God’s Word is living and active, personalize it as a prayer today.
Heavenly Father, I pray that _____ would be wise and understand Your ways, God; bless him(her) with a life of steady goodness so that his(her) good deeds will pour forth. Don’t let _____ become bitterly jealous, or have selfish ambition in his(her) heart, or brag about being wise. Give _____ wisdom that comes from heaven, may he(she) be peace loving, gentle at all times, and willing to yield to others. ~Amen (James 3:13-16 NLT)