Praying for My Husband

One of the most important roles a wife can have is to pray for her husband. Jesus said, “Again, I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven” (Matthew 18:19 NIV).

THIS IS IMPORTANT: Because we never want to embarrass our husbands or betray a confidence, all requests will be approved before they are posted. Some may be edited to remove any details that would embarrass him or dishonor him in any way. We don’t need to share all the details…God knows every single one of them!

Here are a couple of reminders from my book, Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe:

“Prayer is not for twisting God’s arm to convince Him to do your bidding. He already has your best interest in mind. He already has your husband’s best interests in mind. Amazingly, He invites you to play a part in the miracle of making your husband into the man He created him to be.”

“Prayer is how God chose to engineer the flow of His power and activity from the spiritual realm into the physical realm. Prayer is the conduit through which God’s power is released and His will is brought to ‘earth as it in in heaven.'”

“Through prayer, the Enemy’s plans are intercepted; the principalities and authorities are defeated. Through prayer, the power and provision of God flows into the lives of His people.”

Since ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God beside You, who acts on behalf of those who wait for him” (Isaiah 64:4 NIV).

I invite you to leave your prayer requests for your husband below. As you do please pray for the entry below your name. You may even want to go through the list and pray for several.

I can’t wait to join you in prayer for that man of yours! Thank you for trusting me and your sisters in Christ to join you.

Click here to leave a prayer request or praise report!

42 Responses to Praying for My Husband

  1. Patience January 30, 2016 at 1:47 pm #

    Dear sisters in prayer. Please pray for my husband to receive the Holy Spirit. That God may send him a spiritual ambush to soften his heart. That he may learn and understand that he can do all things he needs to through Christ who strengthens him and learn to give all the worries he carries on his shoulders to God who conquers all. In Jesus name Imthank you

  2. Sheri January 30, 2016 at 6:35 pm #

    Prayer for my husband to have an undivided heart to not be afraid to re-open his heart to Gods amazing love and know Jobn 3:17 as well as 3:16 for God is love

  3. chris January 31, 2016 at 11:33 pm #

    Please pray for my husband to turn back to Jesus. Please pray for the restoration of our marriage and family.

  4. Julie lowery February 3, 2016 at 12:50 pm #

    Please pray for my husbands health and filling of the Holy Spirit, that his relationship with God would be rekindled and also that I will be a helper and not a hindrance and to look at my marriage through God’s eyes.

  5. Suzanne February 3, 2016 at 6:35 pm #

    Father, God of all possibilities, I come to you to ask you for forgiveness, compassion and love. I thank you for the love of family and what I once shared. Now, at this moment Satan is trying his utmost best to steal, destroy and kill my marriages and families. But God’s power is greater than that of Satan’s.

    Blood of Jesus, cover us with your blood. Bring my husband Ricky to come to know, love and serve you lord. Blood of Jesus, remove any evil force which has a veil over the bodies, mind and spirit of my stray husband that he may come to realize the life that he is living is not of him. May he be uncomfortable in the lifestyle that he is living now?

    Father, touch the lives of those persons whom Satan has brought into our lives to place a wedge between our spouses and our families. Blood of Jesus wash them and cleanse them, so that they too may be uncomfortable living this type of lifestyle. Let them come to realize that they should do unto others what they would like to do unto them.
    Give us, those spouses who are standing and awaiting the return of our spouses to return home. Grant us patience and courage to fight this battle with you at our side, upholding us in the times when we faulted and fail to place our focus on you Lord. May your mind be our mind and may the words that come from our lips be of grace to the hearers.
    Give us peace, love and unity and grant continuance and restoration of our marriage.

    This we ask in your most precious name in Jesus. Amen

  6. Jeimmy Modin February 11, 2016 at 5:08 am #

    Hello dear sister in prayer, please pray for my beloved husband who is going through a lot and don’t know what to do because he haven’t accept Jesus in his heart. Pray he will open his heart to him and be happy ones and for all.
    My love to you all.

  7. Obasi February 18, 2016 at 8:29 am #

    Please pray for strength for my husband in this time when temptation looms.That he will turn his heart completely back to God, and that God will give him a fresh love for me and restore our marriage.

    • Angie February 25, 2016 at 4:38 pm #

      In Jesus name , Satan you have no power to destroy this marriage. Believe jy sister help is on the way.

  8. Sandra February 24, 2016 at 9:30 pm #

    I am praying for my husband to change from the inside out and trust in the Lord about everything… Such as finances, work and realize that lotto is not the answer.

  9. Angie February 25, 2016 at 4:36 pm #

    Dear sisters , please pray for my husband that he can except that the plans of the heart is from the man but the answer of the tongue comes from the Lord. (Proverbs 16.1) i pray in Jesus name that God will grand him an engineer job he desire for. I pray that God show him mercy by blessing us abandonedly. I pray in Jesus name that his health may be restored and joy will come back. Satan you have no power over my husband i rebuke your sly schemes upon him in Jesus name….Amen.

