Effective Praying for Others (Jesse McElreath)

To begin with, we should pray for…

1. Their relationship to God

Then we should pray for…

2. Their relationship to family

  • That they might become the person described in Ephesians 5 and 6:

A godly husband. Eph. 5:25-33 (see 1 Pet. 3:7)

A godly wife. Eph. 5:22-24 (see 1 Pet. 3:1-6)

A godly son or daughter. Eph. 6:1-3

A godly parent. Eph. 6:4

A godly employee. Eph. 6:5-8

A godly boss. Eph. 6:9

  • That they might walk in the ways of the Lord. Ps. 78:5-7
  • That they might have quality time with family. Deut. 6:6-10

Finally, we should pray for…

3. Their relationship to ministry

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