthew 9:35-10, NIV).

3. Pray for both the sowers and the reapers
"Even now the one who reaps draws a wage and harvests a crop for eternal life, so that the sower and the reaper may be glad together." (John 4:36)

4. Pray for eyes to see the harvest right now
"Don’t you have a saying, ‘It’s still four months until harvest’? I tell you ...