Prayer Focus: Prayer of Thanksgiving-
Bible Passage: Psalm95:1-7; Psalm 103; Philippians 4:6-7

  1. Thank God for His love that has brought you thus far.
  2. Thank God for His mercies that you enjoyed throughout 2017,
  3. Thank God for all the blessings you received from Him last year.
  4. Thank God for protection in all your journeys.
  5. Thank God for health, strength and healings you enjoyed/received in your body.
  6. Thank God for timely provisions for all your needs.
  7. Thank God for sustaining you throughout the period of recession in Nigeria.
  8. Thank God for His sustaining grace throughout the thick and thin you encountered in 2017.
  9. Thank God for the battles fought and victories won by His grace and through His power.
  10. Thank God for not giving you to the desires of the enemies.
  11. Thank God for delivering you from stray bullets, attacks of robbers and other evils that befell many in 2017.
  12. Thank God for your spouse and children far and wide.
  13. Thank God for your extended family members throughout the land of the living.
  14. Thank God for putting food on your table and clothes on your back in 2017
  15. Thank God for the projects you were able to embark upon in 2017,
  16. Thank God for leading you by the Holy Spirit in the past year.
  17. Thank God for sanity of mind in spite of all the challenges that confronted you in 2017.
  18. Thank God for His grace that has been sufficient for you in all areas of your life.
  19. Thank God for Ikoyi Baptist Church and what the Lord did in our midst in 2017.
  20. Thank God for blessing the Church spiritually and in other areas in 2017
  21. Thank God for leading the Church to get a new Pastor in 2017.
  22. Thank God for all the Pastorate, Diaconate, Church Officers and staff members in IBC.
  23. Thank God for travelling mercies granted to IBC members in 2017.
  24. Thank God for Nigeria and the relative peace we enjoyed in 2017.
  25. Thank God that you can see the second day in 2018 and for what the Lord will do for you in 2018.

Prayer Focus: Prayer Of Confession, Repentance And Re-dedication
Bible Passage: – Isaiah 1:18-19; Psalm 51

  1. Ask God to forgive you of all the sins you have committed in the past, known or unknown.
  2. Ask God to forgive you of all forms of disobedience.
  3. Pray for forgiveness in areas you have failed to walk with Him closely and dedicatedly.
  4. Ask God to forgive you for refusing to witness as you ought to.
  5. Ask God to forgive you wherever you have brought shame to His name.
  6. Pray for forgiveness wherever you did not carry out your ministry assignment effectively,
  7. Ask God to forgive you where you failed to believe in His words and hold on to His promises.
  8. Ask God to forgive you of any form of bitterness towards your family members, friends or fellow church members.
  9. Ask the Lord to grant you grace to live a life pleasing unto Him in 2018.
  10. Pray that the Lord will create in you a clean heart and renew a right spirit in you.
  11. Ask God to forgive us our sins as a nation.
  12. Pray that you will hunger and thirst after righteousness in 2018.
  13. Pray that you will walk with the Lord closely and with deep commitment throughout 2018.
  14. Pray for grace to know God intimately, love Him deeper and serve Him more committedly in 2018 and beyond.
  15. Pray that as Nigerians, we will live in holiness and the fear of the Lord.
  16. Pray that our leaders will walk in righteousness and in the fear of God.
  17. Pray that the Lord will forgive Christian leaders in politics who have failed and brought God’s name to disrepute.
  18. Ask God for grace to please Him in all your ways in 2018 and beyond.
  19. Pray that the fear of the Lord will lead you in 2018.
  20. Pray that IBC will be committed to pleasing the Lord in 2018

