The June Global Day of Prayer with the man of God, Reverend (Dr.) Chris Oyakhilome witnessed a phenomenal opening as it took the airwaves at 6pm GMT+1, Friday, June 26th reaching a global audience numbering in billions. The 27-hour round the clock prayer expedition was broadcast live via all LoveWorld Networks, numerous terrestrial TV stations, several radio stations and various internet platforms covering all Continents.
LoveWorld President, welcomed participants from all around the world to the revolutionary program. Establishing the purpose of the unique event, 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. Reading from John 18:36, Pastor Chris explained that God's Kingdom is not of this world, therefore, Christians must resort to prayers and not the use of physical weapons in fighting for a righteous course.
An exclusive documentary titled 'the Unfolding of Truth' which chronicles recent global events in parallel with prophetic declarations by the man of God, Pastor Chris, was featured. This set the tone for the first segment of prayers led by the esteemed Pastor Lanre Alabi, Director Church Growth International and the esteemed Pastor Emeka Eze, Zonal Director, Christ Embassy Lagos Zone 2 respectively.
Exhorting further, Pastor Chris expressed deep concern among other issues, for little children who have been denied the opportunity to go to Church regularly which is vital for their total upbringing and spiritual development. Special prayers were offered for the children. Senior Pastors on set with Pastor Chris including members of the CEC, the highly esteemed Reverend Tom Amenkhienan who also led a prayer session, the esteemed Pastor TT Edun, the CEO LoveWorld inc., Pastor Deola Phillips and the esteemed Pastor Yemisi Kudehinbu, Zonal Director, Christ Embassy Lagos Virtual Zone, were given opportunities by the man of God, to share with the world, the cogitations of their hearts, inspired by God's Spirit based on the profound teachings of Pastor Chris.
A special 2-hour session of profound teaching and prayers led by world renown healing evangelist, Pastor Benny Hinn, from California, USA, was witnessed. Pastor Benny shared passionately on the importance of prayer and praying in tongues and then led the global audience in heart-felt prayers. Pastor Benny Hinn was joined by his lovely wife, Suzanne, the esteemed Pastor Ose Oyakhilome and others.
Traversing Africa, Europe, North America, Asia, South America, with increasing momentum, the prayer chain continued through to Saturday, June 27th. Seasoned ministers of the Gospel from different countries including Canada, Ukraine, Brazil, Nigeria, Germany, Madagascar, Egypt, Kenya, Sri Lanka, the UAE, Ghana, the United Kingdom, the United States, South Africa and more took turns to exhort and lead 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 sessions also witnessed exhilarating sessions of worship to God in songs led by LoveWorld finest music ministers; Eben, Sinach, Chris Shalom, others and a special song rendition by LoveWorld All-Stars.
Saints all around the world continued in ceaseless prayers to God culminating in a grand finale with Pastor Chris and Pastor Benny Hinn on Saturday 27th. In a brief session of teaching and leading in prayers, Pastor Benny enlightened the participants on the effectiveness of prayers. Through prayers, even God’s plans can change, he said, citing examples from the Bible with the story of King Hezekiah as recorded in Isaiah 38:1-5 among other examples.
Exhorting during the session, Pastor Chris addressed several issues bordering on leadership, the media, the COVID-19 Fiasco, activities of the Deep State and the need for the Church to pray with valid information and not offer ignorant prayers. Pastor Chris, prophetically declared that as we pray changes will be seen in the actions taken by government officials and those that refuse to change will be removed from office because the Church must prevail. With text readings from Ephesians 6:10, Luke 1:80 and other scriptures, the man of God, taught extensively on the need for Christians to be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might. He also emphasized the power in the name of Jesus and led the global participants to call on the name of Jesus in a special triumphant shout. What a moment it was as saints all over the world simultaneously called on the name of Jesus with revelation of the power in the name. There is no doubt that spectacular changes in favor of the Church will be witnessed in various nations of the world.