Here are 50 powerful prayers for a miracle that will encourage you to keep believing and strengthen your faith for God to move in mighty ways:
Miracles happen every day, but sometimes we need a little extra help to see them. Praying for a miracle is one way to open your heart and mind to receiving the unexplainable and supernatural intervention of God. If you’re hoping for a miracle in your own life, praying specific prayers can help increase your faith and trust in God.
1. A Prayer for Divine Intervention
Lord, I pray for divine intervention for this situation. Humanly speaking, this circumstance is impossible to fix. But I know that with You, nothing is impossible. Please work in a mighty way to provide a solution that will bring You glory. I trust that Your ways are higher than my ways, and I submit this request to Your will. Please act quickly so that there is no doubt that You have answered my prayer. In Jesus’ name, amen.
2. A Prayer for a Financial Miracle
Heavenly Father, I come before You today in need of a financial miracle. There are bills piling up that seem impossible to pay but I know that You are Jehovah Jireh, the Lord our Provider. Please help us make ends meet this month and multiply blessings so that we may generously give to others. My hope is in You alone – may Your will be done in my finances. In Jesus’ name, amen.
3. A Prayer for Physical Healing
God of miracles, I am crying out to You for physical healing. My pain feels overwhelming and I feel hopeless. But I declare that You are the Great Physician and none is equal to Your healing power. Please touch my body in a mighty way, repair what is damaged, restore what is diseased, and completely heal me from my affliction. Give me strength during this trial and use this for Your glory. In Jesus’ name, amen.
4. A Prayer for Wisdom
Lord, Your Word says that if any of us lacks wisdom, we should ask You and it will be given. I need Your wisdom now for this situation. Please grant me clarity, discernment, and direction. Reveal what I cannot see or understand on my own. Help me make wise decisions that honor You. I trust that You will show me exactly how to move forward so that I can walk in Your ways. In Jesus’ name, amen.
5. A Prayer for Provision
Father God, I look to You today as Jehovah Jireh, the God who provides. We find ourselves lacking and in need of provision. Please supernaturally meet our needs. Open the windows of heaven and pour out blessings. We know that You are able to do above and beyond all we could ask. We trust in Your provision and kindness. Thank You for hearing my prayer. In Jesus’ name, amen.
6. A Prayer for a Miracle in Marriage
Lord, I pray boldly for a miracle in my marriage. We’re struggling and only You can heal us. Come between us to renew our love, passion, and commitment to one another. Soften our hearts and break down the walls between us. Forgive us for our offenses against each other and remind us of our covenant. Teach us to communicate with gentleness and patience. Make us one as You intended for us to be. I believe that You can restore our relationship. Thank You for fighting for us. In Jesus’ name, amen.
7. A Prayer for Peace
Prince of Peace, I come before You today asking for Your perfect peace to guard my heart and mind. I feel anxious, overwhelmed, and afraid. The weight of the uncertainty feels unbearable. Please comfort me through Your Spirit and remind me that You are in control. Help me release the things I cannot control to You. I surrender my worries, fears, and requests to You. Thank You for calming this storm. In Jesus’ name, amen.
8. A Prayer for Strength
Lord, I feel my strength is gone and I cannot continue on my own power. I am weary and unable to press on without Your renewing strength. Please flood my heart with courage and vitality again. Restore my energy, revive my mind, and empower me to walk in Your ways. With You all things are possible, so I pray for supernatural strength to serve You well. Thank You for being my rock and my fortress. Amen.
9. A Prayer for Salvation of a Loved One
Lord Jesus, I lift up my loved one who is lost in darkness and desperately needs salvation. I pray that today will be the day that they surrender their life to You, putting their faith and trust in You alone. Remove any hindrances that are preventing them from seeing the Truth. Open their heart to receive Your free gift of grace. Guard their heart from being hardened to Your offer of salvation. Draw them, I pray, into Your loving arms. In Jesus’ name, amen.
