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John is the undershepherd of Agape Bible Fellowship of Bay Point, California and the President of Agape International Ministries Foundation, Inc (www.agapebfm.net) John has been a Preacher, Bible Teacher, Counselor and a mission-minded servant of God from 1984 till the present time. Married to Alice since 1987, he enjoys being a father to 2 sons and 1 daughter. He is available to preach, participate in evangelistic crusades and revivals, lead or participate in a Marriage Enrichment program internationally. John preaches on a weekly radio broadcast called "KNOW THE TRUTH" (Based on John 8:32)and the broadcast is aired every Sunday at Radio KDIA 1640AM. The broadcast is also accessible through the website of the radio station: www.kdia.com. You can follow him on twitter @ojewole. RSS Feed: Join Our Podcast http://sermon.net/agapebfm/rss/

Thursday, January 1, 2015

AGAPE CROSSOVER/NEW YEAR PRAYER OF DECEMBER 31, 2014

AGAPE CROSSOVER/NEW YEAR PRAYER OF DECEMBER 31, 2014
2015 Theme: The Year of Open Doors
2015 Theme Bible Verse: Revelation 3:7-8;‘These things says He who is holy, He who is true, “He who has the key of David, He who opens and no one shuts, and shuts and no one opens”: 8 “I know your works. See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it; for you have a little strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name”.
Theme Song for 2015: “God Will Make a Way”

First, Let us confess our sins.
2 Chronicles 6:26–27 (ESV) — 26 “When heaven is shut up and there is no rain because they have sinned against you, if they pray toward this place and acknowledge your name and turn from their sin, when you afflict them, 27 then hear in heaven and forgive the sin of your servants, your people Israel, when you teach them the good way in which they should walk, and grant rain upon your land, which you have given to your people as an inheritance.

Second, let us thank God for his blessings this past year.
Psalm 118:1 (ESV) — 1 Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!

Third, Let us decree the removal of all obstacles on our ways in 2015.
Isaiah 57:14 (NIV) — 14 And it will be said: “Build up, build up, prepare the road! Remove the obstacles out of the way of my people.”

Fourth, as the year 2015 is declared the year of Open Doors, let us pray for God to open doors of blessings to us and help us close every door that is not of God. The Bible says: 1 Corinthians 16:9 (ESV) — 9 for a wide door for effective work has opened to me, and there are many adversaries.
Theme for 2015 is: My Year of Open Doors
Theme Verse: Revelation 3:7-8;7‘These things says He who is holy, He who is true, “He who has the key of David, He who opens and no one shuts, and shuts and no one opens”: 8 “I know your works. See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it; for you have a little strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name”.

Fifth, let us make some prophetic declarations for the New Year.
·        Know that God goes ahead of you this year. He will pilot you through this year in Jesus name.
Deuteronomy 31:3 (NKJV) — 3 The Lord your God Himself crosses over before you; He will destroy these nations from before you, and you shall dispossess them. Joshua himself crosses over before you, just as the Lord has said.
Deuteronomy 31:8 (NKJV) — 8 And the Lord, He is the One who goes before you. He will be with you, He will not leave you nor forsake you; do not fear nor be dismayed.”
·        God will dispossess your enemies and give you victory.
Deuteronomy 9:1–3 (NKJV) — 1 “Hear, O Israel: You are to cross over the Jordan today, and go in to dispossess nations greater and mightier than yourself, cities great and fortified up to heaven, 2 a people great and tall, the descendants of the Anakim, whom you know, and of whom you heard it said, ‘Who can stand before the descendants of Anak?’ 3 Therefore understand today that the Lord your God is He who goes over before you as a consuming fire. He will destroy them and bring them down before you; so you shall drive them out and destroy them quickly, as the Lord has said to you.
·        Jehovah Shammah, The Lord who is There will be with you every step of the way this year in Jesus name.
Ezekiel 48:35 (NLT) — 35 “The distance around the entire city will be 6 miles. And from that day the name of the city will be ‘The Lord Is There.’”
Ezekiel 48:35 (NKJV) — 35 All the way around shall be eighteen thousand cubits; and the name of the city from that day shall be: THE LORD IS THERE.

