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11 Uplifting Morning Prayers to Kick-Start your Day

When you wake up in the morning, and your heart and mind feel really heavy, like the weight of the whole world is on your shoulder, you can always run to God for strength, encouragement, guidance, rest, or peace. You wouldn’t be the first to do this. Jesus Christ also did it. Here are 11 powerful and uplifting prayers to kick-start your morning!



Here are 11 Morning Prayers

1. Prayer for the Gift of a New Morning

Wonderful Father, full of mercy and grace. I give you praise for counting me worthy to witness another day on this earth. Thank you Heavenly Father, for the gift of a new day.

Lord, I laid down, slept in peace and woke up safely, because you were watching over me. You kept me all through the night, even till this morning. I go into today with a heart of thanksgiving. I love you God for all that you have done for me! Amen.

Philippians 4:6-7 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, 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 mind in Christ Jesus.


2. Prayer for Guidance throughout the day

Lord, thank you for a great night’s rest and the opportunity to stand here today. Today is another day that you have made, I will rejoice and be glad in it. And so, I know you love me. Your word makes me understand the depth of your love for me, and I thank you for this boundless love.

Lord, I ask for your unfailing guidance, as I step out in search of my daily bread today. Let your mighty hands of protection and strength cover me as I walk through today. Thank you because I am safe in your hands. Amen.

Psalm 5:3 – Listen to my voice in the morning, Lord. Each morning I bring my requests to you and wait expectantly.

James 1:5 – If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.

3. Prayer for Divine Assistance

Father Lord, I feel like a million tons of weight is hanging over my head right now. I feel exhausted, stressed and overwhelmed, even though I just woke up. My heart is racing. This burden on my shoulder is way too heavy for me to carry alone. Lord, I need you now more than ever. I can no longer pretend like I can help myself.

As I go out today, show yourself strong for me. My God is all powerful and is able to do immeasurably more than all I ask or imagine. So, today Lord, help me to safely anchor myself to you. Help me to recognize and accept your divine help when I see it today. I receive the grace to depend on you and not on myself. Amen.

Psalm 16:8 – “I have set the LORD always before me. Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.”

Psalm 90:17 – And may the Lord our God show us his approval, and make our efforts successful. Yes, make our efforts successful!

4. Morning Prayers for my Relatives

Dear Merciful Father, thank you for those you have surrounded me with. They have been a blessing to me and I want this great blessing to continue for a long time.

Lord, my prayer today is that your hand of divine protection and guidance will fall mightily on my relatives, in Jesus’ name. As they go out and carry out their different assignments, bring home safely. I thank you for their lives all these years and I pray that you will be a present help to them every moment of their lives. Amen.

Romans 12:17 Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Carefully consider what is right in the eyes of everybody.

Proverbs 31:25 She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come.

5. Praying for Positive Influences

There is a reason you brought me to this new day, Lord. Shine brightly through me so that everyone that comes across me today may feel your presence in me. Take my hand, Lord and teach me to do that which is right.

As I step out today, let lives and destinies be blessed by my words and actions. I refuse to be used to denigrate, insult or disrespect people today. I uplift, motivate and bless lives. Amen.

Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.

Proverbs 3:1-4 My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart, for they will prolong your life many years and bring you peace and prosperity. Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.

6. Early Morning Prayers for Wisdom

Dear God, you said in your word that if anyone lacks wisdom, he should ask of you who gives liberally, without reproaching or faultfinding. So in response to your word, I come this morning that you fill me up with the type of knowledge that can only come from you.

I receive the grace to make wise decisions. I receive the capacity to choose wisdom over folly. And I thank you for your blessings and wisdom, in Jesus’ name, Amen!

Psalm 88:9 – Each day I beg for your help, O Lord; I lift my hands to you for mercy.

Psalm 119:66 Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I trust your commands.

7. Prayer for Strength

Dear Father, I humble myself this morning and I ask for your strength. Lord uphold me with your right hand in this world of grave temptations. By my strength I cannot do it, I need the strength that only you give.