Prayer Focus: . “….I Will Build My Church…”
Bible Passage: Matt. 16:18

  1. Appreciate the Lord for Ikoyi Baptist Church
  2. Thank God for His help and mercies in the last fifty years
  3. Thank God for His wonderful plan for IBC
  4. Thank God for helping us thus far to fulfilling our destiny as a church
  5. Thank God for adding you to IBC
  6. Thank God for what He has used IBC to accomplish in your life
  7. Appreciate the Lord for loving us as individuals, families and church with an everlasting love – Jer. 33:
  8. Thank God for His promise to build His church of which IBC is a part
  9. Ask the Lord to forgive us as a church in every way we have not lived up to His expectation as salt and light – Matt. 5:13-16
  10. Ask the Lord to forgive us in every way we have slowed Him down in the fulfilling of His agenda for and through IBC
  11. Pray that the Lord will have His way in IBC
  12. Pray that the will of the Lord be done in IBC this year
  13. Ask the Lord to build this church according to His heavenly pattern – Exod. 25:1-9.
  14. Pray that IBC pastors and members will not compromise on the heavenly pattern
  15. Pray that IBC will begin to fulfill. her destiny like never before
  16. Pray for the Spirit of unity and love to pervade the hearts of Pastors and members of IBC and members
  17. Tear down every wall of hostility, division, suspicion, strife and animosity in the lives of all in IBC
  18. Pray that the Lord will grant us a fresh understanding of brotherly love in our camp
  19. Pray that every structure, program, policy, etc in IBC that is opposed to the will of God be dismantled
  20. Bind every strong man of IBC –
  21. Rebuke in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ every Jezebel spirit in our camp as a church –
  22. Overthrow in the name of the Lord every dwelling place of Satan in our camp in our camp as a church –
  23. Dismantle every throne of Satan in our camp as a church –
  24. Release the fire of the Holy Spirit over every den of robber in IBC –
  25. Command the fire of the Holy Spirit on every Satanic hideout in IBC –
  26. Ask the Lord to take over IBC and reign in all aspects of our life –
  27. Rebuke and silence every Samballat and Tobiah in in BC
  28. Establish the Lordship of Jesus Christ over IBC Pastors and members in 2018 and forever
  29. Pray that IBC will make God happy in 2018
  30. Pray that it shall be well with every IBC member
  31. Pray for God’s protection and preservation on all members –
  32. Pray that the hand of the Lord will rest on all IBC members for Supernatural Help in 2018 and beyond – Neh. 6:16
  33. Pray with Job 5:24; Psa. 91:  Psa. 121:1-6;
  34. Pray for the presence of God in all our worship experiences
  35. Pray for God’s blessings on all our Church programs and projects in 2018
  36. Pray for the success of all our evangelism; church planting; VBS, hymn festival, etc in 2018.
  37. Ask God for safe and straightway in all our journeys in 2018 as individuals, families and church –
  38. Reject and cancel every form of accident, mishap, crash for every IBC member and family in 2018.
  39. Pray that God’s mighty hand will rest on all our church drivers and every member that drives in 2018 for safe driving in all our journeys
  40. Plead the blood of Jesus Christ on all church and members vehicles as we use them in 2018
  41. Decree that none of our vehicles will be stolen; knock engine or be involved in any form of accident
  42. Pray for miracle of cars for families trusting God for cars
  43. Ask God to add to IBC in 2018 such as should be saved – Acts 2:
  44. Pray for genuine salvation experience on all worshipping IBC that are yet to be born again – Jn. 3:3
  45. Ask God for divine direction; divine health; divine strength; divine favors; divine upholding; divine encouragements; divine inspiration; divine honour; divine increase; divine speed; divine promoting for every IBC member
  46. Ask God to daily rain His blessings on all IBC pastors and members in 2018.
  47. Pray for God’s help on all IBC leaders viz. our Pastors; Deacons; Church Council and House Fellowship Pastors
  48. Pray for God’s wisdom on all IBC leaders viz. our Pastors; Deacons; Church Council and House Fellowship Pastors.
  49. Ask God to increase His anointing; unction; grace; authority; and strength on all our Pastors, Deacons, Council members and House Fellowship pastors
  50. Plead with the Lord to abide with all our Pastors, Deacons, Council members and House Fellowship pastors –
  51. Ask the Lord to abide with us as a church all through 2018.
  52. Forbid and cancel every loss, death, sorrow, calamity, etc in our camp as individuals, families and church in 2018.
  53. Thank God for answering our prayers

Prayer Focus: He Blesses The Home Of The Righteous.”     
Bible Passage: Prov. 3:33

