Miniature Specific Scripture Prayers #39

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Displaying God’s Love

Loving Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to practice 1 John 4:7.
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.

God Listens

Attentive Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise in 1 John 5:14. “Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.”

God’s Completeness for Us

Comprehensive Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that You are all that I need. 2 Corinthians 3:5Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think of anything as being from ourselves, but our sufficiency is from God.

God’s Wisdom

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for sharing Your wisdom with us. Proverbs 2:6-7aFor the LORD gives wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding; He stores up sound wisdom for the upright.

God’s Cleansing and Holiness

Cleansing Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to mature in the 2 Corinthians 7:1 process. “Therefore, having these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

God, the Creator of All Things

All powerful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for all that You have created and sustain. Revelation 4:11 You are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power; for You created all things, and by Your will they exist and were created.

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Sleepless Nights

Comforting Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, when I can’t sleep at night, direct me to do like David did. Psalm 63:6-7When I remember You on my bed, I meditate on You in the night watches. Because You have been my help, therefore in the shadow of Your wings I will rejoice.

Sins Forgiven and Forgotten

Forgiving Heavenly Father, in Your Son’s Name, thank you that when You forgive it is gone forever. Hebrews 10:17b ‘”Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.“‘

Love of the Father

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me not to be overpowered by the things of this world. 1 John 2:16 For all that is in the world – the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life – is not of the Father but is of the world.

Comfort During Crisis

Comforting Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the comfort in Isaiah 41:10. “Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.”

Our Father-Child Relationship with God

Loving Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for giving me a father-child relationship with You. 1 John 3:10Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! Therefore the world does not know us, because it did not know Him.

Holy Spirit’s Confirmation for Believers in Jesus Christ

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the confirmation of the Holy Spirit in Romans 8:9. “But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. Now if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he is not His.

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Being a Shining Light

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct my life to be a reflection of You. Matthew 5:16Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.

Christian Character

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, I ask that You develop in me what is expressed in 2 Peter 1:2. “Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.

Communing with God

Hearing Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that as in Jeremiah’s day, You desire to communicate with ​me. Jeremiah 29:12-13Then you will call upon Me and go and pray to Me, and I will listen to you. And you will seek Me and find Me, when you search for Me with all your heart.

God’s Call for Repentance

Saving Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for Your great desire ​expressed in 2 Peter 3:9. ” The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.”

Maturing in Jesus

Instructing Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to develop more of 2 Peter 3:18. “But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory both now and forever.

Power of God’s Word

Powerful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the power of Your Word. Hebrews 4:12For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.

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God, My Hope

Unlimited Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise in Psalm 3:3 when all seems lost and broken. “But You, O LORD, are a shield for me, My glory and the One who lifts up my head.

A Believer’s Inheritance

Giving Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that as a believer in Jesus Christ I have a perfect future inheritance. 1 Peter 1:4 To an inheritance incorruptible and undefiled and that does not fade away, reserved in heaven for you.

Cure for Sleeplessness

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that when I can’t sleep, I can do like David did in Psalm 3:4-5. “I cried to the LORD with my voice, and He heard me from His holy hill. I lay down and slept; I awoke, for the LORD sustained me.

Control of the Flesh

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to be obedient to Your warning in 1 Peter 2:11. Beloved, I beg you as sojourners and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts which war against the soul.

Deceitfulness of the Heart

Compassionate Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to be conscious of the fact that I constantly need Your leading because of Jeremiah 17:9. “The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked; who can know it?

Overcoming Anxiety

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for caring about my anxieties, and that I can give them to You. Psalm 94:19 In the multitude of my anxieties within me, Your comforts delight my soul.

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God’s Promise of Protection

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise in Psalm 32:7. “You are my hiding place; You shall preserve me from trouble; You shall surround me with songs of deliverance.

Relying on God’s Strength

All powerful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, when I am facing difficulties, direct me to trust in Your expression in 2 Chronicles 20:15b. “‘Do not be afraid nor dismayed because of this great multitude, for the battle is not yours, but God’s.‘”

Developing a Growing Relationship with God

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to daily practice Psalm 1:2. “But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and in His law he meditates day and night.

God’s Wisdom and Power

Almighty Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for how You made everything. Jeremiah 10:12He has made the earth by His power, He has established the world by His wisdom, and has stretched out the heavens at His discretion.

Connecting with Other Believers

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that a close relationship with You allows for oneness with other believers. Colossians 2:2That their hearts may be encouraged, being knit together in love, and attaining to all riches of the full assurance of understanding, to the knowledge of the mystery of God, both of the Father and of Christ.

Escaping Temptation

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for directing ​me in dealing with temptations. 1 Corinthians 10:13No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, that you may be able to bear it.

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God’s Gift of Righteousness

Gracious Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the gift of righteousness to all who are born again believers in Jesus Christ. Isaiah 42:6I, the LORD, have called You in righteousness, and will hold Your hand; I will keep You and give You as a covenant to the people, as a light to the Gentiles.

