Prayer: Seeking The Truth In God’s Word

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Desiring The Wisdom Of Scripture

Lord of Truth and Wisdom, the world around me often offers narratives that confuse, distort, and lead astray. The voices are many, and they clamor for my attention, pushing their versions of “truth.”

Yet, deep within, my spirit yearns for the genuine, unchanging truth – the truth that can only be found in Your Word. It is in the Scriptures that I seek understanding, clarity, and direction.

Eternal Word, Your scripture stands as a testament to Your unchanging nature, to Your promises and covenants with us. The Bible, in its richness, narrates the story of humanity’s relationship with God, guiding us through lessons of old and prophecies of what’s to come.

As I delve into its depths, equip me, Lord, with a discerning heart and an open mind, so that I may absorb and live out the truths it reveals.

Father, as I meditate on Your Word, I pray that my eyes will be opened to see the vision that You have impressed upon my heart so that the wondrous work of that Word will come alive in me.

Psalm 119:105 Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.

Hebrews 4:12 For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.

Seeking the Truth And Discernment in God’s Word

Omniscient Father, the world often paints its truths in shades of gray, leaving me uncertain and at times, misguided. I pray for discernment, for the spiritual acuity to distinguish Your divine truths from the world’s fleeting and sometimes deceptive narratives.

Your Word, rich and profound, provides answers, even to life’s most intricate questions. Lord, as I immerse myself in the Scriptures, illuminate my understanding.

Let every verse, chapter, and book unveil Your nature, Your desires for humanity, and Your plans for each of us. Help me to not just read, but to study, meditate, and embody the lessons and truths You’ve graciously provided in Your Word.

Proverbs 2:6 For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.

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

Cherishing God’s Word in Challenging Times

Ever-Present Comforter, the world today is rife with challenges – social, moral, and spiritual. In these tumultuous times, Your Word stands as an unwavering pillar of truth and hope.

Even when society shifts and molds new paradigms, Your Word remains steadfast, its truths eternal. Lord, in every challenge, let me turn first to Your Word. When faced with dilemmas, let the Scriptures be my first point of reference.

When in doubt, may I find clarity in its pages. And when the world seems chaotic, let the prophecies and promises within the Bible anchor my soul, reminding me of Your eternal plan and the hope we have in Christ.

Isaiah 40:8 The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever.

Matthew 24:35 Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.

Be Still And Know You Are God

Gracious Heavenly Father, You are my strength and my shield. I thank You that I have the privilege to worship You. My desire is for You alone Lord, as You soothe my soul and satisfy the hunger I have to seek the truth in Your Word.

Open my ears, Lord, to hear the instructions Your still, small voice is giving me. Bless me with Your Truth.

Help me, Father, to be still and know that You alone are God. You know me inside out, so search me and take away anything that is not of You.

As I strive to see Your grace at work in me and to maintain the personal relationship with You, I pray that You will continuously fill me with rivers of living water that will bring forth fruit at the appropriate time.

Psalms 1:3 He will be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season. Whose leaf also shall not wither. And whatever he does shall prosper.

2 Timothy 3:16-17 All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.

Wisdom And Guidance

Thank you for Your wisdom and guidance as I face my daily responsibilities. Guide me, strengthen me and wrap me tightly in your arms. In You, Christ Jesus, is where I find peace and hope.

You are my Jehovah Shalom and my Comforter. I am a child of the One true living God! I declare I am blessed and highly favored! In Jesus’ name, I pray, SO BE IT … Amen and Amen!

Psalms 139:23-24 Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my concerns. See if there is any offensive way in me; lead me in the everlasting way.

Jeremiah 51:10 – The Lord has revealed our righteousness. Come and let us declare in Zion the work of the Lord our God.

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  1. Father God, please remove all doubt in my mind. Help me to put all my trust and my faith in you alone. Remove guilt from me as this gets in the way of my relationship with you, Father in Heaven. Help me, show me through Your precious Son Jesus who suffered and died on the cross to forgive us of our sins. Thank you, Father for being at our sides each moment we are on this earth. Show me how to serve you, Lord Jesus. Help me to be kind, and gentle, and teach me to pray and witness for You. Thank you, Father God that we are Your children. Bring the wandering to Your fold,. Thank you, God for blessing us with all our daily needs, Bless those who are less fortunate. Bless those who are sick, and will not get well with peace, comfort and strength. Give strength to those who care for the sick. Thank you, Jesus for working thru’ the nurses, doctors, and other caregivers who take care of the sick. All this I pray in Your precious name. Amen.

  2. God build faith in me.
    GOD come live in me and grow in me in all aspects of my ways on this earth. GOD I DEPEND ON YOU.