When times get tough, it can be difficult to find peace. And most of us are going through some challenges and hard times right now, whether you're experience financial struggles, personal difficulties, health problems, or a sense of anxiety at the state of the world. It can be difficult to find peace of mind. When you're struggling to find peace, the Scriptures and Prayers can help you find comfort and healing.
Scriptures about Peace
“But the fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things there is no law.”
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God."
"You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you."
"The Lord gives strength to his people, and the Lord blesses his people with peace."
1 Peter 5:7
"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you."
"The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you."
1. A Prayer for Personal Peace
Oh Lord, sometimes my insides feel like a battle zone, where missiles are falling too close to home. Other times I’m caught in an endless storm, with thoughts flying out of control. Confusion reigns, and defeat creeps in to steal my joy. I need Your Divine peace—the deep-down-in-your-heart kind that stays with me day and night and speaks confidently into the wind. Calm my anxious spirit, Lord; all the attacking “if-onlys” and “what-ifs” fill me with needless worry, in the name of Jesus.Amen
2. Prayers of Peace: Embrace Me
Intervene, Oh Prince of Peace! Bestow Your tranquility and love upon me. Embrace me in Your comforting arms, that I may never feel uneasy and alone. Allow Your peace to pierce through my heart as You grant me unity and order in my life, in Jesus' name.Amen
3. Prayer for inner peace and strength
Heavenly Father, in the midst of life's storms, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Fill my heart with Your peace, so that I may be a beacon of calm in a turbulent world, in the name of Jesus.
4. Prayer for Family Peace
Gracious God, bless my family with harmony and understanding. Help us to communicate with love and patience, to forgive each other's faults, and to cherish the moments of joy we share. May our home be a sanctuary of peace, in Jesus' name.
5. Prayers for Peace: A Prayer for Peace of Mind
Almighty God, We bless You for our lives, we give You praise for Your abundant mercy and grace we receive. We thank You for Your faithfulness even though we are not that faithful to You. Lord Jesus, we ask You to give us all around peace in our mind, body, soul and spirit. We want You to heal and remove everything that is causing stress, grief, and sorrow in our lives, in Jesus' name.
6. Prayer for Peaceful Relationships
Divine Father, help me mend broken relationships and nurture existing ones. Teach me to love unconditionally, to listen attentively, and to forgive willingly. May my interactions be filled with Your peace always, in Jesus' name.
7. A Prayer for World Peace
Lord of all nations, we pray for an end to violence and conflict across the globe. Bring wisdom to our leaders, compassion to our hearts, and unity among peoples. May Your peace reign over all the earth and all our nations, in Jesus' name.