Father in the name of Jesus Christ, I pray against gang violence in the city of ______. I plead the blood of Jesus over this region and command violence to go! I decree and declare that the devastation and destruction caused by gang violence will cease! By the power of the blood of Jesus Christ, demonic strongholds of death and destruction caused by hatred, poverty, addiction and greed are coming down from over this city and are destroyed now! I rebuke the ruling spirits of Satan over the city of ______ that are perpetuating acts of hatred through gang violence. Spirits of bitterness, rage, anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice go in the name of Jesus Christ. I pray for the salvation of the people in the city of ______. I declare that this community will hear the Gospel preached and repent! Have mercy upon them Lord, forgive their sins and save their souls. I pray that the current and former gang members who are called by you God will boldly preach the Gospel to other gang members. Father forgive the churches that have not stood in the gap and prayed for the welfare of the community; forgive their carnality.
Forgive them for the sin of prayerlessness. Father you said in 2 Chronicles 7:14, “if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land”. Have mercy Lord. Heal and restore this land LORD!
I decree and declare, there shall be no further gang violence in the city ______. I claim this territory for God’s glory. The earth is the Lord’s and everything in it including the city of ______. Lord seal it with your blood! Encamp your angels of protection around and throughout this city.
Through the power of your Holy Spirit, I decree that law and order is restored back to the city of ______! Heavenly Father, thank you for leaders within the community who are filled with your wisdom and have the people’s best interest at heart. In Jesus’ name. Amen!
Isaiah 60:18; Ephesians 4:31; 2 Chronicles 7:14; Romans 13:1
Lord, the steps of a righteous person are ordered by you. Though I make plans for myself, I pray that you will guide me concerning ______. According to Psalms 32:8, you instruct me and teach me in the way I should go; you will counsel me with your eye upon me. In Jeremiah 29:11 you said, “call on me in prayer and I will answer you. I will show you great and mysterious things which you still do not know about.”
Heavenly Father, show me your perfect will, let me hear your voice clearly. For where there is no guidance, people fall, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety. Lead me by your Holy Spirit who counsels me. Keep me from the error of my own way. I trust you Lord with all my heart, I will not lean on my own understanding about ______, I look to you! Heavenly Father, you are the author and the finisher of my faith!
You have begun a good work in me and will be faithful to complete it! In Jesus’ name. Amen!
Father, according to your word in 1 John 1:9, if we confess our sins, you are faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. I confess the sin of _____ and repent for the guilt and shame it has caused in my life. Deliver me from the iniquity - immoral, gross behavior and condemnation of this sin. There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. You are the one who helps me, I will not be disgraced! I am not ashamed! Instead of shame, I have a double portion of your grace and favor! Instead of dishonor, I have the honor and your everlasting joy! My sins are washed away by the blood of Jesus. In Jesus’ name, Amen!
1 John 1:9; Isaiah 54:4, Romans 8:1