Each sunrise brings us many reasons to praise God and thanks him for his grace and mercy in our lives. We must face each new morning thinking that it is a blessing and a gift from our Creator.
Start each day by handling everything in the hands of the heavenly Father. we carefully review these verses that will help you start the day in the presence of the Lord and have a heart full of gratitude.
Start a good day with God
1. Have hope
O Lord, be gracious unto us; we have waited for thee: be thou their arm every morning, our salvation also in the time of trouble.
I hope in you, Lord. Thank you because you are my strength and my salvation even in times of distress.
2. Receive his love
O satisfy us early with thy mercy; that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.
Father, I receive your love this morning. Remind me during this day that you are the source of my joy.
3. Feel their company
As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
Lord, help me to feel your company and contemplate your face in the depths of my being from the first minute of the day.
4. Acknowledge their fidelity
It is of the Lord‘s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not.
They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.
The Lord is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.
Thank you, God, because you are always faithful. Thank you because your love never ends and your kindnesses are new every day. You are my most precious asset. Thank you for being my Lord.
5. Appreciate the creation
And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.
And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.
Thank you, God, for the beauty of the creation that surrounds me and because everything you have created is good. Help me make the most of this day and always walk in your light.
6. Take care of your soul
Awake up, my glory; awake, psaltery and harp: I myself will awake early.
Lord God, may my soul be alert and awake to your presence and your move in me. May on this day my being be full of joy and gratitude towards you for all the goodness you grant me.
7. Talk about what God has done for you
It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord, and to sing praises unto thy name, O Most High:
To shew forth thy lovingkindness in the morning, and thy faithfulness every night,
Father God, may my heart be filled today with songs of praise to you for all that you have granted me. Help me to talk about you, to give testimony to others about your love and faithfulness to me.
8. Trust God
Cause me to hear thy lovingkindness in the morning; for in thee do I trust: cause me to know the way wherein I should walk; for I lift up my soul unto thee.
Lord my God, may I feel your love on this day. Help me to trust you more and obey your direction in every situation.
9. Talk to God and wait for his answer
My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.
Thank you, Lord, because you always hear my cry and answer my requests. Help me to be attentive to your response, do not allow me to ignore your move in my life.
10. Be diligent in your work
In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thine hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good.
I am in your hands this day, Lord. Thank you for the work you have given me. Help me take advantage of the time and opportunities you grant me. I want to do my work with joy knowing that, thanks to your faithfulness, I will see good fruit.
11. Praise God for his protection
But I will sing of thy power; yea, I will sing aloud of thy mercy in the morning: for thou hast been my defence and refuge in the day of my trouble.
Thank you, Father, because you are the almighty God who cares for me and those I love. How good to know that I can praise you from early in the morning and you listen to me! Thank you because I know that no matter what this day brings, I count on your protection and care. Thank you for being my refuge at all times.
12. Recognize the goodness of God
Because his anger lasts only a moment, but his kindness lasts a lifetime. If at night there is crying, in the morning there will be shouts of joy.
Thank you, Father, because neither your anger nor my crying last forever. Thank you that I can trust your eternal goodness in the midst of any situation and that you will soon bring joy to my life.
13. Cheer up the weary
The Almighty Lord has granted me to have an instructed tongue, to support the weary with my word. Every morning he wakes me up, and also wakes up my ears, so that I listen like the disciples.
Thank you, Lord, that my life has a purpose. I want to encourage the people who are struggling and suffering around me; give me the necessary words and your attitude before them. Help me to hear you clearly and to learn what you wish to teach me today.
14. Bring your requests before God
But unto thee have I cried, O Lord; and in the morning shall my prayer prevent thee.
Thank you, God, that I can come to you in prayer. Only you know what will happen on this day. I ask you to help me listen to your direction and let you guide me through every situation.
15. Seize the day
Love not sleep, lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.
Father, help me to give my best today. May I strive to do things excellently so that you may be glorified through my work. Thank you because you provide enough sustenance for me and my family.
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16. Stay close to God
He died for us so that, in life or in death (awake or asleep), we may live together with him.
(1 Thessalonians 5:10)
Thank you because in you, Lord, I have life. Thank you for dying for me, for loving me and for giving me salvation through Jesus. It is so good to know that you are always by my side! Help me to live each day aware of your presence and pleasing to you.
17. Enjoy serving others
He gets up early in the morning, feeds his family…
Thank you for the opportunity to serve others, especially my family. Help me to have your feelings towards them and towards all those around me. I want to enjoy everything you allow me to do; grant me a happy heart for the privilege of serving and helping those I love.
18. Admire the beauty that surrounds you
Those who live in remote places are amazed at your wonders; from east to west you inspire songs of joy.
Father, may the beauty of your creation never cease to amaze me. Let me notice those beautiful little details that surround me. May songs of joy and praise come out of my heart to you, Creator of the Universe.
19. Let the Word of God guide you
This has come to confirm to us the word of the prophets, to which you do well to pay attention, as to a lamp that shines in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.
(2 Peter 1:19)
Beloved Lord, help me to let myself be guided by your Word. I do not want to rely on my intelligence or natural knowledge, but seek the wisdom that comes from you and let you guide my walk. In you is the true light and in your arms, I find my security. Thank you!