Paul writes in Colossians 4:2 that we need to be devoted to prayer. Why is prayer so critical? This passage offers us two reasons: First because if God calls us to pray, we should obey him. Second, as Paul makes clear in the verses that follow, our mission and the salvation of lost people depends on it. Prayer is a constant reminder of our dependence on God and a constant confession of His ability.
Prayer will continue to be a struggle if we fail to see the reason for praying.
Prayer is a priority because it is how we participate in God’s redemptive plan.
Three things to pray for:
Pray that God will open doors to share the gospel.