In this post, we will be looking at some powerful morning prayer for family, friends and loved once on a daily basis. Prayer is the key or answer to every problems in life. Jesus started with prayer and ended with prayer while He was on earth. If Jesus, the son of God saw the importance of praying to the father, then we too must emulate Jesus and follow His footsteps.
The Bible says in James 5:16 – “Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”
Do you have friends or family members that needs your prayer, then find time in the day to pray any of these prayers. Just as faith can move mountains, prayer too can move difficult situations in your life for the better.
Prayer For Perseverance
Scriptures On Perseverance
Since you have kept my command to endure patiently, I will also keep you from the hour of trial that is going to come on the whole world to test the inhabitants of the earth – Revelation 3:10 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up – Galatians 6:9
Dear Lord, Thank You for the grace you have given unto me and my household. Father, please help me move beyond the hurdles and challenges that this day will bring. Help me not to function in my own strength and wisdom, but in the power of the Holy Spirit. Father, teach me all I need to learn today so I may have the strength and courage to press forward to achieving my goal – In Jesus Name, Amen.
Prayer for Self Control
Scriptures On Self-Control
A fool always loses his temper, But a wise man holds it back. – Proverbs 29:11 For if you live according to the flesh you will die, but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live. – Romans 8:13
My Heavenly Father, I come to you today in need of self-Control. My heart feels weak and there is no peace in my mind. I come in need of your grace and power. Holy Spirit, feed me with thy truth in the scriptures to make me healthy. Where there are distractions help me to stay focused and true to the things you have called me to do. Where there are obstacles before me, may your light shine a way through. Lord, change my attitude so I use my tongue to speak hope and favor upon my life and others around me – In Jesus Name, Amen.
Prayer For Your Children
Scriptures For Children
The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. – Numbers 6:24-26 All your children will be taught by the Lord, and great will be their peace. – Isaiah 54:13
Lord, just as Your Word exhorts in Psalm 102:28, please establish my children and their descendants before you. Cause each one to follow you wholeheartedly as disciples all the days of their lives. Please feel my children’s mind to think on what is true, honorable, just, pure, lovely, commendable, excellent, and praise worthy, and let them dwell securely in you all the days of their life – Amen
Prayer For Love
Scriptures On Love
And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ-to the glory and praise of God. – Philippians 1:9-11 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. – Romans 5:8
Pray This Prayer
Thank you Lord for being a loving, gracious God. Thank you that you’ve offered us forgiveness and the gift of new life in you. Thank you that your love is perfect, it never fails, and that nothing can separate us from your love. Help us to love one another just as you loved us – In Jesus Name, Amen.
Prayer For God’s Provision
Scriptures On God’s Provision
His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. – 2 Peter 1:3 Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you. – Hebrews 13:5
Pray This Prayer
Thank You Lord for Your unfailing love, goodness and mercy for me and my household. Thank You Lord for Your guidance, for lifting me up, setting me on high, and seeing me through times of uncertainty. Thank You for Your words that comforts and reminds me of Your promises, plan, and provision. Thank you for taking away my tears and worries, and reminding me that my help comes from You and You alone. Help me be a good steward and to sow wisely – Amen.
Prayer Of Thanksgiving
Scriptures On Thanksgiving
O Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation. Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! For the Lord is a great God, and a great King above all gods. – Psalm 95:1-3 Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! For the Lord is good; his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations. – Psalm 100:4-5
Pray This Prayer
Dear Lord, Thank you for your amazing power, goodness, blessings and work in my life. Thank you for giving me hope and strength for your purposes even through the toughest of times. Thank you for your great love, grace, mercy and care. Thank you that you are always with me and will never leave nor forsake me. Thank you for your incredible sacrifice so that we might have freedom and live together forever. Help me Lord to set my eyes and hearts upon you every moment of my life. Renew my spirit, fill me with your peace and joy forever and ever – Amen.
Prayer For Difficult Times
Scriptures On Difficult Times
But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble. – Psalm 59:16 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal. – 2 Corinthians 4:16-18
Pray This Prayer
Thank you Father for You are my refuge and my strength in difficult times and an ever present helper in times of trouble. Help me to cling to You so no sin can come between You and me. Just as Your word says, there is nothing that is too difficult in my life for You to deal with – nor is there any obstacle in my path that is so insurmountable that I cannot cross – knowing that You are by my side.
