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Prayers for Peace of Mind and Sleep: 15 Helpful

Prayers for Peace of Mind and Sleep: 15 Helpful

Due to life’s many challenges that confront us daily, it’s only natural to experience a lack of sleep at night. At such times, what do you do?

The Bible urges us to take our anxieties and burdens to God who loves us.

Hence, the reason I wrote some powerful prayers for peace of mind and sleep, so you can enjoy committing all of the things stressing you and robbing you of your peace of mind and precious sleep in God’s hands.

Pray them, especially at the start of the day and/or at night, and the God who asks us to bring our burdens to God, the one who bears our burdens.

Below are Prayers for Peace of Mind and Sleep.


  1. Prayer for Peace of Mind.

Isaiah 26:3 (NIV) – You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast because they trust in you.

Most Holy God, thank you because even though my heart is in turmoil you can calm it and give me peace.

I pray that you keep my heart and mind in perfect peace dear, Lord because my heart is steadfast and for the fact that I trust in you.

Take away every worry, fear, anxiety, and stress out of my mind so I can enjoy rest in you.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Sleepless Nights.

1 Peter 5:7 – (NIV) Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

Compassionate God, I’m getting mentally stressed because I have gone through several nights without sleep.

Your word tells me that you give sleep to those you love. Therefore, I ask that you end this sleepless night and give me sleep.

Holy Spirit, overshadow my heart with your peace that passes all understanding as I go to bed tonight.

Ease all the burdens in my heart that are robbing me of my peace and sleep.

Thank you in advance because I know you will grant me good sleep tonight.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Bedtime Prayer for Sleep and Peace.

Philippians 4:7 (NIV) – And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Heavenly Father, thank you for a day well spent.

It’s bedtime but I’m afraid that sleep will not come my way because of my troubled heart. So, tonight Lord, I ask that you turn my heart towards you. Renew my heart and mind.

Abba Father, breathe upon my heart and life. Let your transcendent peace guard my heart and mind on Christ Jesus.

Thank dear God for hearing my prayers and granting my prayer request.

In Jesus’ mighty name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Calming Prayer for Sleep.

Proverbs 3:24 (NIV) – When you lie down, you will not be afraid, when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

Loving God, thank you for your love, mercy, and grace that I enjoy daily even when I’m not deserving of them.

Tonight, I ask that you help me lay all my burdens at your feet. Grant me your blessing of calming, peaceful, and restful sleep.

May I awake tomorrow to a beautiful day stronger and refreshed.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer Against Sleep Deprivation.

Matthew 11:28-30 (NIV) – Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

29: Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

30: For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.

Omnipotent God, you are the only one who knows everything, both the things that are hidden and secret.

As such, you are aware of why I have been unable to sleep for so many nights now. But Lord, this can’t go on, especially because of the negative effects it will have on my health.

Father God, in your word, you asked all who are weary and burdened to come to you to receive rest.

So, make your word manifest in my life as I have come to you; give rest to my soul that I may bask in sound health.

In the mighty name of Jesus, I pray, Amen.

Prayers for Peace of Mind and Sleep

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  1. Prayer for Healing and Peace of Mind.

John 16:33 (NIV) – I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world, you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.

Loving God, I come to you today, needing your divine healing in my life, especially in my mind.

My mind is restless from all kinds of worrisome thoughts; I’m even overwhelmed already.

Lord, I know you can relieve me of every emotional anguish; and please set my mind free completely and heal me by the power in the name and blood of Jesus.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Peace of Mind and Sleep at Night.

John 14:27 (NIV) – Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

Precious Holy Spirit, you gave us the days of the week to work and the day and the night for restful sleep.

You know I work very hard during the day, but at night, sleep seems to elude me; this is troubling me.

Therefore, Lord, I ask that you restore my sleep; speak peace and calmness to my heart.

From now on, please don’t let the thoughts, fears, and worries that torment my mind and rob me of my sleep anymore.

Instead, make me enjoy good sleep daily from now on.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Peace of Mind and Sleep Recovery.

Romans 5:1 (NIV) – Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.

Great God, I ask that you please help me to live one day at a time. I worry excessively most days, but I know that doesn’t please you.

