June 3, 2020

CMF NATIONAL OFFICES

Bless the Lord for sustenance and provisions of our needs in the month of May. Thank Him for His goodness to all the missionaries and their households  in this precarious  season(Psalm145:15). Pray for renewed strength for the National Directors and all  the missionaries under their supervision in all our fields, for them to do exploits for the Lord in the month of June. Pray that all our activities will receive God’s blessing.  MEMBER CARE/MISSIONARY WELFARE– We desire that partners will buy into the following packages for missionaries:  Adopt-missionary-scheme. Adopt-a-missionary child-scheme. Own-a-plot of land scheme – for serving missionaries  Thank God for the divinely ordained and initiated collaboration of an NGO and CMF under which there have been initiatives and activities and future program envisaged. A request was made for the full-list of CMF missionaries within Southwest States Nigeria. Pray that God will bless this effort and bring fruit out of it. Pray for more of such definite collaborative efforts by other NGOs and individuals to adopt more of our missionaries for consistent support.
June 2, 2020

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE

Praise God for bringing us into another month. Praise Him for granting CMF the favour that after 38 years of corporate operations in rented properties, that CMF Corporate Headquarters property became a reality on May 1, 2020 and that we celebrated our 38th Anniversary in our own property on May 15, 2020.  Pray that the Lord will provide the balance for us to satisfy the confidence and trust the Landlord reposed on us by allowing us to move into the property with some amounts still outstanding.   Praise the Lord for the successful conduct of the International Director’s 70th Birthday Anniversary events in spite of the challenges posed by the Covid-19 scourge. Pray that the Lord will keep His protective hand over him and his family. Pray for him to be sustained in the strength of the Lord. Ask God to bless him with divine sufficiency. Close every gate the enemy may want to use to defile him or his loved ones. Ask the Lord to renew the strength of the International Liaison Officer and other missionaries and staff in the office. Pray that the blessings of God will be more evident in their lives. Declare shalom of Jehovah over their lives. Command every affliction, infirmity and lack that fights against the purpose of God in their lives to be destroyed in Jesus name.
June 1, 2020

THANKSGIVING

Great is our Lord, and of great power: His understanding is infinite. (Psalm 146:5). We praise the Almighty God and are thankful for His help. Extol the Lord for safe arrival into a new month. Bless Him for His grace and compassion. Thank God for upholding us, and for His manifold blessings. Pray that the Lord will teach us to do His will throughout this month. Ask the Lord to give us divine health and make us sound in mind. Pray for abundant supply of resources to meet all our needs. Destroy every conspiracy of the enemy against us.
May 31, 2020

TOGO

Recently, an idol worshipper Priestess got converted. Thank God for her conversion. Pray that she will grow in the knowledge of God and be established in her faith in Christ. Receive grace for her to be able to withstand every persecution.
May 30, 2020

SCHOOL OF MISSIONS, IDERE

Appreciate the Lord who has been so faithful to us. Thank Him for seeing us through challenges of health, finance and others. Praise God for helping us to put our Toyota car back on the road after being packed for a long time due to mechanical faults. Pray for provision to change other essential parts.
May 29, 2020

EDUCATION MISSION

Gadon Allah (God’s Heritage) Nursery & Primary School, Iri (DUKKAWA): Magnify  God for preserving the missionaries, staff and pupils. Pray for more grace and renewal of strength for the task. Pray for God’s protection upon us as we move in and out of the community on motorcycles, for visitation, awareness and discipleship in other villages. Ask for retentive memory for the children and pray against the spirit of forgetfulness.
May 28, 2020

BURKINA FASO

Extol the glorious name of the Lord on our behalf. Pray for God’s wisdom, direction and clarity to function effectively and efficiently. Pray that through our short term training programs for this year, God will touch many lives and churches to be involved in mission work.  MISSIONARIES’ CHILDREN: Bless the wonderful name of the Lord for his favour, mercy goodness and safety for all our children. Receive grace for them to hold firmly to the word of God at all time and give themselves fully to His purpose for their individuals. Ask God to raise consistent financial helpers for their education. Pray that the spirit of excellence will rest upon them. Declare divine healing upon those having health challenges. Pray for divine protection to be upon them everywhere they are. Some of them are seeking admission into tertiary institutions, receive divine favour for them. Ask God to settle those that have graduated with good jobs, and opportunities to improve further in their chosen careers.
May 27, 2020

REPUBLIC OF BENIN

Glorify God on behalf of every member of the team. Thank God for the land donated to us by the chief and the elders of our mission field among the Bariba. We are yet to sign the documents of the land. Pray for provision of fund needed for this as well as that of the monthly house rent of Bro Emile the missionary working among the tribe. Pray against heretic teachings and false doctrines which has pervaded the Church in Benin. Pull down the stronghold of Islam over this nation as mosques are being built in every village.  YOUTH IN MISSION: Pray for the youths in the land that God will soften their hearts to do His will and be actively involved in mission work.  CHILDREN’S DAY: Pray that parents, especially Christians will not slack in training their children in the way of the Lord. Ask the Lord to redeem the wayward and rebellious children. Declare freedom through the blood of Jesus upon children that have been captured by the devil. Ask God to prosper the efforts of all the ministries that are reaching out to children.
May 26, 2020

YORUBA SCHOOL OF MISSIONS (YSOM)

Praise God for what He is doing in the school. Ten students were admitted in the February contact. Thank God for the success of the contact and for journey mercies granted to all the students to and from their assignments. 31st May is resumption for another contact, all things being equal. Ask God to supply the needs of all the students as they prepare. Pray that God will grant them safety and make their hearts ready to learn and be impacted.