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15 Happy New Month of April Prayers

How can we pray over the month of April

April is a wonderful time of year.  With longer, warmer days, springtime often feels like a new beginning.   This is the perfect time of year for a fresh start as the struggles of the past months are left behind.

Our heavenly Father is pleased when we draw near to him at the start of a new month.  He wants to shower his children with an abundance of blessings and meet our daily needs.

Today, we’ll look at 15 April prayers for a beautiful new month.  Lift these prayers before God’s throne as you ask him for a blessed month filled with great things.

Prayers for April

The hope of a new month is a good time to refocus, reflect, and find direction for the future as we lift heartfelt prayers to the Lord.  

The challenges of the previous months are history.   A new month is a good time to let the hope of God wash over us in fresh ways.

Dear friend, if you would like to experience the blessings of the Lord, embrace personal growth, and have a fresh encounter with the Lord, I invite you to add the following requests to your daily prayers.

Consider these happy new month messages shared between you and God.   He is delighted when you draw near to him in prayer.

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Happy New Month of April Prayer

Do you want April to mark the beginning of a month filled with deeper joy and happiness?  

Would you like God’s blessings to rain down upon you in abundance?

God is pleased when you seek his face and pursue him in prayer.   Start this month by directly asking him to fill you with the abundance of peace, joy, and happiness you desire.

Almighty God, thank you for the abundance of happiness we find in your presence.  At the beginning of this wonderful month, I pray that you will bless me and fill my life with pleasant surprises.  Please lead me to greater heights in my relationship with you and continue to direct my footsteps.  Amen.

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Thanksgiving Prayer for April

Scripture repeatedly reminds us to bring our requests to God with thanksgiving.  

Gratitude is important because it changes the way we see the world.  Cultivating a thankful heart can even change the way our brains work.

God’s Word reminds us to focus on what is pure, lovely, good, right, and true (see Philippians 4:8).

For this reason, it is important to thank God for the blessings in our lives and thank God for who he is.  Here is a thanksgiving prayer for the new month.

Father God, thank you for the many blessings in my life.  Thank you for family members who love and care about me, for the work you place in front of me daily, and for the home in which I live.   I acknowledge that all good things in my life come from you, and I thank you for these many blessings.  Amen.

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Restoration Prayer for April

Our heavenly Father is the great Restorer.  There is nothing that is so broken that he cannot restore and revive it.

Do you need his restorative touch today?  

Approach his throne boldly and ask him to touch the parts of your life that need to be mended and restored.  He is waiting to work in your life.

Lord God, thank you for seeing every daily need in my life.  Today, I pray that you will restore what has been broken in my life.  In your great power, please mend the relationships that have fallen apart, heal my heart, bind up my wounds, and unify the hearts of those who have stepped into disunity as only you can.  Amen.  

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April Prayer for Family

We are called to intercede for the people God has placed in our lives.   The beginning of a new month is a good time to focus on praying for our loved ones.

Regardless of whether your relationships with your family members are strong or weak, thriving or faltering, begin this new month by praying for your family.  

God will bless your family members, and he will also bless you as you are faithful in prayer.

Dear God, thank you for the family members you have placed in my life.   I pray that you will draw these loved ones closer to you as you continue to work in their lives.  I also pray good wishes upon each of them.  Please shower them with the most beautiful things this world has to offer and bless them with your abundant gifts.  Amen.  

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April Prayer for Friends

God places friends in our spheres of influence because he designed us to live in relationships with one another.  

Whether you are praying for your best friend, a good friend, or a new friend, praying for your friends will bless them.  

Thank God for the gift of friends in your life and ask God to lead them deeper into his love.  

God wants all of his children to live in close relationships with him, and this is a powerful prayer to pray over your friends.

Lord God, I am grateful for my friends.  Thank you for putting these people in my life and blessing me with their presence.  I pray for my friends today and ask you to draw them deeper into your love, give them good health, bless them in all of their endeavors, and help them to run to you when life is challenging.  Amen.

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Spring Renewal Prayer for April

The grace of God holds the power to transform our lives.  God imparts his grace when he works in our lives to do what we are unable to do in our human strength.  

At the beginning of this wonderful new month, pray for a fresh encounter with God’s grace.  

God wants to renew your mind, body, soul, and spirit.  Pray this prayer for God to impart his grace and bring renewal into your life.

Dear God, thank you that nothing is too hard for you.  You hold the power to make all things new.  I pray that you will renew my heart, mind, spirit, soul, and every area of my life as I step into this new month.  Please pour out your grace as you work in my life to accomplish your will.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Prosperity

God delights in blessing his children.  His blessings take on many forms.  Sometimes, he blesses us with material prosperity.

At other times, God’s blessings come in the form of spiritual growth, often disguising themselves as challenges.  Pray the following prayer as you ask God for prosperity in your life.

Dear heavenly Father, thank you for loving us so wholly and unconditionally.  Thank you for your promise not to withhold good things from your children.  Today, I ask you to bless me with prosperity in the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual realms, and I open myself to receive the good gifts you have for me—even the gifts that come in disguise.   I pray this in Jesus’ name.  Amen.

