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Peace

7 Scriptures for Peace to Pray Over Your Life


Psalm 29:11

The Lord will give strength to His people; the Lord will bless His people with peace.

Prayer Declaration:

Lord, thank You for Your promise to give me strength. I trust that You will provide it right when I need it. No matter what I’m feeling or what situation I am in, I can be confident that You will bless me with peace. I refuse to let anything steal that peace, knowing that whatever comes my way, You have it under control. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Isaiah 26:3

You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.

Prayer Declaration:

Thank you, Lord that You will keep me in perfect peace as my mind stays focused on You. Help me to trust in You. Teach me Your promises, that I may cling to them in times of need. Let my mind meditate on the truth of Your Word, rather than on feelings based on what I see in the natural. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


John 16:33

I’ve told you all this so that trusting Me, you will be unshakable and assured, deeply at peace. In this godless world you will continue to experience difficulties. But take heart! I have conquered the world!

Prayer Declaration:

Father, thank you that you are faithful. You are true to Your Word and trustworthy. When I begin to doubt, remind me of all You’ve done for me. I can be confident in all things, because You have overcome every obstacle, including death. Thank You for Your perfect sacrifice, that gives me perfect peace. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


John 14:27

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

Prayer Declaration:

Jesus, thank You that your peace is not the same peace that the world gives. Your peace calms any circumstance and is everlasting. I don’t have to let my heart be troubled. When anxiety or fear begins to rise up, I can cast those feelings down, knowing that Your perfect peace prevails. Fill me afresh today with that peace. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Romans 15:13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing through the experience of your faith that by the power of the Holy Spirit you will abound in hope and overflow with confidence in His promises.

Prayer Declaration:

Thank you, Lord that I can be filled with joy and peace because of the hope I have in Your promises. Your Word is a lamp for my feet and a light for my path. It always leads me towards peace. Help me to be diligent to read it and meditate on it every day. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Psalm 4:8

In peace I will both lie down and sleep; for You alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety.

Prayer Declaration:

Thank you, Lord that You keep me safe and in perfect peace in the day and in the night....in the good times and in the bad. Worry and anxiety will not keep me up at night, nor affect my sleep. I will be able to rest because I am confident in You and Your ability to protect me. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Ephesians 6:13-15

Be prepared. You’re up against far more than you can handle on your own. Take all the help you can get, every weapon God has issued, so that when it’s all over but the shouting you’ll still be on your feet. Truth, righteousness, peace, faith, and salvation are more than words. Learn how to apply them. You’ll need them throughout your life.

Prayer Declaration:

Thank you, Jesus that You’ve given me everything I need to persevere in life. Thank you for the strength that You’ve given me today to battle anything that comes against me. I will put on the shoes of peace fueled by the Good News, so that I am ready for whatever comes my way. No person or situation will be allowed to steal that peace from me. I will walk in forgiveness and grace today, allowing peace to flow in me and through me. In Jesus’ name, Amen.