The 2017 RCCG Prayer and Fasting starts on the 11th January to 19th February, 2017.
Praising God, Pursuit of God and asking God for the grace to please him in every way possible this year are the major prayer points for this year fasting.
It will be from 12am to 6pm daily with prayers twice a day. The morning prayers will be holding at the NextGen Incubator by 6:30am and in the evening by 5:00pm at the church auditorium. You can opt for the 20 days day and night without breaking(just liquid).
Prayer points will be updated weekly.
WEEK ONE- THE YEAR OF PURSUIT OF GOD
DAY 1 OF 40 DAYS PRAYER AND FASTING
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 11, 2017.
THANKSGIVING: Psalm 9:1-2 I will praise thee, O Lord, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works. I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for your mercy and loving kindness over me , my family, the City of David, RCCG, Nigeria.
2. Father in the name of Jesus, I am grateful for your mighty Deliverance , in my life, in my family and in Nigeria.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for hearing me , each time I call in time of distress.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you, for you have girded me with strength for every battle that I had faced in the past , or which may arise in the future. Thank you Lord for preserving our father in the Lord, Pastor E A Adeboye and Pastor Folu Adeboye . Thank you for your grace upon our Regional Pastor- Pastor Idowu and Pastor Siju Iluyomade.
5. Father in the name of Jesus, in this year of pursuit of God, thank you for granting me grace to love the Lord with all my strength, my heart and my soul. Father thank you for empowering me to live a life of Holiness every day in 2017 and beyond.Father thank you for giving me daily pleasant surprises in 2017
DAY 2 OF 40 DAYS PRAYER AND FASTING
THURSDAY JANUARY 12, 2017.
REPENTANCE: Acts 3:19 Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord.
Joel 2:13 And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for giving me another opportunity to restitute my ways and to please you.
2. Father wipe away my transgressions that may be standing against me , return unto me and have mercy on me in Jesus name.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, grant me grace to let go of every habits that leads to disobedience and turn to God, performing deeds that is worthy of true repentance
4. Father in the name of Jesus, compel me not to take your grace for granted, and deliver me from unprofitable behaviors whilst the promise of entering your rest still stand.
5. Father in the name of Jesus, in all our services this year , at the City of David ,let your grace that bring salvation be made manifest, let the Holy Spirit minister to everyone that will be in attendance and let there be genuine repentance , and give us a heart that thirst for more of God
DAY 3 OF 40 DAYS PRAYER AND FASTING
FRIDAY JANUARY 13, 2017.
VICTORY THROUGH THE BLOOD OF JESUS
Zechariah 9:11-12 As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant I have sent forth thy prisoners out of the pit wherein is no water. Turn you to the strong hold, ye prisoners of hope: even to day do I declare that I will render double unto thee;
I declare in the name of Jesus, I am redeemed by the blood of Jesus, the blood of Jesus has washed away all my sins, I confess in the name of Jesus, I am born of God; The Blood of Jesus Christ makes atonement for my life. I declare in Him I have redemption through His blood, I confess in the name of Jesus my sins are washed away in accordance with the riches of God s grace. I confess I have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the father, through the sanctifying work of the spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and sprinkling by His blood. I declare that the blood of Jesus Christ has cleansed my conscience from acts that lead to death; as a result I am a new man in Christ serving the living God. I declare the blood of Jesus , has opened the door of favour, prosperity and good health for me. I confess in the name of Jesus I will not loose focus, in 2017 ,my desire and pursuit will be only things that have eternal value.
1. I declare in the name of Jesus, the blood of Jesus shall exempt me from the holocaust that may visit the earth, I am too defended to be a victim.
2. I confess in the name of Jesus this year I will be led by the Holy Spirit, My light will not go out, God s light envelopes me and all that belongs to me perpetually in Jesus name. I declare as I stay consistently in God s presence, I will never be stranded.
3. I decree the blood of Jesus will preserve me and my family from every assault from the pit of hell, I declare I will never be afraid of what others are afraid of, no evil shall come near my dwelling place in Jesus name.
4. I confess that the blood of Jesus has wiped away every satanic date, of affliction set against me, against my welfare, which stood opposed to me, opposed to my lifting, Jesus has taking it and nailed it to the cross in Jesus name
5. I declare The blood of Jesus Christ is my covering and grace, The blood of the Lamb of God is a sign on me and my family , I declare no destructive plague touches me , I declare no financial crises touches my business, I declare no trouble touches my career in the name of Jesus. Henceforth let no man ,let no devil, trouble me, for I am branded in the name of Jesus.
DAY 4 OF 40 DAYS PRAYER AND FASTING
SATURDAY JANUARY 14, 2017.
HAVE MERCY OH LORD.
