I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go;
I will counsel you with my eye upon you. Psalm 32:8 ESV
12 Days of Preparation
Welcome to the last 12 days leading up to our mission trip! Let’s pray for one another as we prepare for this opportunity to represent our Savior, knowing that He is the One who will instruct us and teach us. Please use this page every day to join with other team members in preparing your heart and mind through prayer, reading, and video.
At the bottom of this page please also find a short list of suggestions for how to pack for this trip.
May the Lord greatly bless you through these resources!
MONDAY, JULY 26
Pray for all our team members
TUESDAY, JULY 27
Read Chapter 6 in “Loving Your Muslim Neighbor” and think through the “Questions to Ponder”
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28
Pray for all mosque visits and interactions
FRIDAY, JULY 30
Learn about Arab Muslim immigration to the Dearborn area by reading or listening to the broadcast story here:
SUNDAY, AUGUST 1
Read this Zwemer Center article and pray for people in Dearborn and Hamtramck who have roots and family members in war-torn countries:
TUESDAY, AUGUST 3
Pray for the Muslim people we will meet, drawing inspiration from Romans 10:1-4
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4
Read these thoughts on cultural awareness
FRIDAY, AUGUST 6
Spend some time preparing your own heart by praying through Ephesians 3:14-21, Paul’s prayer for spiritual strength for the Ephesians
SOME SUGGESTIONS FOR WHAT TO BRING
Here are a few packing suggestions, based on our experience from past trips