One of the most important things you can do for your husband as a wife is to pray for him. A wife is a husband’s helper. But what do you do if you are physically unable of helping your husband? You get down on your knees and offer him your prayers.
Marriage carries a lot of responsibilities. However, if you always pray for your husband to God, you are bringing your marriage to him, and he will take care of everything that marriage includes.
So if you are ready to start praying for your husband, here are 7 prayer points for husband with bible verses that can serve as a guide for praying for your husband.
Bible verses to pray over my husband
Pray for his relationship with God
In order for your husband’s relationship with everyone including you to be a good one, he needs to first build a relationship with God.
A man can not build a good relationship with his wife and neighbors without a strong foundation in God. So it is important to pray for his relationship with God.
When your husband has a good relationship with God, he will be deeply rooted in the word of God and live according to the word.
When he has a good relationship with God, then God can draw closer to him and God’s purpose for his life can be achieved.
Bible verses to pray for his relationship with God
I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.Ephesians 3:16-19
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
Prayer for my husband’s relationship with God
Almighty Father, thank you for my husband’s life. I pray that you will get closer to him so that he can grow closer to you. Allow him to open his heart to you so that you can live in him. Help him to believe that you have a plan for his life and you are the one who knows what is best for him.
Fill his heart with a desire to learn more about you. Help him to read and understand the bible and also apply the teachings in the bible in his life. Let him adore you beyond all else, and assist him in realizing and comprehending your love for him. Only in you, can he find meaning and fulfillment in life. Amen.
Pray for wisdom for him
Your husband is the head of the family. This means that he’s going to be making a lot of decisions for the family, including certain rules in the house.
Every decision a man makes affects his life and his family, whether it’s a work decision or a family decision, so you have to pray for wisdom for him. So that whatever decision he makes for the family will be in accordance with the will of God.
Bible verses to pray for wisdom for my husband
For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.Proverbs 2:6
The one who gets wisdom loves life; the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper.Proverbs 19:8
Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.Psalm 90:12
Prayer for wisdom for my husband
Dear God, I come before you today to present my husband to you. Assist him in all of his endeavors. Bless him with divine wisdom and insight. Teach him not to rely on his own views and opinions. Give him patience with the things he doesn’t understand. Lord, guide him and direct his steps. Let him rely on you in every situation. Assist him in forming relationships with people who will be beneficial to the mission you have for him. In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen
Pray for his role as a husband and a father
Life is not easy. being a husband is not easy and raising children is not easy either. All of these responsibilities can burden your husband and make him worry. So pray for his role as a father and a husband.
Seek God’s guidance for him, so that he can treat you right as his loving wife and he can raise the children right in the Lord.
Bible verses to pray for his role as a husband and a father
In this same way, husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.Ephesians 5:28
Enjoy life with your wife, whom you love, all the days of this meaningless life that God has given you under the sun—all your meaningless days. For this is your lot in life and in your toilsome labor under the sun.Ecclesiastes 9:9
Do everything in love.1 Corinthians 16:14
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.Ephesians 6:4
Prayer for my husband’s role
Dear God, thank you for the wonderful husband you have given me. Teach him to appreciate and adore me as his wife. Assist him in remaining dedicated to his marriage and his role as a father. When his obligations become too much for him to handle, kindly reassure him and remind him that you are in charge. Fill his heart with affection and happiness for this family. Assist him in being a positive role model for our children. Give him the wisdom and understanding he needs to properly raise these children. In Jesus’ name, bless him, Father, and let all he does bring him peace and joy. Amen
Pray for inner peace for my husband
Men worry a lot, but it can seem like they aren’t bothered because they don’t talk much as women do. As a man and the head of the family, most husbands feel burdened with all the responsibilities that they have to take care of.
Some even have extended family who still depend on them and that can be very overwhelming. Although your husband might not tell you all his problems and his worries, it is important that you pray for him.
So that when you can’t be there to tell him that everything is going to be alright, God will be his comforter.
Bible verses to pray for inner peace for my husband
When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.Psalm 94:19
Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.Romans 14:19
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.1 Peter 5:7
Prayer for inner peace for my husband
Dear loving God, I’m entrusting my husband to your care right now. Assist him in letting go of his worries. Teach him to lay down his fears and worries at your feet. Please save him and give him rest when life becomes too hard for him. Please do not let the burdens of life overwhelm him. Provide him with inner peace and solace. I know he worries a lot about all of us as the man of the house. Please let him know that you are our provider and protector and that he does not need to worry about us. Father, thank you for relieving his anxieties and infusing his heart with serenity and joy. Amen
Pray for strength and protection for him
Your husband’s health is a very important prayer point. You have to pray for the strength of the Lord to be upon his life. Pray for divine health and protection for him, so that no physical or spiritual evil can befall him,
The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.Psalm 28:7
The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?Psalm 118:6
Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.3 John 1:2
Prayer for strength and protection for my husband
Father Lord, I am grateful for my husband’s life. Thank you for the wonderful things you continue to do in his life. I pray that you continue to protect and guide him. Always go ahead of him and behind him wherever he goes. Do not let any evil get close to him. Be his protection and always guide him home safely. Please give him courage when he is fearful and strength when he is weak. Grant him grace and good health all his days, in Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen
Pray for his work
Pray that God blesses your husband’s work. It is through his work that he is able to provide for the family, so pray that every work he does will be prosperous.
One major problem that men worry about is the work and their finances, so pray and dedicate that part of his life to God, so your husband can be at peace.
Bible verses to pray for his work
Do you see someone skilled in their work? They will serve before kings; they will not serve before officials of low rank.Proverbs 22:29
May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us— yes, establish the work of our hands.Psalm 90:17
Prayer for my husband’s work
I dedicate my husband’s work to you. Please bless his hands and everything he does. Bless his work and help him to excel at it. Open new doors of opportunities for him and walk him through the doors. Remove any obstacles that may be preventing him from progressing with his work. Give him the wisdom he needs to solve any issues he encounters at work. Give him the assurance that he can do his job well. Allow him to flourish at the work he does. Grant him your grace and favor and make him prosperous in Jesus’ mighty name. Amen
Pray against temptations in his life
This is a very important prayer point for your husband. The downfall of a man can be a result of temptation. So pray against temptation for your husband. The devil finds what you want, your deepest desires and he tempts you with it.
Look around you and you will find that temptations are everywhere, so pray for your husband, so he doesn’t fall for the lies of the devil.
Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.Colossians 3:2
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil oneMatthew 6:13
On reaching the place, he said to them, “Pray that you will not fall into temptation.”Luke 22:40
Prayer against temptation in my husband’s life
Dear God, you know what’s on my husband’s mind and what he wants. Give him the ability to resist temptation. Help him seek you first, rather than earthly things, so that his mind is centered on you and he does not succumb to temptation. I pray for his relationships. Please assist him in forming relationships with people who will bring him closer to you. Please eliminate those from his path who will lead him to sin. Give him the determination to live a life that will bring honor to your name. In Jesus’ name, help him to always turn away from sin. Amen.