10. A Prayer for the Impossible
God of the impossible, I stand in awe of You. Nothing is too difficult for You! I pray for what seems impossible to mankind. I believe that all things are possible with You. If this request aligns with Your will, please shatter impossibility with Your miraculous power. There is no illness You cannot heal. There are no chains You cannot break. There is no dream You cannot fulfill. May Your will be done in my life and for Your glory. In Jesus’ name, amen.
11. A Prayer for Guidance and Direction
Heavenly Father, I desperately need direction and clarity about next steps in my life. Please make Your plans for my life crystal clear. Show me which doors You are opening and which remain closed. Guide my thoughts, words, and actions. I know that You desire only the very best for me. Thank You for caring about every part of my life. Please lead and direct me in a way that aligns with Your perfect will. In Jesus’ name, amen.
12. A Prayer for Gratitude and Contentment
Father God, I struggle with gratitude and contentment. There are so many things I wish I had or wish were different. Please work in my heart to cultivate thankfulness for what I already have. Shift my focus to all Your blessings. When I start wishing for more, remind me of all You’ve already provided. Help me find contentment in every season and circumstance. Thank You for Your constant presence and provision. In Jesus’ name, amen.
13. A Prayer for Courage
Lord, fear and uncertainty are attempting to paralyze me. Right now I need courage to move forward in faith. Give me holy boldness to take risks for Your glory. Help me step out in confidence, trusting that You go before me and prepare the way. No matter what trials or adversity I face, I know You are with me. Fill me with Your perfect peace and courage. Thank You that no enemy can stand against You. In Jesus’ name, amen.
14. A Prayer for the Brokenhearted
God, my heart is shattered and grief feels overwhelming. I feel helpless in this pain. I lift up my broken heart and wounds to You. Please bring healing and restoration. I know that You see my sorrow and collect my tears. I trust that You are close to the brokenhearted. Thank You for Your comfort, peace, and understanding that surpasses all understanding. I know that You will turn this mourning into joy. In Jesus’ name, amen.
15. A Prayer for a Prodigal Child
Merciful Father, I ache and weep for my prodigal child. I feel powerless to help them and overwhelmed with concern. They seem so lost and far from You. Have compassion on them, Lord. Pursue their heart and meet them wherever they are. When they hit rock bottom, be there to pick them back up. Use this to soften their heart and turn them back to You. I release my child into Your loving hands, trusting that You desire them to be found. Thank You for hearing my earnest prayer. In Jesus’ name, amen.
16. A Prayer for Addicted Friends/Family
Father, I lift up my loved ones who are struggling with addiction and substance abuse. They are lost in darkness and their lives are unraveling because of it. Break the chains of addiction, I pray. Help them hit rock bottom if that is what it takes for them to seek Your help. Place believers in their lives to share the hope of the gospel and extend grace. Grant them humility and willingness to accept help. As they take steps toward healing and recovery, meet them with miracle-working power. Let all glory be Yours. In Jesus’ name, amen.
17. A Prayer for Emotional Healing
God, some situations and seasons in life bring intense emotions that feel overwhelming. Fear, sadness, anger, and grief wash over me in unexpected waves. I acknowledge these emotions, but do not want them to pull me into despair. Please grant me supernatural emotional healing. Comfort my soul and renew my mind. Help me process these feelings in healthy ways and move forward with optimism and joy again. Thank You for always listening and understanding. In Jesus’ name, amen.
18. A Prayer for Letting Go of Resentment
Lord Jesus, resentment poisons my thoughts, attitudes, and behaviors. I want to let go of this anger and bitterness toward __________. Fill my heart with grace and help me forgive as You have forgiven me. Heal these emotional wounds so that I might move forward in freedom. Help me to release this and trust it to Your hands. Thank You for releasing me from the burden of resentment. In Your name I pray, amen.
