Ask for gratitude & clarity! Display wisdom and gracious speech!
Published June 30th, 2022
Main point summary
Pray yourself into gratitude; pray for open doors and clarity for missionaries. Let your manner of life and speech declare Christ at all times.
c Continue steadfastly in prayer,
being watchful in it d with thanksgiving.
At the same time,
pray also for us,
that God may e open to us a door for the word,
f to declare the mystery of Christ,
g on account of which I am in prison—
that I may make it clear,
which is how I ought to speak.
h Walk in wisdom toward i outsiders,
making the best use of the time.
Let your speech always j be gracious,
k seasoned with salt,
l so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.