A Prayer For Maturity With Bible References

Gracious Father, I come before you, desiring to grow in maturity in my faith. Your Word teaches us the importance of spiritual growth and maturity in our relationship with you and others.

Lord, I pray that you would help me to grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ (2 Peter 3:18). Guide me in deepening my understanding of your Word and applying it to my life. May I continually seek to know you more and to walk in obedience to your commands.

I ask for the wisdom and discernment to make choices that align with your will. Help me to prioritize the things that matter most and to let go of worldly distractions. May my thoughts, words, and actions reflect the character of Christ (Colossians 1:9-10).

Lord, I surrender my pride and self-centeredness to you. Teach me to humble myself before you and others, recognizing that true greatness is found in serving and loving others (Matthew 20:26-28). Help me to put the needs of others before my own and to walk in humility.

I pray for the strength to persevere in the face of trials and challenges. Help me to trust in your faithfulness and to rely on your strength. May my faith be refined and matured through the testing of my faith (James 1:2-4).

Father, I ask for your guidance and correction when I veer off the path of maturity. Surround me with wise and godly mentors who can speak truth into my life. Give me a teachable spirit and a willingness to learn and grow.

Thank you, Lord, for the promise of transformation and growth in Christ. Help me to press on toward the goal of maturity in my faith, knowing that you are with me every step of the way (Philippians 3:14).

In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.