19. A Prayer for Hope
God, I am weary from the battle. My hope for victory feels lost. Evil seems to be winning in the world. Please revive my hope for what You can do. Remind me that You are still on the throne and nothing takes You by surprise. Fill me with Your joy and peace that passes understanding. Help me hold onto Your promises and find strength in Your Word. Thank You that the war is already won through Christ! In Jesus’ name, amen.
20. A Prayer for God’s Presence and Peace
Lord, I feel so restless and uneasy. My mind races and anxiety steals my joy. I long to know the peace that surpasses all understanding found in Your presence. Draw me close to You and still my anxious thoughts. Calm my fears with the comfort only You can provide. Quiet the chaos in my mind as I rest in Your love. Thank You for always listening and caring. In Jesus’ name, amen.
21. A Prayer for Acceptance and Belonging
God, I feel excluded, rejected, and like I don’t belong. It’s hard not to compare myself to others and wish I fit in. Please help me know that I have inestimable value as Your creation. I belong to You and You accept me just as I am. When rejection wounds me, heal my heart and remind me where to find true belonging. Thank You for Your unconditional love. Help me extend that same grace to others. In Jesus’ name, amen.
22. A Prayer for Unity
Gracious God, we live in a divided world full of disunity and conflict. Help us be peacemakers who bring unity. Teach us to love others across our differences. May we see the humanity in each person and treat all with dignity. Grant wisdom and compassion so that we might build bridges and restore relationships. Thank You for making us one through Christ. In His name we pray, amen.
23. A Prayer for God’s Sustaining Grace
Lord, I cannot endure this trial without Your grace. My strength is gone, and I feel completely overwhelmed. I desperately need Your help. Carry me through this dark valley. Help me fix my eyes on You. Surround me with Your peace. Comfort me with Your presence. If this cup cannot pass from me, then help me drink it and may Your will be done. Thank You for always providing sustaining grace. In Jesus’ name, amen.
24. A Prayer for Endurance and Perseverance
Heavenly Father, keep me from losing heart. When adversity hits and problems multiply, help me endure. Build perseverance and character within me. Remind me that troubles will not last forever. Fill me with energy, motivation, and determination to keep moving forward. Thank You for walking with me through every storm. I know You will lead me safely to the other side. In Jesus’ name, amen.
25. A Prayer for Deliverance and Protection
Almighty God, I need Your protection. The enemy is prowling around like a lion seeking anyone he can devour. His threats feel real and dangerous. I come to You as my rock, refuge and shield. Deliver me from harm. Guard me from the enemy’s attacks. Help me stand firm in my faith without fear or anxiety. Thank You that the One in me is greater than the one in the world. In Jesus’ name I pray, amen.
26. A Prayer for Financial Blessing
Heavenly Father, I pray for financial blessing and provision today. Times are hard and money feels scarce. You know our needs and see where we lack. Please supernaturally provide in miraculous ways. Meet us at our point of need and bless us with abundance so we may bless others. We look to You alone as our Provider, not our own strength. Thank You for caring about our daily needs. In Jesus’ name, amen.
27. A Prayer for the Lost
Loving Father, my heart breaks for the lost. Please pursue the unsaved with Your relentless love. Make Yourself known to them. Use me to help others encounter the saving knowledge of Christ wherever I go. Give me boldness and compassion to share the gospel however I can, whether through words or actions. I know You do not desire for anyone to perish apart from You. Thank You for using me in Your rescue mission for the lost. In Jesus’ name, amen.
28. A Prayer for Humility
Merciful God, grant me humility. Protect me from pride, arrogance, and becoming puffed up with knowledge. Help me admit when I am wrong. Remind me that every good gift I have comes from You. Keep me from looking down on others because we are all equal at the foot of the cross. Let me shine Your light through service, compassion, and love. Thank You for this needed virtue. In Jesus’ name, amen.
29. A Prayer for a Pure Heart
Lord, I ask You to purify my heart. Search my innermost being to reveal any hidden sins. Cleanse me and sanctify me. Transform my desires to match Yours. Create in me a clean heart and renew a right spirit within me. Guard my heart from evil. Help me pursue only righteousness. Close doors the enemy tries to enter through. Make me holy as You are holy. Thank You for making me new. In Jesus’ name, amen.