Psalm 119:41 Let thy mercies come also unto me, O Lord, even thy salvation, according to thy word.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, have mercy on me and deliver me from lack of focus, in this year of pursuit of God , grant me grace to remain focus on heavens agenda for my life. Father deliver me from evil agenda to divert and pervert my manifestation of glory.
2. Father in your mercy , deliver me from powers that seems overwhelming for me ,holding me down to where I do not belong. By your mercy pull me up and out of every pit of delay and stagnation.
3. Father in your mercy disconnect my life from every source of failure and struggling.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, separate me from anything that is defiling my soul and cooperating with destiny diverters
5. Father you are a merciful God, empower me to soar in this year of Pursuit of God,take away laziness and slothfulness in the place of prayer, baptize my spirit man with fresh fire of the Holy Spirit, Father in this year of Pursuit of God, grant me grace to be a doer of your Word in Jesus name.
DAY 5 OF 40 DAYS OF FASTING AND PRAYERS SUN. JANUARY 15, 2017
LET MY LIFE , PLEASE YOU IN ALL THINGS
Colossians 1:10 (AMP) so that you will walk in a manner worthy of the Lord displaying admirable character, moral courage, and personal integrity, to fully please Him in all things, bearing fruit in every good work and steadily growing in the knowledge of God with deeper faith, clearer insight and fervent love for His precepts;
1. Father thank you for your love for me, thank you for inspiring me to please you at all times .
2. Father in the name of Jesus, grant me the grace not to compromise in this increasingly evil world , help me to walk with God with a right spirit and to please Him in all things .
3. Father in the name of Jesus , in all my decisions help me to choose life and peace over death. Father in the name of Jesus, deliver me from fleshy canal mind, father help me to honor you in my kingdom service , in my tithe, and in my offerings.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, transform all our youths in RCCG to be great leaders with the right spirit, and a heart that pants after God. Father make our youths role models to their generation.
5. Father in the name of Jesus, grant me grace to obey you in all situations whether is convenient or not.
DAY 6 MONDAY JANUARY 16, 2017 SEEKING GOD WITH MY SPIRIT, SOUL & BODY
Psalm 63:1 (AMP) O God, You are my God; with deepest longing I will seek You; My soul my life, my very self thirsts for You, my flesh longs and sighs for You, In a dry and weary land where there is no water.
1. Bless the Lord oh my soul, forget not His benefits, I give God praise for His faithfulness and His loving Kindness towards me. Father thank you for redemption which transform to my new birth that began in my spirit, and carried through my soul, and is finally visible to all through a demonstration of God s glory in my physical life, I am grateful.
2. Father in the name of Jesus , as I seek you in 2017, let your word sanctify me, let the word cleans me and separate me from profane things , let the word make me pure and wholly consecrated to God. Father let my spirit , soul and body be preserved sound and complete , and found blameless even as we await the soon coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, stir me up in my spirit to understand and to know that faith without obedient actions to back it up is destitute of power , inoperative and unfruitful, father increase my faith and grant me grace to let go of lifestyles that could make my faith ineffective and frustrating.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, arise and help our youths in RCCG , let the giant in our youths manifest , help our youths to have faith like Abraham, who when he was put to test , he pleased God without looking back. By the help of the Holy Spirit ,our youths will not fail God.
5.Father in the name of Jesus, uphold and preserve our General overseer , Pastor E A Adeboye and Pastor Mrs Folu Adeboye, and our Pastor , Pastor Idowu Iluyomade & Pastor Siju Iluyomade, they will not labour in vain, father let them rejoice over all our youths and let their investment over the youths result to pleasant surprises in Jesus name.
DAY 7TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2017 WHEN YOU SEEK & SEE HIS POWER , YOU CANNOT MISS HIS GLORY
Psalm 63:2 To see thy power and thy glory, so as I have seen thee in the sanctuary.
1. Father thank you for not leaving me helpless and powerless, father thank you because the power that I need to succeed in 2017 is with you, according to your word- Once has the Lord spoken, twice have I had that power belong to God, father as I seek you, let me have an encounter with your power.
2. Father by the power of the Holy Spirit , revive your church -RCCG WORLDWIDE , RCCG City of David again, restore in us the joy of your salvation so that we may witness passionately all over the world. Let the power of the highest descend upon our members and make us diligent and fruitful in soul winning.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, baptize me with mental power to produce overflowing wealth in 2017 , father let the anointing for creativity fall on me , release unto me power for signs and wonders , make me a pleasant surprise to my world .
4. Father let your glory be seen and evident in my life, father like you did for David, Gideon and Apostle Paul transform me into a vessel shot for your glory in Jesus name. Father empower me to be a carrier of your glory.
5. Father as I seek you in 2017, let your power energize me for uncommon speed . let me have promotion in quick succession , in 2017 cause me to leap forward with ease, let me experience growth physically, financially, spiritually and socially, father let 2017 be a very productive year for me, by the help of the Holy Spirit open my eyes to avoid unfruitful task, and unfruitful use of time in Jesus name.