  10. Kelly August 9, 2016 at 6:43 am #

    Father God I ask that you watch over Ron as he is working far away and feels like this is the only way he can make money. I. ask that you guard his heart his eyes and protect him from the temptations that are coming daily. Touchy him Lord and awake in his spiritual gifts. Defeat Satan in his life and bring him home to me. Help his father that he may find work at home and that we may finally have a chance to be together as one. Wrap your arms around him father I love him, and help me to love him as you do. Protectors, and bring him home.

  11. Shelley October 14, 2016 at 6:59 pm #

    dear sisters in Christ Jesus our Lord! join me in prayer and agrrement for the salvation of Chris A and for the deliverance from addiction to alcohol. I wait with you all in anticipation, excitement and joy to the answer to our prayer requests Amen!

  12. Sharon December 12, 2016 at 6:50 am #

    Beloved Sisters in Christ,
    Pray Colossians 1:9-13 & Matthew 6:33 for my Husband.
    I ask that the Lord God would be His focus day and night and he would please focus on pleasing Him and not man

  13. MaryJo December 12, 2016 at 8:21 am #

    If god is omnipotent, which is self-refuting and contradictory, does this mean that he purposely inflicts this suffering upon you?

    • Sharon Jaynes December 12, 2016 at 11:32 am #

      Sometimes God allows suffering, but it always for our good. Looking through Scripture, sometimes God uses adverse circumstances to draw people back to Himself.

  14. Sandy December 12, 2016 at 11:06 pm #

    Please pray for my husband to accept Christ and to live for Him. My boys need a godly man’s guidance in their lives; their father’s guidance.

  15. Ariana Hoskins December 14, 2016 at 10:00 am #

    Father in Heaven, I pray that you would bring my husband to a saving knowledge of you. I pray that you would help me see my role as a privilege, and not a chore or burden. In Jesus name, amen.

  16. Jennifer Labone December 21, 2016 at 10:22 pm #

    Please pray for my husband , who works too hard & long & is so mentally & physically stressed trying to pay the bills & is exhausted; please pray for him so that his eyes will be turned to the beautiful face of Our Lord Jesus, so that he can rest in the arms of the Lord & come to know Him, rely on Him, to trust & love Him. Thank you & may God Bless you

  17. Shannon January 12, 2017 at 6:53 am #

    Please pray for my husband and our marriage his family is always breaking us up and taking him away from the Lord!!!!!! And me so please pray for my strength in Christ to stay and for him to stand on God and his word even if it’s against his family so maybe one day they to can be saved !!!

    • Sharon Jaynes January 12, 2017 at 9:11 am #

      I prayed for you this morning!

  18. AussieGirl January 30, 2017 at 11:37 pm #

    Pray for my husband to realise his need to go back to church/reconnect with God and for God to change his heart and mind towards attending. Also pray for him to receive the help he needs to succeed in all aspects of his life.

  19. Julie March 13, 2017 at 5:24 pm #

    I’m on day 28 of the 30 day challenge. I don’t see God working but I have faith that he is working all things for my good. My husband is having an inappropriate relationship with a lady that works for him. We have discussed it several times and he has made no effort to try to rebuild the trust or respect that has been lost in our marriage due to this. He has asked that I leave our home and I really don’t know what to do. I am praying that God will work in his heart to help save our marriage. I ask that you all pray God’s will be done. I have Jesus so I know I will be ok.

    • Lindsay December 31, 2017 at 12:58 am #

      I too have been asked to move out. It’s a difficult situation- I pray for wisdom for you – comfort in God’s love – and for the Lord to touch your husbands heart and mind – helping clarify his thinking – seeing Gods will for his life and embracing it. May your marriage be healed. In Jesus’ name

  20. Aletha March 20, 2017 at 9:31 am #

    Please pray for my husband that he will accept Jesus Christ into his life. My husband is confused and does not know what he wants at this time. I ask that you pray that he is no longer double-minded or confused. Pray that God will soften his heart. That he will know that he can do all things through Christ who strengthens him. Please pray that our marriage and family are restored. Satan is trying to steal, kill and destroy our marriage and family. But I know that God is the author and finisher of all things. Pray that my husband will be uncomfortable in the life style he is currently living. Touch those that Satan has brought into his life; place a wedge between them and my husband and that they too will seek God and want Him in their lives. Also pray that I will continue to have strength and peace knowing that our God is working behind the scenes. In Jesus Name, Amen

  21. Michelle Foshee April 7, 2017 at 6:36 am #

    My precious Husband went to the eye doctor for routine visit and he came home with a scheduled MRI of his brain and a sleep study to check his oxygen blood levels. This is very scary! My Husband is my rock,the mere thought of losing him,breaks my ❤️! Please pray with me that the pressure is disolved and they find nothing in Jesus name!