30. A Prayer for Faith in Difficult Times
Lord, my faith feels weak in the face of so much hardship. Fears and doubts clutter my mind. Remind me that You are still in control. Strengthen my trust and confidence that Your plans will prevail. Help me find joy and hope despite circumstances. Guard my heart from despair. You are mighty to save. Thank You for shielding my faith in difficult times. I can do all things through You who gives me strength! In Jesus’ name, amen.
31. A Prayer for Children
Lord, I lift up the children in my life to You. Keep them safe from harm. Help them feel secure in Your love. Instill values and character within them from a young age. Surround them with loving people and good influences. May they come to know You at a tender age. Let them hear Your voice of truth to drown out the lies of the world. Strengthen their faith so the enemy cannot steal it away. Mold them into the people You designed them to be. In Jesus’ name, amen.
32. A Prayer for Work Stress
Lord, work feels overwhelming. The pressure and deadlines seem relentless. Anxiety about job demands clutters my mind constantly. I feel frazzled and burned out. Renew my energy and mental focus. Refresh my mind with rest. Restore my passion and enjoyment for my work. Help me find balance, delegate when needed, and tackle one task at a time. Thank You for caring about my daily needs and job struggles. In Jesus’ name, amen.
33. A Prayer for My Future Spouse
Heavenly Father, I thank You for my future spouse. I know they will be worth waiting for! Prepare us both for our union. Shape our hearts to cherish and honor one another, through all seasons and every circumstance. Help me trust Your perfect timing. Teach me to pray for them diligently. Protect them and draw them nearer to Yourself each day. Thank You that You know exactly who I need and when we’ll meet. In Jesus’ name, amen.
34. A Prayer for Protection and Safety
God, I need Your protection and safety in my life today. Shield me from danger, sickness, violence, oppression, and anything that would seek to harm my body or spirit. Safeguard me wherever I go. Keep evil far from me and my home. Help me walk in wisdom, taking appropriate precautions. Thank You for guarding me. I know You will deliver me from all trouble because I dwell in Your shelter and rest in Your shadow. In Jesus’ name, amen.
35. A Prayer for Healing Relationships
Heavenly Father, our relationship feels broken and I need your healing touch. Mend what has been damaged between us. Soften our hearts and fill us with patience and grace for one another. Where there is hurt, replace it with kindness. Where there is selfishness, restore selflessness. Rebuild trust and intimacy. Remove any obstacles or toxicity that hinders our relationship. Thank You for caring about every one of our relationships. In Jesus’ name, amen.
36. A Prayer for Body Image and Self-Worth
Loving God, renew the way I see myself. Diminish any feelings of self-hatred or poor body image. Help me see myself as You see me: Your masterpiece. Because of Christ, I am deeply loved, fully accepted, and created with purpose. My identity and worth cannot be defined by a number on a scale, my outward appearance, or what culture glorifies. Fill me with self-compassion, confidence, and humility. Thank You for caring about my self-image. In Jesus’ name, amen.
37. A Prayer for a Blessing Over My Home
Dear Lord, I pray blessings over my home today. May it be a refuge, May my home be a refuge, sanctuary, and dwelling place for Your Spirit. Fill this space with Your peace, joy, and love. Keep evil far from here. Protect all who enter from danger, sickness, or harm. Let those who cross the threshold sense Your presence. Teach me to be generous and hospitable here. Thank You for the gift of this house and family. Knit our hearts together as we live under one roof. May each room reflect Your glory. In Jesus’ name, amen.
38. A Prayer for Physical Needs to Be Met
Jehovah Jireh, You know the physical needs I have right now that feel impossible to meet. Thank You that nothing is too difficult for You! I ask You to supernaturally provide in remarkable ways. Open doors that no one can shut. Bring help from unexpected places. Free me from the financial stress and burdens that weigh me down. I choose to place my trust in Your endless supply, not my limited resources. Thank You for hearing this prayer. In Jesus’ name, amen.
