Prayer Thanking God for His Favor
Father, Your favor belongs to me in Christ Jesus, and I am surrounded with it as with a shield. When Your face shines (smiles) upon me, You make me glad and all goes well. Help me do always those things that please You, that I may live continually in Your grace. In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.
As the Lord gave Joseph favor in the sight of the keeper of the prison, and Ruth favor in the eyes of Boaz, and Esther favor in the eyes of the king, so He will give me favor with men. (Genesis 39:21, Ruth 2:10, Esther 5:2)
For You, O Lord, will bless me, the righteous in Christ. With favor You surround me as with a shield. (Psalm 5:12)
The Lord blesses, keeps, preserves, and protects me. He makes His face shine (smile) upon me and is gracious and favorable to me. The Lord lifts up His countenance upon me and gives me His peace. (Numbers 6:24–26)
I will not let mercy and truth forsake me. When I bind them around my neck and write them on the soft tablet of my heart, I find favor and high esteem with You and man. (Proverbs 3:3–4)
When I seek out wisdom and treasure it, I obtain blessing and favor from the Lord. (Proverbs 8:35)
The man who finds a wife and honors and cherishes her as a good thing obtains favor from the Lord. (Proverbs 18:22)