Scriptures to Stand Upon in Prayer
Leviticus 6:12-13; Numbers 23:23; I Kings 18:36-38; Exodus 20:24; Psalm 18:28; Psalm 42:1-2; Psalm 63:1-2; Psalm 55:17; II Chronicles 20:20-23; Proverbs 20:27; Acts 13:1-2; Acts 16:25-26; Ephesians 6:18; Colossians 4:2; I Thessalonians 5:17; Hebrews 11:6.

Prayer Strategy
 Set a special time aside privately for this exercise.
 Read and meditate deeply on the above scriptural passages.
 Confess and renounce all known sins.
 Purge your life thoroughly with the blood of the Lamb.
 Forgive all who have offended you.
 Ask God to restore your fellowship with Him.
 Read prayer books, listen to prayer tapes and attend lively prayer meetings. Cry aloud for your deliverance.
 Ask the fire of the Holy Spirit and the blood of Jesus to purge and sanctify your house and your environment.
 You may need at least three night vigils to deal with this kind of spiritual deadness or coldness.
 One to seven days of fasting might also be required to help get your fire back.
 Be sure you are not rebelling against any known will of God for your life.
 Ask an anointed minister to pray with you if possible.
 Intermittently sing this song while praying these prayers:
Holy Ghost fire, fire fall on me,
Holy Ghost fire, fire fall on me,
Like in the day of Pentecost, fire fall on me.
Like in the day of Pentecost, fire fall on me.

1. Lord, I confess and repent of my carelessness about my spiritual life.
2. Father, forgive me of any sin of indulgence that has contributed to my present spiritual predicament.
3. Dear gracious Holy Spirit, I am sorry for grieving and wounding You. Please forgive me and be active in my life again.
4. Father, forgive me the sin of spiritual indiscipline of not making prayer and scripture meditation a daily priority in my life in Jesus name.
5. Lord, I repent of the sin of not having a virile personal/family altar. Please help me to start one today, and make me to remain consistent in Jesus name.
6. Lord, please give me a soul thirst and heart hunger for your presence. Give me also an unusual appetite for your word in Jesus name.
7. Lord, let my soul find satisfaction in you before anything else in Jesus name.
8. I come against you foul spirit of prayerlessness, I bind and cast you out of my life in Jesus mighty name.
9. I pull down and demolish every satanic altar raised against my spiritual life right now in Jesus name. Every programmed evil against my prayer life shall no longer stand.
10. In Jesus name, I command every demon of lukewarmness, coldness, spiritual apathy, fear of prayer and spiritual dryness to get out of my life right now.
11. Holy Ghost fire, consume every satanic deposit blocking my spirit-man from effective spiritual communion and contact with God in Jesus name.
12. I bind and cast out of my life, you spirit of excessive addiction to television, C.N.N; Radio programmes; literature, video, newspaper; sleep and computer in Jesus mighty name.
13. Lord, help me to devote more quality time to my fellowship with you in Jesus name.
14. I reject every form of spiritual amputation of my prayer, praise and scripture meditation life in Jesus name.
15. My spiritual life will not collapse in Jesus name.
16. Food and sleep will not have dominion over my prayer life in Jesus name.
17. Father, give me a special desire for prayer meetings and night vigils in Jesus name.
18. Lord, always give me a holy detention in your presence.
19. Lord, make it impossible for me to hurry out of your presence from now on in Jesus name.
20. Father, give me both utterance and audience anytime I approach your presence. Help me also to pray and praise you fluently in the Spirit in Jesus name.
21. I stand against you and cast you out of my life, you spirit of prayer procrastination in Jesus mighty name.
22. I destroy every strategy and purpose of fire extinguishing spirits in my life in Jesus name.
23. I command the thunder and lightning of God to destroy all fire extinguishers seeking the destruction of my spiritual life.
24. I renounce and break every covenant or agreement I have made consciously or unconsciously with the spirit of prayerlessness in Jesus mighty name.
25. The fire of God upon my altar (heart) shall ever be burning in it. It shall never go out in Jesus name.
26. My spirit is the candle of the Lord. Therefore, O Lord, light my candle and enlighten my spiritual darkness in Jesus name.
27. Holy Spirit, please give me prayer burdens everyday in Jesus name.
28. Holy Spirit, open thou my lips, and my mouth shall be filled with Thy praise always.
29. Father, make me a prayer warrior in Jesus name.
30. I refuse to be a prayer collector, but a prayer generator and distributor in Jesus name.
31. I refuse to be a blind and deaf prayer warrior. Lord, grant me the grace to both hear and see spiritually in the place of prayer.
32. Father as I pray, please give me the spiritual eyes of Elisha, ears of Samuel and the tongue of Elijah in Jesus name.
33. Lord, let your quick answers encourage me to pray the more in Jesus name.
34. Holy Spirit, please give me a very sensitive spirit and an alert mind in Jesus name.
35. Lord, let me always be filled with the joy and peace that come from having been in your presence.
36. Father, let me never leave your presence with the problems I brought there in Jesus name.
37. Father, make me increasingly holy and more like you as I spend quality time in your presence in Jesus name.
38. Lord, use my prayer to save souls, restore backsliders, heal the sick, cast out devils and enlarge your Kingdom in Jesus name.
39. I receive deliverance from the spirit of selfishness in prayer, help me father to learn to pray for others and my nation in Jesus name.
40. I receive the liberty of the spirit and a continuous flow of the anointing of prayer in Jesus mighty name.
41. I paralyze and uproot from my life the evil spirits responsible for wandering thoughts during prayers, heaviness of the spirit, blockage of the spirit, unnecessary sleep and sudden weakness at the time of prayer, spiritual distractions and inability to sincerely praise the Lord in Jesus mighty name.
42. Thank you father for rekindling your heavenly fire in my heart again. By your grace, it shall no more go out in Jesus name. Amen.