Morning prayers from the bible are the best way to start your day on the right path.
When you start your day by talking to the Lord you become aware of His presence and His love, which makes all the difference.
Spending time with the Lord first thing in the morning brings encouragement and peace to the heart. These short prayers and portions of the Psalms can serve as inspiration.
Morning Prayers from the Bible to Start Your Day
Here are eight sincere and passionate morning prayers to start your day on the right foot.
1. Psalm 90:14
Thank you, Father God, for this new day that you allow me to begin. Thank you for your care overnight and for the health, you grant me today.
Look over me and my family today. May my family be under your protection at all times, and may we be able to listen to you and obey you throughout the day.
Thank you because we always count on your presence and your love. In Jesus’ name, amen.
“O satisfy us early with thy mercy; that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.” (Psalm 90:14)
2. Psalm 59:16
Beloved Father: today I want to be satisfied with your love and I want to sing with joy because you are my God.
Lord, thank you that today I can open my eyes and see the light of the sun. Thank you that I can hear the birds and the voice of those I love.
Thank you that I have something for breakfast and a place to live.
I thank you for my family and friends, for my work, and your constant care. Today I want to live according to your will. Help me to please you in everything. In Jesus’ name, amen.
“But I will sing to your power, and in the morning I will praise your love; for you are my protector, my refuge in times of distress.” (Psalm 59:16)
3. Psalm 103:1-2
Father God, my beloved Lord. This morning I praise your name and exalt you because you are my protector.
Thank you because you take care of me every day and help me during the difficulties that come my way.
Today I want to glorify you in everything I do. Help me to show your love to those around me and to be more like Jesus for your glory and your honor. Amen.
“Praise, my soul, the Lord; praise my whole being his holy name. Praise, my soul, the Lord, and do not forget any of his benefits.” (Psalm 103:1-2)
4. Psalm 5:3
My Father, I praise and glorify you today for all your kindness and your great love.
Help me to notice you on this day, Lord. Direct my steps so that I know what I should do in each situation.
Father, I put in your hands all the tasks I have to do today. Help me to be efficient, to use my time and the resources you have given me well.
Help me also to bless my family and treat all people as you want me to. I want to shine for you on this day. In Jesus’ name, amen.
“In the morning, Lord, you hear my cry; in the morning I present my pleas to you, and I await your reply.”(Psalm 5:3)
5. Psalm 121:1-2
Father, thank you that you hear my cry every morning.
Thank you for all the prayerful answers I have received in my walk with you.
I praise you for your great fidelity! Lord, how nice it is to know that you are with me!
Thank you that your presence accompanying me during the night and I know that you will remain by my side throughout the day.
I want to live for you! Help me to understand what your will is for my life on this day. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Thank you, Dad, for the light of this new dawn. How many cute things are around me!
I want to be attentive to the beauty around me instead of focusing on the negative.
Help me to fill my heart with the joy that comes from you.
Help me also to make decisions that gladden your heart. I want to live within your will!
I ask you to care for and protect everyone I love today. May your mighty hand be upon each of us, guarding us against all evil. Thank you that we are yours for eternity. Amen.
“To the mountains, I lift my eyes; Where should my help come from? My help comes from the Lord,
creator of heaven and earth.” (Psalm 121:1-2)
6. Matthew 6:9-13
I see nature and think of your greatness. I praise and adore you this morning, my Creator and my Lord!
You should pray like this:
“Our Father who is in heaven,
hallowed be thy name,
thy kingdom come,
thy will be done on earth as in heaven.
Give us our daily bread today.
Forgive us our debts,
just as we have forgiven our debtors.
And do not let us fall into temptation,
but deliver us from the evil one,
for yours are the kingdom and the power and the glory forever.
Amen.” (Matthew 6:9-13, New International Version)
The Meaning of the Lord’s Prayer
Great is the Lord, and worthy of all praise;
its greatness is unfathomable.
7. Psalm 118:24
* Beloved Father, may my heart be very close to yours today. I want to be more like you.
Help me to hold on to you in the daily hustle and bustle. May I never forget that I count on you in any situation.
Lord, I want to give importance to what is important to you.
May all my actions and my words be to your liking on this day. Guide me and help me, Dad. In your hands, I am today and forever, amen.
*Beloved Lord and Father, shine today through my life! I want to reach others with your light and with your love. Amen.
This is the day the Lord acted;
let us rejoice and rejoice in him.
8. Psalms 27:1 3
Lord, on this new day I cling to your promises. I want to focus on what you say about me, my family, and our situations.
Help me to listen to your voice to receive the encouragement and comfort you want to give me today.
I want to rejoice in you! I want to think about all the good you have given me and my family. You have been very faithful!
Today I want to keep my eyes on you and walk the path you desire. Give me the strength to do it. I love you, Lord, and I want to live for you! In your name, Jesus, amen.