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Financial Blessings Prayer for April

God is our Provider.  He wants us to be good stewards of our material possessions, and he is also capable of blessing our finances.

If you could use God’s blessings over your financial situation, pray the following prayer.

Lord God, thank you for every blessing in my life.  Thank you for providing the financial means for survival and even flourishing in this world.  Please bless my finances this month as I do my part to be a good steward of the gifts with which you have entrusted me.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Health

God is the restorer of our physical bodies, and he wants his children to live in good health.  

We can pray for our emotional, mental, spiritual, and physical health, and God will hear our prayers.

Regardless of whether you are in good health or have been battling to overcome a health struggle, ask God to bless your body, mind, soul, and spirit with good health.  

This prayer aligns with his will for your life, and he will hear your prayer.

Dear Father, thank you for the body you have given to me.  I ask you to mend the ailments that are bothering my physical body, heal my emotional wounds, and renew my mind.  I embrace the gift of good health and thank you that this is your will for me.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Joy and Peace

God’s Word promises that when we approach him in prayer and thanksgiving, giving him our worries and cares, he will fill us with the peace that surpasses understanding (see Philippians 4:6-7).

God wants to fill us with his joy, and his joy gives us strength (see Nehemiah 8:10).  

For more joy and peace, draw near to God, give thanks, cast your cares on him, and open your heart to receive his joy and peace.

Here is a prayer to guide you into this joy and peace:

Lord God, thank you for the abundant blessings in my life.  Today, I cast my cares on you and give you my worries.   (Name at least one specific worry that has been bothering you.)  I lift my burden to you and trust that you can take care of this as I surrender control.   In exchange, I receive your joy and peace.  Amen.

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April Prayer for New Goals

A new month is a good time to set new goals.  Take a moment to reflect on the past months and consider the goals you pursued and how those endeavors worked out.

Then, ask God to guide you in setting new goals for the future.   Where do you sense him leading and directing you?  

Talk to him in prayer and be sure to leave a few quiet moments to receive any gentle impression or insightful thoughts he might impart to you.

Lord, as I reflect on the past, I notice some goals that I achieved as well as some goals that I failed to reach.  Please guide me in setting new goals and moving into the future.  Align my heart with yours so that my priorities and focus align with yours.  I will follow wherever you lead me.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Hope

God is the Father of all Hope.  Our greatest hope is found in the good news of the gospel: Jesus loves us so much that he died on the cross to receive the payment we deserve for our sins. 

At the beginning of this new month, take the time to thank God for the good news of the gospel.  

Ask him to help you give you hope as you face life’s trials and troubled times, remembering that your hope is not found in escaping discomfort.  

Instead, your hope is found in the fact that Jesus will never leave your side.

Father God, thank you for the hope we find in Christ Jesus.  I put my hope in Jesus and receive his gift of salvation.  Please fill me with the hope that is found in knowing that Jesus is with me in every situation and that he will provide for all of my needs.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Greater Influence

God wants his children to be influencers on earth.  We are called to bear his light and carry his love to the lost and hurting.  

Ask God to expand your territory so that your influence for his kingdom might reach farther on earth.

God wants to work through you and in you so that multitudes will be drawn into his love through your faithfulness. Pray the following prayer as you ask God to expand your influence.

Lord God, thank you for calling me to partner with you in sharing your love with the world.  I ask that you expand my influence so that I might carry the hope of Christ to more people and truly be your ambassador on earth.  Prepare the hearts of these people and lead me to those who are hungry for an encounter with you.  Amen.

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April Prayer for Wisdom

As we carry God’s love into the world, and as we go about the daily work required for survival, we are all in need of wisdom.  God has promised to give wisdom to those who ask for it.

At the beginning of this new month, ask God to fill you with his wisdom in all situations.  

Ask for wisdom so that you will know how to answer others, wisdom in making decisions, and wisdom that will help you love those who are hurting.

Father, thank you for being wise and all-knowing.  Please fill me with your wisdom so that I will know how to answer those who ask me about the hope I find in you.  I also ask for your wisdom in making decisions and as I aim to follow you in all of my ways.  Amen.

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April Prayer for a Fresh Outpouring of Love

God is love.  He wants us to learn to live in his love in such a way that we are his vessels, his love flowing through us and touching others with its healing power.

Ask God to help you soak in a fresh outpouring of his love so that you might carry his love into the world around you.  

Pray that others will be drawn to him by the love they see in you.   Here is a prayer to pray:

Lord, thank you for being the source of all love and the source of everything good on earth.  Please fill me afresh with your love so that I might carry this love to the world and be your vessel.  I want your love to flow through me and touch others so that many people will be drawn deeper into your goodness, compassion, mercy, and lovingkindness.  Amen.

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At the beginning of this fantastic new month, may these prayer points help you draw close to the Lord.  

May God meet you in profound ways and touch your heart with his love like never before.  

May these happy new month prayers fill you with hope and joy as you encounter the Father’s heart.

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You are deeply loved and cherished by your heavenly Father, and he is delighted when you spend time seeking his face in prayer.  

May this special month lead you into a deeper and closer relationship with him.

Continue seeking his face, casting your cares on him, and asking him to draw you deeper into his love.  He wants to transform your life, heal your heart, and refresh your soul.

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