In the week leading up to Mother’s Day, join us in praying for moms and the mother-figures in your life. Each day, we will focus on specific areas of prayer including: love, joy, peace, health and healing, protection, provision, and wisdom.
Heavenly Father, I pray for Your all-encompassing peace over ____________(place their name here); Your peace which is not dictated by circumstances. I pray for Your peace that transcends ____________’s (place their name here) understanding. When she is anxious or worried, I pray she remembers You are her only Source of genuine peace. I pray that You, the Lord of Peace, will give ____________ (place their name here) peace like a river that flows at all times. In Jesus’ Mighty Name I pray. (John 14:27; Philippians 4:4-7; 2 Thess. 3:16; Isaiah 66:12)
Heavenly Father, we know that it is in You that we find joy. Even in our most challenging times, we can have joy because You are with us. In Your presence we find fullness of joy. Lord I pray that ____________’s (place their name here) countenance radiates Your joy. Your joy is her strength. Father, I pray ____________will be joyful always. In the Wonderful Name of Jesus I pray. (Psalm 16:11; Nehemiah 8:10; 1 Thess. 5:16-18).
Heavenly Father, it is in the Name of Your Son, Jesus Christ that I lift up ____________ (place their name here). Lord I pray for her protection and in accordance with Your Word, I pray that You will guard her from every evil and guard her very life; guard her when she leaves her home and when she returns. Lord please guard her now and guard her always. Lord, be her fortress, strength, shield, and her stronghold. I pray she dwells in the shadow of Your wings. In the Precious Name of Jesus, I pray. (Psalms 18:2-3, 91:1-2, 121:8; Deuteronomy 31:8; Psalms 23).
Heavenly Father, I pray for ____________ (place their name here). Father, give her the spirit of wisdom and revelation so that the eyes of her understanding will be enlightened and that she will know the hope of her calling. I pray that ____________ (place their name here) will continue to grow in wisdom. Help her to always seek Your wisdom in every action and in the decisions she makes. I thank You that in doing so, the way ____________ (place their name here) lives will always honor and please You. In Jesus’ Name I pray.
(Ephesians 1:17-18; Colossians 1:9-10)
Heavenly Father, Thank You for Your unfailing ad unparallel love. No love is greater; no love compares to Your love. I pray that ____________ (place their name here) is deeply rooted in Your love and that she knows that nothing is able to separate her from Your love which is in Christ Jesus. I pray that Your love surrounds and covers her. I pray that ____________ (place their name here) experiences the banner of Your love over her today and every day. May ____________ (place their name here) know she is deeply loved by You. In the Name of Jesus, I pray. (1 John 4:16; Ephesians 3:18; Romans 8:39).
Gracious Heavenly Father, You are the Creator and Giver of all good things. I pray for provision for ____________ (place their name here). You promise to provide and to meet all of her needs – daily. I pray that ____________ (place their name here) will bring all of her worries and concerns and cast them on You, with confidence that You will provide. Lord You are Faithful and You watch over Your Word to perform it. Thank you for providing every need in ____________’s (place their name here) life. In Jesus’ Name. (James 1:17; 1 Peter 5:7; Philippians 4:19; Jeremiah 1:12)
Health and Healing:
Heavenly Father, I pray for prosperity and good health for ____________ (place their name here). I pray that she is healthy and whole in her body, her mind, and her emotions as she is strong in spirit. I ask You, Lord Jesus, to give her rest for her soul. If she is tired, overwhelmed or burned out, I pray ____________ (place their name here) comes to You and receives real rest. In The Name of Jesus, Our Healer. (3 John 2; Matthew 11:28-29).
Special Prayer for Those Who Have Lost Their Moms:
Father, we thank you so much for the life of ______________(place the mom’s name here). We are grateful for the time that she spent with us and the life lessons she bestowed. It is not always easy to find peace now that she is no longer here, God. Please give me (or place their name here) strength and a renewed sense of joy. We know that the joy of the Lord is our strength. We also believe in you as a healer of broken hearts. Thank You, Father, for sending the Holy Spirit to comfort, counsel, help, intercede for, defend, strengthen and stand by _________________ in this time of grief and sorrow. In Jesus’s name we pray. (Nehemiah 8:10; Psalm 147:3; John 14:26).