  1. Appreciate the Lord for strength to wait on the Lord again today
  2. Thank God for His Supernatural help on your life, family and church
  3. Thank Him for His wonderful plan for your life today
  4. Appreciate the Lord for His goodness toward your family in 2017
  5. Ask God for forgiveness of every sin in your life and family
  6. Ask God for divine cleansing by the blood of Jesus Christ for you and your family
  7. Commit every member of your family to the Lord in 2018
  8. Pray that the will of the Lord be done in your family in 2018
  9. Pray for the gracious hand to rest on every family in IBC for Supernatural help in 2018
  10. Pray for divine favours; divine honors; divine increase; divine joy; divine opportunities; divine supplies; divine strength; divine health; divine direction; divine protection; divine revelations; divine inspiration; divine protection; divine covering; etc in 2018.
  11. Ask God for peace and joy to reign in every family in IBC in 2018.
  12. Pray for the Spirit of love, unity and understanding to prevail in every family in IBC in IBC and beyond
  13. Ask for the Spirit of reconciliation and forgiveness to pervade every family in IBC in 2018 and beyond
  14. Pray for God’s special blessing on all couples in IBC in 2018
  15. Overthrow the family asunder of separation, divorce, disagreements, discord, strife, sickness, death, etc in the homes of all IBC members in 2018
  16. Break every yoke of witchcraft in the homes of all IBC member
  17. Break every curse, spell, enchantments and divinations over the homes of all IBC member
  18. Pray that the Lord will turn around every curse in all our homes into blessings
  19. Ask God to open doors of marriages to all our singles  in IBC due for marriage in 2018
  20. Pray that all our single brothers and sister will marry in the will of God . Rom. 12:1-2
  21. Pray for many miracles of marriages in IBC this 2018
  22. Pray for greater grace and strength on all our widows (single again) in IBC
  23. Ask the Lord to encourage and provide for our single again brethren in 2018.
  24. Receive Supernatural help for every family in IBC in 2018
  25. Ask God to deliver your family from trouble and disgrace in 2018
  26. Ask God for Supernatural help to complete every long – standing project in your family in 2018  – Neh. 6:15.
  27. Pray that the Lord will permanently silence the enemies of your family in 2018
  28. Plead with the Lord to do unusual and unimaginable miracles in your family this 2018
  29. Cover your  habitation on the blood of Jesus Christ
  30. Cover your every member of your family with the blood of Jesus Christ
  31. Decree that none shall die in your family this year and beyond
  32. Decree that none shall be kidnapped; afflicted; oppressed; depressed; harassed and intimidated in 2018 and beyond
  33. Pray with Isa. 41:1-0-14; Job 5:24; Psa. 91:  121 ; for every member of your family.
  34. Bless the name of the Lord.

