Category: Prayer

National day Of Prayer (NDP) Thursday  May 6, 2021

National day Of Prayer (NDP) Thursday May 6, 2021

It’s A Prayer Maraton Thursday May 6, is National Day Of Prayer. As Christians and loyal citizens, ECWA USA will join others of like mind and faith to pray for our country, the United States of America. We will have ONE joint prayer session at 6 PM EST via zoom. The zoom link will likely be the same that we […]

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Global Zoom Virtual Prayer On Saturday February 27, 2021 for the Kidnapped ECWA Saints

Global Zoom Virtual Prayer On Saturday February 27, 2021 for the Kidnapped ECWA Saints

Although it’s fairly easy to thank the Lord after we’ve already received the victory, We must give God praise before we see the actual victory. You are invited to a global Zoom virtual Prayer for the ECWA saints kidnapped on February 14, 2021 after a successful evangelistic outreach in Kogi state, Nigeria. Irrespective of what happens between now and the prayer […]

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The Lord's Prayer (Le_Pater_Noster) by James Tissot at the Brooklyn Museum.

The Lord’s Prayer

Prayer is the opening of one’s heart and soul in a conversation with God, and thus is an expression of faith in a relationship with God. Jesus himself prayed often, as noted in the Gospel of Luke – before his Baptism (3:21), after healing the sick (5:16), before choosing the Twelve Apostles (6:12), before the Confession of Peter (9:18) and […]

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International Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18-25, 2021

International Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18-25, 2021

With more than 100 years of history, this annual observance involves Christian communities throughout the world. At least once a year, Christians are reminded of Jesus’ prayer for his disciples that “they may be one so that the world may believe” John 17.21. Hearts are touched and Christians come together to pray for their unity. Congregations and parishes all over […]

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Praise and Prayer, January 2021

Praise and Prayer, January 2021

Website: www.emsofecwa.org Prayer/Counseling hotlines: 08033673654, 09050050539 E-mail: prayerpromotion@emsofecwa.org Brethren, pray for us (1 Thess. 5:25) DOWNLOAD THE LATEST EMS OF ECWA PRAISE & PRAYERS WEEK ONE – FOCUS IS ON PRAISE/THANKSGIVING FROM HOME AND CROSS-BOARDER MISSION FIELDS Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things […]

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Praise and Prayer, December 2020

Praise and Prayer, December 2020

Website: www.emsofecwa.org Prayer/Counseling hotlines: 08033673654, 09050050539 E-mail: prayerpromotion@emsofecwa.org Brethren, pray for us (1 Thess. 5:25) DOWNLOAD THE LATEST EMS OF ECWA PRAISE & PRAYERS WEEK ONE FOCUS IS ON PRAISE/THANKSGIVING FROM HOME AND CROSS-BORDERS MISSION FIELDS I will extol the Lord at all times; His praise will always be on my lips. I will glory in the Lord; let the […]

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Holy Spirit Dove digital prophetic art painting by Charlotte Szivak (Pinterest)

Prayer and Fasting With A Purpose

The Bible does not lack an abounding record of people who fasted and the reason for fasting. Three outstanding examples in the Old Testament are Nehemiah, Ezra and Esther. In each case, the individual involved faced a life and death situation. Nehemiah as a cup-bearer, to appear before the Persian monarch with a depressed mood is cause for a certain […]

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Feasting, then fasting for the feast. (Art by Julie Lonneman)

Fasting: A lost discipline

Go, gather together all the Jews who are in Susa, and fast for me. Do not eat or drink for three days, night or day. I and my mates will fast as you do. When this is done, I will go to the king, even though it is against the law. And if I perish, I perish. Esther 4:16 Fasting […]

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Do Not Make Prayer a Prelude

Do Not Make Prayer a Prelude

But we prayed to our God and posted a guard day and night to meet this threat. Neh. 4:9 There are three ways Christians respond to difficult situations. The first group employs all resources at their disposal to resolve the issue. When that fails, they remember there is God, and that is when they pray. The second group has a […]

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Praise and Prayer, November 2020

Praise and Prayer, November 2020

Website: www.emsofecwa.org Prayer/Counseling hotlines: 08033673654, 09050050539 E-mail: prayerpromotion@emsofecwa.org Brethren, pray for us (1 Thess. 5:25) DOWNLOAD THE LATEST EMS OF ECWA PRAISE & PRAYERS WEEK ONE – FOCUS IS ON PRAISE/THANKSGIVING FROM HOME AND CROSS-BOARDER MISSION FIELDS Exalt the Lord our God and worship at his holy mountain, for the Lord our God is holy. Psalm 99:9 (NIV)   SUNDAY […]

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