The Tower of Prayer officially started on 14 August 2017. It is a continuous prayer chain that came about as a result of several members of City Gates Church, Ilford being inspired by God to pray.
We started to pray in June for the healing of one of the members of our church and as we continued, we felt the God’s leading not to stop but to continue praying for the healing of our nation, the United Kingdom.
To stand watch in unity and prayer as soldiers for Christ; to see His Kingdom come and to push back the darkness.
“I have posted watchmen on your walls, Jerusalem; they will never be silent day or night. You who call on the Lord, give yourselves no rest, and give him no rest till he establishes Jerusalem and makes her the praise of the earth.’ Isaiah 62:6-7 NIV
For those who are unsaved to come to know Christ
“Then he said to the disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.”” Matthew 9:37-38 NIV
For the Church to take back what has been lost
“”You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot. “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:13-14 NIV
For the healing of our land and for every agenda of the enemy against the body of Christ to be aborted
“if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 NIV
Our hearts’ cry is to see this tower of prayer replicated all across our nation. We want to see His kingdom come as the body of Christ stands together in unity and in prayer for our nation.