The morning is a sacred time. As the sun rises and the new day begins, we can set our intentions and connect with our lord God. Whether you’re just waking up or about to start your day, these prayers and Bible verses will help you connect with Him and get His blessing for the day ahead.
Start this wonderful new day by connecting with Him and allowing His grace to guide the day before you.
Prayers for Morning
Prayer to Start Your Day
Dear God, Thank you for the opportunity to start my day. Help me be an example of how I can live a life true to Your Word. Continue to bless, guide, and comfort as I seek You and serve others.
I pray for those I meet during my day. Help me to be your light and truth in their dark world. Continue to provide me with the direction, wisdom, and strength that I need as I seek my daily purpose in You. Let me work for You, not my purposes. I pray that you will bless them and their families as they seek you.
Continue to care for them in a way that only you can do. Let us be a blessing to others all day and into the night, knowing that You are there with us all along the way. Please help me to focus on Your Word during my day, so I can be an encouragement to others. Lift up my heart, so I may have a cheerful good spirit throughout my day.
In Jesus’ Name, I pray, Amen!
Genesis 1:5God called the light day, and the darkness He called night. And there was evening and there was morning, one day.
Prayer of Morning Thanks
Everlasting God, Your Word tells us that You are the same yesterday, today, and forever. So today, I thank You for yesterday.
Help me to know how to live in harmony with what is good. Give me wisdom as I enter new situations and things to come. Give me the strength I need to face everyday life with courage and grace. Give me patience as I deal with others who are not always “at my level.” Let me experience a spirit of love among those who do not know Christ.
Continue your amazing work through all believers, so we may be the church Your Son longed for. I pray for myself so that I may be a good witness to others. Help me to find out what is true in Your Word, as well as what is pleasing to You. Please continue in me to grow and mature through Your Word so that I may be an example of Your love. Teach me to seek You and work with others to bring the Good News of Jesus Christ to the world.
I ask these things in Your Mighty Name, Amen!
Hosea 6:4What shall I do with you, O Ephraim? What shall I do with you, O Judah? For your loyalty is like a morning cloud And like the dew which goes away early.
Arise and Shine Short Morning Prayer
Almighty God, I would like to thank You for giving me the gift of life. Help me as I face my day to bring honor and glory to You. Teach me how to live in harmony with what is good.
Give me wisdom as I enter new situations and things to come. Give me courage as I deal with everyday life with courage, grace, and patience. Continue Your amazing work through all believers, so we may be the church Your Son longed for. Please keep my eyes open so that I may be a good witness to others, both inside and outside of my home.
Help me to see what is true in Your Word so that I may gain strength from Christ Jesus in My daily walk with you. I pray for myself so that I may be a good witness to others. Please help me find out what is true in Your Word and what is pleasing to You. Teach me to seek You and work with others to bring the Good News of Jesus Christ to the world.
I ask these things in Your Mighty Name, Amen!
Psalm 143:8Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.
Morning Prayer for God’s Will
O God, our heavenly Father, I thank you for this wonderful morning that you have given me. I thank you for the time you have given me in your Word and for teaching me how to seek you and live my life according to You.
I pray that this day will be filled with opportunities to share the love of Jesus Christ with those around us. Help us to be the best that we can be as we follow your leadership in our lives. Help each person we come across today, even those who are hard for us, to experience your love and grace through our words and actions. Please guide us in making decisions that align with your will throughout our day so that we may honor you more with each passing minute.
We pray all of these things through Christ our Lord. Amen!
Psalm 5:3O Lord, in the morning you hear my voice; in the morning I prepare a sacrifice for you and watch.
Morning Worship Prayer
Loving God, I take this opportunity to thank you for giving me an opportunity to see this blessed day. It is my hope, that as I face each new day, each new breath, and each next step in life; You will be with me.
Help me to live by Yours and Your Word to the best of my ability. Help me to know what is true in Your Word so that I may gain strength from Christ Jesus in My daily walk with you, so that I may be an example of your love and grace in this world before me.
I pray all of these things through Christ our Lord, Amen!
Galatians 5:1It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.
Morning Glory Prayer
God the Father, I thank you for the opportunity to come before You. Thank you for Your guidance and direction in my life. I pray that You would continue to keep me from the evil one and make me rich in every way, so that Your Holy Name may be glorified.
I ask this of You today as I look to the word of wisdom contained in Your Word, so that I may continue on to greater things. It is my hope that as I continue to grow in my walk with you, I would be a worthy and beautiful example to others of how to seek you and work with others in bringing the Good News of Jesus Christ to the world. Help me to know what is true in Your Word so that I may gain strength from Christ Jesus in My daily walk with you.
I pray and believe all of these things in Jesus’ Name.
James 1:5If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.
Bible Verses for Morning
And she said, ‘Please let me glean and gather after the reapers among the sheaves.’ Thus she came and has remained from the morning until now she has been sitting in the house for a little while.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
and I will give him the morning star.
Your dead will live Their corpses will rise. You who lie in the dust, awake and shout for joy, For your dew is as the dew of the dawn, And the earth will give birth to the departed spirits.
Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.
But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
Those who look to him are radiant; their faces are never covered with shame.
Prayer Points for Morning
- Pray for the Lord to grant us strength for the day.
- Pray for the Lord to guide and guide you throughout the day.
- Pray for the Lord to provide for your needs.
- Pray for the Lord to protect us from all danger and harm.
- Pray that the day will bring you closer to God.
Let us share your prayer for the morning around the world.