Prayer for John 3

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Heavenly Father, thank You for this wonderful witness of a man with a teachable spirit, and thank You that You loved the world so much that You came to die for all people, who simply trust in You for Salvation. I pray that like Nicodemus I may have a teachable spirit and be prepared to come to You with all my needs and questions and not trust in my own understanding - knowing that You not only have the answer but that You ARE the answer... this I pray in Jesus name, AMEN.

“There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews:”
(John 3:1)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:1

Heavenly Father, thank You that there is no one who truly seeks to know the truth of Who You are that will be denied that knowledge. Thank You that the truth of Who You are is recorded in Your holy Word. Open my eyes to see the wonderful things contained in Your Word and may I grow in grace and in a knowledge of my Saviour Jesus Christ, t0 His praise and glory, AMEN.

“The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him.”
(John 3:2)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:2

Loving Father, thank You that I have been given the gift of eternal life simply because I trusted in Jesus. Thank You that my spiritual birth and my spiritual growth in the Christian life does not depend on my abilities, but is a free gift of grace given to all who believe on the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour, in Whose name I pray, AMEN.

“Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.”
(John 3:3)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:3

Heavenly Father, thank You that You gave me life. Thank You that You formed me in my mother's womb and scheduled every day of my life. Thank You that You sought me out and brought me into Your kingdom through spiritual birth. How I praise You that I have been born from above and have become part of a new creation in Christ and am covered in His righteousness - and thank You that in Him I am already part of His spiritual kingdom and will one day rule and reign with Christ when He sets up His coming earthly rule. Thank You in Jesus name, AMEN.

“Nicodemus saith unto him, How can a man be born when he is old? can he enter the second time into his mother's womb, and be born?”
(John 3:4)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:4

Heavenly Father, thank You for sending Jesus to be the sacrifice for my sin. Lord, I know my salvation does not rely on anything that I have done but on the finished work of Christ on the cross. Thank You that while I was still a sinner Christ died for me and thank You for the convicting work of the Holy Spirit in me.. so that by grace through faith in Christ I have been born again - of water and the Spirit - praise Your holy name, AMEN

“Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.”
(John 3:5)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:5

Heavenly Father, thank You that I am born again by the indiscernible, unfathomable work of the Spirit deep within. I pray that You would work in my life and little by little replace my stubborn will with Your better plans and purpose. And I pray that You who have started a good work in me would continue until the day of Christ Jesus, AMEN.

“The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit.”
(John 3:8)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:8

Heavenly Father, thank You that I have been born from above and become a child of God and have an inheritance kept for me in heaven. Lord I do not have the greatest knowledge and understanding of Scripture but I do know that You came down from heaven to die on the cross to pay the price for my sin.. and that You rose again the third day to break the power of sin in my life and make me a new creation in Christ. And Lord I know that You ascended into heaven and that I am positioned in Christ in heavenly places, for which I praise and thank You. May I live my life in spirit and truth to Your praise and glory - this I ask in Jesus name, AMEN.

“And no man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that came down from heaven, even the Son of man which is in heaven.”
(John 3:13)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:13

Heavenly Father, thank You that Jesus is my substitute for sin. Thank You that He was lifted-up on the cross for my sake and took the punishment that I deserve. I pray that I may lift up the wonderful name of Jesus to all with whom I come in contact.. so that they may hear the good news of the glorious gospel of grace and look to Him for salvation.. and live, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up:”
(John 3:14)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:14

Heavenly Father, thank You that just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness - even so the lovely Lord Jesus came to earth to be made sin on my account and was lifted up on Calvary's cross so that by faith in Him I have life eternal. I pray that many today would come to saving faith in our precious Saviour, in Whose name I pray, AMEN.

“That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life.”
(John 3:15)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:15

Thank You Lord for sending Jesus to die for our sin and that His blood has paid the full penalty for my sin too. Thank You that Christ's sacrifice reveals Your immense love for mankind - and for me. I just want to give You thanks and praise for this free gift if salvation, that is open to whosoever will come, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”
(John 3:16)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:16

Thank You Lord for the Bible and for the truth that it contains. Guide me into all truth I pray- knowing that all I need for salvation and sanctification is contained within the pages of Scripture, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN

“For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.”
(John 3:17)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:17

Heavenly Father, thank You that for Your glorious plan of redemption and for saving me by grace through faith in Christ. Thank You for loving me so much that while I was still a sinner You sent Jesus to save me from my sin and not to condemn me because of my sin. Thank You that there is now no condemnation for those that are in Christ Jesus, and I pray that I may live my life to Your praise and glory. Thank you Lord, for Your long-suffering mercy, goodness and grace for the human race - including me. Thank You in Jesus name, AMEN.

“He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.”
(John 3:18)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:18

Heavenly Father thank You that Your will and purpose is to save guilty sinners, like me, from eternal punishment and judgement. Thank You that by Your grace and goodness, love and power You sent Your Son to pay the purchase price for my sin, and for the sin of the world, so that whoever believes in Him will not perish but have everlasting life. Thank You that by grace through faith in Christ I have been removed from eternal judgement and received the forgiveness of sins and life everlasting. I pray that many sinners who remain under Your condemnation today would realise their desperate need of a Saviour and turn to Christ today.. and be saved. This I ask in His precious name, AMEN.

“And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.”
(John 3:19)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:19

Heavenly Father, we increasingly recognise the evil and wickedness in which this world is drowning. Lord, we know that there is only one true Light, Who can transfer sinners from the kingdom of darkness into the kingdom of His dear Son – and that in Him alone are the words of eternal life and the forgiveness of sins. Use me as a light in the world to point lost men and women to Jesus and help me to shine the light of Your love into many hearts today – knowing that the time for Your return draws ever closer. This we ask in Jesus name, AMEN.

“For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.”
(John 3:20)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:20

Heavenly Father, thank You that You loved me so much that You sent Jesus to die on the cross in my place. Thank you that He rose again from the dead, so that by faith in Him I might not experience the shocking and eternal consequences of God's wrath, but receive the free gift of eternal life. Thank You for Your amazing grace.  Thank you that You loved me so much that while I was still under Your wrath and dead in my trespasses and sins, Christ died for me. I pray that I might live for Him. To Him be all praise and glory, for ever and ever AMEN.

“He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him.”
(John 3:36)
Source: Verse of the day for John 3:36