As women, we must stand in prayer for our husbands, because it is part of our duties as their helpmates. We have not yet understood the depth of that word, “helpmate” from God’s perspective. However, we are grateful to the Holy Spirit, who is the Helper of the helpers, helping us in our duties as helpmates.
Consider what the Holy Spirit revealed, through Prophet Jeremiah, as part of our duties as women. Jeremiah declared, “How long will you waver, O faithless daughter? For the LORD has created a new thing on the earth: a woman protects a man.” Jeremiah 31:22 (RSV).
As a woman, we have been saddled with the responsibility of protecting our husbands. One of the ways we can do that, is by providing prayer covering for our husbands. We must encircle and encompass them, with our prayer and intercession, as often as we can. So today, we will be praying for them, as follows:
Genesis 8:1 (NKJV) Then God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the animals that were with him in the ark. And God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters subsided.
Genesis 9:1 (NKJV) So God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them: “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.
Romans 4:20 (NKJV) He did not waver at the promise of God through unbelief, but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God,