Maurice Hollingsworth: Prayer and Evangelism

Interview Summary:

  • What is the biblical relationship between prayer and evangelism?
  • What would be the danger of having a church with a strong commitment to missions, but little or no commitment to prayer?
  • How do you maintain your strong personal passion, as well as leadership focus, on missions and evangelism?
  • How has worship-based prayer ignited a fresh passion for evangelism in your church?

Dr. Maurice Hollingsworth is the senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Las Cruces, New Mexico. Maurice is fluent in several languages and has a great history of mission work overseas.  Maurice has previously served as a professor at Taiwan Baptist Seminary, and also serves as the New Mexico Trustee for the International Mission Board and the Southern Baptist Convention.