DAY 8 OF 40 DAYS OF FASTING AND PRAYERS
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 18, 2017
SEEK GOD AND RECOVER ALL
1 Samuel 30:8 David inquired of the Lord, saying, “Shall I pursue this band of raiders? Will I overtake them?” And He answered him, “Pursue, for you will certainly overtake them, and you will certainly rescue the captives.”
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for inspiring me to know what to do in other to recover all lost opportunities.
2.Father help me to recover all the lost grounds in this New Year 2017, long before the end of the first quarter , my testimony shall be : nothing missing , nothing lacking in Jesus name
3. Father anoint me , with fresh oil.Father help me to forever be relevant and never become a man of yesterday.
4. Father have mercy on me and reverse every seemingly irreversible situations in my life this year. Father, you are the help of the helpless intervene in my situation and give me a testimony
5. Father in the name of Jesus, let this year 2017 be to me a year of signs ,miracles ,Healing ,restoration, abundance , uncommon speed and joy in Jesus name.
DAY 9 OF 40 DAYS FASTING AND PRAYERS
THURSDAY JANUARY 19, 2017
THE WAY MAKER WILL OPEN THE GATE OF ABUNDANCE
Psalm 24:7 Lift up your heads, O gates, And be lifted up, ancient doors, That the King of glory may come in.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for going ahead of me into 2017, father thank you for making me a barrier breaker and a line crosser.
2. Father in the name of Jesus, in this year of pleasant surprises, crush the strength of the power of darkness and open for us a two leaved gate that no one will be able to shut.
3. Father go before RCCG in 2017 and make every crooked way straight, Lord Jesus, and break in pieces every gate of brass locked against the spread of the Gospel.Father arise and break in sunder every bar of iron that is preventing your church from marching forward in 2017. Father Open our eyes O lord to see what we are doing, which will not allow the Gates to lift up its head for us to make progress in Christendom.
4. Father in the name of Jesus ,put your reverential fear into all our members all over the world , Father grant us the grace to get the Gates opened through holiness; father grant our members grace to live holy in Jesus name
5.Father teach our hands to war, Teach our members to get the locked doors opened by dwelling in your Holy Hill O Lord. Father pass through your Church and purge her from the top to the bottom as we go ahead in 2017 .
DAY 10 OF 40 DAYS OF FASTING AND PRAYERS
FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017
STAY WITH GOD AND BE SCURED IN THE HIDING PLACE .
Nahum 1:7, 9 The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you because you have not called me to serve you in vain. Thank you for being my hiding place, and delivering me from trouble,.
2. Father in the name of Jesus, have mercy on Nigeria, deliver us from every oppressor
3. Father let the Blood of Jesus flow now and render every weapon fashioned against Christians all over the world null and void .Deliver believers all over the world from trouble.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, as we dwell in the secret place of the most High , let us abide under the shadow of the Almighty, our children are preserved, our pregnant women are preserved , in the name of Jesus, I declare protection over premature death through gun attacks ,ritual killings ,I plead the blood of Jesus, over our airspace, and I declare ,there will be no plane crash in Jesus name.
5. Father in the name of Jesus, I decree an end to every form of violence in Nigeria . I decree an end to every form of violence in Nigeria, no more wasting , no more destruction, no more bombing in Jesus name .
DAY 11 OF 365 OF FASTING AND PRAYERS
SATURDAY JANUARY. 21, 2017
OUR EYES ARE ON YOU OH LORD
Psalm 121:1, 7-8 I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. The Lord shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul. The Lord shall preserve thy going out and thy coming in from this time forth, and even for evermore.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for your banner of protection over me.
2. Father in the name of Jesus, protect and preserve me from fire outbreak .
3. Father our eyes are on you , frustrate every plan of the devil to steal , to kill and to
destroy. I declare in the name of Jesus , I will not die before my time.
4. Father in your mercy , avert every form of earthquakes , hurricanes, that could be a threat
to life and properties. I decree peace to every looming storm
5. Father in the name of Jesus, break the back bone of Boko Haram and every terrorist ,father ,silence them forever. Father put an end to ethnic and politically motivated agitations in our land . I plead the blood of Jesus on Lagos Ibadan express way , and I release the fire of God to destroy all the demons on assignment on the road .
