Prayers for the Month of April
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13 Powerful Prayers for the Month of April

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This morning, I felt God’s desire to take the church into a new season. He challenged me to remove old pain, bitterness, fears, and mindsets so that I can make space for a new season in my life.

Letting go of the old when you don’t know what’s next is painful, but it’s time to embrace the newness in your life. It’s not a coincidence that April is the first full month of the spring season, a season of new beginnings and growth. And it’s also not a coincidence that Jesus Christ was resurrected in April, a symbol of new life and hope.

Spring is a time for rebirth, blooming, and renewal!

Just as a new plant seems to bud quickly, even though the human eye cannot detect the small progress of growth taking place over a period of time. Similarly, God’s promises have been growing and are now budding and blooming for us to see. I believe we are entering into a season of SUDDENLY, SWIFTLY, and IMPOSSIBLE possibilities. Will you press in for a release of hope, blessings, and promises in April? You have been delighting in the Lord for so long, and He wants to give you the desires of your heart. Remember that God is real, so let’s act like it and start celebrating the victory before it arrives.

Prayer for Victory

I thank you for the victory in every area of my life God. I thank you that your promises are true and you will never leave or forsake me. I delight in your love Abba. I declare that you are capable of the impossible and you can turn any situation around. I believe your word God. I believe in your power to cancel out every demonic plot, curse, spell, and assignment on my life. I say hallelujah because no satanic plan can steal your predestined victories!

I am excited to see your full measure of grace, blessings, and healing poured out in my life and the one’s who I love. I ask that you would give me peace and remove any doubt or fear within me. I trust that you are behind the scenes fighting my battles even when it seems my enemies are numerous. I trust in you to get the victory God. I submit to your battle plans and ask that you would teach me to submit to your holy strategy for war. Amen.

Bible References:

  • “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10
  • 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.” 2 Peter 3:9
  • Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.” Ephesians 6:10-18
  • No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. Romans 8:37

Prayer to Defeat Darkness with Your Light

Dear God,

As I carry Your light through the darkness of this world, I know that there will be those who resist its glow. Help me to remain steadfast in Your truth, Even when others seek to dim Your light within me.

I recognize that I don’t fight against flesh and blood, But against powers and principalities that seek to defeat me, To instill insecurity and fear, and to fill me with pain.

Grant me the strength to persevere, And the wisdom to understand the fears that drive others away. May Your light shine brightly through me, Even in the face of opposition and doubt.

Protect me from the schemes of darkness, And guide me to bring Your truth and love to those who need it most. Let my actions and words reflect Your grace, And may Your light illuminate the path for all who seek You.

In Your name, I pray, Amen.

Release of Blessings

God, you are consistently faithful, so I will patiently await your blessings every day in April. I ask for strength to stand firm in faith when things are hard. I thank you because you are not slow to act even when it feels you’re not doing anything. I know that in the right time and when you’re ready, you will do the impossible SUDDENLY. I trust in you, Lord. Abba, I rejoice because your voice is guiding me into your goodness. You speak, Father, and I listen carefully.

I rejoice because you are my director, protector, and the lover of my soul. Thank you, God, for always looking out for my best interests. I appreciate that you have good things in store for me and that you do not keep anything good from me. I praise you, Jehovah Jireh, for you are my provider, and you cause doors of blessings to be opened in my life. You withhold no good thing from me, Lord. I trust you to lead me and provide extravagantly for everything that I need.

Bible References:

  • “But suddenly there will be no more gloom for the land that suffered.” Isaiah 9:1
  •  “And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, “This is the way, walk in it,” when you turn to the right or when you turn to the left.” Isaiah 30:21
  •  For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly.” Psalm 84:11 
  • For whoever finds me finds life and obtains favor from the Lord.” Proverbs 8:35


Prayer to Open Our Eyes Lord

Abba father, cause our hearts to break for what breaks yours. Give us eyes to see the pain and brokenness in the world. I ask that we would become concerned with healing the world and bringing your glorious kingdom to every heart around us. In Jesus’ name, I declare salvation, freedom, and breakthrough over all of this globe. May this be the month that prodigal sons return to the church and their families. Thank you, Lord, for removing pride, bitterness, pain, and anything that hinders love. Thank you, God, that your kingdom will come. I rejoice because you will always be the victor, God. I stand in agreement with your plan to save humanity and my unsaved loved ones. You are a good God, and I’m excited to see how you will turn everything that Satan meant for evil into something good. Amen.