The strength to say “No” to sin and temptations. The strength to choose and do that which is right. And, as I go through this trying period, create in me a pure heart, O God. Renew a steadfast spirit within me. In Jesus’ mighty and powerful name I pray, Amen.

2 Timothy 1:7 – For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and self-discipline.

Isaiah 50:4 Morning by morning he wakens me and opens my understanding to his will.

Prayer for My Family

8. Early Morning Prayers for My Family

Lord, thank you for my family. Thank you for my spouse. Thank you for my kids. I entrust all my family members into your mighty hand. As they go out into the world today, be with them.

At the end of today, Lord God, bring us all back together. Lord, I pray that our relationship with you becomes better. I pray you draw us even closer to yourself. In Jesus blessed name, Amen.

Joshua 24:15 But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.

Psalm 37:6 He will make your innocence radiate like the dawn.

9. Prayer for My Job and Career

I thank you for my job because you, Lord, gave it to me. Heavenly Father, thank you for my career. I ask for your leadership and wisdom ;as I do my job and go along with my career. Lord continue to direct my career.

As I go to work today, watch over me and keep me safe. I pray against accidents, no matter how small.

I pray against any power that may want to cause problems in the place where the income with which I support my family comes from. In Jesus mighty name. Amen.

Psalm 90:17 – May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us, yes, establish the work of our hands.

10. Prayer for Great Opportunities

Lord God Almighty, I thank you because you have been gracious to me. As I go through today, I welcome the opportunities to contribute with the gifts that you have blessed me with, to the growth of the world. I receive the opportunity to be used by you to bless others today. And I thank you and pray in Jesus’ name, Amen!

James 1:5 If any of your lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.

Psalm 19:1,2 The heavens proclaim the glory of God. The skies display his craftsmanship. Day after day they continue to speak.

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11. Prayer for Contentment

In this world of instant gratification, wild desires, unholy ambitions and evil dreams, Lord I ask that you give me the spirit of contentment. Even as I pray that you will make my life better, I receive the capacity to be content in my circumstances. Amen.

Isaiah 26:3You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in You.

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  1. I praise and give You thanks my dear Father in Heaven,for the gift of this new day.
    I love You my dear God for all that You have done for me. Amen.
    Dear God,I ask You for strength.Please give me strength to throughout my difficult times.
    I pray for peace in my daily life,and each day I would live a healthy life. Amen.
    I choose to follow Your way of truth to follow Your will and Your word.
    I will keep my mouth to speak good to follow Your words,Lord Jesus.
    Because the Words us alive and active.(Hebrews 4:12)
    It’s alive because Jesus is the Word (1 John 1 : 1 )
    Thank You Lord,for lead me to walking in Your way of righteousness.
    In Jesus mighty name I pray.
    Amen and Amen..

  2. Pray for me that God should send me a divine helper that will locate me now and send me my destiny helper today, and let his blessings overflow in my life and my family, also put me in a prayer for financial breakthrough, healing, God good health, God protection, and the Wil of God be done in my life and my family, Amen

  3. Abba Father I thank you for these wonderful uplifting prayers. Thank you Lord for a new brand day , new life and promises . Thank you for greasing my family and I with the spirit of love, patience, endurance, understanding,goodwill and humility. You are my everything Lord . Be with us now and always in Jesus most precious name.

  4. Thank you Jesus
    I bask in the glory of your Grace Lord
    I am a child of God
    Peace is mine I shall pass it on
    I love you
    Let us have a beautiful week by your hands Jesus
    Thy will be done
    Amen & Amen

  5. Thank you, Praising Jesus for this gift, May God Bless you & keep your heart safe & protected to continue sharing HIS WORD & Promises?♥️

  6. I give You many thanks my dear Father in Heaven,for the gift of this life,for the gift of another new day.
    I thank You Father,for guiding my every step in my daily life.
    Let Your mighty hands of protection and strength cover me as I walk through today,as I step out in search of my daily bread today,Amen.
    I thank You Father,for You give me a spirit of self – control,that I may control myself. And I may face today with calmness and control.
    I pray that today,dear God,
    May our great God is always stay with me,be with me,always on my side. Amen.
    So today,I choose to follow Your way. Amen.
    Today and everyday I will keep my mouth to speak good to follow Your Words Lord Jesus,Amen.
    I give my life into Your hands. Amen.
    In Jesus mighty name I pray.
    Amen and Amen.

