Breakthrough Prayer and Scriptures

Are you looking for a breakthrough?  Waiting for something to happen that hasn’t happened in a long time?

God has a specific formula on how to get your breakthrough.  Why is it some people can pray prayers and things happen right away while others have to wait for such a long time for anything to happen?  We would like to share with you some scriptures and a step by step formula and prayer to step into your breakthrough for this year.

First, let’s look at some bible scriptures that give an outline for breakthrough and let’s look at some stories in the bible on how men and women of God have received exactly what they asked for in prayer.

1.  Confess your sins.  Repent.

There are some that think because we are Christians we don’t sin.  This is not truth.  We are still sinners and we sin just about everyday in our thoughts and deeds.  Some are sins of commission (we did something wrong) or sins of omission (we failed to do something that we should do) Therefore, we need to ask for forgiveness of our sin BEFORE we ask God to give us anything.  We have to make sure that there is nothing standing in the way of our prayers being answered.

Proverbs 28:13 (NIV)

Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper,
but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.”

Psalm 66:18-20 (NIV)

“If I had cherished sin in my heart,
the Lord would not have listened;
 but God has surely listened
and has heard my prayer.
Praise be to God,
who has not rejected my prayer
or withheld his love from me!”

2.  Make sure that what you are asking for is the will of God

God is not going to answer prayers that are not according to His will.  Find the scriptures in the bible that support your request and this will be the basis of your request.  God’s word is the truth and He is obligated to fulfill His word.

1 John 5:14-15 (NIV)

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.”

John 8:32 (NIV)

Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

3.  Ask God to endow you with faith to believe

For the breakthrough to happen you must have faith that God will answer your prayer.

Acts 1:8 (NIV)

But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”

4.  Be Persistent.  This is the most important point.

Ask, Seek, Knock!  Ask, Seek, Knock!  Imagine that I walk up to a house and I Ask someone outside if “so and so” is inside the house, I received no ask-seek-knockanswer so my next step is to walk up to the house and Seek out the person so I may say “Hello, is “so and so” home?”.  Then I take it  a step further and I knock.  When you are knocking on a door, you knock until someone opens it.  The action of Knocking is repetitive.  Go ahead, start knocking on a door and you’ll see that it’s not knocking until you’ve done it several times.  No one goes up to a door, whispers, raps on it once and thinks that someone will answer.  Therefore, when you go to God in prayer…Ask, Seek, KNOCK.  Don’t get tired of asking…keep asking, keep seeking, keep knocking.  This is a continual motion.

Matthew 7:7-12 (NIV) Ask, Seek, Knock

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

“Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!”

Here’s another story of persistence…

Luke 18:1-8 (NIV)
The Parable of the Persistent Widow

“Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’ “For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, ‘Even though I don’t fear God or care what people think, yet because this widow keeps bothering me, I will see that she gets justice, so that she won’t eventually come and attack me!’” And the Lord said, “Listen to what the unjust judge says. And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he keep putting them off? I tell you, he will see that they get justice, and quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on the earth?”


And a story of faith and persistence in prayer

1 Kings 18:41-45 (NIV)

And Elijah said to Ahab, “Go, eat and drink, for there is the sound of a heavy rain.” So Ahab went off to eat and drink, but Elijah climbed to the top of Carmel, bent down to the ground and put his face between his knees.

“Go and look toward the sea,” he told his servant. And he went up and looked.

“There is nothing there,” he said.

Seven times Elijah said, “Go back.”

The seventh time the servant reported, “A cloud as small as a man’s hand is rising from the sea.”

So Elijah said, “Go and tell Ahab, ‘Hitch up your chariot and go down before the rain stops you.’”

Meanwhile, the sky grew black with clouds, the wind rose, a heavy rain started falling and Ahab rode off to Jezreel.


We trust that this formula will help you to receive the breakthrough that you have been waiting for.

Here’s a prayer for your breakthrough

Most High God, I come before you covered under the blood of Jesus and I thank you for the forgiveness that He has imparted to me by dying for my sins.  Forgive me of my iniquities and specifically for the sin of _________________________.  I pray that you will give me the grace to continue to walk in truth and not fall into that sin again.  I pray that you would bind the hand of the enemy so that I will not be tempted in this area again but I know that if he comes again you will provide a way for me to escape the temptation.  Give me the heart and mind of Christ to love You as You have loved me.  I pray that  you would give me the faith to believe for the breakthrough in the area of __________________.  You know how long I have waited for this.  Forgive me for  my sin of unbelief.  Speak to my heart and show me if this is Your will.  I know you are obligated to fulfill Your word.  You are not a man that you should lie or the son of a man that you need to repent. I know Your word and Your promises are Yes and Amen.  I can rely on Your immutability and on the answer to this prayer.  Bring scriptures to my heart and mind that I can use to stand on your promises and receive my breakthrough.  Most of all God grant me a persistent heart that I can continue to Ask, Seek & Knock until you open that door.  Thank you for creating this opportunity where I have to bow my knee to your power and trust You.  I ask all of these things in the precious name of Jesus, Amen.

When you get the scriptures that are specifically targeting your need, speak them daily and watch what the Lord will do!

We are certain that God will do a new thing in your life in this area and we would like to hear from you.  Leave us a comment below.

Here is a list of bible verses based on numerous topics find the one that refers to you and use these for declarations.

You can also call one of the prayer lines and someone will pray with you over the phone.

