Category Archives: Blessings

Prayer for God’s Covering

God calls us to be persistent in prayer:

Heavenly Father, Let _____ dwell in the shelter of the Most High and rest in the shadow of the Almighty.  Be _____’s refuge, ___’s fortress, _____’s covering, _____’s shield. 

Do not let him/her fear the terror of the night,nor any type of plague or sickness. 
Do not let any harm or disaster come near _____. 

Command Your angels to guard _____ in all his/her ways and keep him/her from hurting himself/herself.  When _____ calls on You, answer him/her.  Be with _____ in trouble, deliver him/her, and honor him/her.  Satisfy _____ with long life and show him/her Your salvation.  ~Amen (Psalm 91) 

~~Praying Scripture:  One moment, One prayer , One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~

Prayer for Peaceful Sleep

Turn your child over to God in prayer: 

Gracious God, let _____ lie down and sleep in peace.  ~Amen (Psalm 4:8)

For a little one, for getting ready to return to a school schedule, for those who are sick or in need of rest, God, give a restful nights sleep. 

~~Praying Scripture:  One moment, One prayer , One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~

Praise: God Rejoices Over You!

The Father welcomes you into prayer:

May _____ know that You, Lord God, is with him/her and that You are mighty to save. 

Help _____ know You take great delight in him/her,

I ask that You quiet _____ with Your love, and

rejoice over him/her with singing. ~Amen  (Zephaniah 3:17) 

~~Praying Scripture:  One moment, One prayer , One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~

Prayer for Blessing

It’s exciting to use God’s own words in prayer. 

Heavenly Father, May _____ give thanks to You, God, and call on Your name. 

May he/she sing to You and tell of all Your wonderful acts. 

May _____ glory in Your holy name; as he/she seeks You, let him/her rejoice. 

May _____ look to You, Lord and to Your strength,  may _____ seek Your face always.  ~Amen
(1 Chronicles 16:8-11)

~~Praying Scripture:  One moment, One prayer , One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~

Prayer to Help Others

Nothing is too difficult for God, pray for someone you care about today.

Gracious Father, I pray that You would motivate _____ to serve wholeheartedly, as if he/she was serving You, not people;

remind _____ that You will reward everyone for whatever good they do. ~Amen  (Ephesians 6:7-8)

~~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~

Prayer for Strength During Tough Times

Prayer is faith-infused intercession. 

Heavenly Father, bless _____ when he/she is insulted or persecuted or others falsely say all kinds of evil against him/her because of Christ. 

May ______ rejoice and be glad because his/her reward is in heaven.  ~Amen (Matthew 5:11-12 NIV)

~~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~~