Birthday Prayers and Wishes: 15 Awesome

By David •  Updated: 03/17/22 •  12 min read

Often, when members of our families, loved ones, and even acquaintances celebrate their birthdays, we love to surprise them with beautiful gifts and messages.

However, we forget that they need prayers in their lives as much as they need our gifts and messages.

So I’ve provided inspiring birthday prayers and wishes to thank God for your life, as well as the lives of those God has blessed you with, so you can wish them a very blessed birthday.

In addition, there are scriptures in these prayers to make them more powerful.

 Below are Birthday Prayers and Wishes.

  1. Best Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Myself.

Isaiah 46:4 (NIV) – Even to your old age and gray hairs, I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you, and I will carry you; I will sustain you, and I will rescue you.

Almighty God, thank you for the gift of life and for making me a year older today. The past year has been an amazing one for me; In this new age,

I ask that you make it even far more fabulous for me. May I experience a greater measure of your love, goodness, and blessings this season.

I wish myself a bountiful happy birthday in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.

  1. Best Birthday Wishes and Prayer for my Brother.

Numbers 6:24-26 (NIV) – The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.

Happy birthday dearest brother. On this very special day, I wish you the best of Heaven’s blessings.

May God bless and keep you; it’s my wish for you that God will continually make His grace abound for you on every side.

On this memorable day, I can’t help but reminisce on the good times we’ve shared as siblings.

It’s my wish and prayer that the Lord will bless you, especially for being an amazing brother to me.

Here’s wishing you a fabulous birthday, beloved brother.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for a Friend.

Psalm 20:4 (NIV) – May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.

On your birthday, dear friend, may God shower His blessings on you now and always. May you know only joy, peace, prosperity from this day onward.

I pray God protects you from every harm. May you experience His extravagant grace in all aspects of your life from this day henceforth.

Thank you for being a great friend to me. Have an unforgettable birthday celebration.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Boss.

Proverbs 9:11 (NIV) – For through wisdom your days will be many, and years will be added to your life.

Thank you, dear Lord, for giving me an incredible boss – one I couldn’t be more proud of. On this auspicious day that happens to be his birthday, I pray, dear, that God will cause your joy to overflow.

You are not only a boss to me but a leader worth emulating for all your striking qualities. Therefore, I pray God fills your life with peace and divine blessings.

May He crown your life with good health and fulfillment of all your dreams and ambitions. Dear Father, may you grant His many heart desires.

Happy birthday and congrats to you (sir/madam).

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Dad.

Psalm 91:16 (NIV) – With long life, I will satisfy him and show him my salvation.

Happy birthday precious father. With Jesus’ love in my heart,

I pray for you on this wonderful day; may God bless you immensely for all that you have done and still do for us.

You have been more than a father to my siblings and me, you have also been a counselor and support system at all times.

Dad, it’s my heart’s desire that the Lord will keep you strong, healthy and bless you with longevity so that you’ll reap the fruits of your labors.

I specifically pray that God will give answers to all your secret prayers concerning your family and all those connected to you.

May God give you a seat of honor amongst princes. I also request the Lord to bless you for your kind, loving, compassionate heart towards everyone that comes your way.

Happy birthday to the world’s best father and friend.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Girlfriend.

Ephesians 2:10 (NIV) – For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.

Heavenly Father, thank you so much for the gift of an amazing lady in my life. You have graciously added a year to her life today; I pray that you will add even many more years to her life.

Dearest, having you in my life has been such a blessing. You have taught me how to love, give, and live more, especially where God is concerned.

So for this, I ask that God will bless you, especially on this beautiful day.

Even as you find pleasure in loving, giving, and serving others selflessly as Christ did, I pray that on this your birthday, God will remember all your good deeds.

May He open His storehouse in Heaven and rain down His abundant blessings upon your life.

Above all, may He overwhelm you with  His love and goodness.

Happy birthday to you: my precious gift from God. Thank you for being a part of my life.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Mom.

Psalm 90:12 (NIV) – Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.

Happy birthday beloved mother. I pray for your health and overall well-being today, may God breath life upon them. May He establish you in every good work and pour His favor upon you on this joyous day.

I desire that the Lord will strengthen you daily and cause you to experience unimaginable harvest from all the good deeds you have sown in the lives of your children, your husband, and all those who have encountered you.

For your love for God and your relentless passion for His work, may God reward you bountifully. May He make your face radiant daily and bless you for all the sacrifices you have made in our lives.

I love you, mom! To me, you’ll always be the world’s best super-mom. Happy birthday to you, my dearest mother! May you continue to age gracefully!!

Also See: Birthday Prayers for Daughter: 15 Astonishing.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for my Best Friend.

