An Earnest Plea For My Loved Ones
Lord Jesus, as I come before You, my heart is heavy with the weight of concern for my family members who have yet to know You. Every day, I am reminded of the gift of salvation You’ve extended, and my soul yearns for my family to be partakers of this divine inheritance.
I understand the magnitude of free will, and how each individual must make their own choice. Yet, my heart’s deepest desire is for them to come to a saving knowledge of You.
Each family gathering, each shared moment of laughter or sorrow, further fuels my prayer that they might know the richness of life with You. I recognize, Lord, that salvation is a personal journey. Yet my heart can’t help but long for the day when every member of my family stands in unity, proclaiming You as Lord and Savior.
Romans 10:9 If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead, he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
Prayers for Open Hearts And Spiritual Receptivity
Gracious Savior, I pray for the softening of my family’s hearts. Remove the scales from their eyes, the barriers, and strongholds that prevent them from seeing and understanding Your truths. I ask that You send laborers across their path – individuals who can share the gospel in a manner they’ll understand and resonate with.
May Your Word be illuminated in their lives, breaking through any doubts, fears, or misconceptions. In the quiet moments, when they reflect upon life’s deeper questions, I pray that Your Holy Spirit might whisper truths, gently guiding them towards a relationship with You.
Ezekiel 36:26 I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.
Isaiah 55:11 So is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.
Prayers For Blessings And Divine Protection Over My Family
Almighty Protector, I also lift up my family members, asking for Your blessings and protection upon their lives. Whether they know You or not, I ask that You’d surround them with Your favor, grace, and mercy.
Guard them from harm, shield them from the snares of the enemy, and lead them in paths of righteousness.
Lord, may their lives be filled with joy, peace, health, and prosperity. Let them experience Your goodness and mercy in tangible ways, and through these blessings, may their eyes be opened to the One from whom all blessings flow.
Numbers 6:24-26 The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.
Psalm 91:11 For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.
Cry For Salvation Of Family Members
Jehovah-Rophe, Your people are crying out every day for their families to be saved. Their mothers, their fathers, husbands, wives, sisters, brothers, in-laws and even the extended family, oh God.
Heal their aching bodies. Bind every curse spoken against them. Cover them under the blood of the lamb and cleanse them to be as white as snow. May they be born again and saved, through your mighty name.
Isaiah 55:11 So shall my word be that goes forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.
Acts 4:12 Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
Committing Their Lives To God’s Sovereign Hands
Sovereign Lord, while my heart deeply desires the salvation and blessing of my family, I recognize and submit to Your infinite wisdom. I trust in Your perfect timing, and I lay down my anxieties, knowing that You are at work even when I don’t see it. Every individual’s journey is unique, and You know the intricate details of each heart.
So, I commit my family into Your hands, entrusting each one to Your care. I will continue to pray, to hope, and to believe, knowing that You are a God who hears and answers prayers. Let Your will be done in their lives, and use me as an instrument of love, peace, and reconciliation.
Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.
Jeremiah 29:11 “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.”
Reaching Out For Our Lost Children
There are a lot of parents reaching out to you, oh Lord, seeking salvation for their children. Many of them have lost their way, but they shall be saved at the sound of your great name.
Save them from negative company, and bring them back to Christ. Help them to be a blessing in the lives of those who surround them.
Help them to understand and spread your word. Bring them back to you, oh Loving father. In Jesus’ most precious name, AMEN!!
Philippians 2:12–13 Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure.
Matthew 18:18 Verily I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever ye shall loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven.
Declaration over your Household
Now declare this personalized prayer over your loved one:
“You spirit operating in the life of my loved one, blinding ________ to the gospel, to keep ________ out of the kingdom of God, I bind you now. I belong to the Lord Jesus Christ. And I carry His authority and righteousness. So, in His Name, I command you to desist in your maneuvers. I spoil your house according to the Word of God and I enter into it to deliver my loved one from your hands.”
“Father, I’m asking You to send laborers across ________’s path, laborers who are equipped with the Word of God about salvation, the Baptism in the Holy Spirit, healing, and deliverance. Send laborers who can communicate effectively with ________ so Your Word can reach his/her heart.”