·        Be strong and courageous as you go this year.
Deuteronomy 31:6 (NKJV) — 6 Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.”


·        God will shine light to your pathways in the New Year in Jesus name.
Zechariah 14:7 (NKJV) — 7 It shall be one day Which is known to the Lord Neither day nor night. But at evening time it shall happen That it will be light.




7 Days of Fasting & Prayer

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7 Days of Fasting & Prayer January 1– 7, 2015
(Joel 1:14 NIV)  Declare a holy fast; call a sacred assembly. Summon the elders and all who live in the land to the house of the LORD your God, and cry out to the LORD.

2015 Theme—The Year of Open Doors
2015 Theme Bible Verse: Revelation 3:7-8…‘These things says He who is holy, He who is true, “He who has the key of David, He who opens and no one shuts, and shuts and no one opens”: 8 “I know your works. See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it; for you have a little strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name.
Theme Song for 2015: “God Will Make a Way”


  1. January 1st. Read Revelation 3:7-8; Isa 42:8-9. Pray that God opens doors of opportunities for you this year in Jesus’s name. Pray for fulfilment of God’s promises and the completion of all uncompleted projects in your life this year.
  2. January 2nd. Read Psalm 1:1-3; Matthew 6:33; Hebrews 10:25. Pray that God helps you to make Him your highest priority this year.
  3. January 3rd. Read 2 Kings 6:1-7. Pray that God’s agenda in your life will be fulfilled this year in Jesus’s name. Pray sound health and long life for all our church members.
  4. January 4th. Read Mathew 7:7-8; Psalm 46. Ask God what you want for you and your family this year. Pray for other members of your church family, as you feel led.
  5. January 5th Read Psalm 37:25; Philippians 4:19; Matthew 16:18. Pray for financial breakthrough for your church and your family this year. Pray for the growth of your church and removal of all obstacles to advancement.
  6. January 6th Read 1 Kings 17:7-16; Isaiah 65:17-25. Pray for a divine visitation to your situation this year in Jesus’s name.  Pray for an uncommon miracle this year in Jesus’s name.
  7. January 7th Read Psalm 103, 125 & 150. Praise God for who He is. Thank him for these seven days of fasting and prayer. Commit your ways to the Lord in prayer. Re-affirm your trust in God. Sing our theme song for this year: “God Will Make a Way.”


Sunday, September 7, 2014

How to Rekindle the Flame of Our Commitment

Series: Haggai: Overcoming a Moral Paralysis
How to Rekindle the Flame of Our Commitment
Memory Verse: Matthew 6:33 (NKJV) — 33 But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.

Text: Haggai 1:1-15

Introduction: Haggai 1:1; Psalm 137:1–6

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Series: Getting through what you are going through
EVEN IF
Memory Verse: Habakkuk 3:17–18 (NLT) — 17 Even though the fig trees have no blossoms, and there are no grapes on the vines; even though the olive crop fails, and the fields lie empty and barren; even though the flocks die in the fields, and the cattle barns are empty, 18 yet I will rejoice in the Lord! I will be joyful in the God of my salvation!

Text: Habakkuk 1:12-2:4; 3:1-2, 16-19.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

RESILIENCE

Getting Through What You are Going Through
RESILIENCE
Memory Verse: 2 Timothy 2:3 (NKJV) 3 You therefore must endure hardship as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.


TEXT: 2 Corinthians 11:23-30

Sunday, August 10, 2014

ASKING GOD WHY?

ASKING GOD WHY?

Memory Verse: Psalm 10:1 (NKJV) — 1 Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? Why do You hide in times of trouble?

Text: Habakkuk 1:1-11

Sunday, August 3, 2014

When Life Seems Unfair

Series: Getting Through What You are Going Through
When Life Seems Unfair

Memory Verse: 1 Peter 5:7 (NKJV) — 7 casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.

Text: Genesis 32:23–30

Sunday, July 27, 2014

When God is Delayed

Getting Through What You are Going Through
When God is Delayed

Memory Verse:For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jeremiah 29:11, NIV)


TEXT: John 11:1-44