  7. These morning prayers have been such a blessing ministering So deeply in to my life and my family life.
    I thank God for my brothers and sisters in Christ Amen.

  8. I pray these prayers today for my family, friends, myself. My new husband and children. Pray for health, protection, financial needs. Pray for safety.

  9. Dear God,

    I am so grateful for having you in my life.
    You have blessed me without question.

    Miracles happen everywhere.
    If only all of us watched for them.

    If only more people in the world would follow your ten commandments, life would be so beautiful.
    I pray for all people to be aware of your presence. It’s a wonderful life with your strength and love.

    1. Our father in heaven, I come this morning to give you thanks for everything you have done for me and my family and others. Lord, we thank you for forgiving us of our many sins and asked for your continuous blessings.
      I am grateful for everything good or bad, sunshine or rain. Everything is for a reason and purpose. Thank you for your guidance and protection on each and every one. I pray for divine favor and I thank you in advance, in Jesus name I pray, amen.

  10. Father, thank You for the gift of another day. May I remain steadfast in my declaration to be of service to Your kingdom and to help others in need. There are so many sad souls, Father, especially around here, drug-addicted and homeless during this harsh winter. Lead me Father for Your Glory. Amen

  11. Lord, I pray for strength and guidance in the second day of court today as I face the man who assaulted me. Lord, I’m filled with stress, worry, and anxiety. I am so scared of messing up and forgetting parts like I did yesterday.
    The defense is trying to put holes in my story and paint me a liar. Lord, I need your divine strength and power today. I have so many other things going on. Emotionally I am weak. Please Lord, help me. I can’t put into words all I am feeling but I know you know. Thank you for these words and these prayers. Amen

    1. Dear God,
      I thank You for Your goodness and mercy for giving me so many blessing in my life.
      Thank You for the strength You give me each day and for all the people around me who make life more meaningful.
      Lord Jesus,I love You and I need You,Amen.
      Thank You Lord,for everything You have done for me.
      In Jesus mighty name.I pray.
      Amen and Amen.

  12. Thank you, Lord, for another day. Please give me peace and patience. You know my needs, I’m not just talking wants Lord Jesus, but needs. They are not a lot but I need your Help and Grace Lord, that only you can give!
    I praise your Holy name Lord Jesus.
    Help Me, Show Me, Tell Me.
    I need to know.
    Thy will be done.
    Amen and Amen❤❤

  13. Amen God is good. He leads our steps whenever we go. He protects us and cover us under the shadow of his wings. No sun will strike us during the day nor moon will hurt us during the night. The God who preserves our coming in and going out, God preserve us from all evil and preserve our souls. Amen in Jesus’ name.

  14. O God, you know all my struggles and my pains. Father, I leave them in your hands. Lord father, this morning I come before you. Just give me the strength to go on with this feeling.
    Lord, I ask that you go before me and prepare for me if this is the day. Please, father, God am begging you to cover me and my baby under your precious blood. I have no 1 but you.
    Oh lord, father please show me signs early so I can reach the hospital in time. My life is in your hands. In Jesus’ name amen.

    1. The lord will overshadow you with his Holy Spirit and your child shall come forth swiftly, for you are greatly loved by your HEAVENLY FATHER!

  15. Dear Father God,
    I thank You, Father, for You give me the strength and protect me with Your unfailing guidance and cover me as I walk throughout the day.
    Thank You, Lord Jesus, for blessing me with Your tender mercies, grace and Thy Loving Kindness.
    In Jesus’ mighty name I pray.
    Amen and Amen.

  16. I am grateful Lord for your steadfast love that never ceases. They are new every morning. I praise your faithfulness for it is great.
    Lord, please give me a heart of gratitude for all you have done for me always. Please Lord let my eyes of understanding been enlightened and cause me to have a platform for my prospective empower me in all ramifications against any kind of temptation.
    Settle me O Lord and bless the work of my hand. Thank you Christianstt for all the good prayers and sermons which you’re supporting us with on a daily basis. More grease to your elbow and more anointing to you. In Jesus Christ mighty name Amen

  17. Dear precious heavenly Father, I thank u for your blessed name. I thank u for giving us for another day n thank u for all the prayers we received here every day.
    My precious father, may u protect ever one in here n blessed them with their heart desires so that your kingdom will grow more.
    Thank u for this opportunity and I love u, God bless u all.

  18. Dear Father God.
    I thank you Lord,for my God is good all the times. Amen.
    Thank you Lord,for let me wake up every morning and be thankful for the wonderful life that You have given me.
    I humble myself to You this morning,to stand strong to face my daily day.
    Thank You Father,to give me the opportunity to stand here today.
    Dear Lord,I pray that today.
    My relationship with You becomes better.
    And You dear Father,draw us even closer to Your self.
    Thank You Lord ,for create in me a pure heart,and renew a steadfast spirit wothin me.
    In Jesus mighty name I pray.
    Amen and Amen..

  19. Thank God for all He is doing another miracle of sleeping and waking. We shall soar like eagle.
    Glory be to God for the wonderful things the Lord i doing in the life of those subscribing to this site.
    We are blessed in His precious name.

    1. Thank you for the prayers. God blesses you always. I pray the Lord Almighty for continous guidance in my job. With the long hours working it’s not easy but with him I will always be able to handle it.. amen

  20. I am Strong , I declare I am strong by the blood of Jesus
    Peace please give me
    Favor please give me
    Rest please give me
    Thy will be done
    Amen & Amen

  21. Dear Father God.
    I thank you Lord,for the gift of this new day.
    I love You dear God,for all that You have done for me. Amen
    I thank you Lord,for give me the strength to stand strong to face my daily day.
    And thanks for opportinity to stand here today.
    Dear God,I ask for Your unfailing guidance,as I step out in search of my daily bread today.
    Let Your mighty hands of protection and strength cover me,as I walk through today.
    I beg for Your help each and everyday.I lift my hands up to You for mercy.
    Thank You Lord Jesus,for I am safe in Your hands.
    I thank You and pray today.
    In Jesus mighty name.
    Amen and Amen.

    1. Thank you Lord for this brand new day. Without you lord I will not make it for the day. Guide me and bless everyone for the day. Help my family to be bless for the day. Amen

  22. Precious Jesus, I’m strong bec I truly believe in ur word n ur abides in me…
    I’m strong bec you are my light and my salvation…
    Hallelujah!!

  23. Dear Father God.
    I thank you Lord from the bottom of my heart,for all Your goodness and favor in my life.
    I thank you for the gift of this day.I love You and I praise You for hearing my prayer,and answered my prayer,dear Father.
    I have found You and Your grace.I know it is possible to live a new life in You dear Lord Jesus Christ.
    I needed a Savior to show me the way to live.
    Thank You Lord Jesus.
    In Jesus mighty name.
    Amen and Amen

  24. I pray this prayer every morning and i am so grateful for it. Thank you Jesus for your goodness, grace and mercy.

  25. Good Morning
    I really enjoyed your prayers. It really starts my day. I am so grateful and blessed to read these prayers every morning and during the day. UPLIFTING!

  26. To God be the glory for this early morning prayer and declaration it’s quite a powerful prayer package that impact my life for starting my day with hope of great expectations I know that I can count on CHRISTIANTT whenever am in a hurry to go out in the Morning yet I need to touch some areas with prayer points which my hasty mind won’t remind me of but once I enter the Christiantt I know that my day will be fulfilling of a great declaration and blessed assurance to digest all through the day thanks a million for your ministry

    1. Please pray for my son Shadrach to hunger for God’s fellowship and to walk in God’s will. He is behind worldly lusts, rebelling to everything we say. As a parent my heart aches. (He lies, no church, no regular attendance in collage, no studying, always chatting or in Internet. )

      1. Keeping you in prayer. Isaiah 54:13 God is in control continue trusting Him God will show himself Strong in this situation. He will bring Shadrach back into HIS fold in Jesus Mighty Name. There is not impossible for God.

  27. Dear Father God,

    I thank you for the gift of life,for You make all things work together for my good.

    I thank you for give me God favor and bless my life.

    Dear God,I place my life into Your hands,and depend on You to light and guide my way.

    I believe in You dear Father God,for blessings me everyday,and bring peace and remove the heaviness within my heart.

    Thank You Lord Jesus,for always being here for me.

    And guiding me to walk in Your truth.

    In Jesus mighty name.

    Amen and Amen.

  28. Please pray for my fiancee, he is taking medication and stayed in the hospital for almost a week now.

    We are in a long distance relationship and he hide his health condition.

    I ask for your help by praying in the hope of God’s healing power to set him free from illness. Please pray for him. Thanks and God bless to everyone

  29. Thank you Lord for another day of life. Thanks for this lovely day. Help me to overcome all the obstacles in my life today and help my son so that he will be good at school for today. Amen.

  30. Prayer for divine protection, guidance, spiritual growth,health, strength,courage, humble, wisdom, live, patient, promotion’s, house, growth in all things, strong mind, string back bone,take away fear, envy, jealous out if our my bodies and soul over my children, family and I.. Bless me with my soulmate my husband. In Jesus name. Amen!!

  31. I praise You dear Heavenly Father.I thank you and so grateful for the blessings You have given to me each and every day in my daily life.
    Thank you for bring me God’s word each and every morning,to strengthen my day.
    Thank you for bring me safely through day and night.
    I will walk in obedience to You and Your word.
    My God is so good.
    Hallelujah.
    In Jesus mighty name.
    Amen.

  32. Lord God our loving father, praise, honor and glorify your holy name. thank you for all your blessings you bestowed in to my life, my family and friends. Thank u for these site that i subscribed help me a lot to find you in words.

  33. I praise You my dear Lord Jesus Christ.I love You with all my heart.I thank you for the gift of this beautiful day.
    I thank you for Your protection and guidance,kept me safely through the day and night.
    Thank you for all You have done for me,and You have been gracious to me.
    Thank you for this wonderful prayers.
    In Jesus mighty name I pray.
    Amen and Amen.

      1. Dear Father God,,
        I thank You Father,for You remove the heaviness from my heart.
        I ask You today,dear God,
        Please renew my heart with Your strength.Strength from Thy hand. Amen.
        Please guide me to walk closer in Your way. Amen.
        Dear Lord Jesus,
        I claim You today be my strength and my hope is in You all day long.
        I love You,dear Lord Jesus,so that today I put my trust in You,
        You will heal me, and my suffering will end today. Amen.
        I declare that today,
        The love I have for You will never die.It will be forever and ever. Amen.
        In Jesus mighty name I pray.
        Amen and Amen.

        1. Ooh Dra Lily remain blessed forever Amen, your prayer makes me happy, reassures me, and lifts me up remind. Amen our Almighty God is not dead and our dear Heavenly Father can speak to us through any of His blessed child Amen… Please keep it up Jesus Loves you and He will continue to bless and give you the strength to keep moving forward in all aspects of your life in Jesus Precious Mighty I pray Amen and Amen…

          1. Praise God in His mercy that He can talk to instruct love and comfort His children each and every day
            His word that He sent to Us
            With His never ending all consuming love
            Amen

    1. Thank you everlasting father, for with you alone are holy, thank you this morning for waking me and my family here and back home up i live today and everyday into your hands father take care of everything that concerns me and my family and loved ones protect us from this wicked world, guide us all and lead us not into temptation for thine is the kingdom for ever and ever amen and amen.