A Prayer for God’s Blessing: 21 Bible Verses of His Favor
As believers, we can know in our hearts that God is sovereign and strong, that His plans for us are good, and that He has blessings in store for us. However, we often forget that the God who created the universe also knows our way, and that the greatest blessings often come after the greatest times of testing.
Here are 21 Bible Verse Reminders of His Blessing, Favor, and Sovereignty Over Our Lives:
Psalm 5:12: “Let the Lord our God be gracious to us, and establish the work of our hands.” Psalm 30:5: “Weeping may last all night, but joy comes in the morning.” 2 Corinthians 9:8: “My times are in your hands.” “I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing.” Genesis 12:2.
A Prayer for Blessing
If you’re not sure how to pray or what to pray, check out our most popular prayers. Remember, the Holy Spirit intercedes for us, and God knows your heart even if you can’t find the words to express it.
What does it mean to pray a blessing over someone?
Blessing is an Opportunity to Declare Truth Things that are true that God says about them, so the Scripture gives us some cues to that when blessing children or blessing one another. So often when I am blessing a child, a friend, or my mate, I will speak words of Scripture directly over to them because that is truth.
How do you ask for prayers and blessings?
Praying provides an emotional release, almost as if you’re casting your problems aside because you know God will take care of them. In general, prayer requests should follow this simple structure:
- The problem/prayer focus is described in detail, and people are thanked for their assistance.
How can I thank God for his blessings?
“Heavenly Father, I am so humbled that you have blessed me with the gift of a child. I thank you with all my heart. Please protect my unborn baby and give me wisdom to be a good parent. Amen,” a prayer of thanks after a blessing might say.
How do you ask God to bless you?
Here’s what I’ve come up with so far.
- Pray for them.
- Text them a verse of hope.
- Spend time with them just listening to their hearts.
- Make a meal for them and deliver it to their home.
- Send a Bible tract in the mail.
- Offer to watch their children so they can have a date night with their spouse.
What are examples of blessings?
God’s favor, a person’s sanction or support, something you ask God for, or something for which you are grateful are all examples of blessings. When God looks down on you and protects you, this is an example of God’s blessing. When a father approves a marriage proposal, this is an example of when he gives his blessing.
How do you give someone a blessing?
This kind of light is needed in the world to illuminate the darkness.
- Give the Greatest Gift of Love.
- Abundant in Every Good Work.
- Look After Others’ Interests.
- Practice the Golden Rule.
- Take Time to Pray for Others.
- We are blessed to bless others!
- Forgive Those Who Hurt You.
What is a good prayer for healing?
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.
How do you pray for a sick person?
We lift up all those suffering from various illnesses, asking that You give them the hope and courage they require today and every day, that You ease their pain, calm their fears, and surround them with Your peace.
What do you say when you pray for someone?
Acknowledge God’s greatness by saying, “Dear God,” “Our Heavenly Father,” “Jehovah,” or any other name you have for God; you can even pray to Jesus if you want.
How do you pray thankful?
Thank you, Lord, for the blessings you have bestowed on my life. You have surrounded me with people who always look out for me, and you have given me family and friends who bless me every day with kind words and actions.
How do you thank God for the gift of life?
Thank you, Lord, for the gift of life, divine protection, and daily guidance.u201d u201cHeavenly Father, thank you for the blessings you bestow upon me on a daily basis.u201d
How do you pray for God’s blessings?
Thank you for your great love and blessing over our lives; thank you that your favor has no end, but lasts for the rest of our lives; forgive us for forgetting that you are intimately familiar with all of our ways, that you know what concerns us, and that you protect us like a shield.
Can anyone give a blessing?
Parents perform family blessings, such as the blessing before a meal or the blessing of children. A deacon, priest, or bishop would normally perform the sing of the cross over a person, but a layperson can use the formula of Father, Son, and Holy Spirit if they wish.
How do you bless God?
When you think about America, you can’t help but think about the good things he has bestowed on us. Our nation was placed into history through his goodness to serve as a protector and defender of liberty and freedom in our homeland.