Category Archives: Self Control

Prayer for Wisdom with Money

God’s word is transforming, pray a Scripture today:

Dear God, Help _____ understand that the one who gathers money little by little makes it grow. 

Help _____ not to wear himself/herself out trying to get rich;

grow in _____ self-control so that he/she can restrain himself/herself.  ~Amen (Proverbs 13:11, 23:4) 

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

Prayer for Self Control

Engage in purpose driven prayer:

Gracious God, help _____ to be self-controlled and pure, to be busy at home;

may _____ be kind, and to be subject to his/her spouse/future spouse, so that no one can malign the word of God.  ~Amen (Titus 2:5) 

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

Prayer for Self Control

Praying in faith moves the heart of God, take a moment to pray Scripture: 

Heavenly Father, prepare _____’s mind for action.  Let him/her be self-controlled,

with his/her hope set fully on the grace to be given _____ when Jesus Christ is revealed. 

~Amen (1 Peter 1:13)

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

Prayer for Quarrelling

God calls us to pray without ceasing:

Heavenly Father, Help _____ not be a fool who is quick to quarrel, remind him/her that it is to a person’s honor to avoid strife. ~Amen (Proverbs 20:3)

God, give _____ a heart for communicating and connecting with people and building strong relationships.

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

Prayer for Strength During Temptation

God’s Word is living and active, use it as a prayer today:

My Lord and God, because You are faithful, I ask that You not let _____ be tempted beyond what he/she can bear,

but when _____ is tempted, cause _____ to look to You for the way out only You can provide,

and give ____ strength to stand up under the stress of temptation.  ~Amen (1 Corinthians 10:13)

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

Prayer for Wise Words

God calls us to be persistent in prayer, pray today: 

Gracious God, Remind _____ that reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing  (Proverbs 12:18)  and

remind _____ that the tongue has the power of life and death.  ~Amen (Proverbs 18:21)

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

Prayer for Contentment

Pray a Scripture today.

Heavenly Father, Keep _____’s life free from the love of money and let him/her be content with that he/she has, knowing that You, O Lord, will never leave him/her or forsake him/her. 

Let _____ be like Paul, who knew how to be content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. ~Amen (Hebrews 13:5; Philippians 4:12)

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

Prayer for a Respectful Attitude

The Holy Spirit gives each one power for abundant life, pray today. 

Gracious God, May _____ have respect for everyone, and love his/her Christian brothers and sisters. 

May _____ fear God, and respect those in authority over him/her.  ~Amen (1 Peter 2:17 NLT)

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

Prayer for Every Day Life

Prayer changes things, changes hearts.  Take a moment to pray Scripture right now. 

Dear Lord, As Your word instructs us, may _____ turn away from godless living and sinful pleasures
and choose to  live in this evil world with self-control, right conduct, and devotion to You, O God;

may _____ look forward to the wonderful event, when the glory of the great God and Savior, Jesus Christ,
will be revealed.  ~Amen (Titus 2:12 NLT )

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