Prayer for Psalm 51

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Prayer For Women Planning An Abortion

Heavenly Father we know that every good and perfect gift comes from You and that children are a special heritage from the Lord. But Father, we also know that the enemy of our soul seeks to kill and destroy all that is from You, and especially the lives of little babies in the womb.

And so we lift up all women who may be planning to have an abortion, or who have been deceived into thinking that this is a woman’s right, rather than a sin against their creator God – and we pray that You would create in their hearts a desire to do what is right and a realisation of the evil that surrounds the practice of abortion, that they themselves are considering

Bring into the life of each mother those that would give godly counsel and change the hearts of those who have already made a decision to go down the route of abortion.

Instil in the heart of each woman a deep love for the baby they are carrying and we pray that many may be prompted to turn from their planned abortion and look to the Lord Jesus.. for the grace do what is right - this we ask in Jesus name,

Amen

“Behold, thou desirest truth in the inward parts: and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom.”
(Psalm 51:6)
Category: Prayer for Abortion

Times of Healing and Spiritual Renewal

Loving Father, I know that You often halt us in our tracks and remove us from the business of life, through an illness or a time of ill-health - so that we are forced take our eyes off the hurly-burly of life, and lie on an enforced bed of sickness - in order to rediscover what are our true priorities are in life.

Father, I know that I have not spent quality time with You, as I have allowed the daily duties of life and less-important issues to crowd out my special time alone in Your presence.

Forgive me I pray. I want to use this time of ill-health as an opportunity to get closer to You. Lead me and guide me in this time of illness - and may it become a time of spiritual as well as a period of physical rest.

Heal me Father I pray, not only in my body but also in my relationship with You,

Thank you,

Amen
“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.”
(Psalm 51:10)
Category: Prayers for Healing

Father I thank You that I have the permanent, indwelling Holy Spirit to lead and guide. I don’t want to grieve or quench His Spirit through unbelief or pride of life – I pray that I am willing to readily confess any post-salvation sins so that I may be forgiven and cleansed, through Jesus Christ – my only mediator, and return into sweet fellowship with You – in HIS name I pray, AMEN.

“Cast me not away from thy presence; and take not thy holy spirit from me.”
(Psalm 51:11)
Source: Verse of the day for Psalm 51:11

Prayer For A Recovering Alcoholic

Heavenly Father, thank You for helping me along the way to recovery from my addiction to alcohol. Thank You Father, for lifting me up out of the miry clay, saving me from my pit of despair and setting my feet on solid ground. Thank You that You cared enough for me.. to be there throughout my recovery.. to uphold me with Your righteous right hand, as You poured out grace and mercy to help, in time of need.

 
I repent of my foolish decline into alcoholism and confess my reluctance to admit that I was getting swept into an increasingly ungodly lifestyle. Forgive my selfish foolishness and thank You from the bottom of my heart for setting me on the right path to freedom in Christ by putting a new song in my mouth – even praise to my God.
 
Oh the joy and peace of knowing and trusting the Lord Jesus Christ. You have performed wonders in my life and I praise the good work that You are doing in me. Thank You for the freedom I have found in You as You have gently led me along the path to recovery from alcoholism. You are my God and have performed great and mighty wonders in me, and I praise Your holy name for ever and ever,
 
Amen

“Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation; and uphold me with thy free spirit.”
(Psalm 51:12)
Category: Prayer for Alcoholics

Loving Father I understand more and more the importance of humility of heart, a contrite spirit and the need to be broken before You so that the beautiful character of the Lord Jesus can be formed and developed in me. Search me O God and show me areas where I have not yet submitted to Your leading and guidance, for I desire my life to be a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to You in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.

“The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise.”
(Psalm 51:17)
Source: Verse of the day for Psalm 51:17