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15 Awesome Prayers for My Brother

15 Awesome Prayers for My Brother

The dawn of a new day is always evidence of God’s faithfulness towards it. It’s a blessing to wake up each day. Hence, we shouldn’t take for granted the gift of life God has given not just to us; but to our brother also.

Nothing says “I LOVE YOU brother” better than offering prayers of thanks for him every morning. You open the gates of Heaven over your brother’s life when you offer prayers for him every morning.

Offering prayers for your brother will shower blessings on his day and make his mornings prosperous. With these prayers for my brother, you can intercede in every area of his life.

Here are 15  Prayers for my Brother.


  1. Morning Prayer for My Brother.

Psalm 20:4 (NIV) – May he give you the desires of your heart and make all your plans succeed.

Dear God, thank you for this morning and the gift of life. I particularly thank you for the life of my amazing brother. He is the light and the joy of the family; we are thankful for his presence in our lives.

Lord, I pray for him this morning that you bless him according to the desires of his heart. I also pray that you order his steps and cause his path to shine brighter with each passing day. I command your blessings upon his life, and I decree that it is well with him.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Big Brother.

Isaiah 30:18 (NIV) – Yet the Lord longs to be gracious to you; he rises to show you mercy and compassion for the Lord is a God of Justice. Blessed are all who wait for him.

Heavenly Father, elder brothers, are great, but mine is the best. I’m always grateful for your wisdom in sending him ahead of me. He has become my wise confidant and protector. I pray on this day that you counsel and protect him always.

I also ask that you be gracious to him. Lord, I request that you show compassion in all that concerns him. Open the windows of Heaven over his life and rain down favor and blessings upon him today and always.

In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother at Work.

Proverbs 22:29 (NIV) – Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve before kings; he will not serve before obscure men.

Abba Father, my heart will not stop praying for my brother because he is the best brother ever.

Thank you for assisting him in shouldering the responsibility of taking care of the family. I ask Lord that you bless him and prosper the work of his hands and establish him in it.

I pray that your blessings, Oh Lord, will make him prosperous, never adding any sorrow. Lastly, Lord, make him even more diligent in his job and keep him alive to enjoy the fruit of his labor.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother Coming Back.

Zephaniah 3:17 (NIV) – The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save.

He will take great delight in you; he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing. 

Awesome God, thank you for the years that my brother has been away in the army. I’m very grateful to you for having preserved his life until now. The news of his return is the best news I have heard in a long time. Oh! How I have missed him.

Dear Lord, I ask that you guard him back. I pray that his journey will be smooth and free of any accidents, whether by air or road. Finally, I ask you to be with him and keep him safe until he returns home safely.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer for my Brother Far Away.

Numbers 6:24-26 (NIV) – The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you;

the Lord turn his face towards you and give you peace.

Gracious Father, I commit my brother, who has been abroad for a while now, into your hands. You have favored his stay in a strange land and blessed him with abundance. I ask that you continue your wonderful works in his life.

Precious Holy Spirit, please continue to be gracious towards him. I ask that you lift your countenance upon him and give him peace. It’s also my prayer that in his loneliness, you will be with him as a friend and confidant.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother for Success.

2 Peter 1:3 (NIV) – His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.

Everlasting Father, your word tells us that you have given us everything that pertains to life and godliness. This includes all that we need to live a successful life. So I pray for my brother today that you will bless him and cause him to succeed.

I pray that this morning will usher him into a new light with every step he takes. Abba Father, I also ask that you bless the work of his hands and his endeavors daily. Lastly, I ask that you release to him all that he needs for his next level of greatness.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother from Another Mother.

Romans 15:13 (NIV) – The God of hope fills you with all joy and peace as you overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.  

Heavenly Father, I bless your name for the gift of friendship I enjoy with ____. I call him my brother from another mother; that’s how much he means to me. He is the kind of friend the Scripture describes as one that sticks closer than a brother.

Today, I request that you bless him and fill his heart with peace. By faith, I declare that the joy of the Lord will be his strength every day of his life.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

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  1. Prayer for My Brother Health.