Thank you that my strength comes from You and that Your grace is sufficient for all the tasks and duties that You have set before me for the rest of my life. May my heart rest in You Lord and keep me from fear in these difficult times – Amen.
Prayer For Favor
Scriptures On Favor
She was taken to King Xerxes in the royal residence in the tenth month, the month of Tebeth, in the seventh year of his reign. Now the king was attracted to Esther more than to any of the other women, and she won his favor and approval more than any of the other virgins. So he set a royal crown on her head and made her queen instead of Vashti. – Esther 2:16-17
My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart, for they will prolong your life many years and bring you peace and prosperity. Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man. – Proverbs 3:1-4
Pray This Prayer
Dear Lord, thank You for the breath of life and for making me see this day and giving me the opportunity to come before your presence. Lord, I pray that the Holy Spirit will visit me today and guide and direct me. May He help me to make wise decisions and lead me along the best path for my life. I also pray that no matter what situations I face, I know that You have given me the victory already through the blood of Jesus Christ – Amen.
Prayer For Restoration
Scriptures On Restoration
And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast. – 1 Peter 5:10 Though you have made me see troubles, many and bitter, you will restore my life again; from the depths of the earth you will again bring me up. You will increase my honor and comfort me once more. – Psalm 71:20-21
Pray This Prayer
Dear Lord, be gracious to me, according to Your faithful love; according to Your abundant compassion, blot out my rebellion. Wash away my guilt and cleanse me from my sin, and I will be whiter than snow. Turn Your face away from my sins and blot out all my guilt. God, create a clean heart for me and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Restore the joy of Your salvation to me, and give me a willing spirit. Then I will teach the rebellious Your ways, and sinners will return to You. This I ask in Your Name – Amen.
Prayer For Grace
Scriptures On Grace
But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions, it is by grace you have been saved. – Ephesians 2:4-5 However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me, the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace. – Acts 20:24
Pray This Prayer
Lord, thank you for your abundant, abounding grace and loving-kindness. Thank you that I do not have to earn a drop of the mighty river of grace that flows freely for us today. Thank you for shedding your cleansing blood upon the cross, to save us while we were yet sinners. Thank you for the unexpected, unmerited favor you’ve showered on my life. Lord, help me put myself in the path of your love and grace. Help me not neglect the disciplines I need to meet with you regularly and to drink from the water of life. Thank you for your rich love – Amen.
Psalm 23 Prayer
Scripture On Psalm 23
The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever. – Psalm 23:1-6
Dear God, Thank you that you for being my Shepherd and I trust you with my life. Thank you for your leadership and Sovereignty. Thank you for your guidance and care in all my days. Thank you that you restore my soul, give me peace, and bring me hope in all of my tomorrow. Thank you for your protection and strength that surrounds me like a shield.
Thank you that I never have to fear for You are with me always. Thank you for your goodness and love that follows after me, even when I’m unaware. In You alone is rest and peace. We praise you for the assurance that I will dwell with you forever – Amen.
Prayer Of Intercession
Scriptures On Intercession
Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven. For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them. – Matthew 18:19-20 In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. – Romans 8:26
Pray This Prayer
Lord Jesus, I come to you today and thank you for the privilege of praying for others. I ask that you first cleanse my heart and show me if there is any unconfessed sin in my life so that my prayers will not be hindered. I thank you that through your name, I can come boldly before your presence and pray with confidence, according to your will and know that you hear me. I lift up those around me and many in all nations.
Let them be salt and light, pointing others to you. Deepen their love for you and for the people around them. Guard them from hypocrisy or from giving in to temptations that could harm the cause of Christ. Raise up leaders who will serve you faithfully at all costs with obedience. Turn the hearts of fathers toward their children, and families toward you. May our love for you help us to love and forgive others and make a difference in our world – Amen.
Prayer Of Deliverance
Scriptures On Deliverance
It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery. – Galatians 5:1
I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. – John 10:9-11 Father I am grateful that You hear me and care for me beyond my understanding. The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles – Psalm 34:17.
Pray This Prayer
I prayerfully proclaim deliverance in my life, and in the lives of those suffering next door to me, and around the world. I cry out to You in faith that You will deliver me from my physical pain and mental anguish. Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress – Psalm 107:6.
Help us to let go of our timeline and embrace Your process and Your perfect timing. Give me the faith and patience to embrace Your process and purpose for my life – Amen.