Here are prayer points for youth you can use to pray.
Do you ever pray for the youth in your church, community and nation?
You’d better start doing that now.
Youth are the future of any people, nation, church, organization and all.
They have strength, power, vibrancy, skill and knowledge.
They have everything that makes for greatness and success; they are the next generation.
But they have many problems too.
They lack wisdom most of the time.
They have character problem more often than not; exuberance, pride, anger, self, over indulgence and lots of many other problem.
That’s why you have to pray for them; and that’s why these prayer points for youth are very relevant.
Is that not why the devil always goes after them to use them to destroy themselves and others.
So, now is the time to take prayer for the youth of our nation serious.
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Prayer Points For Youth
The following are prayer points for you can pray right away:
1. Pray and ask the Lord to raise up strong and vibrant youth in all fields of endeavors, in Jesus name.
And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do; the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their commandment. (1 Chronicles 12:32, KJV)
2. Pray and ask the Lord to fill them with skill and knowledge, in Jesus name.
As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams. (Daniel 1:17, KJV)
3. Pray and ask the Lord to fill them with the spirit of excellence in all things, in Jesus name.
Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and princes, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole realm. (Daniel 6:3, KJV)
4. Pray and ask the Lord to fill them with creative wisdom for more witty inventions in the field of science and technology, in Jesus name.
I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge of witty inventions. (Proverbs 8:12, KJV)
5. Pray and ask the Lord to help them use their strength for worthy causes, in the service of God and humanity, in Jesus name.
6. Pray and ask the Lord to help instill in them the fear of the Lord to guide their pursuits and conduct, in Jesus name.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding. (Proverbs 9:10, KJV )
7. Pray and ask the Lord to help raise them with vision and purpose, in Jesus name.
8. Pray and ask the Lord to help them develop strong, positive, nation building character, in Jesus name.
And shall make him of quick understanding in the fear of the LORD: and he shall not judge after the sight of his eyes, neither reprove after the hearing of his ears. (Isaiah 11:3, KJV)
9. Pray and ask the Lord to help them to love righteousness and hate iniquity, in Jesus name.
Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows. (Hebrews 1:9, KJV)
10. Pray and ask the Lord to help them see and understand the true meaning and life and living, in Jesus name.
Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. (Ecclesiastes 12:13)
11. Pray and ask the Holy Spirit to inspire in their hearts genuine love for God and for His kingdom, in Jesus name.
Take good heed therefore unto yourselves, that ye love the LORD your God. (Joshua 23:11, KJV)
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12. Pray and ask the Lord to call and anoint many of them for public offices and leadership, in Jesus name.
13. Pray and ask the Lord to call and anoint them for businesses, trade and commerce, in Jesus name.
And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore. (1 Kings 4:29, KJV)
14. Pray and ask the Lord to call and inspire many for full time service in the kingdom of God as pastors and leaders in the body of Christ.
And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry. (1 Timothy 1:12, KJV)
15. Pray and ask the Lord to guide them into places and opportunities of greatness, impact and relevance, in Jesus name.
16. Pray and ask the Lord to anoint their minds with excellence and academic prowess, in Jesus name.
And in all matters of wisdom and understanding, that the king enquired of them, he found them ten times better than all the magicians and astrologers that were in all his realm. (Daniel 1:20, KJV)
17. Pray and ask the Holy Spirit to breathe on their mind to make them creators in every field of endeavors, in Jesus name.
And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship. (Exo 31:3, KJV)
18. Pray and ask the Lord to inspire their heart to be peace lovers, in Jesus name.
Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, hath turned my wrath away from the children of Israel, while he was zealous for my sake among them, that I consumed not the children of Israel in my jealousy. Wherefore say, Behold, I give unto him my covenant of peace: And he shall have it, and his seed after him, even the covenant of an everlasting priesthood; because he was zealous for his God, and made an atonement for the children of Israel. (Numbers 25:11-13, KJV)
19. Pray and ask the Lord to help them embrace peace and unity, in Jesus name.
He shall enter into peace: they shall rest in their beds, each one walking in his uprightness. (Isaiah 57:2, KJV)
20. Pray and ask the Lord to keep them from unreasonable wicked men who are used by Satan to influence minds for evil.
And that we may be delivered from unreasonable and wicked men: for all men have not faith. (2 Thessalonians 3:2, KJV)
21. Pray and ask the Lord to help them not to fall for extreme religious ideologies and fanaticism that are the foundation and trigger for terrorism today, in Jesus name.
For ye have heard of my conversation in time past in the Jews’ religion, how that beyond measure I persecuted the church of God, and wasted it. (Galatians 1:13, KJV)
22. Pray and declare that they will see the light and embrace the truth of God in Christ, in Jesus name.
Behold, thou desirest truth in the inward parts: and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom. (Psalm 51:6, KJV)
23. Pray and declare that they will not fall for sexual perverseness and corruption of the flesh and of the mind that is the order of the day in our world today, in Jesus name.
And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet. (Romans 1:27, KJV)
Now, go ahead and thank God for answer to prayers, in Jesus name.
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Nonetheless exhaustive, these prayer points for youth will help get you started and headed the right direction as you pray.
They are scriptural; bible based and will certainly move the hand of God for the rescue and preservation of our youth today.
They will also birth in the youth a new passion, love and vision for God and for a bright future and a better world.
God is depending on every generation to reach and save its generation; the youth of today must save the day.
And to make that happen, you have got to stand in the place of prayer for them.
Now, to add, we think that praying these prayer points for youth in the spirit will help you do your praying well.
This is because when you pray in the spirit, you pray satisfactorily and exhaustively.
Quote Ephesians 6:18 and 1 Corinthians 14:2
All the best!