Bible references:

  • Matthew 6:10: “Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.”
  • 1 Timothy 2:1-4: “I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people—for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth.”


Prayer to Release Burdens

Oh Lord, I come to you with this burden that I carry. You promised that your burden is light and your yoke is easy, so I rejoice in your promise to give me peace in my body. You are a good God, and you never break your promises. With faith, I surrender all my problems to you. I trust you with my loved ones, my finances, my health, and everything that causes me grief. I trust you, God, to move on my behalf and to solve all these issues. I will patiently wait for you to give me joy and give me insight about the situation. As I wait, I ask for the strength and wisdom to remain hopeful that you hear my prayers and move swiftly on my behalf. Oh Lord, you are so good and so loving. I am delighted to be loved by such a powerful and amazing Father in heaven. Amen.

Bible References:

  • Matthew 11:28-30: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”
  • Romans 15:13: “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”


Prayer for Love to Flow from my Heart

God, help me to be a vessel of love. I ask that the fruits of the spirit would develop within me and everything I say would be filled with peace, love, mercy, and joy. And when I’m faced with difficulties, I pray that my heart would be still and know that you are God. For you fight all my battles and I need only to be silent.

Thank you for giving me the Holy Spirit God. For no argument, conflict, nor temptation can cause me to be unholy when I lean on your divine strength. Through you Abba, I can demonstrate self-control, mercy, grace, forgiveness, and patience. I thank you God for giving me discernment and wisdom to navigate moments of anger, frustration, and offense. Through your help God, I will be a testimony of your great love. I rejoice because I get to partner with you in healing humanity.

Papa God, help me to slow down and love all those that are around me. I want to be still and show others that you are God. Help me to be slow to speak and quick to listen. Help me to speak what you desire to those around me. And guard my tongue father, for I only want to speak what edifies. Remove pride, argument, and self-interest from my heart, so I can be selfless and love others without hindrance.


Prayer for my Loved Ones

I declare Joshua 24:15 over my household and my family. By faith, I believe that You are moving powerfully in the lives of my family and friends. Thank You, God, for healing their hearts as I pray right now. I thank You that they will see signs of Your love and that they will dream dreams that lead them back to You. I rejoice because You are an intentional God who is going after their hearts and working on their behalf to bring wholeness, joy, and peace to their situation. I pray that they will experience supernatural insight and revelation, so they can step into the full knowledge of Your love. In Jesus’ name, I declare the power of His blood that saves, looses strongholds, and transforms over my loved ones and all those who need it on this earth. Thank You because the blood still works, and Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross was not in vain. You will have the victory, God, and I will rejoice in advance because You will win. Amen.

Dear God, I come before you with a heart full of gratitude for your constant love and protection over my family and loved ones. I pray that you will continue to keep them safe from harm and danger. Please wrap your arms around them and shield them from any threats that may come their way. I trust in your power to keep them safe and secure under your loving care. I thank you, God, because your angels are surrounding them as we speak. Thank you for keeping their minds pure, joyful, and full of peace. I rejoice because my family and friends are safe in your hands. You guide them to safety and keep them in your perfect peace. I also ask that you would give me peace, faith, and strength to stand firm in your promise to save, deliver, and heal my family. I need your help to release my fears, worries, and anxieties, for you are a God worthy of my trust, and I give you the control. Amen.


Additional Prayers

Daily New Week Prayer for Each Day

Use this prayer daily throughout the week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

O’ Lord, I thank you for the renewal of my mind this morning. Today, I shift my focus from the temporal things to Kingdom matters. I thank you that you call me friend and you speak to me daily. Today, I ask for an increase in the ability to listen to your gentle leadings, so I can honor you in every way. I ask that you would remove every Satanic plan that seeks to destroy me today. And if you allow the obstacle to stay, I ask that you would give me supernatural strength to conquer it and remain righteous. Thank you that you’re perfecting me through daily trials and removing the selfish nature of my flesh. Hollow me out Lord, and remove anything that hinders love. I ask you to refill me with your righteousness, love, self-control, discipline, compassionate empathy, and discernment.

I thank you for preparing the way before me and directing me on the narrow path towards your heart and wisdom. I ask for a fresh release of opportunities, fruits of the spirit, and spiritual insight into my life. I thank you in advance for favor, open doors, and supernatural moments to spread the gospel. I pray over my family, job, church, and finances. I declare your will and your plans to reign supreme in this world. I ask that you would cover me in every area possible and help me to walk in confidence that you protect and guide me. I pray for great opportunities and peaceful moments this week. O’ Lord, help me to declare your truth over my life this week and walk in my authority and identity. Amen.