So, I ask that you help me to not worry about things, especially about what the future holds for me; instead, help me focus on the great things you are currently doing in my life.

As you promised your children in your word, please take care of all of my needs — physical, financial, material, emotional, and spiritual.

Above all dear Lord, please help me to do more of trusting you than worrying.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Peace of Mind Before Sleep.

Psalm 85:8 (NIV) – I will listen to what God the Lord says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants— but let them not turn to folly.

Gracious God, I’m in dire need of your peace in my heart now that I want to go to bed. I’m worried and anxious at the same time.

Holy Spirit, my mind keeps racing with thoughts and worries and the truth is that I can’t seem to bring myself to stop thinking about all the issues I’m faced with. The more I think about them, the more worried and depressed I get.

Father Lord, it feels like I’m sinking in quicksand and can’t get out. Please help me, if you don’t, no one else will. Calm my heart and release your peace upon my heart even as I retire for the night.

Thank you, Lord, because I know that you will grant my simple prayer request.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Rest of Mind.

Exodus 33:14 (NIV) – The LORD replied, my presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.

Lord Jesus, I ask you to give me all-round rest of mind and peace in my body, mind, soul, and spirit. Heal me and remove everything that’s stressing me mentally.

Let your peace reign in my heart so that I can experience true rest of mind daily.

No matter what curveball life throws at me, I decree by faith that the rest of my mind will not be stolen from my heart.

You will keep me enjoying peace of mind daily. As well as good sleep.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen!

  1. Prayer for Restful Sleep.

Psalm 4:8 (NIV) – In peace, I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.

Heavenly Father, I request that you please calm my troubled heart and give me a restful sleep tonight.

May your grace abound for me as I lay down to have a restful night’s rest.

Make my sleep sweet and enjoyable and may I awake to a new day well-rested and beyond refreshed.

Thank you, dear Jesus, because I’m beyond confident that you have heard me.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Sleeplessness.

Psalm 3:5 (NIV) – I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the LORD was watching over me.

Sovereign Lord, thank you for how you led me through today. It’s time to retire to bed for the night but it seems it’s going to be another long night of sleeplessness.

However, I know that you can turn around this precarious condition; and give me sweet sleep tonight.

Lord Jesus, as I lay down to sleep, calm every restlessness in my mind and the tension in my body. Above all, still, all the thoughts and worries that perplex me.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Prayers for Peace of Mind

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  1. Prayer for Mental Peace.

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.

Almighty and Everlasting God, my mental stability is currently under threat.

I pray that heal my mind of everything causing emotional turmoil and mental stress.

Let the glory of your presence illuminate my mind and grant it permanent healing and recovery.

Lastly, dear God, let the peace of Christ rule in my heart now and always.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Warfare Prayer for Peace of Mind.

Isaiah 48:22 (NIV) – There is no peace,” says the Lord, “for the wicked.

Dear Lord of Host, you said in your word that we should demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against your knowledge, and take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.

So, I speak destruction unto everything contrary to you, Lord, or your will which has taken hold of my mind.

And by faith, I declare deliverance and healing upon my mind, body, and spirit. I declare that it’s well with my soul.

In Jesus’ name, the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will overshadow my heart and mind.

Thank you, Abba Father because indeed you are a great God and no one else can be compared to you.

In Jesus’ mighty name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Thankful Prayer for Peace of Mind.

Isaiah 57:19 (NIV) – Creating praise on their lips. Peace, peace, to those far and near,” says the Lord. “And I will heal them.”

Dear Lord Jesus, I’m indeed grateful to you for the great and mighty things you do for me daily.

Even though life’s challenges have been overwhelming, and have constantly threatened my peace, sleep, and emotional and mental stability, you have allowed me to enjoy peace of mind and good sleep daily.

For these Lord, I say thank you from a heart that’s full of gratitude.

May you be glorified in my life dear Lord for the limitless joy, peace of mind, and restful sleep that you have always blessed me with.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Peace of mind is a necessity if you must enjoy good sleep daily, especially at night. Perhaps you are looking for peace of mind and sleep?

Pray the above prayers for peace of mind and sleep and God will release His peace upon your heart that will cause you to enjoy sound sleep daily.

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