Friendship is a beautiful gift God has given us all. It’s an opportunity to be blessed and to be a blessing, a privilege to love and be loved.
We’re blessed with amazing people who have stuck with us through thick and thin through this gift.
Scripture refers to these kinds of friends as friends that stick closer than a brother.
They are our support system, our greatest cheerleaders, and our sources of encouragement. It doesn’t matter how long we’ve known them. They’re special and simply amazing.
Those who are blessed with such great friends always want to celebrate them, especially on their birthdays.
These birthday prayers for a friend will be a good way to begin celebrating that special friend God has blessed you with.
Below are Birthday Prayers for a Friend.
Birthday Prayer for My Friend.
Proverbs 18:24 (NIV) – A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Happy birthday dear friend. I celebrate you on this day of your birth. Thank you for coming into my life and for being a blessing to me. I pray that this new age will usher better things into your life.
The Lord will keep you and be gracious to you and lift His countenance on you for all-around blessings.
Happy birthday dear friend!
Birthday Prayer for a Best Female Friend.
Proverbs 17:17 (NIV) – A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
A dear best female friend, happy birthday to you. Thank you for helping me see the expression of God’s love through you.
All through the years, I’ve known you until now, you’ve been a great source of inspiration and motivation to me.
Countless times, you’ve played the role of a cheerleader and support system. I couldn’t have asked for a better friend.
Hence, I pray to the Lord that as you mark your birthday today, He will open the heavens and bless you.
He will bless your coming and going and establish the works of your hands. I pray that in your time of need, God Himself will always be there to help you.
I wish you long life and prosperity, dear friend. Happy birthday!
Birthday Prayer for a Best Friend.
Psalm 1:3 (NIV) – He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruits in season and whose leaves do not wither. Whatever he does, prosper.
My coolest bestie, I wish you an awesome birthday. I thank God for blessing me with you, best friend.
I’m glad that God brought you to the world. Otherwise, I wouldn’t have met you. The world is certainly a better place because you’re in it.
I pray that God will bless and keep you from evil. I pray that He will cause every aspect of your life to blossom like a tree planted by the waters so that you’ll be fruitful beyond measure.
Happy birthday, bestie.
Birthday Prayer for a Bosom Friend.
Proverbs 27:9 (NIV) – Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart, and the pleasantness of one’s friend springs from his earnest counsel.
Gracious God, by my friendship with ___(mention the name), you have brought joy to my heart. I’ll always be eternally grateful to you for our pure friendship.
Dear friend, I pray on this day that God makes your heart overflow with unspeakable joy and peace. May the Holy Spirit, whom you love, teach you to number your days, so you’ll incline your heart to wisdom.
In all you do, I pray God will make you experience His favors and goodness more than ever before in this new age.
Happy birthday, bosom friend!
Birthday Prayer for a Caring Friend.
R0mans 12: 10 (NIV) – Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves.
Dear loving and caring friend. It’s a delight to share in your joy today as you celebrate your birthday.
Having you in my life, especially in my time of need, is more than I ever asked God for. You came into my life as an answer to my prayers.
God has used you to take care of me in a difficult time.
You have not just been a friend; you have also been a super loving and caring friend. I’m thankful to God for your presence in my life.
I pray on this special day that God will honor you especially, just as you have honored me several times.
Above all, I pray that the Lord will also take care of you and raise help for you when you need it, just as you’ve always been there for me.
I love you, beloved; happy birthday to you.
Birthday Prayer for a Childhood Friend.
Proverbs 4:10 (NIV) – If one falls down, his friend can help him up. But pity the one who falls and has no one to help him up.
Awesome God, thank you for my childhood friend. Growing up with her was so much fun.
Together we have fallen and have helped each other up together; we have seen your faithfulness.
Dear Lord, as she adds another year, I ask that you will grant the desires of her heart.
I pray that she will experience growth and increase on every side to experience supernatural ease and favor. Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Close Female Friend.
Psalm 37:4 (NIV) – Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Faithful Father, I’m grateful for the gift of ______(mention the name), who has been a blessing in my life.
Today, I join her to celebrate her birthday. I pray that she will be strong in the grace of God. May she delight in the Lord and seek Him daily.
Lord, I pray that you will hear her secret cries and grant the desires of her heart. May she receive help in times of trouble and comfort in sorrow. Amen.
