The Grove Missions



When Helping Hurts

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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Seven Days of Prayer

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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