Prayer for Relationships – for Real Friends and sense of belonging
This is a prayer (fourth of eighteen – please see categories of prayer in 1 March, 2015 blog introducing this campaign) ) prepared by the loveSingapore network of Singapore churches in celebration of Singapore’s Golden Jubilee in 2015 to be used by Singaporean Christians to bless those The Lord prompts to bless.
As a Singaporean, ptl2010 , is extending this blessing to contributors and followers of ChristianBlessings.
Our Father in Heaven
You are the Shepherd of Our Soul
You see, You hear
You feel, You care
You are relational.
Thank You for this special moment
Thank You for letting me run into …………..( insert your name) today
You have heard our conversation
He/ She desires real friends
Lord, I can ‘ t agree more.
Society is becoming too busy
You created us for community
You put within each of us a deep need to belong in genuine relationships
Favor …………….( insert your name) with close friends, best friends, real friends
Surround him/ her with trusted people among whom he / she can be his/ her true self,
confess his/ her darkest secrets, and share his/ her deepest hopes
Confidants who love him/ her
An inner circle that cares
People who think the best of him/ her and who always act in his/ her best interest.
Most of all reveal Jesus, the Best Friend he/ she can ever have in life and for eternity!
In Jesus’ name, amen.
Proverbs 3:3-4 Never let loyalty and kindness leave you! Tie them around your neck as a reminder. Write them deep within your heart. Then you will find favor with both God and people, and you will earn a good reputation.