Twenty years ago, on a crisp day in the fall of 1999, a small, ragtag, band of worshipers and
intercessors gave themselves to a ridiculous and beautiful dream.
Hour by hour, day after day, sometimes in an empty room, men and women, young and old, all
to gather to a vision as simple in its essence as it was extraordinary in its scope:
unceasing prayer with
worship. “We will give everything!” they said, “Even every hour of life itself—day and
the supreme worth of Jesus to a jaded and unbelieving generation.”
It was crazy, it was lavish, it was foolish. And it was totally worth it. In the grace of
mission has spread across nations and continents, and will never, ever change until Jesus
20,000 Staff(Present and Former)
20 MillionMan-Hoursof Prayer
20,000 yearlyAttendees atOnething Conference
Annual website visits
Nations and territories accessing online resources
Languages represented in prayer meetings
Children & teens equipped since 1999
As a missions base founded on 24/7 prayer with
ministries and outreach function as an outflow of prayer and intimacy with the Lord.
Preparing people and families
Preparing for the future
Passion for Jesus.
Compassion for People.
Forerunner Church’s foundational commitment is to be the local church expression of the International House of Prayer of Kansas City (IHOPKC).
Some give themselves to the prayer missionary lifestyle and become staff. Some give
support, and love. Every part is needed. We encourage you to partner with us as
one great company contending for the full manifestation of the glory of Jesus at the
culmination of the
We have a number of exciting developments, innovations, changes, and improvements—some
huge. Our new home page is just a taste of what we'll roll out, in stages, over the next
Suffice to say: 2020 is going to be a great year. Stay tuned for more details.
We have many great ways for you to connect—short term or long
to explore joining our staff as an intercessory missionary.