40 PRAYERS FOR MERCY WITH BIBLE VERSES
Luke 6:36, James 2:13, Matthew 5:7, Hebrew 4:16
Mercy is an important spiritual virtue for every Christian particularly children of God, virtually every one is living by the mercy of God, mercy cannot be separated from us because without it only God knows where we would have been today.
That is why we would be looking at prayers that provokes the manifestation of the mercy of God in our life, but before we explore some of the prayer of mercy we need to have an understanding of what really is mercy and why is mercy important for every Christian man and woman.
What then is mercy? Mercy can be said to mean the compassion of God towards us because we don’t merit it but through compassion of God he gives us what we don’t deserve by his mercy, that is to say an unmerited assistance from God to us his children, the book of psalm 86: 15 gives more explanation to this. We must also understand that mercy is an act of God and it is borne out of the love, Grace and Compassion he as for us.
God mercy is available to those that needs it, According to scriptures God as a place called the place of mercy for his children if we look at some bible greats who found mercy in the sight of God, an example is Adam and Eve in garden of Eden who found mercy in the sight of God even despite sinning against God, God still made aprons for them to cover their nakedness Gen 3:21.
Another person is Noah by the mercy of God he preserved Noah and his family from destruction read the book of Genesis 7, also if you looked at father Abraham God showed him mercy, it was by the mercy of God that God gave him Isaac at a good old age, Another person is joseph by the mercy of God joseph found is way to the top , a slave boy who went ahead to become the prime minister in a foreign land, if you go ahead and read the stories of people like Daniel, Moses, David, Hannah you would discover that it was by the mercy of God that made them accomplish their heavenly assignment here on earth.
You need to understand that the mercy of God is readily and always available to us because God is always moved to show us compassion and love Matthew 9:36, many atimes if you sit down and look at some happening in your life, you will discover that you are where you are only by the mercy of God.
Lets look at some of the things that will activate the mercy of God in our life’s
Make sure you are at a right standing with God, what this simple means is that you need to be his child to enjoy his mercy, surrender your life to Christ by accepting him as your lord and saviour.
You must do away with sin because God will turn away is ear from sinners, he only hears the voice of his children you must be desperate for mercy let God see the desperation in you that you desire his mercy and surely you will encounter the mercy of God. Ask for mercy and you will see mercy you can do this through prayers by asking in the name of Jesus.
Pray for the advancement of the kingdom of God, when you seek for the advancement of his kingdom through praying for souls to be saved, praying for the expansion of his church by doing this you are touching the heart of God and in turn God will show you his abundant mercy.
Read Godly books and listening to Christian sermons to build your faith in God.
Lets look at some important scriptures that will provoke the mercy of God in our life’s
Luke 6:36 Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful.
For judgment is without mercy to one who has shown no mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.
“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.
Go and learn what this means, ‘I desire mercy, and not sacrifice.’ For I came not to call the righteous, but sinners.”
Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?
Of David. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.
The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful. “Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and you will not be condemned; forgive, and you will be forgiven;
Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
So speak and so act as those who are to be judged under the law of liberty. For judgment is without mercy to one who has shown no mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.
2 Peter 3:9
The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.
“Judge not, and you will not be judged; condemn not, and you will not be condemned; forgive, and you will be forgiven;
Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
40 Prayers For Mercy With Bible Verses
- Oh Lord! Grant me favour in your sight so that you will grant me all my request of (mention your request) in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, let me receive favour in all area of my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, Let your unmerited favour prevail in every situations of my life in Jesus name.
- I confess today that my redeemer lives and will cause His favour to shine on me in Jesus name.
- Oh God of mercy! Have mercy on me today and let your mercy snatch me from those who seek my death in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, by your mercy silence every satanic voice speaking against me to destroy my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord! Use everything around me to favour me in Jesus name Amen.
- Oh Lord! I seek your face as the child seek the face of the parents. Show me your favour in every area of my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, I call on you in my distress today. Hear me and have save me, in Jesus name.
- Lord, let my heart be filled with joy as you answer my prayers according to your mercy in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, declare that your goodness and mercies shall never depart from me in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, intervene in this issue of my life ( mention the issue) before I become a laughingstock before my enemies. Have mercy on me before my enemies see the signs of my frustration in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, I need help at this hour. Help me on this matter before it is too late in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, you are the God that raiseth the poor from the dust, the needy from the dung hill, show me your mercy Lord and intervene in this situation in Jesus name
- Oh Lord, as I serve you continually, let your mercy always overrule judgement in my life in Jesus name.
- Oh God of abundance grace, arise and defend me from every false accusations of the enemy in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, the challenges of my life are overwhelming, they are so strong for me to handle show me your mercy and help me in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, let your grace be sufficient for me today. Do not let my enemies put me inside a pit in Jesus name.
- Jesus Christ the son of David, have compassion on me and fight the battles of my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, have mercy on me and raise helpers for me at this period of my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, don’t let me be ashamed as I cry unto you over this matter, help me by your grace and give me a testimony in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, open the door of safety for me so that I will run inside before this problem swallow me in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, hear my cry today as I cry unto you in faith concerning this problem, show me your compassion, in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, do not judge me by the measure of my faith. Let the shower of mercy fall on me today in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, I trust in you, let me not be ashamed, let not my enemies triumph over me Jesus name
- Oh Lord, make my life an epic example of your mercy in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, let your mercy speak for me in my place of work in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, have mercy on me and arise for my help in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, save me from my adversaries, without you I can do nothing have compassion on me in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, because mercy belongs to you, do not let any accusing finger pointed against me prevail in Jesus name
- God be merciful to me and bless me and cause your face to shine upon me today in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, show me your mercy and grant me your salvation in every area of my life in Jesus name.
- I declare with faith today that grace and truth shall prevail in my house, in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, I have heard that you are good and abundant in mercy to those who call upon you, shower me with abundant mercy, so that I will share my testimonies in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, let your grace deliver my soul from the grave in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, I have heard that you are full of compassion, gracious, longsuffering and abundant in mercy, let me see your abundant grace in my life in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, let your grace abide with me so that I will prevail against my enemies.
- Oh Lord, according to your word, keep your mercy for me forever and let your covenant of mercy stand firm with me in Jesus name.
- Oh Lord, satisfy my heart with your mercy, that I may rejoice and be glad all the days of my life in Jesus name.
- Help me, Oh Lord my God and save me according to your loving kindness in Jesus name.