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Using the Psalms as Inspiration, Ideas and Guidelines for Prayer

KINDLING WOOD FOR THE FIRES OF PRAYER WHEN IT'S TOUGH TO GET STARTED


When unmotivated (inspiring prayers)

Psalm 1, 19, 27, 103, 107


When feeling faithless (great reminders of the basis of our faith)

Psalm 48, 74, 77, 78, 81, 105, 106, 111, 119


GREAT PSALMS TO LEAD US IN PRAISE, WORSHIP, AND GIVING THANKS TO GOD


Adoration, praise, worship and thanks

Psalm 8, 9, 24, 29, 45, 47, 87, 92-93, 95-96, 98-99, 100, 104, 113, 117, 133-136, 146-150


Special affection to God (some of the most intimate prayers)

Psalm 18, 42, 63, 84, 116, 139, 145


WHERE TO TURN IN THE PSALMS WHEN FEELING AFRAID, OVERWHELMED OR BURDENED


When afraid (need your fears calmed)

Psalm 23, 34, 46, 55-56, 91, 118


When overwhelmed (need to trust God)

Psalm 16, 17, 20, 28, 33, 37, 57, 62, 112, 122, 125, 143


How to cry out to God for help

Psalm 3, 10, 12, 26, 70, 82, 86, 132, 142


When feeling guilty about sin; need to open up and confess to God

Psalm 32, 38, 43, 88, 130, 141


When feeling disciplined by God

Psalm 6, 44, 60, 66, 85, 89, 102, 108, 137


GOD HELP ME TO OVERCOME


When fighting worldliness

Psalm 11, 49, 52-53, 58, 73, 101


When struggling with temptation and sin

Psalm 4-5, 7, 13, 25, 31, 39-41, 65, 79-80


When dealing with persecution

Psalm 2, 22, 54, 59, 64, 69, 83, 94, 109, 120, 129, 140


How to humble yourself before God

Psalm 14-15, 36, 50-51, 71, 75-76, 90, 97, 114, 128, 131


HOW TO RELY ON GOD FOR VICTORY


God gives the victory

Psalm 21, 30, 35, 67, 126-127, 144


God enables us to lead (when need courage and confidence to lead)

Psalm 61, 68, 72, 110, 115, 121, 123-124, 138

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