I thank YOU for this day. I thank YOU for my being able to see and to hear this morning. I'm blessed because YOU are a forgiving God and an understanding God. YOU have done so much for me and YOU keep on blessing me. Forgive me this day for everything I have done, said or thought that was not pleasing to you. I ask now for YOUR forgiveness.
Please keep me safe from all danger and harm. Help me to start this day with a new attitude and plenty of gratitude. Let me make the best of each and every day to clear my mind so that I can hear from YOU.
Please broaden my mind that I can accept all things.
Let me not whine and whimper over things I have no control over. Let me continue to see sin through God's eyes and acknowledge it as evil. And when I sin, let me repent, and confess with my mouth my wrongdoing, and receive the forgiveness of God.
And when this world closes in on me, let me remember Jesus' example - to slip away and find a quiet place to pray. It's the best response when I'm pushed beyond my limits. I know that when I can't pray, YOU listen to my heart. Continue to use me to do Your will.
Continue to bless me that I may be a blessing to others. Keep me strong that I may help the weak. Keep me uplifted that I may have words of encouragement for others. I pray for those that are lost and can't find their way. I pray for those that are misjudged and misunderstood. I pray for those who don't know YOU intimately. I pray for those that don't believe. But I thank you that I believe.
I believe that God changes people and God changes things. I pray for all my sisters and brothers. For each and every family member in their households. I pray for peace, love and joy in their homes that they are out of debt and all their needs are met.
I pray that everyone that reads this knows there is no problem, circumstance, or situation greater than God. Every battle is in Your hands for YOU to fight. I pray that these words be received into the hearts of everyone that sees them. Lord, I love YOU and I need YOU. In Jesus' name, AMEN.