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.
May 25, 2020

TRAINING

Pray for wisdom, funds and the logistics needed to put together the following capacity building training programs. Training in financial management for beneficiaries in empowerment project. Retreat for Liaison officers for ‘Training of mobilisers and the use of gadgets for effectiveness Training for HODS, field leaders and zonal directors.  SCHOOL OF MISSION, IDERE: All things being equal, our students will be posted to fields for practical by this month end, pray for safety, sound health and provisions for each one of them.
May 24, 2020

IVORY COAST

Give thanks to God for disappointing every reinforcement of the enemy against us and the work. Djimini field has been a target of several attacks, bless God for the salvation of the village chief (the first convert with his wife) that God used on our behalf. Pray that God will strengthen his faith and preserve him from various attacks. Ask the Lord to strengthen His servants and give them more success in delivering this people group as a trophy to the Lord.
May 23, 2020

THE CHURCH

Thank God for His mercy and defense of His Church. Praise Him for sustaining His children and keeping us through challenging times. Ask God to kindle His Church with zeal to manifest righteousness and serve Him in the power of the Holy Spirit. Bring down every conspiracy and alliance against the Church of God.  YOUTHS: Pray for Christian youths to be built up and established firmly in the faith. Ask God to deliver them from falling to vain deceit and rudiments of the world
May 22, 2020

REV. RUBEN EZEMADU

 Today is the 70th birthday of Rev. Ezemadu, the International Director of Christian Missionary Foundation. Glorify the Lord for His faithfulness towards him all these years. Extol the name of the Lord on his behalf for he has greatly enjoyed the mercy and the goodness of God in all areas of his life especially at the family and ministry levels. Pray for him according to Psalm 92:12-15. Ask God to grant him all the desires of his heart in accordance with God’s Will.  CMF LEADERS: Thank God for keeping them. Pray for them to always hear and obey God’s instructions that they will never turn back from following the Lord. Pray that none of them will be taken by a haughty spirit. Ask the Lord to preserve them and meet them at the point of their needs.
May 21, 2020

NORTH EAST, NIGERIA

Glorify God on our behalf. Cases of kidnapping has reduced drastically but there are those who are still holding on to this dirty business. Ask God to expose them. Thank God for the success of the partnership dinner held in December last year. Pray for those who made commitment to partner with the ministry to remain faithful to their commitment. Pray for discipleship going on in different places to yield fruit and produce godly men and women. Pray for increase in attendance and for God to cause them to hunger and thirst for the word of God. Ask God to revive and quicken those that are sliding back.
May 20, 2020

NORTH WEST ZONE NIGERIA

Praise God for adding to our mission stations in the Zone. Pray for members to grow fast in the knowledge of the Lord and be established in His word. Thank God for safe delivery of Uccu pastor’s wife of a baby girl. Pray for the baby to live and fulfill God’s purpose.  INTERCESSORY TEAM: Appreciate God for His mercy and grace upon the lives of all the members of the team. Ask God to pour His Spirit upon them, to be more zealous and dynamic in their personal relationship with God. Pray for them to see their calling as a privilege of working with God. Pray that God will help each one of them to bear the pain of dying to self to be a correct intercessor. Pray that they will endure to the end and not lose their reward.