Tag Archives: fear

A Prayer for a Non-Grumbling, Grace-Fueled, Grateful Heart

Do all things without grumbling or bickering.  Phil 2:14 Do not grumble against one another.  James 5:9 Show hospitality without grumbling. 1 Pet. 4:9 Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thess. 5:18      Dear heavenly Father, ouch. I’d forgotten how many times in the Scriptures […]

A Prayer about the Things We Fear and Treasure

     Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. For […]

A Prayer for Owning and Releasing Our Fears

     And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news […]

A Prayer for Not Vexing and Fretting Evil

Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret—it leads only to evil. For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the Lord will inherit […]

A Prayer for Those Gripped with Fears, but Held by Grace

     When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise—in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me? Ps. 56:3-4 Dear heavenly Father, as the reach of the internet keeps getting bigger the world feels smaller than ever and, the stories […]

A Prayer for Acknowledging Our Fears and Our Savior

     He placed his right hand on me and said: “Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last. I am the Living One; I was dead, and now look, I am alive for ever and ever! And I hold the keys of death and Hades.” Rev. 1:17-18 Dear Lord Jesus, it’s […]

A Prayer for Regaining “Gospel Sanity”

     I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted my eyes to heaven, and my reason returned to me, and I blessed the Most High, and praised and honored him who lives forever, for his dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom endures from generation to generation; all the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, and […]

A Prayer for Resting and Rejoicing in God’s Sovereignty

     When Daniel knew that the document had been signed, he went to his house where he had windows in his upper chamber open toward Jerusalem. He got down on his knees three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as he had done previously. Then these men came by […]

A Prayer for Trusting God in the Midst of Real Fears

     When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise—in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me? Ps. 56:3-4 Heavenly Father, as the reach of the internet keeps getting bigger, our world keeps getting smaller and a whole lot closer. […]

A Prayer about Fears, Heart and Treasure

     Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. For […]