In this post is a short prayer for healing and recovery for someone you care about.
We’ve all been in the difficult position of seeing someone we love go through a sickness, injury, or surgery and need a go-to prayer for healing and strength for them.
Although any words you send up to the Father are heard by Him, it can oftentimes be nice to borrow someone else’s words of faith, especially when you need an urgent prayer for healing.
Pray this short prayer for healing and recovery for a family member or a friend any time you need it! The Lord is faithful. He hears our prayers when they are offered in faith! So trust Him as you pray!
Feel free to bookmark this short prayer for healing and recovery to pray over and over again.☺️
Short Prayer for Healing and Recovery
Dear Heavenly Father,
I ask You and I thank You in Jesus’ name for healing _________ from the top of their head to the soles of their feet…
I declare that no weapon formed against them shall prosper! (Isaiah 54:17)
By faith, I am believing You are going to heal them entirely of ___________.
By 1 Peter 2:24, I declare that by Jesus’ stripes __________ has been healed!
I believe that we receive this!
In Jesus’ name,
Feel free to screenshot this prayer for recovery and healing to refer back to, or simply bookmark this page!
Questions About Healing Prayer for the Sick
How do you pray for healing for someone?
A healing prayer can be as simple as plainly asking God for what you need;
“Lord, I pray that You heal ______.”
However, I do believe that the Lord likes to hear the deeper desires of our hearts… 1 Peter 5:7 tells us to “cast all of our anxieties upon Him, for He cares for us!” So feel free to talk to God about all the different thoughts you have.
Think of your relationship with God just like your relationship with your best friend or your relationship with the person closest to you who you feel comfortable talking to about anything.
Praying to Jesus doesn’t have to be full of fancy words. You can simply talk to Him from your heart.☺️
When in doubt, simply remember to “tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He’s done.” (Philippians 4:6)
How do you say you’re praying for recovery?
A few ways to let someone know you’re praying for their healing or recovery could be:
- “I’m praying for you!”
- “I’ll be praying for a complete recovery for you!”
- “You are in my prayers.”
- “I’m praying God gives you strength and heals you entirely.”
- “I’m praying for a miracle for you.”
- “I’m praying and believing God is going to heal you and give you all the strength you need!”
What is the best healing prayer?
There is no “best” prayer or any prayer that beats another prayer. Jesus simply wants to hear from us.😃 However, He does say in James 5:16 to “confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.”
So what we see here is that our prayers are powerful and effective when we are living righteously with God.
What’s a good Bible verse for healing?
Here is a complete list of Bible verses for healing and strength to encourage you!
I hope you were encouraged by this short prayer for healing and recovery! Feel free to comment below if you have any questions!