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Birthday Prayer for a Close Male Friend.
Isaiah 46:4 (NIV) – Even to your old age and grey 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.
Maker of the universe, you are the giver and sustainer of life. You had called us before we were born and ordained us for your purpose.
I pray for my friend whose birthday is today. On this day and always, I ask that you keep and sustain him.
Lord, in his new age, may your plans and purposes for his life begin to manifest. May his life show forth your glory, and may his light never dim.
Cause him to delight in you, and may his soul rejoice in your salvation. Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Family Friend.
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 towards you, and give you peace.
Loving God, I present my family friend to you on this occasion of her birthday. I ask that you keep her and be gracious to her.
Turn your face towards her and give her peace. In this new season of her life, she shall not be moved because you will sustain her in your peace.
Lord, I pray that you will uphold her with your righteous right hand and establish her path.
I also pray that love and laughter shall not depart from her home. I ask that the New Year will usher her into new realms of glory in Christ. Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Friend’s Child.
Philippians 1:3 (NIV) – I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy.
Holy Father, each time I remember the bundle of joy you have given my friend, my heart is gladdened. I remember the years we prayed and trusted you for the miracle of conception. You heard our cries and blessed my friend with her child.
Today, we remember your goodness as we celebrate the birth of this child. I have watched her grow, and I have seen your hand upon her. I pray that she continues to grow in wisdom and stature.
May she increase in the grace of the Lord and live to fulfill her purpose. I ask that she will continue to be a source of joy and light to us.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a friend’s husband.
Romans 15:13 (NIV) – The God of hope fills you with all joy and peace as you overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Prince of Peace, your word says that you will keep in perfect peace those who trust in you.
I pray for my friend’s husband that you will keep him in your peace. As he celebrates his birthday, I ask that you fill his heart with peace and love.
The past year has been tough not just for him but for the family as well. So I ask that you will grant him rest this season.
May this year be better than the past years he has experienced so that more than ever before, he will see your hand upon his life.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Friends Wife.
Philippians 4:19 (NIV) – And My God will meet all your need according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.
Dear Lord, I pray for my friend’s wife, who is marking her birthday; I ask that you make her enjoy abundance from now on.
Lord, make all grace abound for her and be her sufficiency. I declare by faith that she will lack no good thing in this new age.
Lord Jesus, I also pray that you bless her and strengthen her. I pray that she will have a deeper relationship with you so that she may grow to be more like you in all things.
May she know the depth of your love for her, so she may be guided by it, Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Friend’s Dad.
Lamentations 3:22-23 (NIV) – Because of the Lord’s great love, we are not consumed, for his compassion never fails. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
Abba Father, you have sustained my friend’s dad all these years with health and strength. By your mercy, you have kept him so that he is not consumed.
Thank you for all that you have done and will continue to do in his life.
Dear Lord, on this occasion of his birthday, I ask that you bless him with peace. Please bless his children too, so that his heart may merry in their success.
Preserve his life so that he may live to see his children’s children. Loving God, I pray that he may live his remaining years in plenty and prosperity.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Birthday Prayer for a Friends Mom.
Proverbs 31:31 (NIV) – Give her the reward she has earned, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.
Merciful Father, for all the sacrifices my friend’s mom has made for her, I ask that you bless her. May she reap the fruit of her labor. She shall not plant, and another will harvest.
Lord, may her labor of love over her children bring her favor before you and praise in the city gate.
Bless her today and every day with love, laughter, and happiness. I pray that she feels surrounded by your love always and be guided by it. May she spend her time knowing and loving you all the days of her life.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Happy 50th birthday Prayer for a Friend.
Proverbs 20:29 (NIV) – The glory of young men is their strength, grey hair the splendor of the old.
Faithful Father, thank you for your many blessings on my friend as he celebrates fifty years.
I pray that this half-century will be the beginning of true happiness, prosperity, joy, and peace. May this new age open doors for her.
I declare by faith that this season, she will experience ease and comfort.
That you Lord will carry her in your hands and take her to places, she only imagined. I pray that she reaps bountifully every good seed she has ever sown in life.
May she never have better yesteryears.
In Jesus’ name, Amen.
I pray that the Lord answer you as you pray these birthday prayers for a friend. So that through these prayers, you will be a blessing to your friends as they celebrate their day.