Prayer Focus: Lift Up Your Eyes
Bible Passage: Jn. 4:35

  1. Appreciate the Lord for the gift of another day
  2. Thank Him for the grace to wait on Him again today
  3. Bless the Lord for the wonderful things He has begun to do in your life, family and church
  4. Appreciate the Lord for His Supernatural help this year
  5. Thank God for the Mission work of IBC over the years
  6. Thank God for the call on IBC to be a Global Impact church
  7. Pray that IBC shall not fail the Lord this year
  8. Ask God to help us Supernaturally in our mission work this year
  9. Pray for God’s help; blessings and increase on our mission projects in the north and other parts of Nigeria
  10. Resist and Rebuke the enemy over each of our daughter churches
  11. Pray for God’s help; blessings and increase on all our daughter churches – organized and yet to be organized
  12. Pray for divine appreciation and encouragements on all the pastors and members of our daughter churches
  13. Pray for Supernatural help to enable us organize all daughter churches this year
  14. Ask the Lord to sharpen our vision for church planting as individuals, families and church in IBC
  15. Pray that the Lord will increase our faith as individuals, families and church for church planting
  16. Pray for the grace to plant new churches to come on all IBC pastors and members
  17. Pray that the Lord will Supernaturally help us to pay our debts in church planting as a church
  18. Ask God for Supernatural help to plant 10 new churches this 2018
  19. Pray that the gracious hand of the Lord will rest on all pastors and members of IBC for exploits in church planting from this year onward – Psa. 44:1-4; 1 Kg. 18:47; Neh. 2:20b.
  20. Pray that the Lord will connect us with genuine kingdom partners for the planting of new churches in Nigeria and all over the world
  21. Ask the Lord to lead us to wherever He wants us to plant new churches for Him – Acts 16:
  22. Pray for divine provisions of genuine pioneer pastors for all the new churches we shall be planting
  23. Pray for provisions of place of worship; land; structures; chairs; public address system; musical instruments; etc and that we shall need for the new churches this year
  24. Commit all our mission trips this year to the Lord
  25. Pray that you will not be left out of this year mission and church planting endeavours
  26. Ask God to give you Supernatural help to be able to do your part in this year church planting exercise
  27. Ask God to give you/us souls in a great number as we go to plant new churches and evangelism our neighborhood this year
  28. Pray IBC shall bear much fruits this year and thus bring glory to the Almighty God
  29. Pray that all our fruits shall abide
  30. Pray that the new churches to be planted this year shall grow to become healthy, strong and reproducing churches
  31. Cover the Church Pastor; the Mission and Outreach Pastor and all that would be traveling with them with respect to our mission trips this year in the blood of Jesus Christ
  32. Forbid and cancel accidents minor or major on their lives and the lives of all members as we travel on mission and church planting exercise this year
  33. Pray for God’s mercies and favours on IBC as go about planting churches from this year
  34. Resist and rebuke the enemy over IBC and all her mission and church planting endeavours this year
  35. Pray that the Lord will gain the glory in all our church planting endeavours this year and beyond
  36. Ask the Lord to take over your life completely from today
  37. Ask the Lord to help you to love Him this year more than ever before
  38. Renounce and break every covenant you have with the devil knowingly and unknowingly
  39. Renounce and break every covenant you have with death either directly or indirectly
  40. Command every yoke of death; affliction; poverty; delays; disappointments; dis favors ; dis honour; set backs; retrogression; stagnation; oppression; depression; repression; witchcraft be broken from your life today
  41. Command total liberty in every area of your life this 2018
  42. Declare and decree that you will not die in 2018
  43. Declare and decree that you will not be afflicted and you will not be stranded in any way in 2018
  44. Declare and decree that you will not sorrow, weep or mourn in 2018
  45. Declare and decree that you will not bury any of your children or grandchildren in 2018
  46. Declare and decree that you will not be buried in 2018
  47. Declare and decree all round breakthrough; favours; honours; and success on your life, job, academics and endeavors in 2018
  48. Ask the Lord to place His gracious hand upon you today – Ezra Neh. 2:20; 1 Kg. 18:46; Ezek. 37:1
  49. Ask the Lord to baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire – Matt. 3:
  50. Ask the Lord to release His fire on your head – Acts 2:
  51. Ask the Lord to bless you with Spiritual gifts today.
  52. Pray that Your life will bring glory to God this 2018 and beyond.
  53. Thank God for answering our prayers

Prayer Focus: “See To It That You Complete The Work …” 
Bible Passage: Col. 4:17

  1. Thank God for helping us wait on him through the week
  2. Thank God for the enablement to wait on Him
  3. Thank God that none of us would be ashamed – Psa. 34:
  4. Thank God for the last day of this congregational prayer and fasting
  5. Thank God for the wonderful things He has done for us during this prayer encounter
  6. Pray that every experience you have received from the Lord shall be permanent
  7. Cancel every post-fasting attack on your life, family and church
  8. Pray that your miracles and blessings shall begin to manifest
  9. Pray that our God will release His blessings on all church ministries viz. Sunday School; House Fellowship; Music; Citadel of Praise; Youth; Children and Teenagers; Prison; Grace; Welcome; MMU; WMU; Counselling; Visitation; Etc
  10. Pray that every ministry shall be effective and efficient this year
  11. Pray that no IBC member shall be redundant or complacent
  12. Pray that every IBC member shall be a functional member from 2018
  13. Pray for the release of God’s Spirit on all Ministry head in IBC as they serve the Lord in 2018
  14. Pray for fresh oil of God’s Spirit on all our Pastors; Deacons; Church Council members and House Fellowship Pastors for their assignment in 2018.
  15. Pray that the Lord will protect and preserve all our pastors, deacons, Church Council, members and House Fellowship Pastors as they do God’s work in 2018 – Lk. 10:19.
  16. Thank God for answering our prayers.