Prayer Poems

Prayer Poems

Poems about Prayer

Prayer is communication between man and God. A family that incorporates prayer into their lifestyle are giving the ultimate gift to themselves. Life is difficult and suffering is an inevitable part of life. A family that prays knows that they can turn to God and be accepted and loved for who they are. Every human being needs to turn to God with his or her triumphs and failures and know that life is meaningful. A family that prays together has the ultimate support system.

35 Poems describing prayer and feelings of spirituality.

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  1. 1. Teach Me, Lord


    • By Heather Flood
    • Published by Family Friend Poems April 2015 with permission of the Author.

    Teach me, Lord,
    What I don't know.
    Show me which way
    And where to go.

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    Your poem is beautiful, Heather. You ask for what we need the most in order to be able to live for our Lord. We certainly need his guidance so we can be faithful, obedient, show grace and...

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  3. 2. A Mother's Love Prayer


    Lord, help me be the Mother
    You've chosen me to be,
    One parent with a loving heart,
    The mother of my three.

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  5. 3. This Brand New Day

    This brand new day I go in faith,
    But I know not what lies in wait,
    So dear God, this morning I pray,
    Take control and lead the way.

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    An inspiring poem that filled me with faith and hope in our heavenly father. I really enjoyed reading this poem and prayer.

  6. 4. God Bless You, Little One

    • By Ilona M. Blake
    • Published by Family Friend Poems June 2019 with permission of the Author.

    A baby is a gift, a blessing that makes our lives worthwhile,
    As they complete us, give us purpose and always manage to make us smile.

    Their cuddles, snuggles, and soft kisses can brighten up any day.

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    • Rating 4.61
  7. 5. Go With Grace

    Each morning of this month
    When you rise upon your bed,
    May it be with renewed grace
    To face the day ahead.

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  8. 6. Dear God, I Have A Prayer Today

    • By Vivian Rogers
    • Published by Family Friend Poems November 2015 with permission of the Author.

    Dear God, I have a prayer today.
    Please Lord, do not let me go astray.
    Teach me to share your love with others.
    Give me peace to spread to my sisters and brothers.

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    I have been going through a lot of things. Some people say I'm going depression. It is nice to know God is by my side all day, every day.

  9. 7. A Letter To God

    Dear God,

    Can you hear me?
    Can you please take my hand?

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    I have been clean for 5 days and I am doing that myself. I see how you feel. I let God have the wheel. And he has all of my problems.

  10. 8. A Prayer For You

    I lifted you to the Lord today
    as I spent some time in prayer.
    I asked God to be near you
    and your burdens help you bear.

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  11. 9. Lord, I Pray Each And Every Day

    • By Tilly Baley
    • Published by Family Friend Poems December 2017 with permission of the Author.

    Lord, I pray
    Each and every day
    For those who suffer from
    Grief and pain.

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  12. 10. MaMa Said A Prayer

    • By GabbyMac60
    • Published by Family Friend Poems November 2018 with permission of the Author.

    She bowed her head, closed her eyes,
    As she began to pray.
    She said, "Dear God, watch over her.
    Keep her in Your tender care today."

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  13. 11. Prayer For The Morning

    My Heavenly Father,
    How wondrous are Your ways.
    As this new day is dawning
    My soul will sing Your praise.

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    As I read this poem, I could feel my heart opening up and allowing prayer in. One verse of the poem reminded me of a specific chapter and verse in the Bible; however, I cannot recall which...

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  14. 12. My Goodnight Prayer

    Our Father in Heaven
    At the closing of the day
    I clasp my hands, I close my eyes
    I bow my head to pray

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  15. 13. Carry Me

    I run to You with my hurts and fears,
    Carry me, Lord, in Your unfailing love.
    When no one really understands or cares,
    I run to You with my hurts and fears.

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  16. 14. A Gentle Breeze

    • By Laurie Swartzfager
    • Published by Family Friend Poems September 2011 with permission of the Author.

    As I sit here all alone admiring the view of an early sunrise,
    I tilt my head back and close my eyes.
    A soft gentle breeze crosses my face.
    I look around and enjoy the quietness of God's peace and the soft gentle pace.

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    Oh, I like this poem very much. It will continue to be an inspirational poem for years to come. Keep up the good work. :) It made my day and gave me tears of joy.

  17. 15. A New Year Foretold

    • By Debra L. Brown
    • Published by Family Friend Poems January 2019 with permission of the Author.

    This New Year has been foretold.
    Your future is at hand.
    God knows the fate and outcome
    of each and every man.

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    • Votes 189
    • Rating 4.53
  18. 16. Broken

    • By Olivia P. Northey
    • Published by Family Friend Poems June 29, 2022 with permission of the Author.

    It all seems senseless
    I'm broken in a million pieces
    The pain is too much for me
    But I turn my face to Thee

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    Words that resonate in so many hearts. Well done on digging deep into such very personal pain. Keep your faith strong.

  19. 17. Lifeline

    Prayer is the breath
    That revives my soul.
    Prayer is the balm
    That makes my spirit whole.

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  20. 18. No Time To Pray

    • By Angela Harvey Pitcher
    • Published by Family Friend Poems November 2014 with permission of the Author.

    So many times
    I hear people say
    "We are so busy,
    And have no time to pray."

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    • Rating 4.49
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    I have a sister, and she prays in her bedroom every morning before doing anything else. My husband and I were talking yesterday about how disciplined she is. This poem is a tribute to all,...

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  21. 19. These Ol' Shoes

    • By Lori K. Barber
    • Published by Family Friend Poems October 2015 with permission of the Author.

    Lord, it's a mountain you gave me to climb,
    and I've had my share of mountains behind.
    Each time I've climbed I depended on faith
    to guide me along with each step I take.

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    • Votes 131
    • Rating 4.49
  22. 20. Pushed Away

    • By Maria
    • Published by Family Friend Poems March 2017 with permission of the Author.

    I want to be brave.
    I want to be smart.
    I want to be saved.
    I want a new start.

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    • Favorited 58
    • Votes 323
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