Words of Encouragement Blog



Heavenly Father, as we commit to bowing before You in prayer each day as we fast and pray, give us the strength and grace needed to overcome trials, temptations and live holy for your glory. Help us to gain confidence in knowing that Your presence accompanies and sustains those who are of a contrite and humble spirit. Therefore, help us to walk in the spirit of humility, act justly and love mercy—recognizing that pride leads to destruction and humility breeds honor.

Father GOD, I pray for physical, spiritual and emotional health, healing and wholeness for your children who may be suffering and in distress, sick in their body, tormented in their mind, depressed in spirit or just simply need a breakthrough! I pray for deliverance from strongholds, perverse behavior, unholy habits. Demonic suppression, oppression and depression must go!

Father GOD, Anoint us for your service and give us a sincere desire to grow and mature spiritually—desiring to LIVE YOUR WORD over living like the world! Thank you, Father, for leading and guiding us in the way that is right and good. It’s in the sovereign, saving name of Jesus I pray…Amen.🙏🏽~M. Ford

“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” (Micah 6:8)




Father GOD, I pray that Christians all around the world will seek the FACE of GOD versus the hand of God. I pray that as believers FAST and PRAY for spiritual revival in our homes, churches, land and world that GOD would increase our believing faith in His ability to intervene supernaturally and do the impossible in times of personal crisis and world chaos!

I pray that as we deny ourselves the fleshly appetites for food, entertainment and pleasures to SEEK YOUR FACE in prayer and fasting that You will pour out your spirit in ways unimaginable and those things that proved impossible for man will manifest into unexplainable possibilities through GOD!

Thank you, FATHER for hearing and answering this humble prayer. It’s in the powerful name of JESUS I pray and praise always! Amen🙏🏽~M. Ford

#SEEK & SEE—Day5

“Jesus said to him, “If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.”” (Mark 9:23)




Father GOD, deliver your children from the anxiety and fears of this life that so easily ensnare us! For we realize that FEAR and FAITH can not occupy the same space, so help us to trust you with all our hearts and rest in your ability to provide whatever we need.

Allow your perfect PEACE that pass all understanding to guard our hearts and minds—leaning not to our own understanding, but in all our ways acknowledging that You are Sovereign!

Allow a healthy fear of the LORD to permeate the hearts and minds of your people; bringing us into the knowledge that the fear of man brings a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD shall be saved. Thank you, Father, for the truth of your Word and the peace of your presence!

It’s in the name of Jesus, The Prince of Peace, I pray. Amen🙏🏽~M. Ford

#SEEK & SEE—Day4

“Turn away from evil and do good; Seek peace and pursue it.” Psalms 34:14 AMP



Father GOD, I pray that your people, rich and poor alike, will SEEK to KNOW YOU in the beauty of Your holiness! For we understand that Your ways are not our ways; and your thoughts are not like our thoughts. Nevertheless, we believe and trust in your Word and that your loving kindness towards us will never fail, and Your judgment and righteousness will prevail!

Father GOD, I pray that the hearts of the people and those in authority will be turned back to the true and living GOD; and the scriptures would once again guide all decision making in our homes, churches, and government. I pray that the people and our national leaders would not put their trust in military strength, financial leverage, human strategy, or political power and influence to solve our problems and global difficulties; But rather we will put all our hope and trust in ELOHIM, who made the heavens and earth, commands the wind, feeds the birds and clothes the lilies of the field!

Thank you, FATHER, for sending your son, JESUS, to bridge the gap between sinful man and a holy GOD!

Thank you, FATHER, for loving us past our faults, forgiving our every sin, and graciously leading us back into your Will. It’s in the Name of JESUS I pray and praise always! Amen🙏🏽~M. Ford

#SEEK & SEE—Day3

“Thus says the LORD: “Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, Let not the mighty man glory in his might, Nor let the rich man glory in his riches; But let him who glories glory in this, That he understands and knows Me, That I am the LORD, exercising lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth. For in these I delight,” says the LORD.” (Jeremiah 9:23-24)




Father GOD, hear our humble cry and have mercy upon your children this day! For our hearts get heavy and we do not know what we should pray for as we ought.

