Many times when we are waiting to see our prayers answered, we face our human frailties. We wonder when our prayer will be answered. We wonder if God cares. We wonder if our prayers are even heard. We ask ourselves how do we pray powerful prayers as we see in the Bible.
Let these Bible verses fill you with the confidence to ask God for anything and seek his help whatever the situation, knowing that he hears and responds.
9 Bible Verses That Will Help You Pray Powerful Prayers
Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.
1 John 5:14-15
This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.
If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.
And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.
In that day you will no longer ask me anything. Very truly I tell you, my Father will give you whatever you ask in my name. Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you will receive, and your joy will be complete.
Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven.
These are the scriptures that have assured me that God heard my prayers. They taught me to pray powerful prayers.