DAY 12 OF 40 DAYS OF FASTING & PRAYERS: JAN. 22, 2017
SOUL WINNING IS THE PATHWAY TO OVERFLOWING BLESSINGS
John 15:16 Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for granting me wisdom to pursue hard after souls for Jesus, and encouraging others to the part of righteousness. Father thank you for making me a rising and shining star in Jesus name
2. Father in the name of Jesus, baptize Daddy Go , Mummy Go, Pst Idowu and Pst Siju Iluyomade with wisdom, knowledge ,understanding, strength, and boldness as they win multitudes to Jesus around the globe. Father endow them with more strength, spiritually, and physically for the great work ahead.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, baptize our missionaries all over the world with overcoming faith to win multitudes for Jesus , preserve them from every form of wickedness, father put an end to evil wind of blood sucking demons blowing all over the world , father let the blood of Jesus, form a wall of protection for everyone that is one go for Jesus worldwide.
4. Father use me as a vessel that will ursher in a great harvest of souls , during the 2017 Easter let's Go a fishing ,father grant me the grace to remain committed to a lifestyle of continuous soul winning . Father turn every RCCG member to an addicted soul winner after the other of Paul in Jesus name.
5. Father in the name of Jesus, let all our House fellowship centers in the City of David experience open heavens to answered prayers as we go after the unsaved, father let there be exceeding dimensions of signs and wonders in my life as I remain faithful and committed to the success of I -KEEP project in JESUS NAME.
MONDAY JANUARY 23, 2017
SEEK HIM, BE EXPECTANT, A NEW SONG OF VICTORY IS ASSURED!!!
Psalm 40:1-3 I waited patiently and expectantly for the Lord; And He inclined to me and heard my cry. He brought me up out of a horrible pit of tumult and of destruction, out of the miry clay, And He set my feet upon a rock, steadying my footsteps and establishing my path. He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God; Many will see and fear with great reverence And will trust confidently in the Lord.
I declare in the name of Jesus, as I seek God , with an undivided focus , in 2017 the Lord will show up suddenly in my case, He will do a knew thing in my life, I am expectant of a landmark blessing, a first of its kind turnaround advancement as The Almighty pull me up and out of every pit of delay, stagnation and setbacks. I declare in 2017, I will be a candidate of sudden divine visitation , the heavens over me shall remain open, shame, dishonor, reproach, and demonic hardship shall not be seen in my life. I declare joy and gladness will be my portion, I will be surrounded with the mercy and favour of God, I will be celebrated every where I go, every opposition against my rising will backfire, doors of great opportunities will be opened unto me, and every adversary shall be uprooted. I declare the dew of heaven will rest upon the work of my hands, triumphant victory will be my daily experience. In 2017 I will always hear good news. I Declare in 2017, the blessings of the lord will catch up with me and overflow in my life and I will be a blessing to many in JESUS NAME.
1. Father in the name of Jesus, thank you for your rain of mercy , that is falling on me.
2. Arise oh Lord ,stretch out your hand and deliver me from horrible pits and miry clays of life , father let new things of greatness begin in my life and family in Jesus name .
3. Father according to your word in Isaiah 43:19, make everything new in my life , By your mercy, destroy the yoke of falling and rising in the lives of your children all over the world, father destroy every foundational curse working in my life and destiny and give me a new beginning. Father put an end to Loneliness amongst our Singles that desire to marry this
year, in the City of David, let us have many marriages in 2017. Father bless our marriages with glorious children in Jesus name.
4. Father in the name of Jesus, for every one that is seeking you expectantly as we fast and pray, Put a new song in our mouth .Let many praise you because of the marvelous things you are doing in our lives, and in Nigeria in Jesus name.
TUESDAY JANUARY 24, 2017
NIGERIA SHALL BE GREAT AGAIN
Proverbs 14:34 Godliness makes a nation great, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
1. Father thank you for the wind of revival that is blowing across the cities of Nigeria in 2017.
2. Father let nations of the world ,trust you more because of what you are doing in our land, father do creative miracles n our country , father have mercy on us and rearrange every disorganized sectors in our economy.Father throughout this year , 2017 let your peace reign in the Easy, West, North and South of Nigeria. Father put an end to selfish ethnic agitations in Nigeria.
3. Father in the name of Jesus, do a new work of divine transformation in Nigeria, give us reasons to rejoice and celebrate, put an end to violence, destruction, sorrow, disappointment, kidnaping , ritual killings, armed robbery , and lack of patriotism in Nigeria .
4. Father in the name of Jesus, raise up leaders and followers in the villages, towns and cities of Nigeria , who will lift up the banner of righteousness , those who will be Catalyst of positive change, those who will be role models that will be used by God to birth a New Nigeria that will be a great Nation . Father let there be speedy judgment for every form of lawlessness, unnecessary murders, impunity and corruption in Nigeria .Father let there be righteous rule in Nigeria, let godliness ,honesty , mercy , genuine love for the people and reverential fear of the Lord be the hallmark of this present government.
5. Father restore all of Nigeria's lost glory and economic prosperity , father restore the honor and dignity of our nation, father make us the desire of many nations , I declare over Nigeria, fear not ,oh Nigeria, be glad , rejoice , for the Lord will do great things in Jesus name.