Prayer for Freedom – Freedom from Bad Habits
This is a prayer (seventh 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.
If you seek freedom from Bad Habits, pray with me and insert your name as appropriate:
Our Father in Heaven,
You alone are God.
You are the God of Mercy and Might
You give strength to the weak.
You give hope to the hopeless.
You have helped me over and over again.
So, I welcome this opportunity to favor ………….. ( insert your name)
In Your awesome presence today,
You know exactly what he/ she needs
You know the habits and hang ups that are making him/ her feel lousy about himself/ herself
You see the history of failure in all his/ her attempts to quit his/ her bad habits.
This is the Year of the Lord’s Favor.
Today is a new day of hope for ………..( insert name )
Show him/ her the power of Your love
Exchange his/ her weakness for Your strength
Reveal Jesus as the Great Deliverer:
Work Your mighty miracle in him/ her.
Help him/ her break every bad habit in his/ her life.
Because of what Christ has done for him/ her on the Cross, put faith in his/ her heart to believe you for a new beginning
A new life of victory
A new life of self-control
A new life of good habits
In Jesus’ name, amen.
Proverbs 28:13 People who conceal their sins will not prosper, but if they confess and turn from them, they will receive mercy.