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Prayer Against World Wars

Countries don’t just go to war because it’s as always simple as the media makes it. Let’s pray that God exposes the hidden motives and injustices, so that we can solve the root of the problem. Let’s pray that the truth doesn’t go undercover and that we don’t keep fighting over the SAME problems that aren’t really getting solved. Let’s plead for God’s intervention to TRULY solve issues once and for all.

O' Lord, I thank you for all that you are doing behind the scenes. I ask for your Heaven's news report because the news report of men can be wicked. I thank you because you know the injustices that every country has faced and you bring justice despite the lies of man. I pray against political bullying and the use of power to intimidate. I ask that you would rebuke, redirect, and restore anything that is broken within the government of my country and the governments globally. O' Lord, I thank you that you are the God that can bring anyone into your loving arms and set them upon a path of righteousness. I declare that nations globally are coming under your authority as we speak. Thank you for releasing spiritual advisors to direct the course of governments globally. 

I declare spiritual leaders like the Daniels, Josephs, and Esthers in the Bible to rise up. Thank you that a powerful army of your children are being released into high places to replace, expose, and restore anything that the enemy has planned. I rejoice because you are interrupting Satan's plan for Russia, Ukraine, the Middle East, China, Israel, Africa, and every other country. I declare every nation that is being led by demonic entities and wickedness in high places to be torn down and exposed. I ask for your ministering angels to protect the lives of innocent civilians in war struck countries. I rebuke every witch's or warlock's curse and I stand in agreement that the globe is being loosed from the authority of Satan. Abba father, I ask that you search the heart of deceivers and expose their lust for money, power, war, and division.  You are the higher authority God and I thank you that you will have your spotless bride. Amen.

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Bible References:

  • Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people whom he has chosen as his heritage! Psalm 33:12 
  • If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land. 2 Chronicles 7:14 

Prayer Against the Enemies’ Plans

Abba Father, I submit my tender and fragile spirit into your mighty hands. My human and/or spiritual enemies have surrounded me and they wear on my emotions and cause my strength to decrease. I ask that you would help me to move my gaze from their deceptive plots and allow me to focus on Heaven’s strategy for warfare. I declare that I will not let the enemies’ plot scare me because I know you are near to me father.

 I thank you that you are the alpha and omega, the Great I am, the one that parted the sea, and the God that causes all things to work together for my good. I remember your miraculous works Abba. I remember that you destroyed the enemies’ plans to trap humanity into darkness; by sending your only begotten son Jesus Christ as a final sacrifice for sin. I am in awe of your love for humanity God and I choose to partner with you in prayer for the salvation of souls across the globe. I declare that the enemies’ plans for me are derailed, exposed, and destroyed.

I agree that every negative word and witches’ curse spoken over me is canceled. Thank you father for canceling every demonic assignments on my life. I trust you God to give me the strength and courage needed to believe that you will avenge me and fight my battles. I ask for patience, love, gentle kindness, wisdom, and faith to finish this trial strong. Thank you Elohim Shomri, for you are my protector and even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. Amen.

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Prayer to Hear God’s Guidance

O' Lord, I am in need of your guidance and direction. You said your word would be a lamp to my feet. You promised that you would show me which way to walk. And you promised that the spirit of truth would come and guide me into holiness and your divine path. So I declare your word to be true Abba. I declare that you are the promise keeper that never goes back on your word. I ask to hear your voice so clearly on the next steps and decisions that I need to make. I trust that you will speak father and when you do I wont hesitate to walk in the direction you choose. 

Steady my heart father, so I can remain confident in your goodness despite any disappointments or obstacles that I may encounter on this journey. I know you are good and you withhold no good thing from me. I will mediate on your words day and night Lord. I will wait on you because I know you don't put the righteous to shame. I will trust that you will protect me from bad relationships, wolves in sheep clothings, unGodly council, and false prophets that seek to corrupt your word and cause me to stumble. O' how I love you father. I love how you love me. And I ask for a heart that can choose you all the days of my life. Amen.

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Bible References:

  • And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, “This is the way, walk in it,” when you turn to the right or when you turn to the left. Isaiah 30:21
  • When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. John 16:13
  • “For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.” Romans 8:14
  • “The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way.” Psalm 37:23

Christina Daniels is the founder of Adorned Heart. She is devoted to learning about human behavior and its affects on society. She received a B.A. in Psychology and M.A. in Public Policy. She hopes to use her life and academic experience to empower & heal the hearts of women!

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