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Someone facing illness

Bible references
– Psalm 41:3
“The Lord sustains him on his sickbed; in his illness you restore him to full health.”

– James 5:14-15
“Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.”

– Psalm 147:3
“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.”

– Isaiah 53:5
“But he was pierced for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his wounds we are healed.”

– 2 Corinthians 12:9
“But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”

– Philippians 4:6-7
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

My God,

You are the ultimate healer and source of all comfort. I come before You with a heavy heart, lifting up (name) who is facing illness. I ask for Your presence to be felt in their life, bringing strength and peace during this difficult time. Your Word tells us that by Your wounds we are healed, and I stand on that promise for (name). I pray for Your supernatural touch to bring about healing and restoration to their body.

Lord Jesus,

I ask for Your guidance and wisdom for the medical team caring for (name). Give them insight and skill as they work towards a diagnosis and treatment plan. I also pray for (name)’s loved ones, that they would find comfort and hope in You as they support and care for their friend or family member. Help them to lean on Your understanding and trust in Your plan during this time of uncertainty and fear.


I trust in Your faithfulness and believe that You are able to bring about miraculous healing for (name). I lift them up to You, asking for Your peace to fill their heart and mind. May they feel Your presence and find strength in knowing that You are with them every step of the way. I pray for complete restoration and freedom from illness, knowing that You are able to do immeasurably more than we can imagine. In Jesus’ name, Amen.



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