Crusaders Ministries 2017 Prayer Strategy

Supernatural Church Growth

We decree and declare that the Lord will do something that has not been seen or heard in Crusaders Church in 2017. Let us stand in WONDER, AMAZEMENT, and EXPECTATION of what HE shall do for our ministry and for the city of Chicago. Let there be MEGA gatherings, MEGA meetings, MEGA grace, MEGA favor, MEGA faith, MEGA anointing, MEGA vision, MEGA prayer, MEGA signs, MEGA wonders, MEGA power, MEGA preaching, MEGA worship, MEGA glory, MEGA doors, MEGA explosions, and MEGA revival upon our land.  We decree and declare that BIG things shall happen because of the unceasing and fervent prayers of the righteous in our church and the city of Chicago. We shall be known as the CHURCH OF THE MEGA.

“Before she travailed, she brought forth; before her pain came, she was delivered of a man child. Who hath heard such a thing? who hath seen such things? Shall the earth be made to bring forth in one day? or shall a nation be born at once? for as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children.” – Is. 66:7-8

Praying for Explosive and Supernatural Church Growth

Pray that God will give unto us, Crusaders Church, the heathens for our inheritance and the utter most part of the earth for our possession as it is written in Ps. 2:8

Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.

Pray that there will be a supernatural amount of souls being added to the church of Crusaders and all ministries under it. Pray for apostolic strategies for supernatural growth based upon Acts 2:41 

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.

Pray that the Gentiles of Chicago, the unbelievers of our region, will hear the word, be glad, believe, and enter into salvation based on Acts 13:48

And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.

Pray that the lord will release his reaper angels, angels that cast their sharp sickle into our harvest field, to thoroughly reap every soul ordained for salvation during 2017 and beyond.  Decree and declare harvest time is NOW for Crusaders Church. Rev. 14:14/16

And I looked, and behold a white cloud, and upon the cloud one sat like unto the Son of man, having on his head a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.

And he that sat on the cloud thrust in his sickle on the earth; and the earth was reaped.

Pray that our eyes will be open to the harvest that is set before us NOW.  

Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest.

Pray that ever limitation over Crusaders ministry will be broken, and our boarders shall expand based upon Isaiah 54:2-3

Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of thine habitations: spare not, lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy stakes;

For thou shalt break forth on the right hand and on the left; and thy seed shall inherit the Gentiles, and make the desolate cities to be inhabited.

Pray that EVERY son and daughter that has been afar off from Crusaders Church will no longer be held back, but they shall be brought back to the house of God.  Pray that the prodigal sons are returning in 2017. Isaiah 43:6

I will say to the north, ‘Give them up!’ and to the south, ‘Do not hold them back.’ Bring my sons from afar and my daughters from the ends of the earth(NIV)

Pray that 2017 is our time to reap the harvest as it is written in Revelation 14:15

and another angel came out of the temple, crying with a loud voice to him that sat on the cloud, Thrust in thy sickle, and reap: for the time is come for thee to reap; for the harvest of the earth is ripe.

Pray that there will be a supernatural move of the holy spirit,  bringing supernatural growth to Crusaders Church.  Habakkuk 1:5

Behold ye among the heathen, and regard, and wonder marvelously: for I will work a work in your days which ye will not believe, though it be told you.

Pray that every evil beast seeking to manipulate new believers and new members from being established in Crusaders Church will be driven out. Ezekiel 34:25

And I will make with them a covenant of peace, and will cause the evil beasts to cease out of the land: and they shall dwell safely in the wilderness, and sleep in the woods.

Pray that God releases reaper-angels into our harvest fields, mobilizing multitudes into Crusaders Church for their salvation, deliverance, and healing all throughout 2017 and beyond.  Pray that strong evangelism will be released through every member of Crusaders allowing great multitudes to enter in. Matthew 13:39.

the enemy that sowed them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels.

Pray that there would  be a manifestations of divine alignment through God’s apostolic servants producing mega signs, mega wonders, mega miracles, and mega deeds in our services and conferences all throughout 2017 and beyond.  Pray that this will produce a mega influx of souls into Crusaders Church. Acts 5:12/14

And by the hands of the apostles were many signs and wonders wrought among the people; (and they were all with one accord in Solomon’s porch.

 And believers were the more added to the Lord, multitudes both of men and women.)

Pray that Crusaders Church will continue to experience supernatural growth after the order of the Acts of the Apostles, thereby turning Canaan land into a city without walls during 2017 and beyond– Acts 13:44

And the next sabbath day came almost the whole city together to hear the word of God.

