“IDOP” is The International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church which is typically
observed the 1st Sunday in November – November 7, 2021
Actually … some churches observe IDOP the 2nd and/or 3rd Sunday as well!!
“IDOP” is a global day of intercession for persecuted Christians worldwide – a rallying point for Christians across all denominations to stand behind those who suffer for their faith. Join thousands of churches around the world and send the greatest gift of all — PRAYER
Get involved – Get your church involved! – For more information INCLUDING FREE RESOURCES please click HERE to visit the website of The Voice of the Martyrs.
Below are 10 suggested pray points from the ministry of Open Doors – but don’t let this limit you – pray as the Spirit leads!!
1. PRAY that they will sense God’s presence at all times. (Hebrews 13:5)
2. PRAY that they will know the greater Body of Christ is praying for them. (2 Timothy 1:3)
3. PRAY that they will experience God’s peace & comfort when persecuted. (2 Thessalonians 2:16-17)
4. PRAY that they will see God open doors to evangelism. (Colossians 4:3)
5. PRAY for supernatural boldness as they share the gospel. (Acts 4:29)
6. PRAY that they will forgive and love their persecutors. (Matthew 5:44)
7. PRAY that they will be granted wisdom in covert ministry work. (Acts 9:23-25)
8. PRAY that they will remain joyful amid suffering. (Acts 5:41)
9. PRAY that they will mature in their faith. (Colossians 1:28-29)
10. PRAY that they will be rooted in God’s Word (2Timothy 3:16-17)
PRAYER CHANGES LIVES!!
“Remember those in prison as if you were their fellow prisoners, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering” Hebrews 13:3