10 Prayers to Motivate and Inspire Your Faith
In Matthew 6 and Luke 11, Jesus teaches His disciples how to pray, and in Matthew 26, Jesus demonstrates His prayer. Hebrews 10:24 reminds us to “stir one another up in love and good works,” and the Lord’s Prayer can do just that.
1. A Motivational Prayer for Starting a New Day
Psalm 5:3, Lamentations 3:22-33. Prayer for the Day: Lord, I praise you for your steadfast love and that your mercies are new every morning; be with me today and help me to feel your presence and walk out your will.
2. A Motivational Prayer for Increasing my Faith
Help me, God, to have the faith I need to rely on you. Help me overcome my unbelief. Be with me as I yield the shield of faith to extinguish the evil one’s darts. Luke 17:5, 2 Corinthians 5:7, Ephesians 6:16, Matthew 21:21.
3. A Motivational Prayer for My Spouse
Lord, help us to prioritize each other’s needs; may conflict only serve to unite and bring us closer together; and help us to grow in our love and respect for one another on a daily basis so that we may be a reflection of Christ and His Bride, the Church.
4. A Motivational Prayer for My Children
Lord, I pray that as they grow physically, they will continue to grow in wisdom and favor with God and man, and that as their parent, I will diligently teach them your Word so that they may know it and obey it.
5. A Motivational Prayer for My Work
Lord, I pray that whatever I do will bring you glory; help me to do my best with a positive attitude and to work as if I were working for the Lord; may your favor rest on me and establish the work of my hands.
6. A Motivational Prayer for Commitment to Study His Word
I love you, Lord, and I want to know you with all of my heart. Search me and know my heart and thoughts, and see if there are any wicked ways in me that need to be changed. Renew my mind, giving me the mind of Christ, so that I can know your good, pleasing, and perfect will.
7. A Motivational Prayer for Loving Others
Lord, I want to be filled with your love more each day, so that it fills me up and pours out of me (John 13:34, 1 John 4:7-21). Let your words fill my lips with your story, because you are Love.
8. A Motivational Prayer for Peace
Philippians 4:6-7: I praise you because you are sovereign, and I pray that you will meet our needs today; forgive me when I cling to my sorrow and lack the faith to believe that you will never abandon me.
9. A Motivational Prayer for Health
Psalm 30:2, Psalm 23, Isaiah 26:3, 2 Corinthians 12:9-11. Prayer: Jehovah Rapha, you are the God who heals; I praise you for your healing power and pray for health and strength today.
10. A Motivational Prayer for Walking in Obedience
By studying His word and hiding it in our hearts, we allow Him to give us everything we need to face challenges, and in the end, we learn how to have an ongoing, flourishing relationship with Christ. Prayerless lives are powerless lives, and prayerful lives are powerful lives. The Holy Spirit intercedes for us, and God knows your heart.
How do I pray for motivation?
u201cDear Lord, thank You for allowing me to lean on You; fill my heart with Your healing love and the strength of Your strength so that I may live the life You have planned for me.u201d Being supported is one of the most inspiring feelings when you are sick, and this prayer can be a great one to share when someone you care about is sick.
What should I pray for 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.
What is the best prayer to God?
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.
Will God give me strength?
“So do not be afraid, for I am with you; do not be discouraged, for I am your God; I will strengthen and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”
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 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.
What is a good prayer for strength?
Dear God, please give me strength when I am weak, love when I am lonely, courage when I am afraid, wisdom when I am foolish, comfort when I am alone, hope when I am rejected, and peace when I am in turmoil.
What is a good prayer to say before bed?
Dear God, as I lay down to sleep, relieve my body’s tension; calm my mind’s restlessness; still my worrying and perplexing thoughts; and help me to rest myself and all my problems in your strong and loving arms.
What is the most powerful miracle prayer?
Lord Jesus, I come before Thee, just as I am, I am sorry for my sins, I repent of my sins, please forgive me, and I forgive all others for what they have done against me in Thy Name.
Can I ask God for faith?
Ask God to increase your faith because it is impossible to please God without faith (11:6), but it is possible to please Him with faith! An increased faith yields an increased desire to please God, crushing any desire to please man.