Prayer for Strength and Wisdom: There are times in life
when the easiest thing to do is giving up. But if we take time
enough to look, there are obvious reasons to hold on. At such
times, one need strength, and the wisdom to survive.
Besides the need for strength and wisdom to enable stamina
in times of crisis, there is also strength and wisdom to
Confidence in Divine Help: We must have the courage to
bank on the faithfulness of God to help us with all that we
need before we can really access them.
“Then touched He their eyes, saying, According to your faith
be it unto you” (Matthew 9:29).
In Christ is the strength and wisdom we need to do well.
The Place of Wisdom: Wisdom is essential to conquering
challenges. Many times, the greatest miracle we need is just
the wisdom to take the right step for the desired results to
happen. Wisdom has the capacity of generating the miracles
that are often associated with power.
“And when the sabbath day was come, He began to teach in
the synagogue: and many hearing Him were astonished,
saying, From whence hath this man these things? and what
wisdom is this which is given unto Him, that even such mighty
works are wrought by His hands?” (Mark 6:2).
Prayer for Strength and Wisdom
Thanksgiving: Father, thank You for being my strength ever
since. Thank You for the wisdom to direct my ways so far.
Thank You for the supply of privileged information that have
helped my confidence in the face of trials. Be magnified in
Strength for the Race: Give me the strength to stay true to
Your will all the days of my life in Jesus name. Give me
strength to stay with my convictions even when all hell break
loose for me to compromise in Jesus name.
“And, behold, I am with thee, and will keep thee in all places
whither thou goest, and will bring thee again into this land; for
I will not leave thee, until I have done that which I have
spoken to thee of” (Genesis 28:15).
Strength for Trying Times: Father, have mercy on me and
let me not to break under the burdens of trials in Jesus name.
Give me strength to absorb every shock that must come my
way in Jesus name.
“But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto His eternal
glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while,
make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you” (1 Peter
Wisdom for Solutions: Lord Jesus, infuse me with the
wisdom to understand all situations and proffer the requisite
solutions. I shall never be in want for what to do at any
“But unto them which are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ
the power of God, and the wisdom of God” (1 Corinthians
“When Jesus then lifted up His eyes, and saw a great
company come unto him, He saith unto Philip, Whence shall
we buy bread, that these may eat? And this He said to prove
him: for He himself knew what He would do” (John 6:5-6).
Wisdom for Impact: Father, I do not want to be a liability. I do
not want to be a mediocre. Give me wisdom for excellence
and impact in Jesus name. Give me a wisdom to stand out for
You even in a perverse society.
“Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and
princes, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king
thought to set him over the whole realm. Then the presidents
and princes sought to find occasion against Daniel concerning
the kingdom; but they could find none occasion nor fault;
forasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or
fault found in him” (Daniel 6:3-4).
“That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God,
without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation,
among whom ye shine as lights in the world” (Philippians
Appreciation: Thank You for answered prayers. In Jesus
name I have prayed. Amen!
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