39. A Prayer for Sleep
Heavenly Father, I desperately need rest. My mind races at night and I toss and turn. Anxiety rather than peace fills my thoughts. Quiet my soul, I pray. Calm my racing thoughts. Shut out the distractions and noise. Release me from anything that feels unresolved or incomplete so I may rest fully. Grant me wisdom on any changes needed in my daily habits or routine. Renew me with deep and restful sleep. Thank You for caring about my need for rest. In Jesus’ name, amen.
40. A Prayer for God’s Help in Desperate Times
Lord, I feel desperate and urgent for Your help right now. My situation seems impossible without divine intervention. Nothing I’ve tried brings any progress or relief. This suffering feels endless! Show me Your purpose behind this trial. Strengthen my hope that brighter days are coming. Lead me to any people You want to use to help me. Above all, remind me that I’m never alone because Your Spirit is with me always. I trust You unfailingly. Thank You for carrying me through my darkest hours. In Jesus’ name, amen.
41. A Prayer for Letting Go of the Past
God, parts of my past haunt me, and I struggle to let go. Free me from the shame, regrets, and guilts that weigh me down. Refresh my heart and remind me that in You, I am made new. When painful memories resurface or accusations threaten to define me, help me cling to the truth of who You say I am. I release the bitterness and hurt. Heal these wounds from my past. Restore me to joy and wholeness. Thank You for setting me free through Christ. In Jesus’ name, amen.
42. A Prayer for Better Sleep
Heavenly Father, please help me get the restful sleep I need. Calm my thoughts as I wind down at night. Ease my anxieties and remove any fears that keep me tossing and turning. Let me wake in the morning refreshed and energized for the day ahead. Banish bad dreams and nightmares. Protect me from the enemy’s attacks as I rest. Create healthy habits in my life that lead to deep and consistent sleep. Thank You for caring about my need for rest. In Jesus’ name, amen.
43. A Prayer for Happiness
Lord, true joy seems so elusive right now. The search for happiness leaves me empty. I look to lesser, fleeting things to fill me up but still feel unsatisfied. Point my focus back to You – the only source of lasting joy and contentment. Thank You for the delight You graciously give. Let me find joy in Your presence, promises, and blessings. Fill my heart, mind, and life with the abundant life You came to give. Thank You for contextualizing happiness for me. In Jesus’ name, amen.
44. A Prayer for Patience
Father God, give me patience. I feel irritable, restless, and quick-tempered today. The frustration and impatience take my focus off You. Slow me down so that I can listen to Your voice of wisdom. Calm my racing thoughts. Remind me that Your timing is perfect. Teach me to wait with grace rather than anxiousness or annoyance. Thank You for your endless patience toward me. I want to reflect Your patience in my own life. In Jesus’ name, amen.
45. A Prayer for Motivation and Energy
Lord, I need motivation and energy to get through this day with excellence and purpose. The demands ahead feel overwhelming. Physical exhaustion and discouragement are knocking me down. Rally my spirit to faithfully complete each task and responsibility. Challenge me motivate me for the work ahead. Renew my strength so that I may serve You willingly with my whole heart, even when I am tired or the work grows difficult. Thank You for being my ever-present source of strength. In Jesus’ name, amen.
46. A Prayer for Trusting God’s Timing
Heavenly Father, help me trust Your perfect timing. I feel so impatient waiting for this breakthrough or miracle You’ve promised. It’s hard to wait! Remind me that You are always at work behind-the-scenes arranging everything in the ideal timing. You can do in a moment what seems impossible to me. I choose to trust You fully and not rush Your plans. Every promise You’ve made will come to pass, some in this life and some in eternity. Thank You for working everything out for my good and Your glory. In Jesus’ name, amen.
