Jesus is Lord Sunrise Prayer Relay 2022

Jesus is Lord: New Year’s Sunrise Prayer Relay 2022

6 January 2022

1.7 MINS

Believers gathered all over the world to welcome the new year with prayer and fellowship. May God shower abundant blessings upon the nations in 2022.

Thank you for awakening the dawn in prayer on New Year’s Day 2022.

It is so wonderful to be a part of this initiative joining believers in prayer all around the world either at public places or in their homes; it is like a wave of prayer over the nations to begin the new year.

We love receiving all the photos, videos, and stories from around the world. If you have anything to share, please email us.

Here are some of the photos we have received so far:

Southport, QLD, Australia

Southport QLD prayer

“Rain was pouring but still,
40 people met at Southport on the Gold Coast this morning!”
~ Donna

Portland, VIC, Australia

Portland VIC prayer

~ Megan

Mount Hoechsten, Germany

Germany prayer

“Blessings to you from Southern Germany!
What a joy to start the new year right!
We declared Jesus is Lord over our nation!
Again we could stand in unity on Mount Hoechsten
to ‘awaken the dawn’ with a spectacular mountain view of the Swiss Alps.
2022 shall be a year of movement into the promised timeline of God. Let’s go!”
~ Andrea

Port Noarlunga, SA, Australia

South Australia prayer

~ Anna


Japan prayer

“Awakening the dawn with prayer in Japan!” ~ Ko

Tumbarumba, NSW, Australia

NSW prayer

~ Debbie

Cleveland, TN, USA

USA prayer

“The morning started rainy and wet,
but cleared as we prayed for our city and a Great Awakening!”
~ Kate

Strezlecki Lookout, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

NSW prayer

~ Cassandra

Hořovice, Czech Republic

Czech prayer

~ Frantisek

To see more photos, check out this photo album. We will keep updating this as we receive more photos, and we are also putting the videos we receive on the Facebook page.

Ringwood, UK

Washington, DC, USA

Let’s continue to pray and go in 2022. May the Kingdom of God come and His will be done in your life, in your family, in your nation, and in the nations, on earth as it is in Heaven.

From the rising of the sun to where it sets,
the name of the Lord is to be praised.

~ Psalm 113:3


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  1. Kaylene Emery 7 January 2022 at 5:52 pm - Reply

    Such a stunning prayer from Washington DC. The photo’s communicate with such power. Thank you n God bless one n all.

  2. Lucy Cheesman 8 January 2022 at 7:17 am - Reply

    I prayed alone but knew I wasn’t buvthe Holy Spirit of God. Seeing these photos is great encouragement and reminder God sees everything at all times in all places. His Kingdom reigns!

  3. Carole Kirton 8 January 2022 at 3:53 pm - Reply

    Yes, He is a mighty and awesome Father and although sometimes we are few in number He hears and sees all! It was wonderful to know we were joined by thousands around the world praising God and crying out to Him for His nations and peoples!

  4. Warwick Marsh 8 January 2022 at 9:02 pm - Reply

    Wonderful way to kick of the year!!!!!!

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