A Prayer to Pray before You Go to Work
What a fantastic opportunity we have to show God’s love to a hurting and broken world; this world is truly our mission field, and that field includes our workplace; what a fantastic opportunity we have to be the light of Christ as we go to work each day.
Pray for a Heart Prepared for the Day
“This is the day that the LORD hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it,” says Psalm 118:24 KJV. “The heart of man plans his way, but the LORD establishes his steps,” says Proverbs 16:9. “Search me and know my heart, renew my spirit,” says Proverbs 16:9 ESV.
Pray for Protection Along the Way
Isaiah 52:12: “The God of Israel will protect you from behind.” Psalm 91:1-6: “Send forth Your angels to go with me today, Lord.” Psalm 91:11: “He is my refuge and my fortress; in Him I will trust.”
Pray for Opportunities to Shine the Light of Christ
“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16 KJV). “For that is what the Lord ordered us to do: ‘I have made you a light to the gentiles.” (Acts 13:47 ISV).
Pray for the Wisdom in Your Actions and Words
“If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you,” James 1:5 says, and James 3:17 says, “Gracious words are like a honeycomb, sweetness to the soul and health to the body.”
Pray for Blessing over Your Workplace
Lord Jesus, by walking in love, I am empowered to change the atmosphere around me; help me to maintain a right attitude that reflects You, Lord Jesus. “Live lovingly, just as the Messiah also loved us” (Ephesians 5:2 ISV).
Pray for Peace and Strength in All Your Tasks
“Keep your eyes on Jesus, who both started and finished this race we’re in.” (Hebrews 12:2 The Message) “It is God who makes my path perfect.” (Psalm 18:32 NKJV). “They shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary.” (Isaiah 40:31 KJV).
Finally: Pray for Joy in Your Salvation
Heather Barr is a North Carolina-based writer, photographer, and mother who uses her daily journal to discover who she is in Christ and how to live life in His presence. Visit her website, Life in the Secret Place, and connect with her on Instagram and Facebook.
How do you pray before starting a job?
MY MORNING PRAYER BEFORE STARTING WORK. As I enter this work place, I bring your presence with me; I speak your peace, grace, mercy, and perfect order into my work; and I acknowledge your power over everything that will be done, said, thought, and decided within these walls.
How do I pray to God for a good job?
Dear God, I am grateful that you have a job for me, and I know that I will be blessed in whatever position you place me; I am blessed when I come and when I go, and I know that I am only above and not below.
How do you start off a prayer to God?
You can address God as “Dear God,” “Our Heavenly Father,” “Jehovah,” or any other name you have for him; you can even pray to Jesus if you want. Recognize God’s greatness. If you believe in God, you believe he is the creator of the world and all life on Earth.
What are the 5 basic prayer?
Adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication, abbreviated as A.C.T.S., are the four basic forms of prayer. The Liturgy of the Hours, the seven canonical hours of the Catholic Church prayed at set prayer times, is recited daily by clergy, religious, and devout believers.
Should I pray for a job?
Leadership is difficult, but God is kind and loving, and He will provide us with what we require for our current situation. So, if you believe you are ready to change your situation with a new job or even a new career path, go ahead and ask God for assistance; pray for it, and He will most likely let you know if He agrees.
How do you pray for happiness?
u201cO Heavenly Father, I pray that you cheer up and refresh my spirit; gladden my heart and mind so that I may sing your glory; guide me toward your light and be my refuge even when I am overwhelmed by despair and difficulties; with Your upon me, I no longer feel sorrow or grief.
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.
What is the correct way to pray?
But knowing how to pray can be difficult, as Jesus’ disciples discovered, and I hope they will inspire you to make 2021 a year of prayer.
- Thank him.
- Ask for God’s will.
- Say what you need.
- Ask for forgiveness.
- Pray with a friend.
- Pray the Word.
- Memorize Scripture.
What are the 4 types of prayer?
u201cPrayer is the raising of the mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God,u201d writes John Damascene. This definition encompasses the four main types of prayer: adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication.
How do you talk to God?
It’s fine to pray with your eyes open and your head held high, just as it’s fine to pray kneeling and silent. It’s common to recite some traditional prayers out loud, but it’s also very common to pray silently to yourself.
What are the 7 prayers?
Confession, Salvation, Release, Submission, Praise, Promise, and Blessing are among the seven life-changing prayers that help readers find renewal and transformation in their spiritual lives.
How do you ask God for prayer?
End every prayer, especially when you’re asking for something, by saying, “I pray this in Jesus’ name.” This acknowledges that God works through Jesus and that Jesus is powerful; it’s not magic, and it’s not a way to take advantage of God’s blessings.