There is a lot one can pray for as we enter into 2020. All prayers should be offered with thanksgiving to God. Here is a list of our top 12 recommended prayers for 2020 with scriptures.
1. Pray that the Lord your God will show you what to do and where to go in 2020.
Pray that the LORD your God will show us what to do and where to go.
2. Pray that the presence of the Lord will go with you and set you and your loved ones apart from all other people on the earth.
Then Moses said, “If you don’t personally go with us, don’t make us leave this place.
How will anyone know that you look favorably on me—on me and on your people—if you don’t go with us?
For your presence among us sets your people and me apart from all other people on the earth.”
3. Pray that you will be healthy in body, strong in spirit and live your life according to God’s truth.
3 John 1:2-3
Dear friend, I hope all is well with you and that you are as healthy in body as you are strong in spirit. Some of the traveling teachers recently returned and made me very happy by telling me about your faithfulness and that you are living according to the truth.
4. Pray that you will be a faithful witness of our Lord Jesus Christ to the world around you telling people about Him.
But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
5. Pray that nothing will separate you from the love of God that is revealed in Christ Jesus.
For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come,
nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
6. Pray for those in authority in your country that they will be saved and come into the knowledge of truth so that they can stand for righteousness.
1 Timothy 2:1-4
Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men,
for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence.
For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior, who desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth
7. Pray for the church of God that the voice of the church will not be silenced by ungodly authorities.
So they called them and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus.
8. Pray for God’s blessings, provision and protection over you and your loved ones throughout the year.
1 Chronicles 4:10
And Jabez called on the God of Israel saying, “Oh, that You would bless me indeed, and enlarge my territory, that Your hand would be with me, and that You would keep me from evil, that I may not cause pain!” So God granted him what he requested.
9. Pray that God’s kingdom will come and His will be done in your life as it is ordained in heaven.
Your kingdom come.
Your will be done
On earth as it is in heaven.
10. Pray that the Lord will deliver you from the evil one and from every works of darkness.
And do not lead us into temptation,
But deliver us from the evil one.
For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.
11. Pray that the Lord will grant you wisdom and knowledge to accomplish all He places on your heart this year.
2 Chronicles 1:9-10
“Now, O LORD God, let Your promise to David my father be established, for You have made me king over a people like the dust of the earth in multitude.
“Now give me wisdom and knowledge, that I may go out and come in before this people; for who can judge this great people of Yours?
12. Pray that your life will glorify the name of the Lord and draw men to Him.
“Father, glorify Your name.” Then a voice came from heaven, saying, “I have both glorified it and will glorify it again.”
Have a blessed and prayer answered year.