Prayer for Contentment – Lord, Help Me Be Contented

Father, I give all praise and glory to Your most Holy name. Help me today as I seek contentment in everything I do. No matter what journey I have to travel, I want to be contented, filled with the power of the Holy Spirit. Where I fall short Abba Father, pick me up, and lead me to victory. I choose to walk with you, always.

James 1:2-4 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.

Romans 8:28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

 

When Things Do Not Work Out

Almighty God, when things do not work out the way I want or expect, help me to be contented. May I have joy in whatever I face.

Let my light shine in the midst of adversity because I know You are the all-knowing, most powerful one, who I have chosen to be in control of my destiny.

1 Chronicles 29:13 Now, our God, we give you thanks, and praise your glorious name.

Hebrews 13:5 Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.”

 

Finding Peace

Father God, as I look to You, I know who You are and who I am in You. I can find peace, just loving You and praising You, even in times when I don’t feel contented.

Thank You for giving me the grace to rise above any and every situation that I face.

I pray these blessings, in the beautiful and matchless name of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, SO BE IT… Amen and Amen.

 

Bible verses on Contentment

Here are more Bible verses on contentment to mediate on.

Job 36:11 If they obey and serve him, they will spend the rest of their days in prosperity and their years in contentment.

Proverbs 19:23 The fear of the LORD leads to life;  then one rests content, untouched by trouble.

Psalm 34:10b Those who seek the Lord lack no good thing.

Proverbs 14:30 A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones.

Proverbs 30: 7-9 Two things I ask of you, O Lord; do not refuse me before I die: Keep falsehood and lies far from me; give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only my daily bread. Otherwise, I may have too much and disown you and say, ‘Who is the Lord?’ Or I may become poor and steal, and so dishonor the name of my God.

Romans 8:28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Luke 3:14 And some soldiers were questioning him, saying, “And what about us, what shall we do?” And he said to them, “Do not take money from anyone by force, or accuse anyone falsely, and be content with your wages.”

Romans 12:2 Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.

1 Timothy 6:6-7 But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it.

 

Prayer for Contentment