Psalm 16:11 (NIV) – You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand.

Thank you, best friend, for being a friend like no other.

You have been a great source of blessing to me; these past years have been the best of my life with you in it. I pray that God will continue to make you a source of joy to your friends and family.

It’s my prayer for you that you’ll never experience any form of disappointment or sadness all the days of your life because you’re an amazing person.

Happy happy birthday to you, God bless and keep you.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for My Boyfriend.

Psalm 20:4 (NIV) – May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.

Happy birthday, darling. Thank you for being who you are and always standing by me even in difficult times. I appreciate you for your love and understanding of where I’m concerned.

May God single you out for His special favor on this day which happens to be your birthday.

I pray that your new age will usher you into a higher season of love, grace, peace, strength, upliftment, and a sound mind.

Thank you for being such a great person. You’re very much loved and appreciated.

Happy birthday, love!

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for my Cousin.

Psalm 37:4-5 (NIV) – Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him, and he will do this

Dear cousin, happy birthday to you. I’m glad you are a year older today. It’s an honor to be related to you and a great privilege to celebrate your birthday with you.

You’ve been a great help countless times, especially in my times of need.

I pray that God blesses you unimaginably because of your good heart. May He open great doors of opportunities for you and bless you super abundantly.

It’s my wish also that you’ll continue to prosper in life. You’ll never have any course to struggle before you get anything because God will always make way for you before a need comes.

Happy birthday, cousin! I love you with the love of Jesus.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for My Daughter.

Lamentations 3:22-23 (NIV) – Because of the LORD’s great love, we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.

My adorable angel, on this your birthday, I specially request the Lord to bless you and cause His face to shine upon every aspect of your life. May He be exceptionally gracious to you.

May the Lord hear all your prayers and bring all your heart’s desires to pass.

I declare by faith that the mercy of God shall speak for you in every time of trouble. God shall keep you safe from all evil; may His banner of love overshadow you for safety.

Happy birthday, princess. Mom and dad love you to the moon and back.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for My Lovely Husband.

Psalm 65:11 (NIV) – You crown the year with your bounty, and your carts overflow with abundance.

Happy birthday dear hubby. It’s such a delight and privilege to be your wife. I’m most grateful to the Lord for keeping you alive for me and for making us grow old together.

As you’re a year older today, I pray the Lord also increases you spiritually, financially, and otherwise.

May the God Almighty that you call on daily bless your new age. You’ll experience His boundless love and transcendent peace.

Darling husband, may God cover you with the blood of His Son, Jesus, as you go about your business daily. May He lift you far above your equals.

Above all, may God bless you with long life so that you and I will grow old together. And watch our kids become men and women to reckon with.

Happy birthday, my love! I love you with everything in me.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for My Wife.

James 1:17 (NIV) – Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.

Happy birthday to you, honey – the wife of my youth and the mother of my beautiful children. You’re the sun brightens my day, even on cloudy days.

You have been an amazing wife right from the day we got married.  Even though there’s nothing I can give to you that will be enough to appreciate you for standing by our kids and me all these years,

I can only pray for my love and prayers. So I pray that God will bless you in His infinite mercy in a very special way.

My heartbeat, I want you to know that I’ll always love you. May God bless you for me with long life and crown it all with good health so that we can enjoy many more fruitful years together.

Happy birthday, sweetheart. I love you!

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes for Son.

Colossians 3:15 (NIV) – Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body, you were called to peace. And be thankful.

Dear Son, I’m glad that God blessed us with you.

May your days be multiplied in good health and sound so that you’ll continue to be the wonderful son you have always been to us.

God bless you, my child, your mom, and I love you exceptionally.

Happy birthday, son! I feel so proud to have you as my son.

  1. Birthday Prayer and Wishes to a Sister.

Psalm 28:7 (NIV) – The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song, I praise him.

Happy birthday, dearest sister. May God Almighty fill your life with His unspeakable joy today and always as you celebrate your birthday.

My greatest prayer for you, sis, on your big day is that God will make all your big dreams and aspirations come true.

You’re a sister whose worth is inestimable. Therefore, I pray the Lord to bless you with blessings that money can’t money.

Happy birthday lovely sister. You’re loved without reservation.

Conclusion

You should make your birthday; those of your dad, mom, sister, brother, best friend, husband, wife, cousin, or any other special person in your life memorable.

I incorporated birthday prayers and wishes Bible verses to make your prayers more effective.

So go ahead and make your birthday and those of your loved ones as memorable as they can be with these prayers.

David

Is an Ordained Minister and Life Coach. He is an ordained minister since 1988. Shortly after receiving Jesus as his personal savior, he answered the call to ministry.