Lord, I pray that ________ won’t worry about things, wondering, ‘What will we eat? What will we drink? What will we wear?’ These things dominate the thoughts of unbelievers, but You, heavenly Father, already know all ________’s needs. Let her (him) seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and You will give her (him) everything she (he) needs.
Lord, through the power of your Word, warn _______ of danger and direct her (him) to hidden treasures.
Lord God, let ________’s soul wait in silence for you only putting her (his) hope in you. Be her (his) rock and salvation; her (his) stronghold and she (he) will not be shaken.
Father, keep ________ from being conceited, sure of her (his) own wisdom. Instead, let her (him) trust and reverence you, Lord, and turn her (his) back on evil. Then she (he) will be given renewed health and vitality.
I pray that ________ will lean on, trust in and be confident in you, Lord, with all her (his) heart and mind and not rely on her (his) own insight or understanding. In all her (his) ways help her (him) to know, recognize and acknowledge You and You will direct her (his) and make her (his) path straight.
Lord, I pray that ________ would never let truth and kindness get away from her (him). Let her (him) wear them like a necklace and have them written deep within her (his) heart. Then she (he) will find favor with both God and people, and will gain a good reputation.
Lord, let ________ willfully choose to refuse to look at anything vile and vulgar. Let her (him) hate all who deal crookedly and have nothing to do with them.
Teach ________ to realize the brevity of life, so that she (he) may grow in wisdom.
I pray that ________ would give her (his) entire attention to what you, God, are doing right now, and not get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow, knowing that You will help her (him) deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes.
Father, I ask that you energize ________ when she (he) gets tired or weary and when she (he) lacks strength, increase her (his) power.