Show yourself to _______ as Jehovah Nissi, the God who raises a banner of victory over her (his) battles. Surround her (him) with faithful people to support her (him) and stand by her (him) in difficult times.
Show ________ the right paths to take, O Lord; point out the road for her (him) to follow. Instruct her (him) in the ways she (he) should choose, as one who fears the Lord.
Lord, please help ________ to conduct herself (himself) in the way You have instructed: when You remind her (him) of a grudge a friend has against her (him), to go to this friend and make things right. Then and only then, come back and work things out with God.
Master of Peace, may You give ________ the gift of getting along with others at all times, in all ways. May the Master be truly among her (him)!
Father, will You help ________ see how she (he) can love You by loving others. Give her (him) a heart of compassion and the freedom to express it with those around her. Let her (him) see the neediness in others and want to minister to them. Your Word says that her (his) life will then glow in the darkness and Your light will shine into the shadowed places of her (his) life.
I pray that ________ observes how Christ loves her (him). Your love, Lord, is not cautions but extravagant. You don’t love in order to get something from her (him) but to give everything of Yourself to her (him). Help her (him) to love like that.
Lord, help _______ to avoid shuffling along, eyes to the ground, absorbed with the things right in front of her (him). Cause her (him) to look up, and be alert to the things going on around Christ, where the action is, seeing things from your perspective.
Lord, what I am eager for is that ______ will be filled with love that comes from a pure heart and that her (his) mind will be clean and her (his) faith strong.
Lord, help ________ to not give sin a vote in the way she (he) conducts her (his) life; to not give it the time of day; to not even run little errands that are connected with that old way of life. Let her throw herself (himself) wholeheartedly and full-time into God’s way of doing things, remembering she (he) has been raised from the dead. She (He) doesn’t have to live under that old tyranny any longer, but can live in the freedom of God.
Oh, that you would bless ________ and enlarge her (his) territory! Let your hand be with her (him), and keep ________ from harm so that she (he) will be free from pain. God, grant this request.