Prayers for your Leaders
Prayers for Leaders: Pastor E.A Adeboye Open Heavens Thursday, June 30th, 2022
Memory verse: Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and the authorities that exist are appointed by God. Romans 13:1 NKJV
Further reading: Proverbs 21:1-3
1. Lord, I want to thank You for all the leaders You have raised in this generation. Thank You for the political leaders as well as those in the Church. We know that no one can lead except You have chosen them; thank You for choosing these people, Lord.
2. Father, I pray that You give all our leaders wisdom and understanding to lead the people right. Give them the ability to discern, to know how to deal with each situation they are confronted with, in Jesus name.
3. Father, please send Your Holy Spirit to teach our leaders the best ways to lead, in Jesus name. Advise them every step of the way and let them listen to Your advice, in Jesus name.
4. Father, please strengthen our good leaders to continue to remain steadfast in leading the people right and remove every discouragement from their way, in Jesus name.
5. Father, every leader who refuses to do Your will, please remove him or her from that position of leadership, in Jesus name.
6. Father, please put in our leaders the zeal and passion to lead the people the right way. Let them be true servant-leaders, with the needs of the people as their utmost priority, in Jesus name.
7. Father, please give our leaders the confidence and boldness they need to do their jobs effectively, in Jesus name. Let them not be afraid to do things differently, for the good of the people, in Jesus name.
8. Father, please raise helpers for our leaders – people who will help them discharge their leadership duties effectively, in Jesus name.
9. Lord, in any sector where we need help in my nation, please raise a leader to fix the problems there, in Jesus name. Raise at least one leader that will make that sector great, in Jesus name.
10. Father, please let our leaders work together in love and unity. Don’t let there be hatred and discord amongst them, in Jesus name.
11. Father, please plant Your fear in the hearts of our leaders. Please make all our leaders righteous in Jesus name.
12. Your personal prayer requests for your leaders, especially those you interact with closely and whose decisions affect you directly.