Facing a Task Unfinished
God has called us to make disciples of all nations (Mat. 28:18-20). This may seem like a huge and daunting task. What can we do? What should we do? There are multiple options, but prayer should be at the top of the list. It is something all of us can do. In fact, Jesus commanded us to pray: “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest” (Mat. 9:37,38).
Here are a few links that may help you pray and fan the flame of world missions in your own heart.
The Joshua Project is a research initiative seeking to highlight the ethnic people groups of the world with the fewest followers of Christ. Accurate, updated ethnic people group information is critical for understanding and completing the Great Commission.
Both websites offer an overview of every country in the world. Short videos, country information and specific prayer requests provide you with fuel for prayer.
Looking for more ways to get involved? Overseas Missionary Fellowship will challenge you with their six ways to reach God’s World: Learn, Pray, Go, Send, Welcome and Mobilize.
Let’s do our part as we look forward to the day when some from every nation, tribe, people and tongue are gathered before the throne crying outing with a loud voice: “Salvation to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb” (Rev. 7:9,10).