May 16, 2019

MALAWI

Thank God for us, for His mercies and grace upon our lives, families, partners, converts and disciples in the last year. Praise God for the gift of audio bibles we got. Pray that God will make it effective as we distribute and use it to target families in the community. TRAINING- Thank God for the training held for South-West Zone Field Leaders in Idere. It provided opportunity for vision sharpening and clarifications. Pray for the new Field Leaders that they will do their work as unto the Lord. Thank God for the Weekend Short-term Missions School held for Christ Jubilee Church Ibadan between February and March. Pray that the burden for missions caught by the participants will be sustained. Pray that more churches will seize this golden opportunity to request for Weekend Short-term Missions School for their Pastors and Workers.CMF INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL MEETING:Praise the Lord for His presence, provision, protection, and guidance at the ICM which entered its second full day today. Thank Him for giving us fresh insights into where He is leading His Church in the present global trends, mission realities, and ministry circumstances. Let us ask Him for more grace as we go through today’s agenda before us. 
May 15, 2019

CHRISTIAN MISSIONARY FOUNDATION ANNIVERSARY

Today marks the 37th year of the inauguration of the Foundation. Bless the Lord who has been upholding CMF by His righteous hand and has not allowed her light to be put off. Worship the Lord for the many good things He has done for us according to His compassion and many kindness(Isaiah63:7).Praise God for everyone He has used and is still using to partner with Him under the umbrella of CMF in the pursuit of making disciples among the Least-Reached People Groups. Plead for God’s mercy and for forgiveness of our transgressions. Pray that the Lord would purify and refine us so that our lives and service would be pleasing and acceptable to Him (Mal 3: 3-4). Ask God to give us room so that we would flourish in the land where we are placed and located. (Gen 26:22). CMF INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL MEETING: Today is the first full day of the ICM. Thank the Lord for the journey mercies granted to all our members who have arrived. Our deliberations today will be in the context of the 37th Anniversary. Pray that the Lord will rekindle in us the same passion, zeal, commitment, and focus with which the CMF was launched 37 years ago. Pray for a fresh unction and clear understanding of God’s mind and the direction into which He is leading us as CMF approaches the 40th anniversary landmark. MISSIONARIES– Thank God for preserving all the missionaries and their families. Pray that God should help the missionaries to be devoted to sound doctrine in building up their members to be conformed to the image of Christ. Receive grace for them to be devoted to prayer, preaching and teaching of God’s word. Pray that lasting fruits will come out of their labours. Ask God to use all situations to work out for their good.
May 14, 2019

PAROUSIA

Give glory to God for His mercies upon the families of the entire Parousia team. Thank God for the success of all Parousia conferences held in the first quarter of the year. We cancelled Ibarapa Parousia due to strikes by lecturers of the two schools in that axis. Pray against the use of strike action by the devil to keep us from reaching the students. This year’s quiz has commenced, and the final is Saturday, 18th May. Pray that participants will encounter God as they read and prepare for the quiz. Ask God to open their eyes to the error they have believed and His purpose for their lives. CMF INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL MEETING: The International Council of CMF will be holding its annual council meeting from today (May 14) to May 18 and hosted by CMF-Republic of Benin. Thank God for His faithfulness in many ways as we anticipate wonderful testimonies of His doings in our various fields. Pray for journey mercies for the Council members as they travel to and from Cotonou. Pray for God’s wisdom, power, and presence to permeate the deliberations of the Council especially as we look unto Him for direction concerning the future as CMF attains 40 years of inception in three years’ time.
May 12, 2019

NORTH WEST ZONE

We give God the gloryfor helping us all round in the first quarter. Bless God for the success of our zonal programme in Dukkawa field with two hundred and seven people in attendance. Thank God for our women, those that have been trusting God for the fruit of the womb are now expectant mothers while some have been delivered of their babies safely. Pray that the understanding the woman received during the programme will not fade away. Ask God to empower them with grace to be true helpers to their husbands. MISSIONARIES- Pray that they would be sharpened by God for greater achievements. Pray that their commitment to evangelism and discipleship would not dwindle. Ask God to encourage the discouraged ones. Pray that everyone shall be made whole. MALI: Bless the Lord for what He is doing in Mali. Pray that the mercy of God will speak and prevail over Mali and the Sahel. Pray that the Word of God will grow and increase in the Land. Ask God to establish all that His Spirit bring to the Kingdom.
May 11, 2019

SOUTH EAST

Bless God for His manifold blessings to us and His faithfulness in our operations. Thank God for the success of our mobilization and awareness programme held with Christian Pentecostal Mission (PCM) where 29 persons volunteered to be involved in missions. Pray that they will be faithful and fruitful. Praise God for many open doors for mission awareness and short-term mission trainings. Pray for all the participants that God will envision them and help them to be committed to mission work. MISSIONARIES- Pray for missionaries that the Lord would watch over their families and grant them peace on all sides. Pray that missionaries & their family will not break rank but they will continue to work as team.
May 10, 2019

NORTH CENTRAL ZONE

Thank God for bringing us into this quarter. Pray that God will help us to achieve His plans and purposes for the zone this quarter. GANAGANA MISSION: N200, 000 is needed for the missionary couple to begin an agrochemical and tailoring business which will serve as both a cover and tent making for the missionaries. Pray for provision of land in the community to build a CMF property. FULANI MISSION: Pray for the Fulani converts to stand unmovable in the Lord. Pray that all efforts to reach them will yield abiding fruits.
May 9, 2019

RUCOMEF (CMF MEDICAL NGO)

Thank God for the new quarter of the year. Ask God to lead us into all His will and plans and make our efforts fruitful. RUCOMEF has kicked off in earnest. Pray that God will use it to advance His kingdom among the unreached. The Board and the Management teams have started meeting and structures are being put in place to ensure a proper foundation for the organization. Pray that God will give them wisdom to effectively run the NGO. RUCOMEF core values include – concern, compassion, care, character, commitment and competence. Pray that these qualities will be built in the lives of members and volunteers.
May 8, 2019

AKURE LIAISON OFFICE

Appreciate God for taking us through the last quarter. Praise God for sustaining the commitment of our Partners. Thank God for conspicuous answers to prayers. All Nigerian Conference of Evangelical Drama (ANCEDRAM), Ondo State Chapter is holding a weekend monthly short-term missions training for its members from this quarter in conjunction with NEMA Ondo State. Ask the Lord to brood over them for desired result. Pray for other Christian groups too to embrace the vision.  MISSIONARIES- Pray concerning agents who sway missionaries from their focus by financial enticement and manipulation. Ask that God would restrain such agents
May 8, 2019

THANKSGIVING

We praise God for His mighty acts and according to His excellent greatness. We bless Him for making us joyful in His glory. Thank God for a new quarter of the year. Appreciate Him for His compassion, great mercy and loving kindness on us and our household. Ask the Lord to fulfil our desire as we continue to fear and love Him. Pray that we shall not incline our hearts to any evil thing. WORKERS’DAY: Pray that Nigerian workers will imbibe the culture of diligence and faithfulness. Pray that they will take refuge in God who is a stronghold and they will be saved.