Are you looking for some prayers and Bible verses to help you get through the week ahead? May the Lord bless and keep you on this fresh new week of opportunity He has granted us. No matter what the week throws at you, start your week in prayer or offer a prayer for commanding your morning each day.
Remember, always pray with gratitude and ask for God’s guidance. Be blessed!
Prayers for The Week Ahead
Lord’s Favor Prayer for the Week Ahead
Father Lord, I come to your presence and thank you for this new week. Help me open my heart and ears to what you want to teach me. I thank you for this new day and the opportunity to connect with you and bring Your love into the lives of others. I grasp your hand Father, as you uphold and guide me through this week. Keep your presence with me so I can hear your voice and follow it.
Lord Jesus Christ, You are in every aspect of my life; every breath I take comes from You, because of You and for You. Thank you for blessing me with another day to come together as a family in Your name. I praise you for the gift of life, love, and hope. Keep me free from anything that would hinder me from being a better servant to you, Lord.
I surrender my life to you, Jesus, day by day, hour by hour, minute by minute, as I continue to learn about your word. Thank you, Lord Jesus Christ, for loving me and dying on the cross for my sins, without which I would be lost in my self-righteousness.
Isaiah 41:10Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Prayer for Peace in the Week Ahead
Father God, we thank You that this week is before us again; we praise You, Father God, that Your will is alignment with Your nature to provide everything good and perfect in our lives. I pray that this week might be marked by peace and hope, knowing that You are the source of all things.
The enemy wants to keep us apart, but we ask for Your people here on earth to unify under Your name and teachings. This would be the essence of peace, Lord Jesus Christ in me and through me, with me. When I feel alone or afraid, I will remind myself that no matter what happens in my life, there is a You there to help me through it.
There will be someone to help me make decisions when I don’t want to make them. Right now, Lord Jesus Christ, I want my life given over to you daily so that You are the theme and the strength of my life.
Proverbs 14:23In all toil there is profit, but mere talk tends only to poverty.
Thanksgiving Prayer for the Week Ahead
Father God, we thank you for blessing us with another week. We thank you for the ability to start over again in this new week. This gift of grace is a true reflection of your forgiveness and mercy.
I remember to be thankful that I did not have to carry the sins of my life last week over into this week. Help me begin with a clean slate so that I might continue to be a testimony of your goodness here on earth. Even though it seems like there is no good in the world, we know that You are making all things new in Christ Jesus and that Your light and Your love are breaking through the darkness.
Thessalonians 4:11And to aspire to live quietly, and to mind your own affairs, and to work with your hands, as we instructed you,
Hopefulness Prayer for the Week Ahead
Father God, we ask for Your aid in illuminating our paths through the week ahead. In Jesus’ name, we pray and ask that You help our minds renew with Your spirit and that Your thoughts and ideas will guide us in this new week. Help us to remember to walk by faith as we journey through this life.
I lift up my heart to you this week, Lord God. I pray that you stand by my side and help me face whatever might stand against me. For with you at my side, who can hope to stop me?
Philippians 4:8Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.
Protection Prayer for the Week Ahead
Father God, I ask that You help me to walk in Your protection in the coming week. Grant me the awareness and understanding that I can be set free from any dangerous situations or temptations that may come my way.
The enemy will do what he can to prevent us from walking in Your protection, but only by resting in faith and being anchored with your word will we be able to overcome these attacks Satan. Let us live our lives without fear of danger or disappointment.
Deuteronomy 31:6Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.
Prayer for Health & Prosperity This Week
Father God, thank you for the blessing of healthy bodies strong minds and healthy finances. Help me to understand that these things are gifts from You that I can use to reach others; with Your help, I know that I can be a blessing to someone in their time of need.
Help me to overcome my own fears about not being able to do what needs doing, and let them go so that I might be successful. Father, we request that You would keep us safe from all harm on this earth, may we live holy lives filled with love and good deeds.
Ephesians 4:29Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.
Gratitude Prayer for the New Week
Father God, thank you for being my source of spiritual strength. I thank You for not leaving me without direction in this life. The enemy wants me to be fearful and miserable, but Your love is strong and Your peace is sweeter than all else. Help me to know that Your guidance is perfect and that my plans are with You; Amen.
John 15:10If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love.
Prayer to Prepare for the Week Ahead
Father God, I thank You for helping me to operate in wisdom. Help me to remember the promises of Your word and those that I have prayed for, help me to be patient with the situations that come up in my life and help me not to underestimate Your power.
When I feel uncertain of what to do or where to focus this week, I turn to You O’ Lord. Guide my thoughts and hands to Your divine will and help me be prepared for the week You have placed before you. Help me to act as You would have me act and be as You would have me be.
Reach down and touch me with your grace as I begin this new week father.
Timothy 2:15Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth.
Prayer for Peace in the Week Ahead
Father God, thank You for bringing me to this point in my life. I know that You have work for me to do and that You have a plan for each of us. Help me to remain peaceful in the situations that come up this week, and let my heart be filled with joy and thanksgiving to God.
Help me to live with a grateful attitude no matter what comes into my life. Amen.
Philippians 4:13I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
Bible Verses for The Week Ahead
But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
For the Scripture says, “You shall not muzzle an ox when it treads out the grain, and, “The laborer deserves his wages.
But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be the glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.
On the first day of every week, each of you is to put something aside and store it up, as he may prosper, so that there will be no collecting when I come.
For God is not unjust so as to overlook your work and the love that you have shown for his name in serving the saints, as you still do.
And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.
Prayer Points for The Week Ahead
- Pray that the week ahead will bring you grace and favor.
- Pray that things will go well for you and your family in the week ahead.
- Pray that those who need to hear the word of God this week will do so. Those who need to feel His presence will feel His love.
- Pray that those who are facing difficulties will find divine provision.
- Pray for those this week who are feeling overwhelmed or stressed so that they can find peace in the Lord.
- Pray for important decisions you will make this week, that they are the right choices.
- Pray for our church leaders and members so that they will be filled with the Holy Spirit.
- Pray for the unbelievers around the world so that they will come to know Christ as their Savior and let Him enter their lives this week.
Let us share your prayer for the week ahead around the world.