15 Prayers For Today To Raise Your Spirits

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Prioritizing God above all else in your daily activities is essential for every devout Christian. By engaging in these daily prayers for inspiration, you create an opportunity for a personal dialogue with God as you get ready to tackle the day’s obstacles.

Remember to say powerful prayers a few minutes before your day begins as you read God’s word through the Bible. This will help you make a decision that is by His will, and “The Meaning of Amen” will help you learn more about it.

Daily Morning Prayer For Thanksgiving

Dear God,

Your everlasting presence, Lord, is insurmountable.

You exist in every creation that you have devised.

Your abounding grace radiates as the sun shines over this world, and your righteousness and omnipotent presence are seen through the mighty river, the highest mountains, and the roaring seas.

You, o Lord, are my tangible reminder today that my careless thoughts are nothing compared to your steadfast love and wisdom.

Lord, I will forever remember you and the perfect peace that you have brought into my life.

This is my prayer for today, and I offer it in Jesus’ name.


Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good, and His love endures forever.

— Psalm 107:1

A Morning Prayer Of Gratitude For The Blessings Received

Heavenly Father,

I thank you for all the blessings that you have given me, Lord God.

I thank you for having poured your unconditional love deep into my human soul.

Thank you for your amazing power and for being the strong tower as you stand strong for my fragile earthly life.

I thank you for the gifts of wisdom and courage, Lord, for these two enable me to have power against all the problems that I face today and to give glory to your mighty name and kingdom.

Lord, in my prayer for today, I ask for your forgiveness for the sins that I have committed in the past and ask that you help me not to sin again.

O Lord, guide me so that I may traverse the path that points only your way.

Let me hear the same sweet whisper as before, and grant me a cheerful spirit when situations don’t go my way.

I ask this in Jesus’ name.


Every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.

— James 1:17

Daily Prayer For Strength

Dear Lord,

I need strength, Father, and I come before your Holy Spirit with my prayer for today, for I know that you are the only God who can perform miracles.

I ask that you give me the strength that I need, Lord, for I feel weak today.

Walk closer with me, for I feel I need someone to cling to when I stumble over some problems.

Oh Lord, be my stepping stone, and let your salvation be my reminder of who I am.

In Jesus’ name, I pray.


I can do all this through him, who gives me strength.

— Philippians 4:13

Morning Prayer Before Going To Work

God, our Father,

My prayer for today is that you bless me with great success in my work.

Open your eyes; watch over your child’s well-being, God, and help me avoid any negative occurrences in my workplace.

Allow me to consciously tuck in all your provisions this morning and let positivity follow me as I go to work.


Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.

— Proverbs 16:3

A Daily Prayer For Hope

Dear Father,

Be my hope today, Lord, and drown all the other voices that seek to pull me away from you.

I adore you, and I know that you are an eternal God.

I cling to your promise as I pray this prayer for today that you will be the hope for the hopeless, so I run to your grace and goodness with my hands stretched out to grab hold of your great love.

Be the light I need, and remind me that at the end of the darkest night is the breaking of dawn and the revelation of your shining glory[1].

Allow me to cling with hope to your dominion, Oh Lord, in Jesus’ name.


But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not faint.

— Isaiah 40:31

Morning Prayer To Have Courage

Dear Lord God,

As I start this wonderful day that you have created with my prayer for today, bless me with tenacious, winsome courage, for I know that I will need it throughout the day ahead.

Sustain me, Lord, and allow your absolute love and miracles to be my ultimate reason not to crave sin again.

Help me to keep my head above water and not allow me to drown in temptations that pull me to the deepest part of hell.

Have mercy, Father, and allow me to be courageous enough to know your love today, Lord.

All of this I ask in your holy name.


Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord, your God, will be with you wherever you go.

— Joshua 1:9

Morning Prayer For The New Day

God, our Father,

As this new morning begins, I pray that your words will give me a fresh start with your spirit, peace, and joy.

Blessed are you who take away all the sins in this world.

Grant my prayer for today and stand with me as I embark on my journey to your kingdom, where death takes no hold of anyone.

I offer this daily prayer in Jesus’ name.


This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

— Psalm 118:24
Waking Up and Prayers for Today

Morning Prayer To Gain Protection

Dear Heavenly Father,

Allow one to see your grace, Lord, and let your Holy Spirit clothe me with impenetrable protection against all evil.

Hear my prayer for today, be my Savior, and lead me not to feel the pain of hell.

Allow my spirit to be filled with your truth, and allow me to worship you after every unmerited favor you have given me, oh Lord.

