A good prayer before eating is "Lord God, forgive us our trespasses. Thank you for the provision of this food, bless and sanctify it, bless the hands that prepared it, and replenish the source from which it came, in Jesus name, amen." The pre-meal prayer is also known as "Grace."
Some of the most powerful prayers, as described by the Christian Post, are Exodus 33:13, Philippians 1:9-11 and Psalms 51:1-8. Exodus 33:13 reads "Now therefore, if I have found favor in your sight, please show me now your ways, that I may know you in order to find favor in your sight." The prayer w
Opening prayers exist for a variety of religious events and gatherings where people with religious convictions are found. There are opening prayers for Bible studies, church services, weddings and even business meetings. Most opening prayers contain requests to keep God's (or whichever deity the gro
Some well-known prayers are "The Lord's Prayer" and "Psalm 23." Another well-known prayer is "Hail Mary," a prayer that Catholic worshippers pray to the mother of Jesus.
Some good prayers for strength are "A Prayer for Strength" by Rebecca Barlow Jordan and "Prayer for Healing and Strength." Additional prayers for strength that come directly from the Bible are found in Philippians 4:13 and Ephesians 6:10. These Biblical prayers ask for God's power and might.
A short prayer is a prayer that consists of only a few words. "Help me," "Be still and know that I am God" and "Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner" are examples of short prayers.
A prayer for someone who is dying is "Prayer for Acceptance of Death" and "Prayers for the Dying - A Prayer." Another prayer for someone who is dying is "Prayer of Commendation," and the prayer tells the departing soul to leave the world.
One good-luck prayer, posted by Prayers for Special Help, begins, "Lord, I want to thank you for all you have done for me and all that you will continue to help me do in my life." The prayer continues on to ask for guidance and blessings.
A prayer meeting encourages discipline in prayer, develops spiritual growth, builds bonds between participants and creates a support system. Prayer meeting participants often feel encouraged and better able to handle obstacles.
Some healing prayers are "Short Prayer for Healing" and "Powerful Prayer for Healing." Additional prayers that focus on God's mercy and pleas for healing are "Prayer for a Sick Person" and "Prayer for Healing and Comfort."