Prayer is God's idea not man's and God requires us to pray because he intends to answer – Pastor Chris Oyakhilome.
The Global Day of Prayer with the man of God, Reverend (Dr.) Chris Oyakhilome, took the airwaves on a high note at 6pm GMT+1, Friday, September 25th through to Saturday, September 26th, reaching a global audience numbering in billions. People from different countries of the world participated via the LoveWorld Networks, terrestrial TV stations across the globe, numerous radio stations and various internet platforms. The CEO of LoveWorld Inc., the esteemed Pastor Deola Phillips, warmly welcomed participants from all around the world to the round the clock, prayer expedition and then led in the first session of prayers.
Upon his arrival on set, the man of God, Pastor Chris, accompanied by the choir, led the global congregation to sing of the prophetic song, "Able God," in worship to God. Establishing the purpose of the unique prayer program, Pastor Chris stated that prayer is God's idea not man's and God requires us to pray because he intends to answer. He urged all participants to make the most of the special time of prayer. With faith-stirring exhortation on praying aright, Pastor Chris led the global participants in fervent prayers for world leaders, the Church of Jesus Christ, the salvation of souls and more for an extended period of time.
Senior ministers in the LoveWorld nation including the highly esteemed Evangelist (Dr.) Eddy Owase, Reverend Ken Oyakhilome, Pastor T.T Edun, Pastor Ambrose Isesele, Pastor Ose Oyakhilome, Pastor Linda Okocha, Pastor Lanre Alabi, and others took turns to exhort and lead various segments of prayers. Partnering ministers from different nations of the world including the Netherlands, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Switzerland, Egypt, the UAE, Ghana, the United Kingdom, the United States, South Africa, Lebanon, Burkina Faso, Hungary and others also exhorted and led in prayers. Fervent prayers were made for the Church, the Government of nations and cities, Youth and children, various sectors of the economies of nations, for the spread of the Gospel and salvation of souls around the world among others.
The various prayer segments were also interjected with topical teaching highlights on prayer by Pastor Chris to further educate participants on the right way to pray and receive answers. An exclusive documentary titled 'the Times of the Signs' which chronicles the fulfilment of Biblical prophecies preceding the second advent of Christ, global watch videos showing the current state of nations in different regions of the world consequent on the prayers of the saints and the need to continue in prayers for the nations were also featured. God’s people also worshipped and praised God profusely with edifying music ministrations by different choirs and groups across the LoveWorld nation.
The over 24 hours prayer program climaxed with a power-packed session with Pastor Chris on Saturday, September 26th. A special session of profound teaching and prayers led by the world renown healing evangelist, Pastor Benny Hinn, from California, USA, was also witnessed.
Pastor Chris further exhorted the saints on the global impact of their prayers and led in fervent prayers for the Church and the nations of the world, culminating in glorious celebration of utter victory over the cohorts of darkness. Saints all around the world continue in ceaseless prayers even as they prepare for the final Global Day of Prayer with Pastor Chris for the year, slated for December 1st through to December 2nd, 2020. Spread the word everywhere and get ready to cause more changes, establishing God's will in the earth.