Prayer for 1 Thessalonians 5

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:2

Father, thank You that we who have trusted Jesus as Saviour are not appointed to wrath but to be rescued from the time of tribulation that will come on an unsuspecting world as a thief in the night. May I be ready and prepared for that glorious day when Christ comes to rescue His bride, and takes us to be with Himself into heaven, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:2)
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Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:5

Loving Father, thank You for the Word of Truth and the promise of Christ’s any-day return to take us to be with Himself. I pray that I will not fall into apathy or wrong thinking but that day by day You are the focus of my heart as I wait in expectancy for Your soon return, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:5)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:5

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:6

Heavenly Father, thank You for Your Word and the comfort it gives to us. Thank You that despite the turmoil, the world is in, You are still in control. I pray that I may remain awake and alert.. looking for that blessed day, when Christ will come in the clouds to receive us unto Himself. We pray, that despite the terrible tribulation, when Your justified wrath will be poured out on a Christ rejecting sinful world.. that many would come to faith in the Lord Jesus, and be redeemed out of the terrible consequences of unbelief. The Spirit and the bride say 'come'. Maranatha - even so, come Lord Jesus. AMEN.

“Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:6)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:6

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:8

Heavenly Father, thank You for the wonderful encouragement we receive in Your written word, and the enlightenment that You have given us about these end times. May we look for the blessed hope, when Christ returns - and in the meantime, may we continue to go forth and proclaim the gospel of grace, while there is still time - and we pray that many would come to faith in You, due to our testimony and for Your greater praise and glory, this I pray in Jesus name, AMEN.

“But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:8)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:8

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:9

Heavenly Father, thank You that Christ died to pay the price for my sin and took the full force of Your wrath against my sin on the cross so that I might be forgiven, receive eternal life and not be appointed to wrath. I pray that I may live my life in a manner that is pleasing to You. Keep me from temptation to sin and guide me in the way that I should go - in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,”
(1 Thessalonians 5:9)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:9

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:10

Heavenly Father, thank You that my life is hid with Christ, and that His finished work is accepted by You on my behalf. Thank You for the assurance that throughout the challenges I face in the daily and nightly round of life, You are with me and dwelling in me. Thank You that even if I am required to face physical death, Your promise remains firm, that I will one day live together with Christ in an indestructible body. Praise Your glorious name! AMEN.

“Who died for us, that, whether we wake or sleep, we should live together with him.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:10)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:10

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:11

Heavenly Father, what a wonderful message is contained in this beautiful passage of Scripture. Thank You that You caused Paul to teach this glorious truth so clearly and simply, to the dear believers in Thessalonica. Thank You that I am a member of Christ's body, and am not appointed to wrath - because Jesus took all the punishment that I deserve upon Himself - so that I might be forgiven of my sin, and not fall under Your righteous judgement. I pray that as the day for Christ's return approaches, when He will gather His saints - both living and dead, to Himself, that I will ready. Thank You that this day will not come on me like a thief in the night, as it does for the unbeliever - thank You for telling us the end from the beginning. Help me to share this message of comfort and hope with those that are saved and those that are lost in their sin, for Your greater glory, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:11)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:11

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:16

Praise Your holy name for all Your goodness and loving kindness to me and to all men - and for sending Your Son to be our Kinsman-Redeemer. All praise to Your name from this day forth and for evermore. AMEN.

“Rejoice evermore.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:16)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:16

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:17

Loving heavenly Father, I praise and thank You for all Your loving-kindness to me. Keep me ever humble before Your throne. May I be actively dependent on You by trusting Your word so that in Your power, I may live as You would have me to live, in Jesus' name I pray, AMEN.

“Pray without ceasing.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:17)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:17

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:18

Heavenly Father, may I grow in grace and in an attitude of thanksgiving for all that you have done for me, in Christ Jesus. Lord, I desire that Your will be done in my life - and as it is Your will that I should give thanks in all things, I pray that You would develop and refine this exquisite grace of thanksgiving in me. This I ask in Jesus name, AMEN.

“In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:18)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:18

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:19

Heavenly Father, purify my heart I pray by the power of Your Holy Spirit and make me willing to submit in all things to His beautiful refining work in my life, I pray in Jesus name, AMEN.

“Quench not the Spirit.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:19)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:19

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:21

Heavenly Father instill in me a desire to know You more and to study Your word diligently and prayerfully, so that I may be approved unto God. Help me to examine all things carefully and to hold fast to all that is good, genuine and true -as outlined in Your Word of grace, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN

“Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:21)
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Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:22

Heavenly Father, I pray that I may abstain from all appearance of evil for the right reasons. May my conscience be quickened by Your righteousness, may I feed on Your word by faith with thanksgiving. May I look away form my self to the beauty of Who You are and open up my heart to Your heart of love and grace - and may I devote my live to do Your will, to the glory of You holy name, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“Abstain from all appearance of evil.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:22)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:22

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:23

Heavenly Father, thank You that I am positionally sanctified in Christ and am being progressively sanctified as I grow in grace in the power of the Spirit. I pray that the God of Peace will sanctify me entirely; and may my spirit and soul and body be preserved complete and without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ - I ask this not for me only, but for all Your children, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“And the very God of peace sanctify you wholly; and I pray God your whole spirit and soul and body be preserved blameless unto the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:23)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:23

Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:24

Thank You Father that You are the one that is going to bring me to spiritual maturity - not in my own strength, but as I yield to the chastening and refining work Your Holy Spirit within my heart. Have Your way in my life I pray, until I reach a spiritual maturity that measures up to the full and complete standard of Christ - Christ in me the hope of glory - praise Your holy name, AMEN.

“Faithful is he that calleth you, who also will do it.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:24)
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Praying through 1 Thessalonians 5:25

Heavenly Father, thank You for the gift and privilege of prayer. Thank You that we have confidence to come to You in prayer, not only for ourselves but also for others. We praise You that You hear and answer our every cry. Increase our desire to commune with You in prayer, and may we be so submitted to Your will, that Your Holy Spirit prompts the prayers we utter, in accordance with Your perfect plan and for Your greater glory. This we ask in Jesus name AMEN.

“Brethren, pray for us.”
(1 Thessalonians 5:25)
Source: Verse of the day for 1 Thessalonians 5:25