10 Prayers of Hope for You to Cling to in 2024
We have a divine God who is the source of all hope. Time and time again, the Bible reminds us of the hope we have in Him. We’ve written 10 short, Scripture-based prayers for you to pray this year when you need a spark of hope, a reminder of God’s goodness, or rest for your weary soul.
1. Based on Isaiah 40:31
Lord, help me to wait on you. Thank you for being my source of strength, and for being my constant helper. May I soar on wings like eagles; may I run and not grow weary, may I walk and not be faint.
2. Based on Hebrews 10:23
Help me, God, to hold tightly, without wavering, to the hope I have in you. I thank you that You can be trusted and you keep Your promises.
3. Based on Jeremiah 29:11
Lord, I know you have good plans for me – plans to prosper me and not harm me. Remind me that you are constantly working to arrange things to give me hope and a future – even if I don’t see it that way.
4. Based on Psalm 94:19
God, when doubts and anxiety rise within me, may your comfort give me renewed hope and cheer.
5. Based on 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17
Lord, thank you for your love and grace that gives me eternal comfort and wonderful hope. Please provide me the comfort and strength to say and do the right thing.
6. Based on Romans 15:13
God, you are the source of hope. I ask that you fill me completely with joy and peace as I trust in you. Help me overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.
7. Based on Psalm 33:18
Thank you, Lord, that your eyes are always on me. Help me place my hope in your unfailing love.
8. Based on Zephaniah 3:17
Lord, you are the living God, my mighty Saviour. Thank you that you take delight in me! May your love calm all my fears, and may I hear the joy-filled songs You sing over me.
9. Based on Psalm 62:5-6
God, help my soul to rest in you, for you are where my hope comes from. Thank you for being my rock and my salvation. In trying times, remind me that you are my fortress, and I will not be shaken.
10. Based on Proverbs 23:18
Thank you Lord that there is a future hope for me. In you, my hope will not be cut off.
As you pray through these prayers of hope, you can also join hands and hearts with kids living in poverty with disability who are longing for hope and healing.
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