The Gospel to Every Home
Gospel To Every Home 40 Days of Prayer for September
(I encourage you to visit www.kybaptist.org for the full Prayer Guide)
Day 17: PASSING ON THE LOVE OF MISSIONS
Father, thank You for examples of others that have guided us to go and share. Thank You for opportunities to share Your saving grace wherever our mission field may be. In Jesus’ name, amen
Day 18: THE GOODNESS OF GOD
Father, by Your Spirit, may we remain assured that You lead us toward what is good & never evil. That You are the ultimate & unfailing source of all things good. And that the greatest good that You’ve ever done for us is granting us salvation. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 19: BOLD YET LOVING
Father, thank You for the salvation that is offered through Christ & His atoning death for our sins. Open the hearts of the lost we will meet today. May Your Holy Spirit prepare them to hear & understand the gospel so they may move from spiritual death to eternal life through the transforming power of Christ. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 20: WHO IS READY FOR AN INVITE?
Father, give me courage to share Jesus with someone today. Allow me the opportunity for conversation with someone who needs Him. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Day 21: WELCOMING JESUS JOYFULLY
Lord, You came to seek and save the lost. Thank You for allowing us to join You in this work. Give us courage to go to our neighbors & let them Know they can be forgiven & free in Christ. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 22: THE GREAT COMMISSION IS STILL OUR MISSION
Father, help us to continually focus on evangelism & discipleship with the knowledge that You are all-powerful in helping Your church fulfill Your priority! And Father, help us be assured of Your presence during the process! To You, and You alone, be praised! In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 23: PRAYING FOR BOLDNESS
Father, I thank You for the example of Paul as he asked the church to pray that he would have boldness in sharing the gospel. I pray that You will give me boldness today as I share with my friends & neighbors the glorious mystery of the gospel. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 24: YOUR LIFE SHOULD BE A WITNESS
Father, Creator of all heaven & earth, , I confess the areas of my life that do not bring You glory & ask for Your forgiveness. Please pour Your Spirit over me & give me the self-control I need to behave in a way that is worthy of Your love & grace. Help me to be reverent in my thoughts & actions as I point people to You. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 25: BECAUSE THEY ARE DEAR TO US
Father, I recognize that Your plan for evangelistic preaching is that it be done from a place of affection & compassion for people. I ask that You give me this same affection & compassion when I preach & when I share the gospel with others. May I be generous with my life, pleased to share myself as I share the gospel. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 26: HIS MASTER PLAN INVOLVES YOU
Dear Lord, I pray for those who You put in our path who are seeking a better way, a better life, a better tomorrow. We desire to be used by You. Make us strong, bind Satan & help us make it clear to them of their need for a Savior. In His wonderful name we pray, amen.
Day 27: GOD GIVES US COURAGE TO SHARE THE GOSPEL
Lord, expose the lies of the enemy that fuel fear in my life. Help me live in the truth that I am empowered by Your Spirit. Give me courage to be a faithful witness & not “be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord” (2 Timothy 1:8). Give me courage to initiate gospel conversations today with people. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 28: GRIEVING, STIFLING THE HOLY SPIRIT
Lord, please reveal areas in my life where I might be grieving the Holy Spirit. Help me confess & repent from these areas of compromise that I might fully follow You. Do not allow me to stifle what You want to do in or through me for Your glory. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 29: AN URGENT PASSION
Lord, remind me daily how urgent it is that I go looking for the lost. Give me a passion to do everything possible to share You with others. They may not be coming to me, so Lord, stir me to go to them. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 30: IN NEED OF A SAVIOR
Lord Jesus, I ask You to give me a heart so that I can share Your word with those who are lost & who do not know You. In Jesus’ names, amen
Day 31: LIVING WATERS
Father, thank You for the Living Water You offer us through Your Son, Jesus. You are faithful, merciful & loving. Help us to have boldness to share Your message of hope & salvation with the lost people we encounter today. Make us aware of those around us who are lost & living without a Savior. Give us insight & wisdom as we share the gospel. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 32: FRUIT THAT WILL LAST
Lord, Your Word is true. I admit I cn do nothing apart from Jesus. It is only in Christ that I can do anything. Change my heart to fully depend on Your Spirit’s power to bring forth eternal fruit. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 33: ACROSS THE STREET AND ACROSS THE SEA
Father, would You grant me boldness, lion-hearted boldness, to share Jesus with people that I encounter today. Give me Your boldness to speak “about the things I have seen & heard” regarding Jesus. May the lost people I meet today see & hear of Jesus from Me. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 34: REKINDLING AN EVANGELISTIC FLAME
Father, give me the courage & opportunity to share the gospel with someone today. In Jesus’ name, amen
Day 35: TRUTH WITH KINDNESS & COMPASSION
Lord, we come to You asking forgiveness for our judgmental & hateful attitudes. Please bring revival to our hearts & to our churches, communities, & our state. We ask You to flood our hearts with compassion & kindness that only You can give. May our lives be a witness of Your compassion & love so others will want to join us in following You. In Christ’s names we pray, amen.
Day 36: PURSUE A CHRISTLIKE CHARACTER
Lord Jesus, help me live a life that pleases You. Help others see You at work in me. Please forgive me when I have been a hindrance to the gospel. Give me self-control so I will be a witness for the gospel & others will ask me about the work You’re doing in me. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 37: INTENTIONAL GOSPEL CONVERSATIONS
Father, thank You for pursuing our salvation through the gift of Your Son. Help me boldly & intentionally pursue gospel conversations with those who need to reeive Your gift of salvation. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 38: HEAR THE CALL
Father, may or ears be listening for You to call our name. Help us to respond like Mary with, “May it happen to me as you have said.” Help us as a church to be sensitive to Your call on the lives of others and, like Eli, lead them to recognize Your voice. There is a big world out there that needs Jesus & You are calling us to the great task of reaching them with the gospel. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Day 39: THE FIRST IMPORTANCE
Holy spirit, when Your shepherds sit down to prepare their servoms, burden their hearts to preach Jesus & His gospel everytime so that the saints may be encouraged & the lost may hear & believe. In Jesus’ name, amen
Day 40: A LIFE ON MISSION: DIVINE APPOINTMENTS
Lord, give me a willingness to go when & where You send me! Lord, give me a burden for the lost in my neighborhood & among the nations. Lord, for Your glory, may the Spirit give me the boldness to share the gospel today, and my He guide me to someone who is ready to receive it! In Jesus’ name, amen.