The Prayer of Faith

Heavenly Father,

I come to You today with a heart full of faith and trust in Your goodness and grace. I believe that You are the one true God, the Creator of all things, and the ruler of the universe. I confess that I have sinned and fallen short of Your glory, but I know that through Your Son Jesus Christ, I have redemption and the forgiveness of my sins.

I humbly ask that You would fill me with Your Holy Spirit, and empower me to live a life that honors and glorifies You. I pray for the strength to trust in Your plan for my life, even when I don’t understand it. I ask for the wisdom to make good decisions, and the courage to follow through on them.

I also lift up those around me who are in need of Your love and care. I pray for healing for the sick, provision for the poor, and comfort for the grieving. I pray for peace in my community and in the world. I pray that Your kingdom would come and Your will would be done on earth as it is in heaven.

I give thanks to You, God, for Your faithfulness and Your many blessings. I declare that You are worthy of all praise, honor, and glory. I trust in Your goodness and love, and I look forward to the day when I will see You face to face.

In the name of Jesus Christ, my Lord and Savior, I pray. Amen.

Suggested Bible Readings

Galatians 5:22-23 ESV

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.

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Ephesians 2:8-9 ESV

For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.

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John 14:16-17 ESV

And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever, even the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him, for he dwells with you and will be in you.

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Hebrews 12:1 ESV

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,

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