47. A Prayer for Success and Prosperity
Lord, I desire success and prosperity not for selfish gain, but to use it all for Your glory. Guide my steps to take wise risks and pursue Godly endeavors. Open doors You want me to walk through. Close the ones leading me nowhere. Teach me to work with integrity so that my work honors You. Multiply the fruits of my labor. Use any resources You give me to build Your Kingdom and bless others. Let success point people to You. Thank You for every good gift I’ve been given. In Jesus’ name, amen.
48. A Prayer for Mental Health Concerns
Lord, various mental health issues seem to be stealing away my peace, joy, and trust in You. Anxiety, fear, hopelessness and depression feel overwhelming. Please provide healing and freedom from anything weighing down my mind. Rebuild broken thought patterns. Calm my worries and renew my mind with Your truth. Banish any darkness with Your marvelous light. Restore my stability so that I may thrive and find delight in You again. Thank You for caring about my mental health and wholeness. In Jesus’ name, amen.
49. A Prayer for God to Remove Hardened Hearts
Lord, I am burdened by hardened hearts all around. People reject You and speak hatefully about believers. It grieves me deeply. Please soften even the most resistant hearts. Convict those who mock You. Help unbelievers see their immense need for You. Remove scales from blind eyes. Open deaf ears to hear Your voice of truth. Rescue those walking in deep darkness and replace it with Your marvelous light. Thank You that nothing is impossible for You, even melting the coldest heart. In Jesus’ name, amen.
50. A Prayer for God’s Miraculous Power
Almighty God, nothing is too difficult for You! I believe in Your miraculous power to do the impossible in my life and in this world. You spoke light into darkness at creation, parted a sea, healed multitudes, and rose from death. The greatest miracles happen in response to impossible faith. Build my faith and confidence that all things are possible with You. I boldly ask for miracles, signs, and wonders that display Your majesty. To You alone be the glory! In Jesus’s name, amen.
Frequently Asked Questions About Praying for a Miracle
Why should I pray for a miracle?
Praying for a miracle demonstrates your faith and trust in God to do the impossible in your life. It shows your dependency on God rather than yourself. Miracles bring glory and honor to God, displaying His miraculous power and care for people. God also uses miracles to increase the faith of believers.
How do I have enough faith to believe God for a miracle?
Start by believing that God CAN do a miracle rather than doubting or trying to figure out how it could happen. The size of your faith matters more than the size of the miracle you request. Ask God to increase your faith and help you believe He is who He says He is. Pray His promises back to Him. Recall past miracles, big or small. Faith fuels miracles.
Why does God say no sometimes when I pray for a miracle?
God may deny your miracle request because 1) it does not align with His will 2) the timing is not right according to His wisdom 3) He has something better in mind. Lean on His sovereignty and infinite wisdom. Trust that His ways are higher than your ways. Keep praying in faith and submission to His will.
How long should I pray and wait for my miracle?
Pray persistently and wait patiently on God’s timing. He works in miraculous ways, but often not as quickly as we hope. Avoid putting a timeline on when God should answer your miracle prayer. If it doesn’t come, pray for the faith to wait and trust Him. Rest in God’s sovereignty and goodness whether He says yes or no.
Can I pray for miracles for other people?
Yes, you can and should pray for miracles on behalf of others! Stand in the gap through intercessory prayer on their behalf. Your earnest prayers can open doors for breakthroughs, healing, salvation and more in other people’s lives. Just be sure your motives align with God’s heart.
Why do some people receive miracles and others don’t?
Ultimately, it is God’s sovereign choice to perform miracles according to His divine wisdom and timing. We cannot fully understand why some receive miraculous intervention or healing while others do not. In every situation, pray for God’s will to be done and trust that He knows best.
Praying for miracles requires bold faith, patience, and trust in God’s perfect will. Miracles remind us that God hears our prayers and has the power to supernaturally intervene when human limits are reached. He uses miracles to shape both our lives and others’ for His greater purposes. So keep praying in faith for God to show His miraculous power!