Be An Intercessor
“Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.”Colossians 4: 12
Characteristics of an Intercessor
- An intercessor must be a converted soul like Epaphras a servant of Christ because, prayer is a spiritual service to God.
- Not a talkative – An intercessor must be able to bridle his/her tongue, not a busy body or vain talker.
- Someone with genuine love for God and humanity
- The content of his prayer must be according to the will and word of God. James 4:3; 1 John 5:14.
- A man or woman of faith. James 1: 6-8; Hebrews 11: 6
- A man or woman of consistent prayer life