Here are some Scriptures on faith and a Prayer for faith



33 thoughts on “Breakthrough Prayer and Scriptures”

  1. Thank you for this wonderful opportunity, I have never known how to ask for real forgiveness all my life, God bless you for helping me out. I know God has forgiven me and he will give me the grace not to walk in the path of sin anymore.

  2. Thank you so much for your website! Going to church, and prayer service has been great over the years of my life. Sometimes we need more of God’s Word, Promises, & Confirmation. Been going to court since 2002, and even before that date
    It gets old after a while. Still waiting on my deeds to get settled in court. I’ve been waiting on a job for 2 months almost.
    Thank you so much for Everything You Do!

    Shawna Points

  3. I ask God to forgive all my sin and give me power to overcome it,and I ask god to forgive my unbelief, and ask god to give that faith in my heart, ask to give his mercy according to his will,my breakthrough in my finance, marital life,ask God give that happines
    s, even in tym of trouble, give me the heart of patient, the love of loving his word,and too loving people, thank Jesus

  4. I ask God to forgive me of all my sins.
    I ask God for his blessings in my life and my family.
    I ask God to provide fir me and my family. I ask God to help me clear all my debts before the end of this yr 2017. I ask God to help me to be the giver and be debt-free in Jesus nane. I ask God to provide me with wisdom on how to handle money properly. I ask God to not make me lack anything in life. I ask God to guide me and my family so that we can rely on him more each day. I ask God to bless my marriage.
    Lord l am knocking on your door, l seek your grace at this hour Lord, l ask for your favours Lord in my life in my family. All this l ask in Jesus’ name. AMEN

  5. I stand in dire need of Gods help. I have been unserious with life and my life has been turned upside down. My academics is at a standstill, I am just moving aimlessly with the wind of life. I need God’s grace and mercy and I need the Holy Spirit to cause me to be sensitive to his word. Thanks and God bless.
    Any bible verses to uplift my spirit would be appreciated.

  6. Lord accept my prayer points
    1.Father Lord, by your mighty power, by the power in the Blood of Jesus, Fire of Holy Ghost, scatter and destroy any hindering spirit around me, in the name of Jesus.
    2.Father Lord, scatter and destroy the power of devouring spirit and limitation, in the name of Jesus.
    3.Father Lord, any decree made upon my feet because I have come to Christ, let it be revoked in Jesus’ name.
    4.Father Lord, let my feet be anointed and washed by your blood to lead me to peaceful places, in the name of Jesus.
    5.Father Lord, release the spirit of carpenter upon me to destroy the horns of enemies, in the name of Jesus.
    6.Any decree to cause satanic road-block in my way of breakthrough, be scattered by fire, in the name of Jesus.
    7.Father Lord, come and be our shepherd, to keep us together and save us from thieves, in Jesus’ name.
    8.Every satanic or collective power that wants to scatter what I have gathered, I command you to fall down and die, in the name of Jesus.
    9.Association of evil gang-up or witchcraft power to cause derailment in my life; scatter by Fire, in the name of Jesus.
    10.Any power put in place to supervise and confirm failure in my life, die by Fire, in the name of Jesus.
    11.Anything in me contradicting the word of God to cause error, die by Fire, in the name of Jesus.
    12.Any power making a decree to affect my standing in the Lord, break by fire, in the name of Jesus.
    13.Evil decree or curse over my life, spiritually, physically, financially, matrimonially and educationally, I break you, in the name of Jesus.
    14.Anything in me, around me, within me, contesting with the presence of Holy Spirit in me, are you still alive? die forever and perish, in the name of Jesus.
    15.Spirit of the Living God, arise and take me to my place of blessing now, in Jesus name.
    16.Father Lord, whatever weapon or tricks of the enemy to steal, kill and destroy, destroy them with their weapon forever, in Jesus name.
    17.Father Lord, connect, correct and direct my helpers to me anywhere, anywhere they may be, in the name of Jesus.
    18.Spirit of the Living God, arise and remove any evil veil covering my face so I can see in Jesus name.
    19.Power to succeed in life, come upon me now, in the name of Jesus.
    20.Power to see and discern, come upon me, in the name of Jesus.
    21.Power to over-come, fall upon me now, in the name of Jesus.

  7. Father God, I pray that my spirit be restored and my unbelief wavered. God you are my Creator and King and I exhaust your name with praise in my heart and sound in my mouth. Father restore everything I have lost be it physically, financially or spiritually. Keep my mind in perfect peace because I want to keep my mind stayed on you Jesus. I surrender to your will I bind every stronghold that is prohibiting me from getting those things that you have for me. Bless me so Lord until I have to bless others. Bless my family save each and everyone of us in your son Jesus name I pray. AMEN

  8. Lord i come here before you as i fast today for a breakthrough in my search for a dream job.
    I i pray that you give me a job according yo your will a job with better conditions that will allow me time to go to church more often and better pay.
    To you oh Lord i surrender all.

  9. I am waiting on a breakthrough for an amazing job (which I just dedicated my last 12 mths of school specifically for) I got the interview now I’m just waiting for the phone call. Also to financially help my husband provide for our family. I know God will prevail. Amen!

  10. i pray for a better job with better conditions that will allow me time to go to church more often and better pay.


  12. Hi I asked you to pray for my son Dean last year that he would give up cannabis after 15 years of habit, and praise the Lord he has now for 6 months hes not angry any more and i can approach him without fear Thank You so much for your prayers and this site.

  13. i praying for break through in my marriage and my husband praying for complete and total restoration of my marriage

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