Psalm 103:2-3 (NIV) – Praise the Lord, O my soul; and forget not all his benefits – who forgives all your sins and heal all your diseases. 

Sovereign Lord, I request that you give my brother good health. Sustain him physically, spiritually, mentally, and emotionally. I also ask that you give him the discipline to live a healthy life and make healthy choices.

Lord Jesus, I ask your blessings upon his food and water. May they be nourishment to his body and strength to his soul. Most importantly, lay your hands upon his life to drive sickness far from his dwelling.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother’s Job.

James 1:17 (NIV) – Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the father who does not change like shifting shadows.

Awesome God, the Scripture tells me that every good and perfect gift comes from you. Thank you because you have blessed my brother with a good job; I request that you will sustain him in it. And imbue him with wisdom to do his job excellently.

Abba Father, bless him and take him to higher levels in his place of work. May his promotions never be delayed nor denied. I ask that you lift his head like the horn of a unicorn.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother’s Journey.

Isaiah 45:2 (NIV) – I will go before you and level the mountains; I will break down gates of bronze and cut through bars of iron.

Faithful God, as my brother embarks on this journey today, I ask that you will go with him. I pray that your presence will go ahead of him to make every crooked road straight. Order his steps so that this journey will be a blessing to him.

Lord, please watch over his going out and coming in. I also pray that you will build a shield around him and lead him safely to his destination on this journey.

Thank you because I am convinced that this journey will end in praise.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother on his Graduation.

Luke 2:52 (NIV) – And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and Man.

Almighty God, my heart is filled with so much joy today because my brother is graduating. Indeed, you are a faithful God, and I can’t help but praise you today. In the name of Jesus, today, I declare over his life that he will continue to climb higher on the ladder of greatness.

May he be above only and never beneath in all that he does. I pray that he will find favor with men and with God. The sky will not be his limit but his starting point. By faith, I declare that he will fly high above his equals. Lastly, I decree that every day of his life will demonstrate your faithfulness, dear God.

In Jesus’ mighty name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother’s Protection.

Isaiah 49:16 (NIV) – See, I have engraved you in the palm of your hands; your walls are ever before me.

Merciful God, I’m grateful for a new day and for my brother’s life. Your protective eyes watched over him throughout the night. This morning I ask that you preserve his life and keep him safe from violent men.

I also ask that you cover him with your banner of love. Keep him as the apple of your eye; may the sun not smite him this day, nor the moon by night. Give your angels charge over him, and all that concerns him.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother’s Quick Recovery.

Mark 5:34 (NIV) – He said to her, Daughter, your faith has healed you; go in peace and be freed from your suffering.

Great Healer, I commit my sick brother into your healing hands. I ask that you speak your word and restore his health. I ask that you stretch out your hands upon his life and bring him healing.

Renew his strength and heal him of what ails him. Quicken his body and fill him with the healing power of your spirit. Above all, may his recovery be quick to the glory of your name.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother’s Relationship.

Philippians 1:6 (NIV) – Being confident in this that he who began a good work in you will carry it unto completion until the day of Christ Jesus.

Lord Jesus, your word says that it is not good for a man to remain alone. This means that when a man comes to a certain age, he should get himself a wife. My brother is of that age, in my opinion, but his relationship doesn’t look like it’s moving forward.

So I pray that you will cause his relationship to flourish. Help him realize the beautiful lady he has in his life. And encourage him to do the needful and move the relationship to the next level.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Brother and His Wife.

Isaiah 46:4 (NIV) – Even to your old age and grey hairs, I am he. I am he who will sustain you, I have made you, and I will carry you. I will sustain you, and I will rescue you.

Almighty God, I pray that your glory will rest upon my brother and his wife. I pray for his wife that today will be a good day in her life. Grant the desires of her heart and hear her cries for help.

Lord, I ask that you meet her according to the expectations of her heart; because your word says that the expectation of the righteous will not be cut short. So, bless her marriage and cause both of them to be fruitful.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Life can sometimes be difficult for our brothers because of the responsibilities they shoulder. But we don’t have to let them bear it alone; we can ease their burdens when we uphold them in prayers. This is why it’s important that you pray these prayers for my brother as often as you can.

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