    • Gilda April 18, 2017 at 9:53 am #

      I prayed for your husband for good results according to God’s will and God’s peace for you Michelle.

  22. Elaina April 14, 2017 at 10:12 am #

    Please pray for my husband and I to get back or create intermcey,we love each very much but we both make time for Everyone and Everything but we lack Big Time in that area, it’s really taken A tool on me and how I feel sss A woman,The Lord has healed our marriage and love for each other but the Intermcey is really A issue..Thank You All for your prayers,and know you will be having mine.May the Lord Bless and hear All our Prayers

    • Gilda April 18, 2017 at 9:57 am #

      I prayed for your marriage and intimacy relationship. You might want to cosider the book Moments Together for Intimacy Devotions for Drawing Near to God & One Another by Dennis and Barabara Rainey. God bless and keep your marriage!

  23. Gilda April 15, 2017 at 4:55 pm #

    Please pray for my husband to be more active and interested in our daily couple prayers and Bible reading. I want him to take the lead and be the spiritual leader. Praise the Lord that he is assisting prayer services regularly. Praise God for his salvation and answered prayers and His plan according to Jeremiah 29:11!

  24. Charlene April 24, 2017 at 7:35 am #

    Please pray for my marriage , we have been married for 13 years , and have two beautiful daughters age 12 and 1, my husband has been having an affair , and has since left the marital home, I really do not want to divorce but my husband’s heart is hardened and it seems he doesn’t want to leave this other woman

    • Gilda April 30, 2017 at 7:07 am #

      Charlene, i prayed for your marriage. Continue to persevere, pray and do your utmost to salvage your marriage. Our God is a God of miracles!

  25. Teiah May 3, 2017 at 8:11 am #

    Please pray for my husband to turn back to Christ, for God to soften his heart and renew the right spirit in him. I pray Father that you restore our marriage. In Jesus name. Amen

    • Lindsay December 31, 2017 at 12:47 am #

      I am right there with you sister. I pray for your comfort and peace and your husband’s eyes, ears, mind and heart to be touched. I have strong faith that God is the only one can heal marriages- I pray He does good works in your marriage and blesses you for being faithful. Pray and wait. Trust in the Lord – That’s my biggest challenge right now. ❤️

  26. Vicki November 28, 2017 at 10:35 am #

    I so pray for my husband of 45 years to give his life to the LORD. We have been through so much and yet he still can not believe in “something he can not see”. I pray he receives a supernatural touch from our heavenly father so he can know without a doubt how deeply God loves him.

    • Lindsay December 31, 2017 at 12:44 am #

      Prayers Vicki- bless you for your spiritual strength- I pray God’s timing is perfect with your husband. He can flex His love and help your husband find peace in knowing Him. Once he feels God’s peace- there is no denying His exsistance.

  27. Lindsay December 31, 2017 at 12:39 am #

    Please pray for my husband to be happy. He is so angry and resentful. I pray for his joy to return and him to be able to hear God – seeking God for guidance and refuge.
    Thank you so much

  28. Susan February 26, 2018 at 12:42 pm #

    Pray for God to soften my husband’s heart and to draw him back to Himself and to open his eyes to the truth regardi ng our marriage. Pray for our marriage which has not been doing well at all. We are married 34 years and there have not been many happy years. I just dont have anything else left in me to give to it.

  29. Valerie March 6, 2018 at 2:34 am #

    i pray that God remove my husband double mindness and pride. i pray that God turn him back around to seek his face and have God first and foremost in his life

  30. Shannon Pate April 4, 2018 at 6:12 am #

    Pray for my husbands negative ” I hate life in general” He has awful luck and is always aggrivated and angry at me ..he is harsh and shows very little affection..he can’t provide because he was laid off and he just can’t manage the stress..pray that I can be the wife God intended me to be.and what he needs

  31. Sherry May 7, 2018 at 8:52 am #

    Partners in prayer,

    please join me in prayer for my husband to surrender his life to God. I pray that the walls around his heart and mind be broken down in Jesus’ name! I bind any and all outside influences in our marrriage that are not of God. I declare that he will surrender his ways to God’s ways, and that he will be the man of God that he has already been called to be.
    In Jesus’ Name,

  32. Andrenette May 14, 2018 at 6:44 am #

    Dear Sisters in Christ,

    Please pray for my husbands salvation, deliverance and emotional healing. Also, for restoration in my marriage.

  33. Jyne June 18, 2018 at 10:50 am #

    Please pray for my husband David Green, he is committing adultery, he is double minded

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