How to Start a Prayer Group or Ministry


Connect Your Campus
OMF International
"Imagine being used of God to bring your passion for East Asia's peoples to your campus. We offer several pathways to share your heart for Asia with those around you. Join students around the country who are helping others bring hope to many in Asia by participating in one or more of the pathways below." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)

Developing Prayer Ministry Teams
Barnabas Network
"When we take seriously the call of Scripture to pray for one another and we do just that, then we are ministering in prayer for the benefit and well-being of another person. However, when we use the term prayer ministry in the context of this article, we are thinking more in terms of 2 or 3 people who specifically meet to pray for one other person and to do so with that person present." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)

Facilitate Meaningful Group Prayer
By Bill Donahue
Small Groups
This article is an excerpt from Leading Life-Changing Small Groups. It contains great tips from an experienced small-group leader.

How to Host a Prayer Meeting
By Sarah Martin
"Good preparation before your event lays a solid foundation for a successful time together. Pray for the Lord's direction as you answer several key questions." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)

How to Launch a Church Prayer Ministry
By Stephen Kendrick and Alex Kendrick with Nic Allen
"If you look at the history of the church, the history of revivals, of great awakenings, it always was connected to people unifying and praying for the Lord to work in that situation. And that's what we want to happen in our generation." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)

How to Start a Prayer Group
By Cyndee Ownbey
Women's Ministry Toolbox
"For four years I had the privilege of being a part of a small prayer group. Those precious ladies prayed me through my father's brief battle with brain cancer, a rocky time in our marriage, and our boys' sometimes bumpy elementary school years." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)

Everything You Need to Know About Starting a Prayer Group
By Daniel Threlfall
ShareFaith Magazine
"For all our talk about prayer, we probably don't do enough of it. One of the best ways to improve in prayer, however, is to do it in community. This is why Christians often pray in groups. From the early church onward, corporate prayer has been a hallmark of devotion and a source of power for Christians." (Read more about this article, click the link above.)