Pray that every demonic interference against the continuous growth of Crusaders church will be driven out.  Bind spirits of religion, Jezebel, python, and witchcraft. Matthew 12:11

And he said unto them, What man shall there be among you, that shall have one sheep, and if it fall into a pit on the sabbath day, will he not lay hold on it, and lift it out

Pray that the Lord will do marvelous things in Crusaders Church, things that will bring His name glory and honor in 2017 and beyond. Isaiah 29:14

Therefore, behold, I will proceed to do a marvellous work among this people, even a marvellous work and a wonder

Pray that God empowers every auxiliary, department, ministry, and believer in Crusaders Church for supernatural growth resulting into further replication in the earth realm– Jer. 30:19

And out of them shall proceed thanksgiving and the voice of them that make merry: and I will multiply them, and they shall not be few; I will also glorify them, and they shall not be small.

Pray that in 2017, Crusaders Church will experience addition and not subtraction, multiplication and not division, and exponential growth and not decline in every generation of the church. Acts 2:47

Praising God, and having favour with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved.

Pray that every member of Crusaders Church will be a sign and a wonder, thereby evangelizing and discipling more souls into the ministry – Zech. 8:23

Thus saith the Lord of hosts; In those days it shall come to pass, that ten men shall take hold out of all languages of the nations, even shall take hold of the skirt of him that is a Jew, saying, We will go with you: for we have heard that God is with you.

Pray that every minister of Crusaders Church will be empowered by the Holy Ghost to aid in the supernatural growth of the church in 2017 and beyond – Acts 10:38

How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.

Pray that the lord will give unto us right words to minister to the multitudes that are found in the valley of decision.  Pray for words that will usher them into the God’s marvelous light.  Joel 3:14

Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision: for the day of the Lord is near in the valley of decision.

Pray that we will be unwavering in our faith to believe for a supernatural influx of souls into Crusaders Church for 2017 and beyond. Pray that Crusaders will have explosive church growth for the years to come. Acts 16:5

And so were the churches established in the faith, and increased in number daily.


Praying for the Increase of the Word of God to advance the kingdom.

Pray for a fresh freedom and liberty upon the Pastors, Prophets and leaders of Crusaders Church to preach the word of God bringing glory to His name. 2 Thessalonians 3:1

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:

Pray for fresh revelation to be released on the Pastors and leaders of Crusaders.  Pray for the word to be wider, deeper, and stronger.  Pray for a fresh anointing to preach and teach the word of God in and out of the house. Acts 12:24

But the word of God grew and multiplied.

Pray for the multitudes ears to be open to the gospel of Jesus Christ.  Pray that they are able to hear and believe truth when it is taught and preached in 2017 and beyond. Acts 4:4

Howbeit many of them which heard the word believed; and the number of the men was about five thousand.

Pray for a mega release of life-transforming words that would establish all our new converts and new members in the faith in Crusaders Church in 2017. Jn 6:66:68

 From that time many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.

Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.

Pray that the ministers of Crusaders Church will receive divine revelation and wisdom daily that will lead to supernatural church growth in 2017 and beyond.  Acts 19:20

So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.

Pray for a continuous flow of the word through the Pastors and Leaders of Crusaders Church, leading to supernatural impact on the lives of all believers – 2Thess. 3:1

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:

Pray for a continuous increase of the word of God, leading to supernatural increase of Crusaders church in 2017 and beyond.  Pray and decree a release of fresh and life transforming words in all our services, enabling us to gather and retain multitudes – Acts 6:7

And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.

Pray that the spirit of God will release the right words in every service, every gathering, every conference.  Pray for right words to drop down like rain in our midst, resulting in turnaround testimonies for every worshipper all throughout 2017 and beyond.  Job 6:25

How forcible are right words! but what doth your arguing reprove?

Pray that the lord will open up the ears of  his ministers daily to hear His word and release His  word at all times in 2017 and beyond. Isa. 50:4

the Lord God hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary: he wakeneth morning by morning, he wakeneth mine ear to hear as the learned.
Pray for the fame of Jesus to go throughout the Chicagoland region through the increase of the word of God. Luke 5:15

but so much the more went there a fame abroad of him: and great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by him of their infirmities.

This prayer strategy was adapted from Rev. Samuel O. Olubiyo SUPERNATURAL CHURCH GROWTH INTERCESSORY PRAYER GUIDELINES