Please pray for two friends that they recognize and embrace the love they have for each other, forsaking others in favor of each other. Please help them stay
together and weather the tests of time and relationship. Please help both to heal from past hurts and to stabilize in this love together. Help NPT to put aside his past hurts and the others that infringe upon a good strong
relationship. Help this man recognize and express love to this woman in a non-threatening, accepting manner as well. Make both strong enough to resist temptations and forsake others in favor of one another. Make both see the positive in the
relationship and in one another, building trust and growth in love that withstands time. Make this a relationship that cushions and holds through difficult times as well as shines through the good times, lasting a lifetime for both. Help this man to overcome his past childhood abuse and for both to have good mental health. Make both experience and express gratitude for one another in their lives. Help make others acknowledge and respect their loving relationship as well. Praise God for the mercies he has shown to me in the past and in my
present. Thank you and God bless you.
A Prayer For Couples
Please make of our relationship a great and holy adventure.
May our joining be a sacred space.
May the two of us find rest here, a haven for our souls.
Remove from us any temptation to judge one another or to direct one another.
We surrender to You our conflicts and our burdens.
We know You are our Answer and our rock.
Help us to not forget.
Bring us together in heart and mind as well as body.
Remove from us the temptation to criticize or be cruel.
May we not be tempted by fantasies and projections, but guide us in the ways of holiness.
Save us from darkness.
May this relationship be a burst of light.
May it be a fount of love and wisdom for us, for our family, for our community, for our world.
May this bond be a channel for Your love and healing, a vehicle of Your grace and power.
As lessons come and challenges grow, let us not be tempted to forsake each other.
Let us always remember that in each other we have the most beautiful woman, the most beautiful man, the strongest one, the sacred one in whose arms we are repaired.
May we remain young in this relationship.
May we grow wise in this relationship.
Bring us what You desire for us, and show us how You would have us be.
Thank you, dear God, You who are the cement between us.
Thank You for this love.
By Marianne Williamson. Taken from Chicken Soup for the Couple’s Soul.
I thought this was so apt, such a balm for the heart that sometimes is weighed down unnecessarily. A reminder to refocus and re-see the goodness in the other.
I hope this blesses you as much as it has me.