1 Thessalonians 5:17
pray without ceasing;
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, shall guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
1 John 5:14
And this is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving;
Therefore I say to you, all things for which you pray and ask, believe that you have received them, and they shall be granted you.
‘For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope. Then you will call upon Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you. And you will seek Me and find Me, when you search for Me with all your heart.’
rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer,