Powerful Prayers For Those Sleepless Nights

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    During the stillness of the night, I can hear nothing but the silence that surrounds me. I can hear it because I am wide awake, while all the world around me is at rest. Lord, I just cannot sleep.

    Father, I cannot find the words to tell you what’s wrong but, even so, I know You understand me.

    Search my heart, Oh Lord. Take away the pain, take away the suffering, take away the troubles.

    Restore peace and tranquility in my life. Give me strength to go on for I am tired and weary, but yet my eyes are wide open.

    Psalm 4:8 I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.

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


    Lying Sleepless, Worried, Burdened

    Oh Lord, You alone know what I have been through and what I am going through at present and all that I ask is that You help me through it.

    My Savior, please hear my humble cry. I lie here sleepless because it worries me, I feel so burdened and alone. Please comfort me, I need You now more than ever.

    Proverbs 3:23-24 – Then you will walk safely in your way, and your foot will not stumble. When you lie down, you will not be afraid; yes, you will lie down and your sleep will be sweet.


    Prayer For Restful Sleep

    Heavenly Father, I pray for the gift of restful sleep. Quiet the thoughts that churn within me and ease the tensions of my body. As I lay my head down, let me feel the peace of Your presence enveloping me, guarding my heart and mind in Christ Jesus.

    In Your mercy, grant me the rest I need to rejuvenate my spirit, soul, and body, preparing me for the day ahead.

    Bless me with the ability to trust in Your timing and plan, even in the midst of sleepless nights. May I find in every moment an opportunity to draw closer to You, learning to rest in Your sovereign will.

    Matthew 11:28-29 Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
    Psalm 23:2 He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters.


    Prayer Surrendering Nighttime Fears

    Oh Lord, I surrender my nighttime fears to You. You know the depth of my heart and the causes of my restlessness. Wrap me in Your loving arms, where fear has no hold, and doubt finds no room.

    Replace my fear with faith, my turmoil with tranquility. As I rest in You, let me be reminded of Your constant care and unfailing love.

    May my sleepless nights become a testament to Your faithfulness, as I learn to lean on You in my weakness. Through every hour of the night, may Your peace reign in my heart, assuring me of Your presence and love.

    1 Peter 5:7 Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
    2 Timothy 1:7 For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.


    Restore Peace And Gentle Sleep

    Wrap Your gentle arms around me as I sob quietly into the night. Restore that joy and happiness I once knew, for pain only endures for the night and surely joy comes in the morning.

    Allow me to find rest before the morning draws near. So I can go out and face the world and all that life has to throw at me, in confidence and with a smile.

    I rest assured that You are always with me and the battle is already won! In Jesus mighty name, Amen!

    Psalm 91:5-7 – You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day, nor the pestilence that stalks in the darkness, nor the plague that destroys at midday. A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you.

    Psalm 121:3-4He will not let your foot slip – he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.


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    1. Am blessed I know I will sleep well this night no weapon formed against me shall prosper in Jesus name amen

    2. Dear mighty God,

      I have been woken by my anxiety, worries and lack of trust and understanding of my path. I have been woken by anxious and fearful thoughts during these stressful times in my life. I am broken and feel so alone. I am praying asking you for help and guidance. I realize I cant do this on my own and I have forgotten to visit your word. I feel like a lost sheep and I need you Jesus. I am coming to you. Please take away my worries and give streght and faith to face the world and the problems that come with this sinful broken world. May your spirit renew and restore me and heal my brokenness. I thank you for loving me and always watching over me and my family even when we have walked away from you. Please forgive my sins, restore and make me new again. I give you my worries and I pray for rest so that tomorrow I can have joy and peace that you bring to my heart for the rest of the day. PLease help me sleep and rest. In the name of JESUS christ, my mighty God- Thank you for restoring and bringing peace and rest in my mind heart and soul. AMEN

    3. Dear God,
      I thank You,Lord Jesus,for You give me the strength to through all my trying times.
      Lord Jesus,You know everything I have been through.If You are for me,with me,who can be against me.
      Dear Lord,I ask You today,please take away the suffering,take away my troubles,restore peace and tranquility in my life.
      I pray that today,dear God,
      Please help me to rest myself and all my problems in Your strong loving arms.
      Give me a rest peaceful sleep.Grant me sleep tonight and tomorrow power to live.
      Wake me with the morning light.
      May I start my day with a clean heart and happiness will be with me all of the day,Amen.
      In Jesus mighty name I pray.
      Amen and Amen.

    4. I pray for restoration
      Heal me Lord
      Please give me the peace and rest only you can give
      You know my heart and my problems
      I claim healing by the precious blood of Jesus
      Thy will be done
      Amen & Amen

    5. Dear heavenly Father, I come to you because you alone can give me peace and sound sleep, please Lord forgive all my unbelieve that has been causing me sleepness night for many days now in Jesus mighty name I pray. Amen

    6. I adore this beautiful Prayer, thank you Cheryce, When Jesus was on the earth, God spoke to us through Him, and when Jesus returned to Heaven He now speaks to us via the Holy Spirit … It is one way that He speaks to us personally, powerfully—today. And I believe that the Spirit gives Cheryce the words she writes in her Prayers, He plant’s them in her heart so that we may benefit from them here in our Community
      .”For it will not be you speaking, but the Spirit of your Father speaking through you”. .Matthew 10:20

      1. I pray the Lord will bestow mercy, kindness and sovereignty over those many sleepless nights I‘ve encountered and start today with me in deep peaceful sleeps and health. Pray also for my father who is at the nursing home, resting. Pray also for my job and finances. In Jesus name, amen!

    7. Dear Father God.
      I thank you Father,for the gift of this life.
      I thank you for everything You have given to me.
      I pray that today,dear Father, May You restore peace and happiness in my life.
      please dear Father,comforting me with Your. loving kindnesd and bring peace in my heart.
      Now ,I go to the end this day.
      I pray that dear Lord Jesus,please give me a rest peaceful sleep to night.May tomorrow morning,I start my day with a grateful heart and happiness will follow me all day long.
      In Jesus mighty name I pray.
      Amen and Amen.

    8. Yes Lord Jesus you know I have so many restless nights with no sleep at all
      I need and claim peace, heart, mind , body and soul.
      I can not do this by myself Lord
      Lead me guide help me
      Dear Lord give me rest ease my weary mind
      Thank you Jesus I claim this by the blood of Jesus
      Amen & Amen

      1. Heavenly father I have come to your throne of mercy this night asking you for a miraculous sleep and night rest.My head is heavy and pained due to lack of sleep. Father please rescue me from the heartbroken,pain and weakness this problem has caused me.For In Jesus might name I pray. AMEN.