Our world is broken. All around us, we see heartache, despair, and pain.
“Even though it may take years to see an answer, you can be assured that your prayers are being heard,” Chris Rappazini writes in the Today in the Word devotional, “you can be assured that your prayers are being heard.” In Jesus’ name, Amen. Prayer for the World: Dear God, I pray for a world full of love and compassion. Pray for justice and redemption in this world.
How do you pray for the world?
We have a natural desire to talk to God about people and situations we are familiar with, which allows us to pray more specifically. Here are some suggestions for including the world God loves in your prayer time.
- Pray alphabetically around the world.
- Pray through the news.
- Pray into the 10/40 window.
- Pray all day.
How do you pray for world peace?
Dear God, our world is hurting and broken; we pray for those who have lost loved ones this week; comfort them in their grief and loss, as only your Spirit can, and cover them with your peace and presence; we know that you are our peace and refuge, a very present help in times of trouble.
How do you tell someone you’ll pray for them?
How Do You Say “I’m Praying for You” to a Stranger or Friend?
- U201cI’ve been thinking of you and what you’re going through.
- U201cI can’t imagine how that must feel.
- U201cI’ve been thinking about your situation.
- U201cI hope this doesn’t come across as too strong.
What is the most powerful healing prayer?
Loved God, I pray that you will comfort me in my suffering, strengthen the hands of my healers, and bless the methods used to cure me; give me such faith in the power of your grace that I may put my complete trust in you even when I am afraid; through our Savior Jesus Christ, Amen.
What do you pray for in hard times?
Help me to not be afraid of the future, but to boldly trust that you are in control when my emotions run high and I don’t know what to say; and when I can’t speak and don’t know what to say, help me to “Be still, and know that you are God.” Be my comforter, healer, and bring me peace, in Jesus’ name, Amen.
What prayer do you say when someone dies?
Grant them eternal rest, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them; may their souls, and the souls of all the faithful departed, rest in peace through God’s mercy.
How do you find peace in difficult times?
In Tough Times, Here Are 9 Ways to Find Peace of Mind
- Focus on what you’re learning.
- Ease your expectations.
- Open up to someone you trust.
- Use hope to drive positive action.
- Move TOWARDS something rather than AWAY.
- Take a few steps back.
- Give yourself time.
What does an atheist say instead of praying for you?
Instead of saying, “I’ll pray for you,” say, “Is there anything I can do for you?” “I’m here for you. Anything I can do for you, just ask; let’s meet up again soon to talk some more.”
What can I say instead of sending thoughts and prayers?
Instead of sending ‘Thoughts and Prayers,’ here are some things you can say.
- I’m here for you.
- My favorite memory of your loved one is
- I’m so sorry to hear about your loss.
- They always told me so much about you.
- I’m only a phone call away.
- I’m thinking of you today.
Is it okay to tell someone that you’re praying for them?
If you don’t tell the person that you’re praying for them, the best that your prayers can achieve is… nothing (for two reasons, see below); if you do tell them, you increase the chances of an unfavorable (to them) outcome, so it really depends on your actual wishes for the person.
What are the three powerful prayers?
These three prayers, the prayer of protection, the prayer of transformation, and the prayer of restoration, will change your life forever.
How do you pray for someone in danger?
As I begin this day, I pray for Your protection; You are my safe haven, and I can always find refuge under Your wings. Protect me from harm wherever I go, and keep evil at bay.
What is a good prayer to say everyday?
Dear Lord, remind me of the difference it makes when I make time for You first thing in the morning; awaken me in body and spirit each day with a desire to meet with You and hear You speak words of affirmation, assurance, and wisdom over my heart as I prepare to face the day; in Jesus’ name, Amen.