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10 Beautiful Prayers for Mothers

Are you looking for some powerful prayers for mothers?

There is no role that quite equates to that of a mother. Mothers birth, nurture, provide, heal, among so many other things that would simply take all day long to list!

When we think about mothers, we think about all of those things.

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The Power of Prayer for Mothers

Praying is the best way that we can connect to God. We talk to Him, let Him carry our burdens, as well as tell him our wants, and our needs.

Praying for our mothers is just another way we can connect to God, and it can also help us feel more connected to our mother.

Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 NLT

Prayer Points to Pray for Mothers

As you pray for your mother or mothers in general, here are some prayer points to help you get started:

  • Jesus, I pray for my mother’s health, that you cleanse her mind, body, and soul.
  • Lord, I pray for my mother’s safety. I pray that you watch over her and protect her.
  • God, I pray that you are with my mother when she feels stressed out, worried, or overwhelmed.
  • Loving Father, I pray that you bless my mother’s finances.
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Prayers for Mothers Everywhere

No matter what the occasion is, you can pray for mothers everywhere.

And believe me, as a mother of 5, we welcome all prayers!

Lord, I pray for every mother. I thank you that you continue to nurture, protect, and love all mothers unconditionally. I pray that you continue to watch over all mothers, their home, their children, their spouses, their finances, their safety as well as over their daily lives, Lord.

Thank you so much for the things that make a mother’s life easier. Thank you for her home, her kitchen, her transportation, dishwasher, washer, dryer, and all of the other countless appliances that she uses daily.

I pray protection over all mothers and that you bless their minds, soul, home, and heart. In Jesus’ name.

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Prayer for Overwhelmed Moms

Becoming a mother means you occasionally have a front-row seat to being overwhelmed.

Whether you are overwhelmed because of that laundry you haven’t tended to, the pile of dishes in the sink, or simply just because you are tired, it is overwhelming and the feeling can feel all too much.

Related: Biblical Wisdom for the Stressed Out Mom

We can pray for the moms who are simply tired and overwhelmed because God has it under control.

Lord, I pray for all of the mothers right now who are feeling overwhelmed. I pray for your hand to intercede and take control. I pray that you take the heavy load off of their shoulders. Amen.

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Prayer for Mother’s Strength

As mothers, we need all of the strength we can get. Sometimes we feel like superheroes, but other times we feel our strength depleting almost on a daily basis.

Let’s pray for our mother’s strength that she has within her at all times.

Lord, I pray for my mother’s strength. I pray that you wrap your loving arms around her, Lord. Help her to see what everyone else sees, and take the weight off of her shoulders. Amen.

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Be sure to also pray for single moms to have the strength that only God can provide.

Prayer for Working Moms

Let’s just face it… not easy being a working mom.

Working moms are a true breed of own! It takes a lot of sacrifices to be a working mom. Working moms sacrifice time, money, and patience among other things.

So let’s pray for those working moms.

Heavenly Father, thank you so much for my working mother. Please protect her as she travels to and from work, and keep her safe. Thank you for the financial security that she provides. Thank you for the opportunity she has in the workplace. Amen.

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Prayer for Worried Mothers

It is no secret that mothers worry.

It doesn’t matter what age our children are, either. We never stop worrying about our children.

Let’s pray for the worried moms everywhere!

Lord, please be with all of the worried mothers. We know that you have reign over everything, Lord. Please calm their minds, their bodies, and their spirits, Lord. You are the only one who can take this weight off of their shoulders, and we thank you so much for that, Father. Amen.

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Prayer for Mothers Who Have Lost a Child

Losing a child fills a mother with unimaginable grief.

This grief can only be tamed by prayer and closeness with the Lord.

Let’s pray for the mothers who have lost a child.

Lord, thank you for the incredible gift of life. Thank you for the ability that women have to give birth, Lord. It is a true blessing from you. Please wrap your arms around those mothers who have lost a child. Help ease their pain with your grace, love, and mercy. You are the only one that can carry that weight and we thank you for that Lord. Amen.

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Thanksgiving Prayer for Mothers

We are all here by the grace of God, and of course here because of our mothers.

We should say a morning prayer of gratitude every single day for our moms!

Use the following thanksgiving prayer for mothers to say THANK YOU to God for this wonderful blessing.

God, thank you so much for my mother. Thank you for knowing exactly who we are by name before we were even born, Lord. It is because of you that she is here, and it is because of you that I am here. Thank you for the gift of life to spread your Word and be more like you. Amen.

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Prayer for Mothers in Heaven

Losing your mother is incredibly difficult and heartbreaking.

But, we can cling to the promise of God that we will all get to spend eternity with Him.

Let’s pray for Mothers in heaven.

Lord, through my tears I thank you for my mother. I thank you for the time we had together, and though I miss her dearly I cling to your promise of eternity with you. May she rest well with you Lord, until we meet again. Help me to be strong for myself, and my family, as my emotions miss her here on Earth. Please continue to comfort me and all who miss her dearly. Amen.

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Prayer for Mothers on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a very special day where we get to pamper and love on our mothers a little more than usual.

Though as a Mother, I absolutely love Mother’s day, we should very frequently treat them like its Mothers day even when it’s technically not!

Let’s pray for Mother’s on Mother’s Day.

God, thank you so much for this day. I pray that my mother feels loved, needed, and like the true superhero that she is. Help her to see just how much we love her and care for her, not just today but every single day. Help me to show her that on other days as well, not just today. Thank you, Lord, for my amazing mother. Amen.

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Prayer for Mother on Her Birthday

Birthdays are a wonderful celebration and it is always a lovely and fun thing to celebrate your mom on her birthday!

Let’s pay for Mother on Her Birthday!

Lord, I thank you for yet another birthday celebration with my mother. Help her to feel beautiful, loved, and cared for like never before, Lord. May her day be just as wonderful as she is and filled with your unwavering grace and love. May you continue to fill her life with joy, love, and happiness. Amen.

Are you looking for some tools and tips to boost your prayer life? If so, be sure to visit our Prayer Resources Library where you’ll find everything you need to become a powerful prayer warrior!

Praying for our mother should be essential in our lives! Mothers do and sacrifice so much to do what it is they do. They love, care, nurture, protect, all while trying to do the best they can.

And praying for our single mothers is so important because they need God’s help more than ever!

Let’s rejoice and thank God for our Mothers!

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Pamela from Sweet Motherhood is a mother of 5 who shares all of her tips, tricks, and tools on Faith, Motherhood, and Parenting!

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