Guard my path today, Lord, as I journey to eternal life in heaven, and help me not to fall short as I take the leap of faith to find peace and abundance in the right places.

I ask this in the name of your Son, Jesus Christ.


But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, so that those who love your name may rejoice in you.

— Psalm 5:11

Daily Prayers For Close Friends

God the Father,

I am glad that you have blessed me with such good comrades.

I pray that you will forgive us if we desire to do things that are not according to your will.

I pray that you take hold of our spirits and direct us to the things that you wish us to do.

Allow each body to be overflowing with your perfect gift of mercy, and help us become your stewards and allow us to serve your holy church.

Like how a river flows freely to the sea, allow no blockades to hinder us from fulfilling our destiny together as colleagues.

To you, I offer my prayer for today.


I always thank God for you because of His grace given to you in Christ Jesus.

— 1 Corinthians 1:4

Prayer For Rest

God, our Father,

Grant me rest after all the struggles I faced for the day.

Heal any spiritual and emotional wounds from the day, and prepare me for the battles ahead.

Hear my prayer for today, Oh God, and take hold of my life.


Come to me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

— Matthew 11:28

Daily Prayer For Prosperity As I Celebrate My Birthday

Almighty God,

Bless my family and me today with good health and a rich spiritual life as we celebrate my birthday.

Allow my family to see you and make us serve you forever.

I pray that you give us the chance to build relationships with our church and help us as we desire to continue to spread your holy word through every community.

Please use my special day to work on the lives of my family and draw them closer to you.

This is my prayer for today, and I offer it to you, Our Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost.


The Lord, your God, is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love, he will no longer rebuke you but will rejoice over you with singing.

— Zephaniah 3:17

Daily Prayer For Relief Against Anxiety

Blessed Lord Jesus Christ,

Allow me to lean on your rich love and truth, not my feelings.

Allow the positivity to follow me as the new day starts.

Teach me not to stress over things that are out of my control and allow all good things to cover up my fear of tomorrow and regrets from yesterday.

Shine on me your holy light as I walk and follow your lead, and keep me away from the temptation to get anxious over things.

Teach me to have self-discipline and allow me to have faith in your guidance today, Lord.

In the name of Jesus Christ, your Son, I pray this prayer for today.


Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

— Philippians 4:6–7

Daily Prayer For A Sick Friend Or Family

God Almighty,

I know that life is loaded with different possibilities, but I entrust to you all the uncertainties that the future holds.

I ask that you heal the spirit of (name of a sick friend or family member) and provide a haven for them to rest.

This is my prayer for today, Lord.


Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven. Therefore, confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.

— James 5:14–16

Daily Prayer To Ask For Forgiveness

Jesus Christ,

If I ever fail today, forgive me as I conform to the standards of this world.

Allow me to listen as you speak words to keep my heart pure and overflowing with peace and joy.

Forgive me, Lord, for I once doubted your guidance, power, and provisions.

In the name of Christ Jesus, I pray.


If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.

— 1 John 1:9

Daily Prayer For Good Health

Dear Jesus,

Thank you for the bountiful blessings that you have given us through the years.

We continually pray that you grant us good health and give us the chance to serve in your grace.

You have died on the cross to save the lives of your servants.

Thank you, Jesus.


Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.

— 3 John 1
Light Shining Through Church Window and Prayers for Today


Remember that our lives belong to God himself. It is our responsibility to grow in wisdom continually as Christians before the second coming of our Lord.

As you pray these daily prayers, remember to do it with the utmost intent and feel God’s presence as you utter every single word of your prayer.

7 thoughts on “15 Prayers For Today To Raise Your Spirits”

    • I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify Him with thanksgiving. This also shall please the Lord.
      Psalm 69:30-31

    • “The Lord will guide you continually, and satisfy your soul in drought, and strengthen your bones; you shall be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters do not fail.”
      Isaiah 58:11

  1. May God Bless everyone
    I ask that Jesus Christ comes
    More and more into my life.
    I have lost my way and looking
    For his guidance to find a better

    • Don,
      Jesus isn’t someone who suddenly
      comes, he is someone who never left.
      Always has and Always will be with you ✨️
      You are so Blessed!
      Thank you Jesus for your overflowing
      Love to Don!
      Amen 🌈 🕊 🙏
      All the best,

  2. Please pray for Lori, my sister-in-law who has been courageously fighting cancer, & with all the chemo, one spot on the lungs won’t go or shrink!

    Thank you & God bless!


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