A short prayer suitable for using as a blessing in a service or meeting, or for sending to a friend or loved one:-
Prayer for peace, comfort and strength
(a prayer for those in a difficult or stressful place)
Lead me into the valley of your protection.
May I feel safe and secure sheltered there.
Lead me to drink from streams of life.
May I find hope and healing in the waters.
Lead me to fields of green meadows.
May I rest in quiet places on the softness of your grass.
Lead me into the light of your eternal truth.
May I bathe in the promise of heaven.
(a prayer for peace and strength from www.lords-prayer-words.com)
A simple prayer for the day ahead:-
Prayer for Inner Peace
I focus on Your resurrection love
Like a soft bed of grace,
I choose to lie down here.
I feel the peace
You have sown into my heart,
I choose to linger here.
I drink in Your eternal love
Thank you I am clothed forgiveness.
I choose always, to live here.
(a prayer for inner calm from www.lords-prayer-words.com
There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer.
A Prayer for World Peace
The prayer for peace is said daily across the world at twelve noon by people from many different religious beliefs and philosophical persuasions:-
Lead me from despair to hope, from fear to trust;
Lead me from hate to love, from war to peace;
Let peace fill our heart, our world, our universe.
Prayer for family peace
Lord, bless our family
May we be a beautiful garden for you.
Help us to live in harmony, to provide support to each other when needed and at other times space for each of us to grow.
Help us to take the time to receive the warmth of your grace in our lives and to drink from the water of life daily.
Guide us as we live our lives to have the right balance of work, rest and play.
May we be healthy, contented and giving in all that we do.
Create in us an oasis of love and hope that others can rest within and enjoy.
(a prayer for family peace from www.lords-prayer-words.com)