Nevertheless, You know our every need and you see the desolate places of our hearts—Holy Spirit Activate—revive and strengthen us in our weakest hour!

Oh GOD, give us a Heart that SEEKS after Your Will and not our own selfish way—making your approval our chief concern versus bingeing on your blessings.

Help us to place our attention and desires on pleasing YOU alone, Oh GOD, and give us a Heart that will beat in tune with the desires of your heart. Hear our heart’s cry on today and show us Your glory! In the mighty name of Jesus…Amen!🙏🏽~M. Ford


“Hear, O LORD, when I cry with my voice! Have mercy also upon me, and answer me. When You said, “Seek My face,” My heart said to You, “Your face, LORD, I will seek.”” (Psalms 27:7-8)




Father GOD, I pray that Believers all across the land will find delight in YOU being LORD of their lives. I pray we SEEK Your will in ALL things, praying without ceasing, especially in times of crisis and chaos, so that we may SEE and find strength and hope in Elohim.

For you indeed, Oh LORD, are our refuge and fortress—a strong tower and place of protection and provision when the enemy comes against us like a flood! In you alone we put our trust!

It’s in the faithful name of Jesus I pray, Amen. 🙏🏽~M. Ford

#SEEK & SEE—Day 1

“I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler and from the deadly pestilence. He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler.” (Psalm 91:2-4)




ABBA FATHER, Help believers to see that True worship starts on the inside (heart) and impacts everything on the outside (lifestyle). Empower us to Live a lifestyle of worship that speaks louder than our words. Our hearts’ desire is to be the Wordless Worshippers you seek today!

Father GOD, take us back to the HEART of TRUE WORSHIP where it’s ALL about YOU alone! Hallelujah and Amen!🙏🏽♥️~M. Ford


“But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for the Father is seeking such to worship Him. God is Spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth.” (John 4:23-24)



Father God, I am in your hands! Mold me and make me after your WILL. I am in your hands—use me for your glory and your honor! I come laying on the altar of sacrifice all of my burdens, all of my cares, all of my woes, all of my pain, all of my suffering—You indeed, Oh LORD, are exceedingly able to deliver me from them all!

Oh GOD, I am in your hands! You are the potter I am the clay—mold and make me over until I am pleasing in Your sight. I am in your hands! I am in your hands! I am in your hands! Have your way…Yahweh! Hallelujah and Amen!🙏🏽~M. Ford

“Yet, O Lord, You are our Father; We are the clay, and You our Potter, And we all are the work of Your hand.” (Isaiah 64:8 AMP)



Heavenly Father, help your children as we strive to do your will. Renew our strength and encourage our hearts this day. Mount us up on wings of eagles! As we walk, let us not faint. When we run, let us not get weary. As we stand still, let us feel your presence and power encouraging us to remain strong and run on!

Father GOD, give us an extra portion of your strength, mercy and grace on today. Render the weapons formed by the enemy ineffective against us! Give us your joy unspeakable that transcends all “happenings”. As we forge forward in fighting the good Fight of Faith, help us stay positive, keep the FAITH and GROW through what we GO through!

Thank you Lord for your unfailing love and Faithfulness! Let Your perfect will be done in and through us this day…In Jesus’ mighty name I pray. Amen 🙏🏽

“Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him.” (I John 5:14-15)




Father God, thank you for your compassion that fails not; Your loving kindness that continuously flows; Your Grace and Mercy that never runs out—Great is your Faithfulness towards us!

Help us to be faithful to you as you are faithful to us. Give us a Heart🫀for the things that’s near and dear to Your Heart. Give us a transformed Mind🧠to think on those things that are right and good in your sight. Give us Hands🤲 to do Your Will and not the work of the enemy. Give us Feet👣 to run swiftly into obedience!

Help us, Oh Lord, to never lose sight👁of YOUR Kingdom Calling on our lives. For there is NO limit to what You can do through us as we humbly submit and surrender to Your Will day by day.

Thank you, Father, for loving us past our faults and guiding us into Your precious promises!🌈 It’s in Jesus’ name I pray, Amen 🙏🏽~M. Ford

“Your lovingkindness and graciousness, O Lord, extend to the skies, Your faithfulness reaches to the clouds.” (Psalms 36:5 AMP)