The Never Changing God

Stable Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that even as I change, You and Your Word stay the same year after year. Hebrews 1:12Like a cloak You will fold them up, and they will be changed. But You are the same, and Your years will not fail.

Jesus Suffered for Mankind

Compassionate Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for what Jesus did on the cross. Isaiah 53:5But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement for our peace was upon Him, and by His stripes we are healed.

Sin Forgiven and Forgotten

Forgiving Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise in Hebrews 10:14 and 17b. “For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are being sanctified… ‘Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.’

Sealed by the Holy Spirit

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the work of the Holy Spirit in Ephesians 1:13. “In Him you also trusted, after you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation; in whom also, having believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise.

Nothing is Impossible for God

All powerful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that I can rest on the promise in Jeremiah 32:17. “Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for you.

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The Lord as Shepherd

Compassionate Heavenly Father, as a believer in Jesus Christ, I come in His Name to thank You for the little word is in the first line of Psalm 23. “The LORD is my shepherd.” It does not say He will be, has been, wants to be, might be, can be. He is.

Giving Praise to the Lord

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, I express my praise to You like in Isaiah 25:1. “O LORD, You are my God. I will exalt You, I will praise Your name, for You have done wonderful things; Your counsels of old are faithfulness and truth.

Benefits of the Indwelling Holy Spirit

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the gifts of the indwelling Holy Spirit in a believer. 2 Timothy 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.

God’s Perfect Peace

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the peace You promise in the middle of turmoil. Isaiah 26:3 You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.

Freedom in Jesus Christ

Merciful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the freedom from condemnation the Holy Spirit provides. Romans 8:1There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.

The Power of God’s Word

Guiding Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to practice 2 Timothy 2:15. “Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth” (KJV).

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Genuine Faith

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, develop in me genuine faith like Habakkuk had in Habakkuk 3:19 in spite of all his difficulties. “The LORD God is my strength; He will make my feet like deer’s feet, and He will make me walk on my high hills.

Jesus Christ, the True Light

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, I thank You that the life and light referred to in the Old Testament’s golden lamp stand are now represented by Jesus Christ, God’s true tabernacle. Psalm 27:1The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

Forgiving and Loving Others

Merciful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, keep me sensitive and practicing the instruction in Colossians 3:13. “Bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do.

A Gift from God

Gracious Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for ​giving me the gift the world cannot give, as expressed in John 14: 27. “Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

Using the Right Words

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct my speech to always follow Colossians 4:6. “Let your speech always be with grace, seasoned with salt, that you may know how you ought to answer each one.

God’s Promise of Completion

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise You expressed through Paul in Philippians 1:6. “Being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ.

Miniature Specific Scripture Prayers #31

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God’s Love is Always Near

Compassionate Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that when I am in difficult, heart aching situations, Your love is always there as expressed in Psalm 34:18. “The LORD is near to those who have a broken heart, and saves such as have a contrite spirit.

God’s Mercy

Merciful Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise about confession in Proverbs 28:13. “He who covers his sins will not prosper, but whoever confesses and forsakes them will have mercy.

Giving Thanks

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to practice Ephesians 5:20 as a lifestyle. “Giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Living with Proper Humility

Lord, in Jesus Name, show me how to have the correct balance in living Romans 12:3. “For I say, through the grace given to me, to everyone who is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think soberly, as God has dealt to each one a measure of faith.

Going Forward with Christ

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me as a believer in Jesus Christ to practice what Paul did in Philippians 3:13. “Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended; but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead.

Putting Off the Old

Lord, in Your Son’s Name, direct me to accomplish Colossians 3:8-9. “But now you yourselves are to put off all these: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy language out of your mouth. Do not lie to one another, since you have put off the old man with his deeds.

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Keeping God First in Everything

Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the promise in Mathew 6:33-34a. If I put You first in everything, You will take care of me. “But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow.

Accepting Instruction

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, direct me to practice the instruction in Proverbs 9:9-10a. “Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be still wiser; teach a just man, and he will increase in learning. The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom.

Nothing is Impossible with God

Unlimited Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you that I can experience with confidence what is expressed in Mark 10:27b. Jesus said: ‘”With men it is impossible, but not with God; for with God all things are possible.“‘

God’s Way of Life

Gracious Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, thank you for the great promise for believers in Proverbs 12:28. “In the way of the righteousness is life, and in its pathway there is no death.

God as a Teacher

All wise Heavenly Father, in Jesus’ Name, I ask You to do for me Psalm 86:11. “Teach me Your way, O LORD; I will walk in Your truth; unite my heart to fear Your name.

Pure Speech

Lord, I come in Jesus’ Name to ask You to direct my speech to be as expressed in Ephesians 4:29. “Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but what is good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace to the hearers.