The Pain and Sorrow of Grief and Loss – Today’s Marriage Prayer
As we come to you today, our hearts are heavy for those couples who are facing the pain and sorrow of grief and loss. I pray that your love and comfort would envelop them like a warm blanket, and that they would know without a doubt that you are near.
It’s Not The Trial That Makes Us Strong – Today’s Marriage Prayer
1 Peter 5:10 tells us that You perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle us. We're comforted by the words in verse 6 that say, You lift us up in due time. Not in our time, not according to our wisdom, not on our terms... but on Yours.
To Pray For Those Who Have Hurt Us – Today’s Marriage Prayer
Some days it may feel as though we don’t have the strength to love in a way that is pleasing to You, but You have taught us differently. You loved us before we loved You.
Love Is Shown In Many And Various Ways – Today’s Marriage Prayer
Being critical cuts like a knife while exhortation inspires growth. Teach us to see the difference, Lord, as we choose our words wisely and seek only the best for our partner.
A Testimony To The Working of Your Grace – Today’s Marriage Prayer
Lord, we pray that our marriage would be a testimony to the working of Your grace and love. May we be examples of what it means to follow you and to love one another with the same love that you have shown us. May our marriage bring glory and honor to your name.
To Be Likeminded One Toward Another – Today’s Marriage Prayer
We ask that You reveal Your truth to us, that we may walk in truth, being like-minded, strong in faith, and filled with compassion, mercy, and grace.